APC-3228
Panel PC User Manual
Release Date
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Aug. 2011
®2011 Aplex Technology, Inc.
Revision
V1.0
All Rights Reserved.
Published in Taiwan
Aplex Technology, Inc.
15F-1, No.186, Jian Yi Road, Zhonghe District, New Taipei City 235, Taiwan
Tel: 886-2-82262881 Fax: 886-2-82262883 E-mail: aplex@aplex.com.tw URL: www.aplex.com.tw
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Warning!___________________________________
This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and if not installed and
used in accordance with the instructions manual, it may cause interference to radio communications.
It has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A computing device pursuant to
FCC Rules, which are designed to provide reasonable protection against such interference when
operated in a commercial environment. Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely
to cause interference in which case the user at his own expense will be required to take whatever
measures may be required to correct the interference.
Electric Shock Hazard – Do not operate the machine with its back cover removed. There are
dangerous high voltages inside.
Disclaimer
This information in this document is subject to change without notice. In no event shall Aplex Technology
Inc. be liable for damages of any kind, whether incidental or consequential, arising from either the use or
misuse of information in this document or in any related materials.
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Packing List
Accessories (as ticked) included in this package are:
□ AC power cable
□ Driver & manual CD disc
□ Other.___________________(please specify)
Safety Precautions
Follow the messages below to prevent your systems from damage:
◆ Avoid your system from static electricity on all occasions.
◆ Prevent electric shock. Don‘t touch any components of this card when the card is
power-on. Always disconnect power when the system is not in use.
◆ Disconnect power when you change any hardware devices. For instance, when you
connect a jumper or install any cards, a surge of power may damage the electronic
components or the whole system.
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Table of Contents______________________
Warning!…………………………………………………………………………….……..….2
Disclaimer………………………………………………………………….…………………2
Packing List…………………………………………………………………………………..3
Safety Precautions…………………………………………………………………………..3
Chapter 1
Getting Started
1.1 Specifications……………………………………….……………………..6
1.2 Dimensions………………………………...………………………….......7
1.3 Installation of HDD………………….…………….…………………….…..8
1.4 Installation of PCI Addon…………..……………………………………..10
1.5 Brief Description…………………………………………………….……11
1.6 VESA Mounting…………………………………………………………..12
Chapter 2
Hardware
2.1 Mainboard………………..…….……………………..……..…..13
2.2 Installations…….…………………………………..…………...1 4
2.2.1 Installing CPU…….……………………...……..……………….....14
2.2.2 Installing Memory…………………………..…………………..….....15
2.2.3 Installing the Jumpers…………………….………………………….....17
2.2.4 Internal Peripheral Connectors……….…………………………....19
Chapter 3
3.1
3.2
3.3
3.4
3.5
3.6
3.7
3.8
Chapter 4
BIOS Setup
INTRODUCTION ..............................................................................30
MAIN ....................................................................................32
ADVANCED......................................................................................33
PCI/PNP .................................................................................. 54
BOOT ........................................................................................... 57
SECURITY................................................................................ 59
CHIPSET ..................................................................................... 60
EXIT............................................................................................. 67
Installation of Drivers
4.1 Intel Chipset Driver.…………………………...…………………………73
4.2 Intel Graphics Media Accelerator Driver...……………………………..76
4.3 Intel 82567LM & 82574L LAN Device Driver……………………….80
4.4 Realtek HD Audio Driver Installation…….…………..…………………85
4.5 Intel Active Management Technology Driver Installation………………88
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Chapter 5
Touch Screen Installation
5.1 Introduction to Controller Board..…………………………..……………91
5.2 Windows 2000/XP USB Driver Installation for 5000 Boards………..….91
Figures
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1.1: APC-3228 Dimensions……………………………………..…....7
1.2: Front View ……………………………………………………….11
1.3: Rear View………………………………………………………...11
1.4: VESA Mounting…………………………………………………..12
2.1: Mainboard Overview………………………………………….....13
5.1 Birdeye’s View of Control Board…………………………………91
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Chapter 1
System
1.1 Specifications
Specs
APC-3228
CPU
Intel Socket P Core 2 Duo Processor, FSB 1066/800/667 MHz, up to Intel
P8400 processor
Chipset
Intel GM45 + Intel 9M-E
System Memory
2 x 200-pin SO-DIMM socket, support 800 MHz up to 4 GB DDR2 SDRAM
Display Size
21.5” 1920x1080 TFT LCD
Maximum Colors
16.7M
Viewing Angle (Degree)
H:170/V:160
Luminance (cd/m²)
250
Backlight Lifetime
50,000 Hours
Rating
Front Panel IP65
Rear Side IP30
Touch Screen Type
I/O port
Resistive Type
Standard I/O
_ Audio, Line-in, Line-Out, MIC-in
_ 2 x RJ-45 LAN connector
_ 4 x USB 2.0 Ports
_ 1 x DB-15 VGA port
_ 1 x DVI-D port
_ 1 x HDMI Port
_ 1 x COM1 (RS232)
_ 1 x PS2 Keyboard/Mouse
_ 1 x ATX Power on/off Switch
Option
_ 2 x COM 2/3 (DB9) by cables
_ 1 x DB-9 Port for (4 x DI / 4 x DO) by cable
Extension
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Storage
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1 x PCI 2.3 Slot (External)
1 x Mini-PCIe slot (Internal)
1 x CF slot (external)
1 x 2.5” SATA HDD
1 x SATA Combo device
Power Supply
AC115/230V
Construction and Color
Metal front panel and housing
Dimensions (WxHxD)
537 x 342 x 99 mm
Operating Temperature
0~50℃
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Storage Temperature
-20~60℃
Relative Humidity
10%~90%@ 40 ゚ C, (non-condensing)
Certificate
CE/FCC Class A
1.2 Dimensions
Figure 1.1: Dimensions of the APC-3228
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1.3 Installation of HDD
Step 1
There are 23 screws to deal with when
enclosing or removing the chassis.
Step 2
Get the HDD screwed to the bracket with
the four screws as shown by the arrows in
the picture.
Step 3
Connect the cable to the HDD as shown in
the picture, making sure the red stripe of
the cable is rightly positioned.
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Step 4
Get the four screws as circled tightened to
secure the HDD. As shown in the picture
Step 5
That’s how it should look after it has been
installed.
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1.4 Installation of PCI Addon
Step 1
There are 23 screws to deal with when
enclosing or removing the chassis.
Step 2
Now slide the addon into the PCI slot,
making sure the golden part faces the slot.
When both parts that are interfaced together
come into the right contact, slightly push the
addon into the rail of the slot. This shows the
addon is already completely connected.
Step 3
After sliding the addon into the PCI
expansion slot, get the one screws as
circled tightened to finish the connection.
Step 4
To finish the job, just fasten the 23 screws as
shown in the picture.
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1.5 Brief Description of the APC-3228
The APC-3228 comes with a 21.5-inch (luminance of 250 cd/m²) TFT LCD. It is powered by an Intel
Socket P Core 2 Duo Processor. The industrial panel PC also features one PCI expansion slot, one
COM port, four USB 2.0 ports, one 2.5” HDD, one CF slot, power input of AC115/230V, etc. It is ideal
for use as a PC-based controller for Industrial Automation & Factory Automation.
Figure 1.2: Front View of APC-3228
Figure 1.3: Rear View of APC-3228
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1.6 VESA Mounting of the APC-3228
The APC-3228 panel PC is designed to be VESA mounted as shown in Picture. Just carefully place
the unit through the hole and tighten the given 4 screws from the rear to secure the mounting.
Figure 1.4: VESA mounting of the APC-3228
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Chapter 2
Hardware
2.1 Mainboard
Figure 2.1: Mainboard Overview
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2.2 Installations
This section provides information on how to use the jumpers and connectors on the mainboard in
order to set up a workable system.
2.2.1 Installing the CPU
1.
Locate the CPU socket on the
motherboard.
Before installing the CPU,
make sure that the socket
box is facing towards you.
2.
The processor socket comes with a
screw to secure the processor, please
unlock the screw first.
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3.
4.
5.
Position the CPU above the socket and
the gold triangular mark on the CPU
must align with pin 1 of the CPU socket.
Carefully insert the CPU into the socket
until it fits in place ‘Gold mark’.
Turn the screw to the lock position.
The CPU fits in only one
correct orientation. DO
NOT force the CPU into
the socket to prevent
bending the connectors
on the socket and
damaging the CPU.
After installation, make sure to plug-in the ATX power cable to the
motherboard.
2.2.2 Installing Memory
The mainboard supports two DDR2 memory socket for a maximum total memory of 4GB in DDR2
memory type.
Installing and Removing Memory Modules
Make sure to unplug the power supply before adding or removing
SO-DIMMs or other system components. Failure to do so may cause
severe damage to both the motherboard and the components.
1.
2.
3.
4.
Locate the SO-DIMM socket on the board.
Hold two edges of the SO-DIMM module carefully, and keep away of touching its connectors.
Align the notch key on the module with the rib on the slot.
Firmly press the modules into the socket automatically snaps into the mounting notch. Do not
force the SO-DIMM module in with extra force as the SO-DIMM module only fit in one direction.
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

A DDR2 SO-DIMM is keyed with a notch so that it fits in only one
direction. DO NOT force a SO-DIMM into a socket to avoid
damaging the SO-DIMM.
The DDR2 SO-DIMM sockets do not support DDR SO-DIMMs.
DO NOT install DDR SO-DIMMs to the DDR2 SO-DIMM socket.
Removing a DDR2 SO-DIMM
1. Press the two ejector tabs on the slot outward simultaneously, and then pull out the SO-DIMM
module.
Support the SO-DIMM lightly with your fingers when pressing the
ejector tabs. The SO-DIMM might get damaged when it flips out with
extra force.
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2.2.3 Installing the Jumpers
Clear CMOS (CLRTC1)
This jumper allows you to clear the Real Time Clock (RTC) RAM in CMOS. You can clear the CMOS
memory of date, time, and system setup parameters by erasing the CMOS RTC
RAM data. The onboard button cell battery powers the RAM data in CMOS, which include system
setup information such as system passwords. To erase the RTC RAM:
1. Turn OFF the computer and unplug the power cord.
2. Remove the onboard battery.
3. Move the jumper cap from pins 1-2 (default) to pins 2-3. Keep the cap on pins 2-3 for about 5~10
seconds, then move the cap back to pins 1-2.
4. Re-install the battery.
5. Plug the power cord and turn ON the computer.
6. Hold down the <Del> key during the boot process and enter BIOS setup to re-enter data.
Except when clearing the CMOS, never remove the cap on CLRTC
jumper default position. Removing the cap will cause system boot
failure!
Normal (Default)
Clear RTC
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COM1 RI/+5V/+12V Selection (JCOMPWR3)
JCOMPWR1
+5V
+
(Default)
+12V
+
Ring
+
COM2 RI/+5V/+12V Selection (JCOMPWR2)
JCOMPWR2
+5V
(Default)
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+
Ring
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2.2.4 Internal Peripheral Connectors
Rear Panel Connectors
No
1
2
3
Label
Function
COM1
Serial port connector
VGA_DVI-D1 DVI port
LAN_USB1, LAN (RJ-45) connector
LAN_USB2
Description
D-sub 9-pin, male
Digital Visual Interface connector
This port allows Gigabit connection to a
Local Area Network (LAN) through a
network hub. Refer to the table below for
the LAN port LED indications. The optional
10/100/1000 Mbps LAN controller allows
10/100/1000 Mbps connection to a Local
Area Network (LAN) through a network hub.
ACT / LINK LED
Status
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SPEED LED
Status
Description
OFF
No link
OFF
10Mbps connection
Orange
Linked
ORANGE
100Mbps connection
Blinking
Data activity GREEN
1Gbps connection
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No
4
Label
AUDIO1
Function
Line-In port (Light Blue).
5
AUDIO1
Line-Out port (Lime)
6
7
AUDIO1
USB1, USB2
Microphone port (Pink)
USB 2.0 connector
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VGA_DVI-D1 VGA port
9
10
HDMI1
KBMS1
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PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse
connector
Description
This port connects a tape, CD, DVD player, or
other audio sources.
This port connects a headphone or a speaker.
In 4-channel, 6-channel, and 8-channel
configuration, the function of this port
becomes Front Speaker Out.
This port connects a microphone.
These four 4-pin Universal Serial Bus (USB)
ports are available for connecting USB 2.0
devices.
D-sub15-pin VGA port connects to a VGA
monitor.
High Definition Media Interface 19P connector
The standard PS/2 DIN connector is for a
PS/2 Keyboard or mouse.
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ATX Power Connector (EATXPWR1)
These connectors are for ATX power supply plugs. The power supply plugs are designed to fit these
connectors in only one orientation. Find the proper orientation and push down firmly until the
connectors completely fit.
EATXPWR1
Amplifier Connector (JAMP1)
Important notes on the Motherboard Power Requirements
 Make sure that your ATX 12V power supply can provide 8A on
the +12V lead and at least 1A on the +5-volt standby lead
(+5VSB). The minimum recommended wattage is 230W, or
300W for a fully configured system. The system can become
unstable and might experience difficulty powering up if the power
supply is inadequate.
 You must install a PSU with a higher power rating if you intend to
install additional devices.
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Serial Port 2-3 Connector (COM2, COM3)
Serial Port 4-5 Connector (COM4,COM5)
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CPU Fan Connector (CPU_FAN1)


Do not forget to connect the fan cables to the fan connectors.
Insufficient air flow inside the system may damage the
motherboard components, and hardware monitoring errors can
occur if you fail to plug this connector.
These are not jumpers! DO NOT place jumper caps on the fan
connectors.
System Fan Connector (SYS_FAN1)
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Do not forget to connect the fan cables to the fan connectors.
Insufficient air flow inside the system may damage the
motherboard components, and hardware monitoring errors can
occur if you fail to plug this connector.
These are not jumpers! DO NOT place jumper caps on the fan
connectors.
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System Panel Connector (FPIO1)
This connector supports several chassis-mounted functions.

System Power LED (2-pin PWRLED)
This 2-pin connector is for the system power LED. Connect the chassis power LED cable to this
connector. The system power LED lights up when you turn on the system power, and blinks when
the system is in sleep mode.

ATX Power Button/Soft-off Button (2-pin PWRSW)
This connector is for the system power button. Pressing the power button turns the system on or
puts the system in sleep or soft-off mode depending on the BIOS settings. Pressing the power
switch for more than four seconds while the system is ON turns the system OFF.

Hard Disk Drive Activity LED (2-pin HDLED)
This 2-pin connector is for the HDD Activity LED. Connect the HDD Activity LED cable to this
connector. The IDE LED lights up or flashes when data is read from or written to the HDD.

Reset Button (2-pin RESET)
This 2-pin connector is for the chassis-mounted reset button for system reboot without turning off
the system power.
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Digital I/O Connector
LVDS Connector (JLVDS1)
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LCD Inverter Connector (JBKL1)

Signal Description
Signal
VR
ENBKL
Signal Description
Bright adjust. Vadj=0.75V ~ 4.25V
(Recommended: 4.7KΩ, > 1/16W)
LCD backlight ON/OFF control signal
SPI Connector (JSPI1)
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Digital Audio Connector (SPDIF_OUT1)
This connector is for an additional Sony/Philips Digital Interface (S/PDIF) port(s). Connect the S/PDIF
module cable to this connector, then install the module to a slot opening at the back of the system
chassis.
The S/PDIF module is purchased separately.
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Serial SATA Connector (SATA1, SATA2, SATA3, SATA4)
SATA1
SATA2
SATA1
SATA4
SATA3
SATA2
SATA3
SATA4
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Service Pack1 before using Serial ATA.
When using the connectors in Standard IDE mode, connect the
primary (boot) hard disk drive to the SATA1 connector.
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USB 2.0 Connector (USB1, USB2)
These connectors are for USB 2.0 ports. Connect the USB/GAME module cable to any of these
connectors, then install the module to a slot opening at the back of the system chassis. These USB
connectors comply with USB 2.0 specification that supports up to 480 Mbps connection speed.
USB1
USB 1
USB 2
USB2
Never connect a 1394 cable to the USB connectors. Doing so will
damage the motherboard!
The USB module is purchased separately.
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Chapter 3
BIOS Setup
3.1 Introduction
3.1.1 BIOS setup program
The main BIOS setup menu is the first screen that you can navigate. Each main BIOS setup menu
option is described in this user’s guide.
The Main BIOS setup menu screen has two main frames. The left frame displays all the options that
can be configured. “Grayed-out” options cannot be configured. Options is blue can be.
The right frame displays the key legend. Above the key legend is an area reserved for a text message.
When an option is selected in the left frame, it is highlighted in white.
Often a text message will accompany it.
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The default BIOS settings for this motherboard apply for most
conditions to ensure optimum performance. If the system
becomes unstable after changing any BIOS settings, load the
default settings to ensure system compatibility and stability.
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
Select the Load Default Settings item under the Exit Menu.
See section “2.9 Exit Menu.”
The BIOS setup screens shown in this section are for reference
purposes only, and may not exactly match what you see on
your screen.
Visit the Advansus website to download the latest BIOS file for
this motherboard.
3.1.2 Legend Box
The BIOS setup/utility uses a key-based navigation system called hot keys. Most of the BIOS setup
utility hot keys can be used at any time during the setup navigation process.
These keys include <F1>, <F10>, <Enter>, <ESC>, <Arrow> keys, and so on.
The keys in the legend bar allow you to navigate through the various setup menus.
Key(s)
Function Description
,  Left/Right
The Left and Right <Arrow> keys allow you to select an setup screen.
For example: Main screen, Advanced screen, Chipset screen, and so
on.
,  Up/Down
The Up and Down <Arrow> keys allow you to select an setup item or
sub-screen.
+, - Plus/Minus
The Plus and Minus <Arrow> keys allow you to change the field value
of a particular setup item.
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For example: Date and Time.
Tab
The <Tab> key allows you to select setup fields.
F1
The <F1> key allows you to display the General Help screen.
Press the <F1> key to open the General Help screen.
F10
The <F10> key allows you to save any changes you have made and
exit Setup. Press the <F10> key to save your changes.
ESC
The <Esc> key allows you to discard any changes you have made
and exit the Setup. Press the <Esc> key to exit the setup without
saving your changes.
Enter
The <Enter> key allows you to display or change the setup option
listed for a particular setup item. The <Enter> key can also allow you
to display the setup sub- screens.
3.1.3 List Box
This box appears only in the opening screen. The box displays an initial list of configurable items in the
menu you selected.
3.14 Sub-menu
Note that a right pointer symbol () appears to the left of certain fields. This pointer indicates that you
can display a sub-menu from this field. A sub-menu contains additional options for a field parameter.
To display a sub-menu, move the highlight to the field and press <Enter>. The sub-menu appears.
Use the legend keys to enter values and move from field to field within a sub-menu as you would
within a menu. Use the <Esc> key to return to the main menu.
Take some time to familiarize yourself with the legend keys and their corresponding functions.
Practice navigating through the various menus and submenus. While moving around through the
Setup program, note that explanations appear in the Item Specific Help window located to the right of
each menu. This window displays the help text for the currently highlighted field.
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3.2 Main Setup
When you first enter the Setup Utility, you will enter the Main setup screen. You can always return to
the Main setup screen by selecting the Main tab. There are two Main Setup options. They are
described in this section. The Main BIOS Setup screen is shown below.
 System Time/System Date
Use this option to change the system time and date. Highlight System Time or System
Date using the <Arrow> keys. Enter new values through the keyboard. Press the <Tab> key or the
<Arrow> keys to move between fields. The date must be entered in MM/DD/YY format. The time is
entered in HH:MM:SS format.
Note:
The time is in 24-hour format. For example, 5:30 A.M. appears as 05:30:00, and 5:30P.M.
as 17:30:00.
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3.3 Advanced BIOS Setup
Select the Advanced tab from the setup screen to enter the Advanced BIOS Setup screen.
You can select any of the items in the left frame of the screen, such as SuperIO Configuration, to go to
the sub menu for that item. You can display an Advanced BIOS Setup option by highlighting it using
the <Arrow> keys. All Advanced BIOS Setup options are described in this section. The Advanced
BIOS Setup screen is shown below.
The sub menus are described on the following pages.
CPU Configuration Setting
You can use this screen to select options for the CPU Configuration Settings. Use the up and down
<Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected
option. A description of the selected item appears on the right side of the screen. The settings are
described on the following pages.
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 Hardware Prefetcher
The choices of Hardware Prefetcher which prefetchs data from memory to L2 cache are Disabled, and
Enabled.
 Adjacent Cache Line Prefetch
The choices of Adjacement Cache Line Prefetch which automatically fetches an extra 64-byte cache
line are Enabled, Disabled.
 Max CPUID Value Limit
The choices of Max CPUID Value Limit are Disabled, and Enabled.
 Intel® Virtualization Tech
The choices of Intel® Virtualization Tech are Enabled, Disabled.
 Execute-Disable Bit Capability
The choices of Execute-Disable Bit Capability are Enabled, Disabled.
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 Core Multi-Processing
The item is to enable or disable the Core Multi-processing function.
 Intel® SpeedStep™ tech
The choices of Execute-Disable Bit Capability are Enabled, Disabled.
 Intel® C-State tech
The choices of Execute-Disable Bit Capability are Enabled, Disabled.
 Enhanced C-States
The choices of Execute-Disable Bit Capability are Enabled, Disabled.
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IDE Configuration Setting
You can use this screen to select options for the IDE Configuration Settings. Use the up and down
<Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected
option. A description of the selected item appears on the right side of the screen. The settings are
described on the following pages.
 Mirrored IDER Configuration
The choices of Mirrored IDER configuration are Disabled, and Enabled.
 SATA#1 Configuration
The choices of SATA configuration are Disabled, Compatible, and Enhanced.
 Configure SATA #1 as
This item allows to configure SATA as IDE, RAID, or AHCI.
 SATA#2 Configuration
The choices of SATA configuration are Disabled and Enhanced.
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Primary/Secondary IDE Master/Slave, Third/Fourth IDE Master, Fifth IDE Master/Slave
Select one of the hard disk drives to configure it. Press <Enter> to access its the sub menu. The
options on the sub menu are described in the following sections.
 IDE Detect Time Out (Sec)
Set this option to stop the AMIBIOS from searching for IDE devices within the specified number of
seconds. Basically, this allows you to fine-tune the settings to allow for faster boot times. Adjust this
setting until a suitable timing that can detect all IDE disk drives attached is found.
The default setting is 35.
Option Description
0
This value is the best setting to use if the onboard IDE controllers are set to a
specific IDE disk drive in the AMIBIOS.
5
Set this value to stop the AMIBIOS from searching the IDE bus for IDE disk
drives in five seconds. A large majority of ultra ATA hard disk drives can be
detected well within five seconds.
10
Set this value to stop the AMIBIOS from searching the IDE bus for IDE disk
drives in 10 seconds.
15
Set this value to stop the AMIBIOS from searching the IDE bus for IDE disk
drives in 15 seconds.
20
Set this value to stop the AMIBIOS from searching the IDE bus for IDE disk
drives in 20 seconds.
25
Set this value to stop the AMIBIOS from searching the IDE bus for IDE disk
drives in 25 seconds.
30
Set this value to stop the AMIBIOS from searching the IDE bus for IDE disk
drives in 30 seconds.
35
35 is the default value. It is the recommended setting when all IDE connectors
are set to AUTO in the AMIBIOS setting.
Note: Different IDE disk drives take longer for the BIOS to locate than others do.
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AHCI Configuration
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AHCI BIOS Support
Enables for supporting AHCI BIOS. The choices are Enabled or Disabled.
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Super I/O Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the Super I/O settings. Use the up and down
<Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected
option. The settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.
 Serial Port1 Address
This option specifies the base I/O port address and Interrupt Request address of serial port 1. The
Optimal setting is 3F8/IRQ4.
Option
Description
Disabled
Set this value to prevent the serial port from accessing any system resources.
When this option is set to Disabled, the serial port physically becomes
unavailable.
3F8/IRQ4 Set this value to allow the serial port to use 3F8 as its I/O port address and
IRQ4 for the interrupt address. This is the default setting. The majority of serial
port 1 or COM1 ports on computer systems use IRQ4 and I/O Port 3F8 as the
standard setting. The most common serial device connected to this port is a
mouse. If the system will not use a serial device, it is best to set this port to
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Disabled.
 Serial Port2 Address
This option specifies the base I/O port address and Interrupt Request address of serial port 2. The
Optimal setting is 2F8/IRQ3.
Option
Description
Disabled
Set this value to prevent the serial port from accessing any system resources.
When this option is set to Disabled, the serial port physically becomes
unavailable.
2F8/IRQ3 Set this value to allow the serial port to use 2F8 as its I/O port address and IRQ
3 for the interrupt address. This is the default setting. The majority of serial port
2 or COM2 ports on computer systems use IRQ3 and I/O Port 2F8 as the
standard setting. The most common serial device connected to this port is an
external modem. If the system will not use an external modem, set this port to
Disabled.
Note: Most internal modems require the use of the second COM port and use
3F8 as its I/O port address and IRQ 4 for its interrupt address. This requires
that the Serial Port2 Address be set to Disabled or another base I/O port
address and Interrupt Request address.
 Serial Port3 Address
This option specifies the base I/O port address of serial port 3. The Optimal setting is 3E8.
 Serial Port3 IRQ
This option specifies the Interrupt Request address of serial port 3. The Optimal setting is 10.
Option
Description
Disabled
Set this value to prevent the serial port from accessing any system resources.
When this option is set to Disabled, the serial port physically becomes
unavailable.
3E8/IRQ10 Set this value to allow the serial port to use 3E8 as its I/O port address and
IRQ10 for the interrupt address. This is the default setting. If the system will not
use a serial device, it is best to set this port to Disabled.
 Serial Port4 Address
This option specifies the base I/O port address of serial port 4. The Optimal setting is 2E8.
 Serial Port4 IRQ
This option specifies the Interrupt Request address of serial port 4. The Optimal setting is 11.
Option
Description
Disabled
Set this value to prevent the serial port from accessing any system resources.
When this option is set to Disabled, the serial port physically becomes
unavailable.
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2E8/IRQ11 Set this value to allow the serial port to use 2E8 as its I/O port address and
IRQ11 for the interrupt address. This is the default setting. If the system will not
use a serial device, it is best to set this port to Disabled.
 Serial Port5 Address
This option specifies the base I/O port address of serial port 5. The Optimal setting is 2E0.
 Serial Port5 IRQ
This option specifies the Interrupt Request address of serial port 5. The Optimal setting is 5.
Option
Description
Disabled
Set this value to prevent the serial port from accessing any system resources.
When this option is set to Disabled, the serial port physically becomes
unavailable.
2E0/IRQ5 Set this value to allow the serial port to use 2E0 as its I/O port address and
IRQ5 for the interrupt address. This is the default setting. If the system will not
use a serial device, it is best to set this port to Disabled.
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You can use this screen to select options for the Hardware Health settings. Use the up and down
<Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected
option. The settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.

Chassis Intrusion
This item selects the chassis intrusion. The choices are Disabled or Enabled.
 System Temperature
This shows you the current temperature of system.
 CPU Temperature
This shows you the current CPU temperature.
 SYS_FAN Speed
This shows the current System FAN operating speed.
 CPU_FAN Speed
This shows the current CPU FAN operating speed.
 Vcore/ 3VCC/ +12V/ +5V/ 5VSB/ 3VSB/ VBAT
This shows the voltage of VCORE, 3VCC, +12V, +5V, 5VSB(V), 3VSB(V) and VBAT(V).
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 CPU Smart Fan
The options are Disabled, Silent mode, Optimal mode and Performance mode.
 System Smart Fan
The options are Disabled, Silent mode, Optimal mode and Performance mode.
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ACPI Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the ACPI settings. Use the up and down <Arrow> keys to
select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected option. The
settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.
 General ACPI Configuration
This item allows you to set general ACPI Configuration.
 Chipset ACPI Configuration
This item allows you to set South Bridge ACPI Configuration.
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 Suspend mode
The item allows you to select the suspend type under the ACPI operating system.
Option
Description
S1 (POS)
Power on Suspend
S3 (STR)
Suspend to RAM
Auto
POS+STR
 Repost Video on S3 Resume
Determines whether to invoke VGA BIOS post on S3/STR resume. The choices are No or Yes.
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 USB Device Wakeup from S3
This item allows you to enable or disabled the USB resume from S3/S4 status.
 High Performance Event Timer
This item allows you to enable or disable the High Performance Event Timer.
 HPET Memory Address
This item allows you to allot the Event Timer Block Registers Base Address to thememory.
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AHCI Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the AHCI settings. Use the up and down <Arrow> keys to
select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected option. The
settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.
 AHCI BIOS Support
This BIOS feature controls the AHCI function of SATA controller. The choice are Enabled (Default) /
Disabled
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 Device
This area shows the detected connected device.
 SATA Port0/1/2/3/4/5
This item allows you to select the connected device type. Options: Auto (Default)
 S.M.A.R.T.
This item allows you to control the device S.M.A.R.T function. The options are Enabled (Default) /
Disabled
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APM Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the APM settings. Use the up and down <Arrow> keys to
select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected option. The
settings are described on the following pages.
 Restore on AC Power Loss
This item allows you to set AC Power Loss to Power Off, Power On, or Last State.
 Resume On Ring
Disable or Enable RI to generate a wake event.
 Resume On PME#
Disable or Enable PME to generate a wake event.
 Resume On PCIE WAKE#
Disable or Enable PCIE generate a wake event.
 Resume RTC Alarm
Disable or Enable RTC to generate a wake event.
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Intel AMT Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for Intel AMT settings. Use the up and down <Arrow> keys
to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected option. The
settings are described on the following pages.
 Intel AMT Support
Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) is hardware-based technology for
remotely managing and securing PCs out-of-band. The options are Disabled, Enabled
 Force IDE/Force SOL
SOL/ IDER (Serial Over LAN/ IDE-Redirection) is a protocol defined for Intel
Active Management Technology that allows redirecting the keyboard/text or
floppy disk/CD transfers from a local host to a remote workstation.
 Unconfigure AMT/ME
To finish the unconfiguration of AMT, set this setting to [Enabled] and the BIOS
will unconfigure all of AMT/ME settings and all the passwords are reset.
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Intel TXT (LT) Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the Intel TXT (LT) settings. Use the up and down
<Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected
option. The settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.
 Intel TXT Initialization
The Choices are enabled or disabled the Intel TXT initialization.
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Intel VT-d Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the Intel VT-d settings. Use the up and down <Arrow>
keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected option.
The settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.
 Intel VT-d
The Choices are enabled or disabled the Intel VT-d.
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Trusted Computing
You can use this screen to select options for the Intel Trusted Computing settings. Use the up and
down <Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the
selected option. The settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.
 TCG/TPM SUPPORT
Enable or disable TPM TCG (TPM 1.1/1.2) support in BIOS.
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3.4 Advanced PCI/PnP Settings
Select the PCI/PnP tab from the setup screen to enter the Plug and Play BIOS Setup screen. You can
display a Plug and Play BIOS Setup option by highlighting it using the <Arrow> keys. All Plug and Play
BIOS Setup options are described in this section. The Plug and Play BIOS Setup screen is shown
below.
Clear NVRAM
This item is to clear NVRAM during system boot. The choices are No or Yes.
Plug & Play O/S
Set this value to allow the system to modify the settings for Plug and Play operating system support.
The default setting is No.
Option Description
No
The No setting is for operating systems that do not meet the Plug and Play
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specifications. It allows the BIOS to configure all the devices in the system. This
is the default setting.
Yes
The Yes setting allows the operating system to change the interrupt, I/O and
DMA settings. Set this option if the system is running Plug and Play aware
operating systems.
PCI Latency Timer
Set this value to allow the PCI Latency Timer to be adjusted. This option sets the latency of all PCI
devices on the PCI bus. The default setting is 64.
Option Description
32
This option sets the PCI latency to 32 PCI clock cycles.
64
This option sets the PCI latency to 64 PCI clock cycles. This is the default
setting.
96
This option sets the PCI latency to 96 PCI clock cycles.
128
This option sets the PCI latency to 128 PCI clock cycles.
160
This option sets the PCI latency to 160 PCI clock cycles.
192
This option sets the PCI latency to 192 PCI clock cycles.
224
This option sets the PCI latency to 224 PCI clock cycles.
248
This option sets the PCI latency to 248 PCI clock cycles.
Allocate IRQ to PCI VGA
Set this value to allow or restrict the system from giving the VGA adapter card an interrupt address.
The default setting is Yes.
Option Description
Yes
Set this value to allow the allocation of an IRQ to a VGA adapter card that uses
the PCI local bus. This is the default setting.
No
Set this value to prevent the allocation of an IRQ to a VGA adapter card that
uses the PCI local bus.
PCI IDE BusMaster
Set this value to allow or prevent the use of PCI IDE busmastering. The setting is Disabled.
Option
Description
Disabled Set this value to prevent PCI busmastering. This is the default setting.
Enabled
This option specifies that the IDE controller on the PCI local bus has mastering
capabilities.
IRQ
Set this value to allow the IRQ settings to be modified. The default setting is available.
Interrupt Option
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IRQ3
IRQ4
IRQ5
IRQ7
IRQ9
IRQ10
IRQ11
IRQ14
IRQ15
Available
This setting allows the specified IRQ to be used by a PCI/PnP
device. This is the default setting.
Reserved This setting allows the specified IRQ to be used by a legacy ISA
device.
DMA
Set this value to allow the DMA setting to be modified. The default setting is Available.
DMA Channel
Option
Description
DMA Channel 0 Available This setting allows the specified DMA to be used by PCI/PnP
DMA Channel 1
device. This is the default setting.
DMA Channel 3
DMA Channel 5
DMA Channel 6
Reserved This setting allows the specified DMA to be used by a legacy
DMA Channel 7
ISA device.
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3.5 Boot Setting Configuration
Select the Boot tab from the setup screen to enter the Boot Setup screen. You can display a Boot
Setup option by highlighting it using the <Arrow> keys. All Boot BIOS Setup options
are
described in this section. The Boot BIOS Setup screen is shown below.
Boot Settings Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the Boot settings. Use the up and down <Arrow> keys to
select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected option. The
settings are described on the following pages. The screen is shown below.
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 Quick Boot
The default setting is Enabled.
Option
Description
Disabled Set this value to allow the BIOS to perform all POST tests.
Enabled
Set this value to allow the BIOS to skip certain POST tests to boot faster.
 Quiet Boot
Set this value to allow the boot up screen options to be modified between POST messages or OEM
logo. The default setting is Disabled.
Option
Description
Disabled Set this value to allow the computer system to display the POST messages.
Enabled
Set this value to allow the computer system to display the OEM logo. This is the
default setting.
 Bootup Num-Lock
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On.
Option Description
Off
This option does not enable the keyboard Number Lock automatically. To use
the 10-keys on the keyboard, press the Number Lock key located on the upper
left-hand corner of the 10-key pad. The Number Lock LED on the keyboard will
light up when the Number Lock is engaged.
On
Set this value to allow the Number Lock on the keyboard to be enabled
automatically when the computer system is boot up. This allows the immediate
use of 10-keys numeric keypad located on the right side of the keyboard. To
confirm this, the Number Lock LED light on the keyboard will be lit. This is the
default setting.
 Wait For “F1” If Error
Set this value to allow the Wait for “F1” Error setting to be modified. The default setting is Enabled.
Option
Description
Disabled This prevents the to wait on an error for user intervention. This setting should be
used if there is a known reason for a BIOS error to appear. An example would
be a system administrator must remote boot the system. The computer system
does not have a keyboard currently attached. If this setting is set, the system will
continue to boot up in to the operating system. If “F1” is enabled, the system will
wait until the BIOS setup is entered.
Enabled
Set this value to allow the system BIOS to wait for any error. If an error is
detected, pressing <F1> will enter Setup and the BIOS setting can be adjusted
to fix the problem. This normally happens when upgrading the hardware and not
setting the BIOS to recognized it. This is the default setting.
 Hit “DEL” Message Display
Set this value to allow the Hit “DEL” to enter Setup Message Display to be modified. The default
setting is Enabled.
Option
Description
Disabled This prevents to display “Hit Del to Enter Setup” during memory initialization. If
Quiet Boot is enabled, the message will not display.
Enabled
This allows to display “Hit Del to Enter Setup” during memory initialization. This
is the default setting.
3.6 Security Setup
Select Security Setup from the Setup main BIOS setup menu. All Security Setup options, such as
password protection and virus protection, are described in this section. To access the sub menu for
the following items, select the item and press <Enter>:
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 Change Supervisor Password
The Security Setup screen is shown below. The sub menus are documented on the following pages.
Change Supervisor Password
This item indicates whether a supervisor password has been set. If the password has been installed,
Installed displays. If not, Not Installed displays.
Change User Password
This item indicates whether a user password has been set. If the password has been installed,
Installed displays. If not, Not Installed displays.
3.7 Chipset Setup
Select the Chipset tab from the setup screen to enter the Chipset BIOS Setup screen. You can select
any of the items in the left frame of the screen, such as CPU Configuration, to go to the sub menu for
that item. You can display a Chipset BIOS Setup option by highlighting it using the <Arrow> keys. All
Chipset BIOS Setup options are described in this section. The Chipset BIOS Setup screen is shown
below.
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North Bridge Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the North Bridge Configuration. Use the up and down
<Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus> and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected
option.
Note:
The North Bridge Configuration setup screen varies depending on the supported North Bridge
chipset.
 Boots Graphics Adaptor Priority
This item selects which graphics controller to use as the primary boot device. The options are IGD,
PCI/IGD, PCI/PEG, PEG/IGD, PEG/PCI. The default setting is PEG/PCI.
 Internal Graphics Mode Select
This item selects the amount of system memory used by the internal graphics device. The choices are
Disabled, Enabled 32MB, Enabled 64MB, and Enabled 128MB.

Video Function Configuration
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
DVMT Mode Select
Use this field to select the memory to allocate for video memory. The choice is “DVMT”.
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DVMT/Fixed Memory Size
Specify the size of DVMT/system memory to allocate for video memory. The options are
128MB, 256MB and Maximum DVMT.
 Boot Display Device
Use the field to select the type of device you want to use as the display(s) of the system.
 Flat Panel Type
This setting allows you to set your preferences for the boot display device.
 Panel Backlight Control
This setting allows you to adjust the output of JBKL1 connector for LCD Panel’s brightness. The
choices are 0%, 25%, 50% and 100%. Notice: The change of LCD brightness might not be linear.
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 Spread Spectrum
This setting allows you to reduce EMI by modulating the signals the CPU generates so that the spikes
are reduced to flatter curves. This is achieved by varying the frequency slightly so that the signal does
not use any particular frequency for more than a moment. The options: Disabled and Enabled.
 HDCP Support
HDCP(High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection) is a copy protection protocol that was designed by
Intel to prevent copying protected media as it travels across data lines. The choice are Disabled and
Enabled
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South Bridge Configuration
You can use this screen to select options for the South Bridge Configuration. South Bridge is a chipset
on the motherboard that controls the basic I/O functions, USB ports, audio functions, modem functions,
IDE channels, and PCI slots. Use the up and down <Arrow> keys to select an item. Use the <Plus>
and <Minus> keys to change the value of the selected option.
 USB Functions
Set this value to allow the system to enable or disable the onboard USB ports. The choices are
Disabled, 2 USB Ports, 4 USB Ports, 6 USB Ports, 8 USB Ports, 10 USB Ports, 12 USB Ports.
 GbE Controller
Options are “Enabled” and “Disabled”. Select “Disabled” if you don’t want to use onboard LAN
controller.
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GbE LAN Boot
When [Enabled], the BIOS attempts to boot from a LAN boot image before it
attempts to boot from a local storage device.
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GbE Wake up From S5
This field specifies whether the system will be awakened from the S5 power
saving mode when activity or input signal of onboard LAN is detected.
 OnBoard LAN Boot ROM
Options are “Enabled” and “Disabled”. Select “Disabled” if you don’t want to use onboard LAN Boot
Rom.
 HDA Controller
Options are “Enabled” and “Disabled”. Select “Disabled” if you don’t want to use HDA controller.
 Amplifier Gain(dB)
Options are “15.3 dB”, “21.2 dB”, “27.2 dB” and “31.8 dB”.
 SLP_S4# Min. Assertion Width
The choices are 4 to 5 seconds, 3 to 4 seconds, 2 to 3 seconds, and 1 to 2 seconds.

PCIE Ports Configuration
Option
Description
PCIE Port 0
This setting allows to enable the PCIE Port 0. The choices
are Auto, Enabled, and Disabled.
PCIE Port 1
This setting allows to enable the PCIE Port 1. The choices
are Auto, Enabled, and Disabled.
PCIE Port 2
This setting allows to enable the PCIE Port 2. The choices
are Auto, Enabled, and Disabled.
PCIE Port 3
This setting allows to enable the PCIE Port 3. The choices
are Auto, Enabled, and Disabled.
PCIE High Priority Port
This setting allows to select the PCIE High Priority Port. The
choices are Disabled, Port 0, Port 1, Port 2 and Port 3.
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3.8 Exit Menu
Select the Exit tab from the setup screen to enter the Exit BIOS Setup screen. You can display
an Exit BIOS Setup option by highlighting it using the <Arrow> keys. All Exit BIOS Setup
options are described in this section. The Exit BIOS Setup screen is shown below.
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Save Changes and Exit
When you have completed the system configuration changes, select this option to leave
Setup and reboot the computer so the new system configuration parameters can take effect.
Select Exit Saving Changes from the Exit menu and press <Enter>.
Save Configuration Changes and Exit Now?
[Ok]
[Cancel]
appears in the window. Select Ok to save changes and exit.
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Discard Changes and Exit
Select this option to quit Setup without making any permanent changes to the system
configuration. Select Exit Discarding Changes from the Exit menu and press <Enter>.
Discard Changes and Exit Setup Now?
[Ok]
[Cancel]
appears in the window. Select Ok to discard changes and exit.
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Discard Changes
Select Discard Changes from the Exit menu and press <Enter>.
Discard Changes ?
[Ok]
[Cancel]
appears in the window. Select Ok to discard changes.
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Load Setup Default
Automatically sets all Setup options to a complete set of default settings when you Select this
option. The Optimal settings are designed for maximum system performance, but may not
work best for all computer applications. In particular, do not use the Optimal Setup options if
your computer is experiencing system configuration problems. Select Load Setup Defaults
from the Exit menu and press <Enter>. Select Ok to load optimal defaults.
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Chapter 4
Installation of Drivers
This chapter describes the installation procedures for software and drivers under the windows XP. The
software and drivers are included with the motherboard. The contents include Intel chipset driver
VGA driver LAN drivers Audio driver iAMT Drvier
Installation instructions are given below.
Important Note:
After installing your Windows operating system (Windows XP), you must install
first the Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility before proceeding with the
installation of drivers.
I
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4.1 Intel Chipset Driver
To install the Intel chipset driver, please follow the steps below.
Step 1: Select Chipset from the list
Follow the step-by-step installation process to install the LMS_SQL driver.
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Click Finish, When the installation process is complete, the Setup Complete screen appears. See as
picture.
4.2 Intel Graphics Media Accelerator Driver
To install the VGA drivers, follow the steps below to proceed with the installation.
1. Click Intel(R) GM45 Chipset Family Graphics Driver.
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Follow the step-by-step installation process to install the Graphics Media Accelerator driver.
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Click FINISH; A Driver Installation Complete.
4.3 Intel 82567LM & 82574L LAN Device Driver
To install the Intel R 82567LM & 82574L Gigabit LAN connect device driver, please follow the steps
below.
Select LAN from the list
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Follow the step-by-step installation process to install the LAN driver.
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Click FINISH; A Driver Installation Complete.
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4.4 Realtek HD Audio Driver Installation
To install the Realtek High Definition (HD) Audio driver, please follow the steps below.
Select Audio from the list
Follow the step-by-step installation process to install the Realtek HD Audio driver.
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Click FINISH;
A Driver Installation Complete.
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4.5 Intel Active Management Technology Driver Installation
To install the Intel Active Management Technology (IAMT) driver, please follow the steps below:
4.5.1 Select iAMTand Utilities (LMS_SQL) from the list
Follow the step-by-step installation process to install the LMS_SQL driver.
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Click Finish to complete the setup process.
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Chapter 5
Touch Screen Installation
This chapter describes how to install drivers and other software that will allow your PenMount 6000
Controller Board to work with different operating systems.
NOTE: PenMount USB drivers support up to 15 USB controllers.
5.1 Introduction to Touch Screen Controller Board
PenMount 6300 USB control board is a touch screen control board designed for USB interface and
specific for 4, 5, 8-wire touch screens. It is designed with USB interface features with multiple devices
supporting function. PenMount 6300 control board using PenMount 6000 controller that has been
designed for those who may like and all-in-one solution with 10-bit A/D converter built-in to make the
total printed circuit board denser, circuit diagram also designed for 12-bit ADC for optional. There are
two connectors on this board, one connector is for 4, 5, 8-wire touch screen cable (optional), and
another is for 4-pin USB A type cable (optional).
Figure 5.1: Bird’s Eye View of Control Board
5.2 Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista Universal Driver Installation
for PenMount 6000 Series
Before installing the Windows 2000/XP driver software, you must have the Windows 2000/XP system
installed and running on your computer. You must also have one of the following PenMount 6000
series controller or control boards installed: PM6500, PM6300.
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5.2.1 Installing Software
If you have an older version of the PenMount Windows 2000/XP driver installed in your system, please
remove it first. Follow the steps below to install the PenMount DMC6000 Windows 2000/XP driver.
1. Please make sure your PenMount 6000 device had plugged in advance. If your device uses RS232
interface, please plugged in before the machine is turned on. When the system first detects the
controller board, a screen appears that shows “Unknown Device”. Do not use this hardware wizard.
Press Cancel.
2. Insert the Aplex product CD install setup.exe. the screen below would appear. Click touch panel
driver
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3. A License Agreement appears. Click “I accept…” and “Next”
4. Ready to Install the Program. Click “Install”
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5. Installing
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6. The “Install Shield Wizard Completed” appears. Click “Finish”.
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5.2.2 Software Functions
Upon rebooting, the computer automatically finds the new 6000 controller board. The touch screen is
connected but not calibrated. Follow the procedures below to carry out calibration.
1. After installation, click the PenMount Monitor icon “PM” in the menu bar.
2. When the PenMount Control Panel appears, select a device to “Calibrate.”
PenMount Control Panel
The functions of the PenMount Control Panel are Device, Multiple Monitors ,Tools and About,
which are explained in the following sections.
Device
In this window, you can find out that how many devices be detected on your system.
Calibrate
This function offers two ways to calibrate your touch screen. ‘Standard Calibration’ adjusts most touch
screens. ‘Advanced Calibration’ adjusts aging touch screens.
Standard Calibration
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pointing to red squares. Use your finger or
stylus to touch the red squares in
sequence. After the fifth red point
calibration is complete. To skip, press
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Advanced Calibration
Advanced Calibration uses 4, 9, 16 or 25
points to effectively calibrate touch panel
linearity of aged touch screens. Click this
button and touch the red squares in
sequence with a stylus. To skip, press
ESC’.
Command Calibration
Command call calibration function. Use
command mode call calibration function,
this can uses Standard, 4, 9, 16 or 25
points to calibrate E.g. Please run ms-dos
prompt or command prompt c:\Program
Files\PenMount Universa Driver\Dmcctrl.exe
-calibration 0 ( Standard Calibration)
Dmcctrl.exe - calibration ($) 0= Standard
Calibration 4=Advanced Calibration 4
9=Advanced Calibration 9 16=Advanced
Calibration 16 25=Advanced Calibration 25
1. Please select a device then click “Configure”. You can also double click the device too.
2.Click “Standard Calibration” to start calibration procedure
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NOTE: The older the touch screen, the more Advanced Mode calibration points you need for an
accurate calibration. Use a stylus during Advanced Calibration for greater accuracy. Please follow the
step as below:
3.Come back to “PenMount Control Panel” and select “Tools” then Click “Advanced
Calibration”.
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Select “Device” to calibrate, then you can start to do “Advanced Calibration”.
NOTE: Recommend to use a stylus during Advanced Calibration for greater accuracy.
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Setting
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About
This panel displays information about the PenMount controller and driver version.
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Multiple Monitors
Multiple Monitors supports from two to six touch screen displays for one system. The PenMount
drivers for Windows 2000/XP support Multiple Monitors. This function supports from two to six touch
screen displays for one system. Each monitor requires its own PenMount touch screen control board,
either installed inside the display or in a central unit. The PenMount control boards must be connected
to the computer COM ports via the RS-232 interface. Driver installation procedures are the same as
for a single monitor. Multiple Monitors supports the following modes:
Windows Extend Monitor Function
Matrox DualHead Multi-Screen Function
nVidia nView Function
NOTE: The Multiple Monitors function is for use with multiple displays only. Do not use this function if
you have only one touch screen display. Please note once you turn on this function the Rotating
function is disabled.
Enable the multiple display function as follows:
1. Check the “Multiple Monitor Support” box; then click “Map Touch Screens” to assign touch
controllers to displays.
2. When the mapping screen message appears, click “OK”
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3. Touch each screen as it displays “Please touch this monitor. Press ‘S’ to skip” Following this
sequence and touching each screen is called mapping the touch screens.
4. After the setting procedure is finished, maybe you need to calibrate for each panel and controller
NOTES:
1. If you used a single VGA output for multiple monitors, please do not use the Multiple Monitors
function. Just follow the regular procedure for calibration on each of your desktop monitors.
2. The Rotating function is disabled if you use the Multiple Monitors function.
3. If you change the resolution of display or screen address, you have to redo Map Touch Screens so
the system understands where the displays are.
4. If you more monitor mapping one touch screen, Please press ‘S’ to skip mapping step.
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Tools
Draw
Tests or demonstrates the PenMount touch
screen operation.
Advanced Calibration
Enable Advanced Calibration function
Right Button Icon
Enable right button function. The icon can
show on Desktop or System Tray (menu bar).
About
You can see how many devices of PenMount controller that are plugged to your system
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PenMount Monitor Menu Icon
The PenMount monitor icon (PM) appears in the menu bar of Windows 2000/XP system when you
turn on PenMount Monitor in PenMount Utilities.
PenMount Monitor has the following function
PenMount Rotating Functions
The PenMount driver for Windows 2000/XP supports several display rotating software packages.
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Windows Me/2000/XP support display rotating software packages such as:
• Portrait’s Pivot Screen Rotation Software
• ATI Display Driver Rotate Function
• nVidia Display Driver Rotate Function
• SMI Display Driver Rotate Function
• Intel 845G/GE Display Driver Rotate Function
Configuring the Rotate Function
1. Install the rotation software package.
2. Choose the rotate function (0°, 90°, 180°, 270°) in the 3rd party software. The calibration screen
appears automatically. Touch this point and rotation is mapped.
NOTE: The Rotate function is disabled if you use Monitor Mapping
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