H67MA-E35 (B3) H67MS
H67MA-E35 (B3)
H67MS-E23 (B3)
series MS-7680 (v2.x) Mainboard
G52-76801XQ
Preface
Copyright Notice
The material in this document is the intellectual property of MICRO-STAR INTERNATIONAL. We take every care in the preparation of this document, but no guarantee is
given as to the correctness of its contents. Our products are under continual improvement and we reserve the right to make changes without notice.
Trademarks
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Revision History
Revision
Revision History
Date
V2.4
Update model name
March 2011
Technical Support
If a problem arises with your system and no solution can be obtained from the user’s
manual, please contact your place of purchase or local distributor. Alternatively, please
try the following help resources for further guidance.
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Visit the MSI website for technical guide, BIOS updates, driver updates, and
other information: http://www.msi.com/service/download
Contact our technical staff at: http://support.msi.com
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Safety Instructions
Always read the safety instructions carefully.
Keep this User’s Manual for future reference.
Keep this equipment away from humidity.
Lay this equipment on a reliable flat surface before setting it up.
The openings on the enclosure are for air convection hence protects the equipment
from overheating. DO NOT COVER THE OPENINGS.
■ Make sure the voltage of the power source is at 110/220V before connecting the
equipment to the power inlet.
■ Place the power cord such a way that people can not step on it. Do not place anything over the power cord.
■ Always Unplug the Power Cord before inserting any add-on card or module.
■ All cautions and warnings on the equipment should be noted.
■ Never pour any liquid into the opening that can cause damage or cause electrical
shock.
■ If any of the following situations arises, get the equipment checked by service
personnel:
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The power cord or plug is damaged.
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Liquid has penetrated into the equipment.
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The equipment has been exposed to moisture.
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The equipment does not work well or you can not get it work according to User’s
Manual.
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The equipment has been dropped and damaged.
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The equipment has obvious sign of breakage.
DO NOT LEAVE THIS EQUIPMENT IN AN ENVIRONMENT ABOVE 60oC (140oF),
IT MAY DAMAGE THE EQUIPMENT.
CAUTION: There is a risk of explosion, if battery is incorrectly replaced.
Replace only with the same or equivalent type recommended by the manufacturer.
警告使用者:
這是甲類資訊產品,在居住的環境中使用時,可能會造成無線電干擾,在這種情況下,
使用者會被要求採取某些適當的對策。
廢電池請回收
For better environmental protection, waste batteries should be
collected separately for recycling special disposal.
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FCC-B Radio Frequency Interference Statement
This equipment has been tested and found
to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC
Rules. These limits are designed to provide
reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate
radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment
does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the
interference by one or more of the measures listed below.
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Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
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Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
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Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the
receiver is connected.
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Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for help.
Notice 1
The changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
Notice 2
Shielded interface cables and A.C. power cord, if any, must be used in order to comply
with the emission limits.
VOIR LA NOTICE D’INSTALLATION AVANT DE RACCORDER AU RESEAU.
Micro-Star International
MS-7680
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and
2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may
cause undesired operation.
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WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Statement
ENGLISH
To protect the global environment and as an environmentalist, MSI must remind you that...
DEUTSCH
Hinweis von MSI zur Erhaltung und Schutz unserer Umwelt
Gemäß der Richtlinie 2002/96/EG über Elektro- und Elektronik-Altgeräte dürfen Elektro- und Elektronik-Altgeräte nicht mehr als kommunale Abfälle entsorgt werden. MSI
hat europaweit verschiedene Sammel- und Recyclingunternehmen beauftragt, die in
die Europäische Union in Verkehr gebrachten Produkte, am Ende seines Lebenszyklus
zurückzunehmen. Bitte entsorgen Sie dieses Produkt zum gegebenen Zeitpunkt ausschliesslich an einer lokalen Altgerätesammelstelle in Ihrer Nähe.
FRANÇAIS
En tant qu’écologiste et afin de protéger l’environnement, MSI tient à rappeler ceci...
Au sujet de la directive européenne (EU) relative aux déchets des équipement électriques et électroniques, directive 2002/96/EC, prenant effet le 13 août 2005, que les
produits électriques et électroniques ne peuvent être déposés dans les décharges ou
tout simplement mis à la poubelle. Les fabricants de ces équipements seront obligés de
récupérer certains produits en fin de vie. MSI prendra en compte cette exigence relative
au retour des produits en fin de vie au sein de la communauté européenne. Par conséquent vous pouvez retourner localement ces matériels dans les points de collecte.
РУССКИЙ
Компания MSI предпринимает активные действия по защите окружающей среды,
поэтому напоминаем вам, что....
В соответствии с директивой Европейского Союза (ЕС) по предотвращению
загрязнения окружающей среды использованным электрическим и электронным
оборудованием (директива WEEE 2002/96/EC), вступающей в силу 13
августа 2005 года, изделия, относящиеся к электрическому и электронному
оборудованию, не могут рассматриваться как бытовой мусор, поэтому
производители вышеперечисленного электронного оборудования обязаны
принимать его для переработки по окончании срока службы. MSI обязуется
соблюдать требования по приему продукции, проданной под маркой MSI на
территории EC, в переработку по окончании срока службы. Вы можете вернуть
эти изделия в специализированные пункты приема.
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Under the European Union (“EU”) Directive on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment, Directive 2002/96/EC, which takes effect on August 13, 2005,
products of “electrical and electronic equipment” cannot be discarded as municipal wastes anymore, and manufacturers of covered electronic equipment
will be obligated to take back such products at the end of their useful life. MSI will comply with the product take back requirements at the end of life of MSI-branded products
that are sold into the EU. You can return these products to local collection points.
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ESPAÑOL
MSI como empresa comprometida con la protección del medio ambiente, recomienda:
Bajo la directiva 2002/96/EC de la Unión Europea en materia de desechos y/o equipos electrónicos, con fecha de rigor desde el 13 de agosto de 2005, los productos
clasificados como “eléctricos y equipos electrónicos” no pueden ser depositados en
los contenedores habituales de su municipio, los fabricantes de equipos electrónicos,
están obligados a hacerse cargo de dichos productos al termino de su período de vida.
MSI estará comprometido con los términos de recogida de sus productos vendidos en
la Unión Europea al final de su periodo de vida. Usted debe depositar estos productos
en el punto limpio establecido por el ayuntamiento de su localidad o entregar a una
empresa autorizada para la recogida de estos residuos.
NEDERLANDS
Om het milieu te beschermen, wil MSI u eraan herinneren dat….
De richtlijn van de Europese Unie (EU) met betrekking tot Vervuiling van Electrische
en Electronische producten (2002/96/EC), die op 13 Augustus 2005 in zal gaan kunnen niet meer beschouwd worden als vervuiling. Fabrikanten van dit soort producten
worden verplicht om producten retour te nemen aan het eind van hun levenscyclus.
MSI zal overeenkomstig de richtlijn handelen voor de producten die de merknaam MSI
dragen en verkocht zijn in de EU. Deze goederen kunnen geretourneerd worden op
lokale inzamelingspunten.
SRPSKI
Da bi zaštitili prirodnu sredinu, i kao preduzeće koje vodi računa o okolini i prirodnoj
sredini, MSI mora da vas podesti da…
Po Direktivi Evropske unije (“EU”) o odbačenoj ekektronskoj i električnoj opremi, Direktiva 2002/96/EC, koja stupa na snagu od 13. Avgusta 2005, proizvodi koji spadaju
pod “elektronsku i električnu opremu” ne mogu više biti odbačeni kao običan otpad i
proizvođači ove opreme biće prinuđeni da uzmu natrag ove proizvode na kraju njihovog
uobičajenog veka trajanja. MSI će poštovati zahtev o preuzimanju ovakvih proizvoda
kojima je istekao vek trajanja, koji imaju MSI oznaku i koji su prodati u EU. Ove proizvode možete vratiti na lokalnim mestima za prikupljanje.
POLSKI
Aby chronić nasze środowisko naturalne oraz jako firma dbająca o ekologię, MSI przypomina, że...
Zgodnie z Dyrektywą Unii Europejskiej (“UE”) dotyczącą odpadów produktów elektrycznych i elektronicznych (Dyrektywa 2002/96/EC), która wchodzi w życie 13 sierpnia
2005, tzw. “produkty oraz wyposażenie elektryczne i elektroniczne “ nie mogą być traktowane jako śmieci komunalne, tak więc producenci tych produktów będą zobowiązani
do odbierania ich w momencie gdy produkt jest wycofywany z użycia. MSI wypełni
wymagania UE, przyjmując produkty (sprzedawane na terenie Unii Europejskiej) wycofywane z użycia. Produkty MSI będzie można zwracać w wyznaczonych punktach
zbiorczych.
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TÜRKÇE
Çevreci özelliğiyle bilinen MSI dünyada çevreyi korumak için hatırlatır:
ČESKY
Záleží nám na ochraně životního prostředí - společnost MSI upozorňuje...
Podle směrnice Evropské unie (“EU”) o likvidaci elektrických a elektronických výrobků
2002/96/EC platné od 13. srpna 2005 je zakázáno likvidovat “elektrické a elektronické
výrobky” v běžném komunálním odpadu a výrobci elektronických výrobků, na které se
tato směrnice vztahuje, budou povinni odebírat takové výrobky zpět po skončení jejich životnosti. Společnost MSI splní požadavky na odebírání výrobků značky MSI,
prodávaných v zemích EU, po skončení jejich životnosti. Tyto výrobky můžete odevzdat
v místních sběrnách.
MAGYAR
Annak érdekében, hogy környezetünket megvédjük, illetve környezetvédőként fellépve
az MSI emlékezteti Önt, hogy ...
Az Európai Unió („EU”) 2005. augusztus 13-án hatályba lépő, az elektromos és elektronikus berendezések hulladékairól szóló 2002/96/EK irányelve szerint az elektromos
és elektronikus berendezések többé nem kezelhetőek lakossági hulladékként, és az
ilyen elektronikus berendezések gyártói kötelessé válnak az ilyen termékek visszavételére azok hasznos élettartama végén. Az MSI betartja a termékvisszavétellel kapcsolatos követelményeket az MSI márkanév alatt az EU-n belül értékesített termékek
esetében, azok élettartamának végén. Az ilyen termékeket a legközelebbi gyűjtőhelyre
viheti.
ITALIANO
Per proteggere l’ambiente, MSI, da sempre amica della natura, ti ricorda che….
In base alla Direttiva dell’Unione Europea (EU) sullo Smaltimento dei Materiali Elettrici
ed Elettronici, Direttiva 2002/96/EC in vigore dal 13 Agosto 2005, prodotti appartenenti
alla categoria dei Materiali Elettrici ed Elettronici non possono più essere eliminati come
rifiuti municipali: i produttori di detti materiali saranno obbligati a ritirare ogni prodotto
alla fine del suo ciclo di vita. MSI si adeguerà a tale Direttiva ritirando tutti i prodotti
marchiati MSI che sono stati venduti all’interno dell’Unione Europea alla fine del loro
ciclo di vita. È possibile portare i prodotti nel più vicino punto di raccolta
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Avrupa Birliği (AB) Kararnamesi Elektrik ve Elektronik Malzeme Atığı, 2002/96/EC
Kararnamesi altında 13 Ağustos 2005 tarihinden itibaren geçerli olmak üzere, elektrikli
ve elektronik malzemeler diğer atıklar gibi çöpe atılamayacak ve bu elektonik cihazların
üreticileri, cihazların kullanım süreleri bittikten sonra ürünleri geri toplamakla yükümlü
olacaktır. Avrupa Birliği’ne satılan MSI markalı ürünlerin kullanım süreleri bittiğinde MSI
ürünlerin geri alınması isteği ile işbirliği içerisinde olacaktır. Ürünlerinizi yerel toplama
noktalarına bırakabilirsiniz.
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▍ Contents
Copyright Notice�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ii
Trademarks���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ii
Revision History�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ii
Technical Support����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ii
Safety Instructions�����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������iii
FCC-B Radio Frequency Interference Statement����������������������������������������� iv
WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Statement�������������������� v
Chapter 1 Getting Started���������������������������������������������������������������������������1-1
Mainboard Specifications������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 1-2
Mainboard Layout������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 1-4
Packing Contents������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 1-5
Optional Accessories������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 1-5
Chapter 2 Hardware Setup��������������������������������������������������������������������������2-1
Quick Components Guide������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 2-2
Screw Holes��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-3
CPU (Central Processing Unit)���������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-4
Memory���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-8
Power Supply����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-10
Back Panel��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-11
Connectors��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-13
Jumper��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-19
Slots������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 2-20
Chapter 3 BIOS Setup���������������������������������������������������������������������������������3-1
Entering Setup����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3-2
The Menu Bar������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 3-4
Main Menu����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3-5
Advanced������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3-6
Overclocking������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 3-11
Mflash����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3-16
Security�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3-17
Boot�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3-18
Save & Exit��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 3-19
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Appendix A Realtek Audio�������������������������������������������������������������������������� A-1
Installing the Realtek HD Audio Driver�����������������������������������������������������������������A-2
Software Configuration�����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������A-3
Introduction����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������B-2
BIOS Configuration����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������B-3
Installing Driver��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������B-10
Degraded RAID Array����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������B-12
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Hardware Default Setting�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������A-5
Appendix B Intel RAID�������������������������������������������������������������������������������� B-1
Chapter 1
Getting Started
Thank you for choosing the H67MA-E35 (B3)/ H67MSE23 (B3) Series (MS-7680 v2.X) Micro-ATX mainboard.
These Series mainboards are based on Intel® H67
chipsets for optimal system efficiency. Designed to fit the
advanced Intel® LGA1155 processor, and they deliver
a high performance and professional desktop platform
solution.
Getting Started
Mainboard Specifications
Processor Support
■ Intel® CoreTM i7/ CoreTM i5 /CoreTM i3/ Pentium®/ Celeron® processor in the LGA1155
package
(For the latest information about CPU, please visit
http://www.msi.com/service/cpu-support)
Chipset
■ Intel® H67 (B3) chipset
Memory Support
■ 2 DDR3 DIMMs support DDR3 1333/ 1066 DRAM (16GB Max)
■ Supports Dual-Channel mode
(For more information on compatible components, please visit
http://www.msi.com/service/test-report)
LAN
■ Supports LAN 10/100/1000 by Realtek® RTL8111E
Audio
■ HD audio codec integrated by Realtek® ALC887
■ Flexible 8-channel audio with jack sensing
SATA
■ 2 SATA 6Gb/s ports (SATA1~2) by Intel® H67 PCH
■ 4 SATA 3Gb/s ports (SATA3~6) by Intel® H67 PCH
RAID
■ SATA1~6 support Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (AHCI/ RAID 0/ 1/ 5/ 10) by Intel®
H67 PCH
USB 3.0 (For H67MA-E35 (B3))
■ 2 USB 3.0 rear IO ports by NEC D720200
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Connectors
Slots
■ 1 PCIE x16 slot
■ 2 PCIE x1 slots
■ 1 PCI slot
Form Factor
■ Micro-ATX (24.5 cm X 21.5 cm)
Mounting
■ 6 mounting holes
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■ Back panel
- 1 PS/2 keyboard/ mouse combo port
- 2 USB 3.0 ports (for H67MA-E35 (B3))
- 4 USB 2.0 ports
- 1 HDMI port* (for H67MA-E35 (B3))
- 1 VGA port*
- 1 DVI-D port*
- 1 LAN port
- 6 flexible audio ports (for H67MA-E35 (B3))
3 flexible audio ports (for H67MS-E23 (B3))
*(The HDMI, DVI-D and VGA ports only work with Integrated Graphics Processor)
■ On-Board
- 3 USB 2.0 connectors
- 1 Chassis Intrusion connector
- 1 S/PDIF-Out connector
- 1 Front Panel Audio connector
- 1 TPM Module connector
- 1 Parallel port connector
- 1 Serial port connector
Getting Started
Mainboard Layout
Top : mouse/ keyboard
Bottom:USB ports
JPWR2
CPUFAN
USB 3.0 ports
(Optional)
USB 3.0
Chip
JLPT1
HDMI port (Optional)
(Optional)
JPWR1
SYSFAN2
Top: VGA Port
Bottom: DVI-D
DIMM1
DIMM2
Top: LAN Jack
Bottom: USB ports
PCI _E1
Audio
codec
JAUD1
SATA6
PCI 1
JCI1
JUSB1
JSP1
JTPM1
JUSB2
JFP2
JUSB3
JFP1
H67MA-E35 (B3)/ H67MS-E23 (B3) Series
(MS-7680 v2.X) Micro-ATX Mainboard
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SATA5
Intel
H67
JBAT1
PCI _E3
BATT
+
PCI _E2
SATA3_4 SATA1_2
LAN
Chip
T:RS-Out (optional)
M:CS-Out (optional)
B:SS-Out (optional)
SYSFAN1
T: Line-In
M: Line-Out
B: Mic
JCOM1
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Packing Contents
Driver / Utility
DVD
User Guide
Back IO Shield
SATA Cable
Optional Accessories
SATA Power
Cable
* These pictures are for reference only and may vary without notice.
* The packing contents may vary according to the model you purchased.
* If you need to purchase the optional accessories, please visit http://www.msi.com/index.php to inquire the part numbers or consult the dealer.
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Chapter 1
Mainboard
Chapter 2
Hardware Setup
This chapter provides you with the information about
hardware setup procedures. While performing the installation, be careful in holding the components and following the installation procedures. For some components, if
you install in the wrong orientation, the components will
not work properly.
Use a grounded wrist strap before handling computer
components. Static electricity may damage the components.
Hardware Setup
Quick Components Guide
SYSFAN2, p.2-14
JPWR2, p.2-10
CPUFAN, p.2-14
CPU, p.2-4
DDR3, p.2-8
Back Panel,
p.2-11
JLPT1, p.2-18
JBAT1, p.2-19
JPWR1, p.2-10
SYSFAN1, p.2-14
PCIE, p.2-20
SATA, p.2-13
PCI, p.2-20
JAUD1, p.2-15
JCOM1, p.2-16
JSP1, p.2-16
JTPM1, p.2-17
JFP1, JFP2, p.2-14
JCI1, p.2-18
JUSB1~3, p.2-15
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Screw Holes
When you install the mainboard, you have to place the mainboard into the chassis in the
correct direction. The locations of screws holes on the mainboard are shown as below.
Chapter 2
The side has to
toward the rear,
the position for
the I/O shield of
the chassis.
Screw holes
Refer above picture to install standoffs in the appropriate locations on chassis and then
screw through the mainboard screw holes into the standoffs.
Important
• To prevent damage to the mainboard, any contact between the mainboard circuit and
chassis or unnecessary standoffs mounted on the chassis is prohibited.
• Please make sure there are no metal components placed on the mainboard or within
the chassis that may cause short circuit of the mainboard.
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CPU (Central Processing Unit)
When you are installing the CPU, make sure to install the cooler to prevent overheating.
If you do not have the CPU cooler, consult your dealer before turning on the computer.
For the latest information about CPU, please visit
http://www.msi.com/service/cpu-support
Important
Overheating
Overheating will seriously damage the CPU and system. Always make sure the cooling
fan can work properly to protect the CPU from overheating. Make sure that you apply
an even layer of thermal paste (or thermal tape) between the CPU and the heatsink to
enhance heat dissipation.
Replacing the CPU
While replacing the CPU, always turn off the ATX power supply or unplug the power
supply’s power cord from the grounded outlet first to ensure the safety of CPU.
Overclocking
This mainboard is designed to support overclocking. However, please make sure your
components are able to tolerate such abnormal setting, while doing overclocking. Any
attempt to operate beyond product specifications is not recommended. We do not guarantee the damages or risks caused by inadequate operation or beyond product specifications.
Introduction to LGA 1155 CPU
The surface of LGA 1155 CPU. Remember to apply some thermal paste on it for
better heat dispersion.
Alignment Key
Yellow triangle is the
Pin 1 indicator
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Alignment Key
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CPU & Cooler Installation
When you are installing the CPU, make sure the CPU has a cooler attached on the top
to prevent overheating. Meanwhile, do not forget to apply some thermal paste on CPU
before installing the heat sink/cooler fan for better heat dispersion.
Follow the steps below to install the CPU & cooler correctly. Wrong installation will
cause the damage of your CPU & mainboard.
2. Lift the load lever up to fully open
position
3. The CPU socket has a plastic cap on
it to protect the contact from damage.
Before you install CPU, always cover
it to protect the socket pin. Remove
the cap (as the arrow shows).
4. After confirming the CPU direction for
correct mating, put down the CPU in
the socket housing frame. Be sure to
grasp on the edge of the CPU base.
Note that the alignment keys are
matched.
Alignment Key
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Chapter 2
1. Open the load level. Hardware Setup
5. Visually inspect if the CPU is seated
well into the socket. If not, take out
the CPU with pure vertical motion
and reinstall.
6. Engage the load lever while pressing
down lightly onto the load plate.
Alignment Key
7. Secure the lever near the hook end
under the retention tab.
8. Make sure the four hooks are in
proper position before you install the
cooler.
Important
• Confirm if your CPU cooler is firmly installed before turning on your system.
• Do not touch the CPU socket pins to avoid damaging.
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10. Press the four hooks down to fasten
the cooler.
11. Turn over the mainboard to confirm
that the clip-ends are correctly inserted.
12. Finally, attach the CPU Fan cable to
the CPU fan connector on the mainboard.
Chapter 2
9. Align the holes on the mainboard with
the heatsink. Push down the cooler
until its four clips get wedged into the
holes of the mainboard.
Mainboard
Hook
Important
• Read the CPU status in BIOS.
• Whenever CPU is not installed, always protect your CPU socket pin with the plastic
cap covered (shown in Figure 1) to avoid damaging.
• Mainboard photos shown in this section are for demonstration of the CPU/ cooler installation only. The appearance of your mainboard may vary depending on the model
you purchase.
• Please refer to the documentation in the CPU fan package for more details about the
CPU fan installation.
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Memory
These DIMM slots are used for installing memory modules. For more information on
compatible components, please visit http://www.msi.com/service/test-report
DDR3
240-pin, 1.5V
48x2=96 pin
72x2=144 pin
Dual-Channel mode Population Rule
In Dual-Channel mode, the memory modules can transmit and receive data with two
data bus lines simultaneously. Enabling Dual-Channel mode can enhance the system
performance. The following illustrations explain the population rules for Dual-Channel
mode.
DIMM1
DIMM2
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Empty
Important
• DDR3 memory modules are not interchangeable with DDR2, and the DDR3 standard
is not backwards compatible. You should always install DDR3 memory modules in
the DDR3 DIMM slots.
• In Dual-Channel mode, make sure that you install memory modules of the same type
and density in different channel DIMM slots.
• Due to the chipset resource deployment, the system density will only be detected up
to 15+GB (not full 16GB) when each DIMM is installed with a 8GB memory module.
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Installing Memory Modules
1. The memory module has only one notch on the center and will only fit in the right
orientation.
3. Manually check if the memory module has been locked in place by the DIMM slot
clips at the sides.
Notch
Volt
Important
You can barely see the golden finger if the memory module is properly inserted in the
DIMM slot.
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2. Insert the memory module vertically into the DIMM slot. Then push it in until the
golden finger on the memory module is deeply inserted in the DIMM slot. The plastic
clip at each side of the DIMM slot will automatically close when the memory module
is properly seated.
Hardware Setup
Power Supply
ATX 24-pin Power Connector: JPWR1
This connector allows you to connect an ATX 24-pin power supply. To connect the ATX
24-pin power supply, make sure the plug of the power supply is inserted in the proper
orientation and the pins are aligned. Then push down the power supply firmly into the
connector.
You may use the 20-pin ATX power supply as you like. If you’d like to use the 20-pin
ATX power supply, please plug your power supply along with pin 1 & pin 13.
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Make sure that all the connectors are connected to proper ATX power supplies to ensure stable operation of the mainboard.
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Back Panel
LAN
Mouse/ Keyboard
(optional)
USB 3.0 Port
VGA Port
Line-In
RS-Out
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
(optional)
DVI-D Port
USB 2.0 Port
Mic
Chapter 2
Line-Out CS-Out
SS-Out
(optional)
▶ Mouse/Keyboard
The standard PS/2® mouse/keyboard DIN connector is for a PS/2® mouse/keyboard.
▶ USB 2.0 Port
The USB (Universal Serial Bus) port is for attaching USB devices such as keyboard,
mouse, or other USB-compatible devices.
▶ USB 3.0 Port (optional)
USB 3.0 port is backward-compatible with USB 2.0 devices. Supports data transfer rate
up to 5 Gbit/s (SuperSpeed).
Important
If you want to use a USB 3.0 device, you must use the USB 3.0 cable to connect to the
USB 3.0 port.
▶ HDMI Port (optional)
The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is an all-digital audio/video interface
capable of transmitting uncompressed streams. HDMI supports all TV format, including standard, enhanced, or high-definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio on a
single cable.
▶ VGA Port
The DB15-pin female connector is provided for monitor.
▶ DVI-D Port
The DVI-D (Digital Visual Interface - Digital) connector allows you to connect a LCD
monitor. It provides a high-speed digital interconnection between the computer and its
display device. To connect an LCD monitor, simply plug your monitor cable into the DVI
-D connector, and make sure that the other end of the cable is properly connected to
your monitor (refer to your monitor manual for more information.)
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Important
The HDMI, VGA and DVI-D display interfaces on the mainboard are designed to serve
as IGP (Integrated Graphics Processor) used. If you installed a processor without
integrated graphics chip, these display ports will have no effect.
▶ LAN
The standard RJ-45 LAN jack is for connection to
Green/ Orange
the Local Area Network (LAN). You can connect a Yellow
network cable to it.
LED
Color
LED State
Condition
Left
Yellow
Off
LAN link is not established.
On(Steady state)
LAN link is established.
Right
On(brighter & pulsing)
The computer is communicating with another computer on the LAN.
Green
Off
10 Mbit/sec data rate is selected.
On
100 Mbit/sec data rate is selected.
Orange
On
1000 Mbit/sec data rate is selected.
▶ Audio Ports
These audio connectors are used for audio devices. It is easy to differentiate between
audio effects according to the color of audio jacks.
■ Line-In: Blue - Line In, is used for external CD player, tape-player or other audio
devices.
■ Line-Out: Green - Line Out, is a connector for speakers or headphones.
■ Mic: Pink - Mic, is a connector for microphones.
■ RS-Out (optional): Black - Rear-Surround Out in 4/ 5.1/ 7.1 channel mode.
■ CS-Out (optional): Orange - Center/ Subwoofer Out in 5.1/ 7.1 channel mode.
■ SS-Out (optional): Gray - Side-Surround Out 7.1 channel mode.
Important
If the mainboard, which equips 3 audio jacks, wants to reach the 8-channel sound effect,
the 7th and 8th channels must be output from front panel.
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Connectors
Serial ATA Connector: SATA1~6
This connector is a high-speed Serial ATA interface port. Each connector can connect
to one Serial ATA device.
Chapter 2
* The MB layout in this figure is for reference only.
SATA6
SATA1~2 (6Gb/s)
SATA5
SATA1_2
SATA3_4
SATA3~6 (3Gb/s)
Important
Please do not fold the Serial ATA cable into a 90-degree angle. Otherwise, data loss
may occur during transmission.
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Fan Power Connectors: CPUFAN,SYSFAN1~2
The fan power connectors support system cooling fan with +12V. When connecting the
wire to the connectors, always note that the red wire is the positive and should be connected to the +12V; the black wire is Ground and should be connected to GND. If the
mainboard has a System Hardware Monitor chipset on-board, you must use a specially
designed fan with speed sensor to take advantage of the CPU fan control.
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• Please refer to the recommended CPU fans at processor’s official website or consult
the vendors for proper CPU cooling fan.
• CPUFAN support Smart fan control. You can install Control Center utility that will
automatically control the CPUFAN speeds according to the actual CPUFAN temperatures.
• Fan cooler set with 3 or 4 pins power connector are both available for CPUFAN.
Front Panel Connectors: JFP1, JFP2
These connectors are for electrical connection to the front panel switches and LEDs.
The JFP1 is compliant with Intel® Front Panel I/O Connectivity Design Guide.
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Front USB Connector: JUSB1~3
This connector, compliant with Intel® I/O Connectivity Design Guide, is ideal for connecting high-speed USB interface peripherals such as USB HDD, digital cameras, MP3
players, printers, modems and the like.
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Important
Note that the pins of VCC and GND must be connected correctly to avoid possible
damage.
Front Panel Audio Connector: JAUD1
This connector allows you to connect the front panel audio and is compliant with Intel®
Front Panel I/O Connectivity Design Guide.
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S/PDIF-Out Connector: JSP1
This connector is used to connect S/PDIF (Sony & Philips Digital Interconnect Format)
interface for digital audio transmission.
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Serial Port Connector: JCOM1
This connector is a 16550A high speed communication port that sends/receives 16
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TPM Module connector: JTPM1
This connector connects to a TPM (Trusted Platform Module) module (optional). Please
refer to the TPM security platform manual for more details and usages.
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Parallel Port Connector: JLPT1
This connector is used to connect an optional parallel port bracket. The parallel port is a
standard printer port that supports Enhanced Parallel Port (EPP) and Extended Capabilities Parallel Port (ECP) mode.
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This connector connects to the chassis intrusion switch cable. If the chassis is opened,
the chassis intrusion mechanism will be activated. The system will record this status
and show a warning message on the screen. To clear the warning, you must enter the
BIOS utility and clear the record.
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Jumper
Clear CMOS Jumper: JBAT1
Keep Data
Clear Data
(Use a metal object to
temporarily short these
two pins.)
Important
You can clear CMOS by touching two pins once with a metal object while the system is
off. Avoid clearing the CMOS while the system is on; it will damage the mainboard.
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There is a CMOS RAM on board with an external battery power supply to preserve the
system configuration data. With the CMOS RAM, the system can automatically boot
OS every time it is turned on. If you want to clear the system configuration, please
temporarily short these two pins to clear data by using a metal object.
Hardware Setup
Slots
PCIE (Peripheral Component Interconnect Express) Slot
The PCIE slot supports the PCIE interface expansion card.
PCIE x16 Slot
PCIE x1 Slot
PCI (Peripheral Component Interconnect) Slot
The PCI slot supports LAN card, SCSI card, USB card, and other add-on cards that
comply with PCI specifications.
32-bit PCI Slot
Important
When adding or removing expansion cards, make sure that you unplug the power supply first. Read the documentation for the expansion card to configure any necessary
hardware or software settings, such as jumpers, switches or BIOS configuration.
PCI Interrupt Request Routing
IRQ, or interrupt request line, are hardware lines over which devices can send interrupt
signals to the microprocessor. The PCI IRQ pins are typically connected to the PCI bus
pins as follows:
PCI Slot
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Order1
Order2
Order3
Order4
INT A#
INT B#
INT C#
INT D#
Chapter 3
BIOS Setup
This chapter provides information on the BIOS Setup
program and allows you to configure the system for optimum use.
You may need to run the Setup program when:
■ An error message appears on the screen during
the system booting up, and requests you to run
SETUP.
■ You want to change the default settings for customized features.
BIOS Setup
Entering Setup
Power on the computer and the system will start POST (Power On Self Test) process.
When the message below appears on the screen, press <DEL> key to enter Setup.
Press DEL to enter Setup Menu, F11 to enter Boot Menu
If the message disappears before you respond and you still wish to enter Setup, restart
the system by turning it OFF and On or pressing the RESET button. You may also restart the system by simultaneously pressing <Ctrl>, <Alt>, and <Delete> keys.
Important
• The items under each BIOS category described in this chapter are under continuous
update for better system performance. Therefore, the description may be slightly different from the latest BIOS and should be held for reference only.
• Upon boot-up, the 1st line appearing after the memory count is the BIOS version. It is
usually in the format:
E7680IMS.xxx 010611 where:
1st digit refers to BIOS type as E = EFI
2nd - 5th digit refers to the model number.
6th digit refers to the chipset as I = Intel, N = nVidia, A = AMD and V = VIA.
7th - 8th digit refers to the customer as MS = all standard customers.
xxx refers to the BIOS version.
010611 refers to the date this BIOS was released.
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Control Keys
Select Item
<←><→>
Select Screen
<Enter>
Select
<Esc>
Jumps to the Exit menu or returns to the main menu from a submenu
<+><->
Change Option
<F1>
General Help
<F6>
Load Optimized Defaults
<F10>
Save all the CMOS changes and exit
Chapter 3
<↑><↓>
Getting Help
After entering the Setup menu, the first menu you will see is the Main Menu.
Main Menu
The main menu lists the setup functions you can make changes to. You can use the
arrow keys ( ↑↓ ) to select the item. The on-line description of the highlighted setup
function is displayed at the bottom of the screen.
Sub-Menu
If you find a right pointer symbol (as shown in the right view) appears to the left of certain
fields that means a sub-menu can be launched from this field. A sub-menu contains
additional options for a field parameter. You can use arrow keys ( ↑↓ ) to highlight the
field and press <Enter> to call up the sub-menu. Then you can use the control keys to
enter values and move from field to field within a sub-menu. If you want to return to the
main menu, just press the <Esc >.
General Help <F1>
The BIOS setup program provides a General Help screen. You can call up this screen
from any menu by simply pressing <F1>. The Help screen lists the appropriate keys to
use and the possible selections for the highlighted item. Press <Esc> to exit the Help
screen.
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The Menu Bar
▶ Main Menu
Use this menu for basic system configurations, such as time, date etc.
▶ Advanced
Use this menu to setup the items of the BIOS special enhanced features, integrated
peripherals, power management and PC health status.
▶ Overclocking
Use this menu to specify your settings for frequency/voltage control and overclocking.
▶ Mflash
Use this menu to read/ flash the BIOS from storage drive (FAT/ FAT32 format only).
▶ Security
Use this menu to set supervisor and user passwords.
▶ Boot
Use this menu to specify the priority of boot devices.
▶ Save & Exit
This menu allows you to load the BIOS default values or factory default settings into the
BIOS and exit the BIOS setup utility with or without changes.
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Main Menu
Chapter 3
▶ System Date
This allows you to set the system to the date that you want (usually the current date).
The format is <day><month> <date> <year>.
[day]
Day of the week, from Sun to Sat, determined by BIOS. Readonly.
[month]
The month from Jan. through Dec.
[date]
The date from 1 to 31 can be keyed by numeric function keys.
[year]
The year can be adjusted by users.
▶ System Time
This allows you to set the system time that you want (usually the current time). The time
format is <hour> <minute> <second>.
▶ SATA Port1~6
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu. The sub-menu shows the information of installed
SATA device.
Important
SATA Port1~6 are appearing when you connect the HD devices to the SATA connectors on the mainboard.
▶ System Information
This area shows the CPU information, BIOS version and memory status of your system
(read only).
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Advanced
▶ PCI Subsystem Settings
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ PCI Latency Timer
This item controls how long each PCI device can hold the bus before another takes
over. When set to higher values, every PCI device can conduct transactions for a
longer time and thus improve the effective PCI bandwidth. For better PCI performance, you should set the item to higher values.
▶ ACPI Settings
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ ACPI Standby State
This item specifies the power saving modes for ACPI function.
▶ Power LED
This item configures how the system uses power LED on the case to indicate the
sleep/suspend state.
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▶ Integrated Peripherals
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
Chapter 3
▶ Onboard Lan Controller
This item allows you to enable/ disable the onboard LAN controller.
▶ LAN Option ROM
This item is used to decide whether to invoke the Boot ROM of the onboard LAN.
▶ SATA Mode
This item is used to specify RAID/ IDE/ AHCI mode for SATA port.
▶ HD Audio Controller
This item allows you to enable/ disable the HD audio controller.
▶ HPET
The HPET (High Precision Event Timers) is a component that is part of the chipset.
You can to enable it, and will provide you with the means to get to it via the various
ACPI methods.
▶ On-Chip VGA Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ Initate Graphic Adapter
This setting specifies which graphic card is the initial graphics adapter.
▶ VGA Share Memory
The system shares memory to the onboard graphic. This setting controls the exact
memory size shared to the onboard graphic.
▶ IGD Multi-Monitor
When “Enabled”, the integrated graphics and extra graphics card can be configured
as multi-monitor mode.
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▶ USB Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ USB Devices:
This item shows the type of installed USB device.
▶ USB Controller
This item allows you to enable/ disable the USB controller.
▶ Legacy USB Support
Select [Enabled] if you need to use a USB-interfaced device in the operating system.
▶ Onboard USB 3.0 Controller
This item allows you to enable/ disable the onboard USB 3.0 controller.
▶ Super IO Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ Serial Port 0 Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ Serial Port
This item allows you to enable/ disable the serial port.
▶ Change Settings
Select an address and corresponding interrupt for the serial port.
▶ Parallel Port Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
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▶ Parallel Port
This item allows you to enable/ disable the parallel port.
▶ Change Settings
Select an address and corresponding interrupt for the serial port.
▶ Device Mode
Select a device mode for parallel port.
▶ H/W Monitor
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ CPU Smart Fan Target
The Smart Fan function controls the CPU fan speed automatically depending on the
current temperature to keep it with in a specific range. You can enable a fan target
value here. If the current CPU fan temperature reaches to the target value, the smart
fan function will be activated.
▶ SYS Fan 1 Control/ SYS Fan2 Control
These items allow users to select how percentage of speed for the SYSFAN1/ SYSFAN2.
▶ CPU/ System Temperature, CPU FAN/ SYS FAN 1/ 2 Speed, CPU Vcore Voltage,
CPU IO Voltage, DRAM Voltage, GPU Voltage, 3.3V, 5V, 12V
These items show the current status of all of the monitored hardware devices/components such as CPU voltage, temperatures and all fans’ speeds.
▶ Power Management Setup
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
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▶ EuP 2013
This item is designed for energy using products lot 6 2013 (EuP) aka energy related
products (ErP); to reduce power consumption during system off or standby mode.
Note: Enabling EuP 2013 will disable support for RTC Wake Up Event.
▶ Restore on AC Power Loss
This item specifies whether your system will reboot after a power failure or interrupt
occurs. Settings are:
[Power Off]Always leaves the computer in the power off state.
[Power On]Always leaves the computer in the power on state.
[Last State]
Restore the system to the status before power failure or interrupt
occurred.
▶ Wake Up Event Setup
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ Wake Up Event By
Setting to [BIOS] activates the following fields, and use the following fields to set the
wake up events. Setting to [OS], the wake up events will be defined by OS.
▶ Resume By RTC Alarm
The field is used to enable or disable the feature of booting up the system on a
scheduled time/date.
▶ Date/ HH:MM:SS
If Resume By RTC Alarm is set to [Enabled], the system will automatically resume
(boot up) on a specific date/hour/minute/second specified in these fields (using the
<+> and <-> to select the date & time settings).
▶ Resume By PCI or PCI-E Device
When set to [Enabled], the feature allows your system to be awakened from the
power saving modes through any event on PCI or PCIE device.
▶ Resume From S3 by USB Device
The item allows the activity of the USB device to wake up the system from S3 (Suspend to RAM) sleep state.
▶ Resume From S3 by PS/2 Mouse/ KB
These items determine whether the system will be awakened from S3 state when
input signal of the PS/2 mouse/ keyboard is detected.
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Overclocking
Chapter 3
▶ Current CPU / DRAM Frequency
These items show the current clocks of CPU and Memory speed. Read-only.
▶ Adjust CPU Ratio
This item controls the multiplier that is used to determine the internal clock speed of the
processor relative to the external or motherboard clock speed. It is available only when
the processor supports this function.
▶ Adjusted CPU Frequency
It shows the adjusted CPU frequency. Read-only.
▶ Adjust CPU Ratio in OS
Enable this item, it will allow you to change the CPU ratio in OS by using MSI application.
▶ Internal PLL Overvoltage
This item are used to adjust the PLL voltage.
▶ EIST
The Enhanced Intel SpeedStep technology allows you to set the performance level of
the microprocessor whether the computer is running on battery or AC power. This field
will appear after you installed the CPU which supports speedstep technology.
▶ OC Genie Button Operation
This field is used to enable/ disable OC Genie function.
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▶ DRAM Ratio
This setting controls the ratio of memory frequency to enable the memory to run at different frequency combinations.
▶ Adjusted DRAM Frequency
It shows the adjusted DRAM frequency. Read-only.
▶ DRAM Timing Mode
Select whether DRAM timing is controlled by the SPD (Serial Presence Detect) EEPROM on the DRAM module. Setting to [Auto] enables DRAM timings and the following
“Advanced DRAM Configuration” sub-menu to be determined by BIOS based on the
configurations on the SPD. Selecting [Link] or [Unlink] allows users to configure the
DRAM timings and the following related “Advanced DRAM Configuration” sub-menu
manually.
▶ Advanced DRAM Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ Command Rate
This setting controls the DRAM command rate.
▶ tCL
This controls the CAS latency, which determines the timing delay (in clock cycles)
before SDRAM starts a read command after receiving it.
▶ tRCD
When DRAM is refreshed, both rows and columns are addressed separately. This
setup item allows you to determine the timing of the transition from RAS (row address strobe) to CAS (column address strobe). The less the clock cycles, the faster
the DRAM performance.
▶ tRP
This setting controls the number of cycles for Row Address Strobe (RAS) to be
allowed to precharge. If insufficient time is allowed for the RAS to accumulate its
charge before DRAM refresh, refreshing may be incomplete and DRAM may fail
to retain data. This item applies only when synchronous DRAM is installed in the
system.
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▶ tRAS
This setting determines the time RAS takes to read from and write to memory cell.
▶ tRFC
This setting determines the time RFC takes to read from and write to a memory
cell.
▶ tWTR
Minimum time interval between the end of write data burst and the start of a column-read command. It allows I/O gating to overdrive sense amplifiers before read
command starts.
▶ tRRD
Specifies the active-to-active delay of different banks.
▶ tRTP
Time interval between a read and a precharge command.
▶ tFAW
This item is used to set the tFAW (four activate window delay) timing.
▶ tWCL
This item is used to set the tWCL (Write CAS Latency) timing.
▶ tCKE
This item is used to set the tCKE timing.
▶ tRTL
This item is used to set the tRTL timing.
▶ Advanced Channel 1/ 2 Timing Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu. And you can set the advanced memory timing
for each channel.
▶ GT OverClocking
This item allows you to enable/ disable the overclocking of integrated graphics.
▶ GT Ratio
This setting controls the ratio of integrated graphics frequency to enable the integrated
graphics to run at different frequency combinations.
▶ Adjusted GT Frequency
It shows the adjusted integrated graphics frequency. Read-only.
▶ Spread Spectrum
When the mainboard’s clock generator pulses, the extreme values (spikes) of the pulses
create EMI (Electromagnetic Interference). The Spread Spectrum function reduces the
EMI generated by modulating the pulses so that the spikes of the pulses are reduced
to flatter curves.
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▶ tWR
Minimum time interval between end of write data burst and the start of a precharge
command. Allows sense amplifiers to restore data to cells.
BIOS Setup
Important
• If you do not have any EMI problem, leave the setting at [Disabled] for optimal system
stability and performance. But if you are plagued by EMI, select the value of Spread
Spectrum for EMI reduction.
• The greater the Spread Spectrum value is, the greater the EMI is reduced, and the
system will become less stable. For the most suitable Spread Spectrum value, please
consult your local EMI regulation.
• Remember to disable Spread Spectrum if you are overclocking because even a slight
jitter can introduce a temporary boost in clock speed which may just cause your overclocked processor to lock up.
▶ DRAM Voltage
This item is used to adjust the memory voltage.
▶ CPU Features
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ Hyper-threading
The processor uses Hyper-Threading technology to increase transaction rates and
reduces end-user response times. The technology treats the two cores inside the
processor as two logical processors that can execute instructions simultaneously. In
this way, the system performance is highly improved. If you disable the function, the
processor will use only one core to execute the instructions. Please disable this item
if your operating system doesn’t support HT Function, or unreliability and instability
may occur.
Important
Enabling the functionality of Hyper-Threading Technology for your computer system
requires ALL of the following platform Components:
• CPU: An Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor with HT Technology;
• Chipset: An Intel® Chipset that supports HT Technology;
• BIOS: A BIOS that supports HT Technology and has it enabled;
• OS: An operating system that supports HT Technology.
For more information on Hyper-threading Technology, go to:
www.intel.com/info/hyperthreading
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▶ Active Processor Cores
This item allows you to select the number of active processor cores.
▶ Limit CPUID Maximum
It is designed to limit the listed speed of the processor to older operating systems.
▶ Intel Virtualization Tech
This item is used to enable/disable the Intel Virtualization technology. For further
information please refer to Intel’s official website.
▶ Power Technology
This item allows you to select the Intel Dynamic Power technology mode.
▶ C1E Support
To enable this item to read the CPU power consumption while idle. Not all processors
support Enhanced Halt state (C1E).
▶ OverSpeed Protection
Overspeed Protection function can monitor the current CPU draws as well as its
power consumption. If it exceeds a certain level, the processor automatically reduces
its clock speed. If you want to overclock your CPU, set it to [Disabled].
▶ Intel C-State
C-state is a power management state that significantly reduces the power of the
processor during idle. This field will appear after you installed the CPU which supports c-state technology.
▶ Package C-State limit
This field allows you to select a C-state limit.
▶ Long duration power limit(W)
This field allows you to adjust the TDP power limit for the long duration.
▶ Long duration maintained(ms)
This field allows you to adjust the maintaining time for long duration power limit.
▶ Short duration power limit(W)
This field allows you to adjust the TDP power limit for the short duration.
▶ Primary/ Secondary plane turbo power limit (W)
This field allows you to adjust the TDP limit for the primary/ secondary plane turbo.
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▶ Execute Disable Bit
Intel’s Execute Disable Bit functionality can prevent certain classes of malicious
“buffer overflow” attacks when combined with a supporting operating system. This
functionality allows the processor to classify areas in memory by where application
code can execute and where it cannot. When a malicious worm attempts to insert
code in the buffer, the processor disables code execution, preventing damage or
worm propagation.
BIOS Setup
Mflash
▶ BIOS Boot Function
This allows you to enable/ disable the system to boot from the BIOS file inside USB
drive (FAT/ 32 format only).
▶ Select one file to Boot
When the BIOS Boot function as sets to [Enabled], this item is selectable. This item
allows to select particular BIOS file from the USB/ Storage (FAT/ 32 format only) drive.
And the system will boot from selected BIOS file.
▶ Save BIOS to storage
Please setup a specific folder in specific USB/ Storage drive to save BIOS file from
BIOS ROM chip data. Note: it only supports FAT/ 32 file system drive.
▶ Select one file to update BIOS
This item allows you to select particular BIOS file from the USB/ Storage (FAT/ 32 format only) drive for updating BIOS.
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Security
Chapter 3
▶ Administrator Password
This item is used to set the administrator password. When a administrator password
has been set, you will be prompted to enter it every time you try to enter BIOS Setup.
▶ User Password
This item is used to set the user password. When a user password has been set, you
will be prompted to enter it every time you try to enter the operating system.
Important
When you select the Administrator Password / User Password item, a password box will
appear on the screen. Type the password, and press <Enter>. The password typed now
will replace any previously set password from CMOS memory. You will be prompted to
confirm the password. Retype the password and press <Enter>. You may also press
<Esc> to abort the selection and not enter a password.
To clear a set password, just press <Enter> when you are prompted to enter the password. A message will show up confirming the password will be disabled. Once the
password is disabled, the system will boot and you can enter Setup/ OS without entering any password.
These two items prevent an unauthorized person from changing any part of your system
configuration.
▶ Chassis Intrusion Configuration
Press <Enter> to enter the sub-menu.
▶ Chassis Intrusion
This item enables or disables the feature of recording the chassis intrusion status
and issuing a warning message if the chassis is once opened. To clear the warning
message, set the field to [Reset]. The setting of the field will automatically return to
[Enabled] later.
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Boot
▶ Full Screen Logo Display
This item enables this system to show the company logo on the boot-up screen. Settings are:
[Enabled]
Shows a still image (logo) on the full screen at boot.
[Disabled]
Shows the POST messages at boot.
== Set Boot Priority ==
▶ 1st~8th Boot
You can select the boot priorities in these Boot Option items.
▶ USB HardDisk/ UEFI Boot Drive BBS Priorities
▶ Boot Option
You can select the USB HardDisk/ UEFI Boot priorities in these Boot Option items.
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Save & Exit
Chapter 3
▶ Discard Changes and Exit
Use this item to abandon all changes and exit setup.
▶ Save Changes and Reset
Use this item to save changes and reset the system.
▶ Save Changes
Use this item to save changes.
▶ Discard Changes
Use this item to abandon all changes.
▶ Restore Defaults
Use this item to load the optimized default values set by the BIOS vendor.
== Boot Override ==
The installed storage devices will appear on this menu, you can select one of them be
a boot device.
▶ Built-in EFI Shell
Use this item to enter the EFI Shell.
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Appendix A
Realtek Audio
The Realtek audio provides 10-channel DAC that simultaneously supports 7.1 sound playback and 2 channels
of independent stereo sound output (multiple streaming)
through the Front-Out-Left and Front-Out-Right channels.
Realtek Audio
Installing the Realtek HD Audio Driver
You need to install the HD audio driver for Realtek audio codec to function properly
before you can get access to 2-, 4-, 6-, 8- channel or 7.1+2 channel audio operations.
Follow the procedures described below to install the drivers for different operating systems.
Installation for Windows®
For Windows® XP, you must install Windows® XP Service Pack3 or later before installing
the driver.
The following illustrations are based on Windows® 7 environment and could look slightly
different if you install the drivers in different operating systems.
1. Insert the application DVD into the DVD-ROM drive. The setup screen will automatically appear.
2. Click Driver tab.
3. Click AUDIO button.
Click here
4. Select Realtek HD Audio Drivers to start installing the drivers.
5. Click Next to install the Realtek High Definition Audio Driver.
6. Follow the on-screen instructions to install drivers.
7. Click Finish to restart the system.
Important
The HD Audio Configuration software utility is under continuous update to enhance audio applications. Hence, the program screens shown here in this section may be slightly
different from the latest software utility and shall be held for reference only.
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Software Configuration
After installing the audio driver, the “Realtek HD Audio Manager” icon will appear at the
notification area (lower right of the screen). You may double click the icon and the GUI
will pop up accordingly.
Appendix A
Double click the icon
It is also available to enable the audio driver by clicking the Realtek HD Audio Manager
from the Control Panel.
Software panel overview
The following figure describes the function of the Realtek HD Audio Manager panel.
Device Selection
Volume Adjustment
Application Enhancement
Jack status panel
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■ Device Selection
Here you can select a audio output source to change the related options. The “check”
sign (in orange) indicates the devices as default.
■ Volume Adjustment
You can control the volume or balance the right/left side of the speakers that you
plugged in front or rear panel by adjust the bar.
■ Application Enhancement
The array of options will provide you a complete guidance of anticipated sound effect for
both output and input device.
■ Jack status panel
This panel depicts all render and capture devices currently connected with your computer.
Auto popup dialog
When you plug into the device at the jack, a dialogue window will pop up asking you
which device is current connected.
As you know, each jack corresponds to its default setting, you can refer to the next section “Hardware Default Setting”.
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The following diagrams are audio back panel default setting.
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Intel RAID
This appendix will assist users in configuring and enabling RAID functionality on platforms
Intel RAID
Introduction
The mainboard comes with the Intel RAID controller that allows you to configure SATA
hard drives as RAID sets.
SATA hard drives deliver blistering transfer speeds up to 3 Gb/s. Serial ATA uses long,
thin cables, making it easier to connect your drive and improving the airflow inside your
PC. The most outstanding features are:
1. Supports 3 Gb/s or 6 Gb/s transfers with CRC error checking.
2. Supports Hot-plug-n-play feature.
3. Data handling optimizations including tagged command queuing, elevator seek and
packet chain command.
Intel® RAID controller offers RAID level 0 (Striping), RAID level 1 (Mirroring and Duplexing), RAID level 5 (Block Interleaved Distributed Parity), RAID level 10 (A Stripe of Mirrors) , Intel® Matrix Storage Technology and Intel® Rapid Recover Technology.
RAID 0 breaks the data into blocks which are written to separate hard drives. Spreading the hard drive I/O load across independent channels greatly improves I/O performance.
RAID 1 provides data redundancy by mirroring data between the hard drives and provides enhanced read performance.
RAID 5 Provides data striping at the byte level and also stripe error correction information. This results in excellent performance and good fault tolerance. Level 5 is one of the
most popular implementations of RAID.
RAID 10 Not one of the original RAID levels, multiple RAID 1 mirrors are created, and a
RAID 0 stripe is created over these.
Intel® Matrix RAID Technology is the advanced ability for two RAID volumes to share the
combined space of two hard drives being used in unison.
Intel® Rapid Recover Technology utilizes RAID 1 functionality to copy data from a designated Master drive to a designated Recovery drive. The size of the Master drive must
be less than or equal to the size of the Recovery drive. When a Recovery volume is
created, complete capacity of the Master drive will be used as the Master volume. Only
one Recovery Volume can exist on a system. There are 2 methods of updating the
data on the Master to the Recovery drive. They are Continuous Update Policy and On
Request Update Policy.
Important
The least number of hard drives for RAID 0, RAID 1, Recovery or Matrix mode is 2. The
least number of hard drives for RAID 10 mode is 4. And the least number of hard drives
for RAID 5 mode is 3.
All the information/ volumes/ pictures listed in your system might differ from the illustrations in this appendix.
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BIOS Configuration
Using the Intel Matrix Storage Manager Option ROM
Creating, Deleting and Resetting RAID Volumes:
The Serial ATA RAID volume may be configured using the RAID Configuration utility
stored within the Intel RAID Option ROM. During the Power-On Self Test (POST), the
following message will appear for a few seconds.
Important
The “Device Model”, “Serial #” and “Size” in the following example might be different
from your system.
RAID Volumes
None defined.
Physical Disks:
Port Device Model
1
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
2
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
Serial #
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
Size
XXX.XGB
XXX.XGB
Type/Status(Vol ID)
Non-RAID Disk
Non-RAID Disk
Press <CTRL-I> to enter Configuration Utility..
After the above message shows, press <Ctrl> and <I> keys simultaneously to enter the
RAID Configuration Utility.
Important
The following procedure is only available with a newly-built system or if you are reinstalling your OS. It should not be used to migrate an existing system to RAID.
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The Intel Matrix Storage Manager Option ROM should be integrated with the system
BIOS on all motherboards with a supported Intel chipset. The Intel Matrix Storage Manager Option ROM is the Intel RAID implementation and provides BIOS and DOS disk
services. Please use <Ctrl> + <I> keys to enter the “Intel® RAID for Serial ATA” status
screen, which should appear early in system boot-up, during the POST (Power-On Self
Test). Also, you need to enable the RAID function in BIOS to create, delete and reset
RAID volumes.
Intel RAID
After pressing the <Ctrl> and <I> keys simultaneously, the following window will appear:
[ [ MAIN
MAIN MENU ] ]
1.
2.
3.
4.
Create RAID Volume
Delete RAID Volume
Reset Disks to Non-RAID
Recovery Volume Options
5.
Exit
[ DISK / VOLUME INFORMATION ]
RAID Volumes :
None defined.
Physical Devices :
Port Device Model
1
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
2
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
[ ↑↓] - Select
Serial #
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
[ESC] - Exit
Size Type/Status (Vol ID)
XXX.XGB Non-RAID Disk
XXX.XGB Non-RAID Disk
[ENTER] - Select Menu
■ Create RAID Volume
1. Select option 1 “Create RAID Volume” and press <Enter> key. The following screen
appears. Then in the Name field, specify a RAID Volume name and then press the
<TAB> or <Enter> key to go to the next field.
2. Use the arrow keys to select the RAID level best suited to your usage model in
RAID Level.
[ CREATE VOLUME MENU ]
Name :
RAID Level :
Disks :
Strip Size :
Capacity :
Sync :
Volume0
RAID1(Mirror)
Select Disks
N/A
XXX.X GB
N/A
Create Volume
[ HELP ]
RAID 1 : Mirrors data (redundancy) .
[ ↑↓] - Change
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[ESC] - Previous Menu
[ENTER] - Select
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3. In the Disk field, press <Enter> key and use <Space> key to select the disks you
want to create for the RAID volume, then click <Enter> key to finish selection. This
field will become available according to the selected RAID level.
5. Then select the capacity of the volume in the Capacity field. The default value is the
maximum volume capacity of the selected disks.
[ CREATE VOLUME MENU ]
Name :
RAID Level :
Disks :
Strip Size :
Capacity :
Sync :
Volume0
RAID1(Mirror)
Select Disks
N/A
XXX.X GB
N/A
Create Volume
[ HELP ]
The default value indicates the maximum capacity using the selected
disks. Entering a lower capacity allows you to create a second
volume on these disks.
[ ↑↓] - Change
[TAB] - Next
[ESC] - Previous Menu
[ENTER] - Select
Important
Since you want to create two volumes (Intel Matrix RAID Technology), this default size
(maximum) needs to be reduced. Type in a new size for the first volume. As an example: if you want the first volume to span the first half of the two disks, re-type the size
to be half of what is shown by default. The second volume, when created, will automatically span the remainder of two hard drives.
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4. Then select the strip size for the RAID array by using the “upper arrow”
or “down arrow” keys to scroll through the available values, and pressing
the <Enter> key to select and advance to the next field. The available values range from 4KB to 128 KB in power of 2 increments. The strip size should
be chosen based on the planned drive usage. Here are some typical values:
RAID0 -128KB / RAID10 - 64KB / RAID5 - 64KB. This field will become available
according to the selected RAID level.
Intel RAID
6. Go to the Create Volume field and press <Enter>, the following screen appears for
you to confirm if you are sure to create the RAID volume. Press <Y> to continue.
[ CREATE VOLUME MENU ]
Name :
RAID Level :
Disks :
Strip Size :
Capacity :
Sync :
Volume0
RAID1(Mirror)
Select Disks
N/A
XXX.X GB
N/A
Create Volume
WARNING : ALL DATA ON SELECTED DISKS WILL BE LOST.
Are you sure you want[ toHELP
create] this volume? (Y / N) :
Press ENTER to create the specified volume.
[ ↑↓] - Change
[TAB] - Next
[ESC] - Previous Menu
[ENTER] - Select
7. Then the following screen appears to indicate that the creation is finished.
[ [ MAIN
MAIN MENU ] ]
1.
2.
Reset Disks to Non-RAID
Recovery Volume Options
5.
Exit
[ DISK / VOLUME INFORMATION ]
RAID Volumes :
ID
Name
0
Volume0
Physical Devices :
Port Device Model
1
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
2
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
[ ↑↓] - Select
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3.
4.
Create RAID Volume
Delete RAID Volume
Level
RAID1(Mirror)
Serial #
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
[ESC] - Exit
Strip
N/A
Size Status
XXX.XGB Normal
Bootable
Yes
Size Type/Status (Vol ID)
XXX.XGB Member Disk(0)
XXX.XGB Member Disk(0)
[ENTER] - Select Menu
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■ Delete RAID Volume
Here you can delete the RAID volume, but please be noted that all data on RAID
drives will be lost.
If your system currently boots to RAID and you delete the RAID volume in the Intel RAID
Option ROM, your system will become un-bootable.
Select option 2 Delete RAID Volume from the main menu screen and press <Enter>
key to select a RAID volume for deletion. Then press <Delete> key to delete the
selected RAID volume. The following screen appears.
[ DELETE VOLUME MENU ]
Name
Volume0
Level
RAID1(Mirror)
Drives
2
Capacity
XXX.XGB
Status
Normal
Bootable
Yes
[ DELETE VOLUME VERIFICATION ]
ALL DATA IN THE VOLUME WILL BE LOST!
(This does not apply to Recovery volumes)
HELP “Volume0”?
]
Are you sure you want to[ delete
(Y / N) :
Deleting a volume will reset the disks to non-RAID.
WARNING : ALL DISK DATA WILL BE DELETED.
(This does not apply to Recovery volumes)
[ ↑↓] - Select
[ESC] - Previous Menu
[DEL] - Delete Volume
Press <Y> key to accept the volume deletion.
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Important
Intel RAID
■ Reset Disks to Non-RAID
Select option 3 Reset Disks to Non-RAID and press <Enter> to delete the RAID
volume and remove any RAID structures from the drives. The following screen appears:
[ MAIN MENU
1.
2.
]
3.
Reset Disks to Non-RAID
Create RAID Volume
4. ] Recovery Volume Options
Delete RAID Volume [ RESET RAID DATA
5. remove
Exit its RAID structures
Resetting RAID disk will
VOLUME INFORMATION
and revert [ it DISK
to a / non-RAID
disk.
]
RAID VolumesWARNING
:
: Resetting a disk causes all data on the disk to be lost.
None defined.
(This does not apply to Recovery volumes)
PortDevices
Drive : Model
Serial #
Physical
1
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
Port Device
Model
Serial
# XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
2
XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
1
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
2
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Size Status
XXX.XGB
Member Disk
Size Type/Status
(Vol ID)
XXX.XGB
MemberDisk
Disk
XXX.XGB
Non-RAID
XXX.XGB Non-RAID Disk
Select the disks that should be reset.
[ ↑↓] - Previous/ Next
[ ↑↓] - Select
[SPACE] - Selects
[ESC] - Exit
[ENTER] - Selection Complete
[ENTER] - Select Menu
Use the <Space> key to select the disks and press <Enter> key. A confirmation sentence will appear below, and then press <Y> key to accept the selection.
Important
• You will lose all data on the RAID drives and any internal RAID structures when you
perform this operation.
• Possible reasons to “Reset Disks to Non-RAID” could include issues such as incompatible RAID configurations or a failed volume or failed disk.
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■ Recovery Volume Options
Select option 4 Recovery Volume Options and press <Enter> to change recovery
volume mode. The following screen appears:
[ RECOVERY VOLUME OPTIONS ]
Enable Only Recovery Disk
Enable Only Master Disk
Appendix B
1.
2.
[ HELP ]
Enable Only Recovery Disk - enables recovery disk if available and
disables master disk.
Enable Only Master Disk - enables master disk if available and
disables recovery disk.
Actions will result in change from Continuous Update mode to On-Request.
[ ↑↓] - select
[ESC] - Previous Menu
[ENTER] - Select
Recovery mode will change from Continuous Update to On-Request after you enable “Only Recovery Disk” or “Only Master Disk”.
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Intel RAID
Installing Driver
■ New Windows 7/ Windows Vista / Windows XP Installation
The following details the installation of the drivers while installing operating system.
1. When you start installing Windows XP, you may encounter a message stating,
“Setup could not determine the type of one or more mass storage devices installed
in your system”. If this is the case, then you are already in the right place and are
ready to supply the driver. If this is not the case, then press F6 when prompted at
the beginning of Windows setup.
2. Press the “S” key to select “Specify Additional Device”.
3. You should be prompted to insert a floppy disk containing the Intel® RAID driver
into the A: drive. Note: For Windows XP, you can use the USB floppy drive only.
For Windows Vista/ Windows 7 you can use CD/ DVD/ USB drive.
Important
Please follow the instruction below to make an “Intel® RAID Driver” for yourself.
• Insert the MSI DVD into the DVD-ROM drive.
• Click the “Browse CD” on the Setup screen.
• Copy all the contents in \\Storage\Intel\PCH\f6flpy-x86 or f6flpy-x64 to a formatted
floppy diskette.
• The driver diskette for Intel® RAID Controller is done.
4. For Windows Vista/ Windows 7:
During the Operating system installation, after selecting the location to install Vista
/ Windows 7 click on “Load Driver” button to install a third party SCSI or RAID
driver.
5. When prompted, insert the floppy disk or media (CD/DVD or USB) you created in
step 3 and press Enter.
6. You should be shown a list of available SCSI Adapters.
7. Select the appropriate Intel RAID controller and press ENTER.
8. The next screen should confirm that you have selected the Intel® RAID controller.
Press ENTER again to continue.
9. You have successfully installed the Intel® Matrix Storage Manager driver, and Windows setup should continue.
10. Leave the disk in the floppy drive until the system reboots itself. Windows setup will
need to copy the files from the floppy again after the RAID volume is formatted, and
Windows setup starts copying files.
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■ Existing Windows Driver Installation
1. Insert the MSI DVD into the DVD-ROM drive.
2. The DVD will auto-run and the setup screen will appear.
3. Under the Driver tab, click on Intel RAID Drivers.
4. The drivers will be automatically installed.
2. Choose the Hardware tab, then click the Device Manager tab.
3. Click the “+” in front of the SCSI and RAID Controllers hardware type. The driver
Intel(R) SATA RAID Controller should appear.
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Appendix B
■ Confirming Windows Driver Installation
1. From Windows, open the Control Panel from My Computer followed by the System
icon.
Intel RAID
Degraded RAID Array
A RAID 1, RAID 5 or RAID 10 volume is reported as degraded when one of its hard drive
members fails or is temporarily disconnected, and data mirroring is lost. As a result, the
system can only utilize the remaining functional hard drive member. To re-establish
data mirroring and restore data redundancy, refer to the procedure below that corresponds to the current situation.
Missing Hard Drive Member
1. Make sure the system is powered off.
2. Reconnect the hard drive.
3. Reboot the system to Windows; the rebuild will occur automatically.
Failed Hard Drive Member
1. Make sure the system is powered off.
2. Replace the failed hard drive with a new one that is of equal or greater capacity.
3. Reboot the system to Intel RAID Option ROM by press <Ctrl> and <I> keys simultaneously during the Power-On Self Test (POST).
RAID Volumes
ID
Name
0
Volume0
Level
RAID 1(Mirror)
Physical Disks:
Port Device Model
1
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
2
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
Strip
N/A
Size
XXX.XGB
Serial #
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXX
Status
Degraded
Size
XXX.XGB
XXX.XGB
Bootable
Yes
Type/Status(Vol ID)
Member Disk (0)
Member Disk (0)
Press <CTRL-I> to enter Configuration Utility..
4. Select the port of the destination disk for rebuilding, and then press ENTER.
[ MAIN MENU
1.
2.
]
3.
Reset Disks to Non-RAID
Create RAID Volume
[ DEGRADED VOLUME DETECTED ]
4.
Recovery Volume Options
Delete RAID Volume
Degraded volume and disk
5. available
Exit for rebuilding detected. Selecting
a disk initiates a rebuild. Rebuild completes in the operating system.
[ DISK / VOLUME INFORMATION ]
the port of the destination disk for rebuilding (ESC to exit):
RAID VolumesSelect
:
None defined.
Port Drive Model
Serial #
Size
Physical
:
1 Devices
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXX.XGB
Port Device Model
Serial #
Size Type/Status (Vol ID)
1
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXX.XGB Non-RAID Disk
[ ↑↓] - Previous/ Next [ENTER] - Select [ESC] - Exit
2
XXXX-XXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXX.XGB Non-RAID Disk
[ ↑↓] - Change
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5. Exit Intel RAID Option ROM, and then reboot to Windows system.
6. When prompted to rebuild the RAID volume, click ‘Yes’.
7. The Intel(R) Storage Utility will be launched. Right-click the new hard drive and
select ‘Rebuild to this Disk’. The ‘Rebuild Wizard’ will be launched which will guide
you through the process of rebuilding to the new hard drive.
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