TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Create a new discussion If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. The screen should then change to Windows Setup with a blue background. There is support for six USB 2. Then the next job, before doing anything else is to get Windows fully updated. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next. The dual channel architecture is also implemented, making for 6.

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Please help Ps Any thoughts on which is the best lan port to use. Already have an account? Also running XP on it. Is the HDD new, or used? The only time it did slow down was when I stopped my Folding Home or when I turned on the air-conditioning. Here are my system specs. The fact that Windows Setup is not finding any hard disk drive leads me to ask about the history of that GB HDD, and its current state.

Thank you all for all the help! If you wish that level of assistance, then I would ask that you learn how to take digital pics of what you are seeing on-screen and post them on the forum so that I can see exactly what you are seeing.

This board has two S-Ata connectors to which you can connect 2 SATA devices 1 on each However, is it possible to connect two per connector? Which one would you choose for a desktop?


nForce 2 Socket A Motherboard Round-up | Asus A7N8X-E Deluxe

I hit f6 when called for, insert floppy disc in A: When you start up you should see both drives, if only one is showing you have a problem, check leads and power. The upper item listed is the latest version: Second boot is set as scsi, all the rest disabled. This is known to help in many situations. I have looked in My Computer and it sees the Sata drive s?

I do have a small speaker attached to the board. If you don’t have a floppy, you might just add a temporary IDE HD on the same ribbon as your optical drive The Asus website also carries warranty information in an obvious spot here making it easier for customers to access the support they need.

ASUS A7N8X-E Deluxe – motherboard – ATX – Socket A – nForce2 Ultra Overview – CNET

Hope I can find someone, asta able to replace them. Yes, I have updated my bios, and now have it set to boot to Raid. I have never updated a bios.

Boot to the windows disk. I like the hardware buffer that most integrated sound solutions dont have on cheaper boards, it takes some strain off the cpu while playing games when its enabled. This applies whether the board a7nnx running in Dual-Channel or Single-Channel mode. I will check back tomorrow with another chapter in this Mary Shelley style thriller.


Although you can get it to work with some generic Ram, it’s not advised. That sounds like a good place to start: At first glance this would appear to be a good placement for it as it is away from the socket for optimal airflow and forward so you don’t have to bend your ATX cable. Your name or email address: Yes I have hit f4 to set up array as f.

nForce 2 Socket A Motherboard Round-up

If you have not already done so, download all the latest drivers for the A7N8X-E Deluxe motherboard from the Asus website and have them ready to use on a CD or flashdrive immediately after the installation of Windows XP. These drivers should be installed on-top of a successfull nForce driver install. Only way to restart the PC is to turn the PS off on the back or remove the power plug I have z7nbx other threads that have said what files I need, and I have the newest files on the floppy.

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