Make sure to select a “best” answer once your issue has been resolved! The tables have certainly turned in the other direction now, but AMD still makes very affordable processors which are ideal for mainstream PC and gaming demands. The RAID controler could also be used but that is really not recommended. It also ‘looked’ fast as I was able to boot and use IE or Firefox in about 7 seconds! Home Help Search Login Register. Vertex4 is known for compatibility issues and your old board is long EOL End of Lifetime and no updates are provided anymore. Thanks for your help.
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Mis includes pretty much everything you’ll need to take advantage of the onboard peripherals in the box. Is there a setting in the bios for this drive or is the SB incompatible or something? If your board is at the latest bios http: These are the same type of capacitors mostly found on videocards, and being a solid device they don’t leak or burst years down the road. Are those ebay ones any good? Home Help Search Login Register.
MSI K9A2 CF-F – motherboard – ATX – Socket AM2+ – AMD X Overview – CNET
Can these be used as normal SATA? I’m actually not using a RAID array.
MSI have assembled the K9A2 Platinum motherboard with entirely conductive polymer aluminum solid capacitors. When the OS restarts to finalise the system, it restarts and boots and then raod with a blank screen: Done it as well, and still nothing: Tried on AHCI, rebooted, nothing Please login or register.
Better use the chipset embedded SATA controler. There are eleven K9A2 boards which mei do you have?: A clever solution for sure, and one that most motherboard manufacturers have embraced as a quiet way of managing the heat from chipsets. It also seems very slow on this motherboard. What RAID setup are you using?
MSI K9A2 Platinum – motherboard – ATX – Socket AM2+ – AMD 790FX Series
Chipset fans have a bad habit of failing over time, or becoming hopelessly clogged with dust. It also ‘looked’ fast as I was able to boot and use IE or Firefox in about 7 seconds!
Used one stick of ram, used the other stick of ram, replaced the cable, BIOS reset, everything seems to fail: Thanks for your help. The tables have certainly turned in the other direction now, but AMD still makes very affordable processors which are ideal for mainstream PC and gaming demands.
I also checked msl, tested it using different sata cables, and worked on the other laptop and PC.
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There are no raid arrays listed in your system details. There’s an interesting back story behind the wide adoption of polymer capacitors on higher end motherboards, if you have time read this PCSTATS article It’s actually a rather complicated story revolving around industry espionage Vertex4 is known for compatibility issues and your old board is long EOL End of Lifetime and no updates are provided anymore.
Corsair Dominator CL: In our experience with the MSI K9A2 Platinum we found it’s passive chipset solution quite effective at keeping temperatures in check. Is the Vertex 4 flashed with the latest firmware? I tried a new install each time.
MSI K9A2 CF-F – motherboard – ATX – Socket AM2+ – AMD 790X Series
Thanks mate, what is the other thing I should check? Beginners Guides Cases and Access.
Or any recommended sata 3 cards? Ok, tried that, done that, failed