ASRock P4VM800 manual table of contents:
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Version 1.0 Published April 2005 Copyright©2005 ASRock INC. All rights reserved.
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..., without intent to infringe.
Specifications and information contained in this manual are furnished for informational use only and subject to change ... the possibility of such damages arising from any defect or error in the manual or product.
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC ...
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1. Introduction ...5
1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Package Contents ...Specifications ...Motherboard Layout ...ASRock I/O PlusTM ...5 6 8 9 10 11 11 12 13 14 15 18 18 19 20 21 21 22 22 22 23 24 26 27 29 29 30 31 32 32 33 33 34
2. Installation ...10
Pre-installation Precautions ...2.1 CPU Installation ...
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4. Software Support ...35
4.1 Install Operating System ...4.2 Support CD Information ...4.2.1 Running Support CD ...4.2.2 Drivers Menu ...4.2.3 Utilities Menu ...4.2.4 Contact Information ...35 35 35 35 35 35
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... conforming to ASRock's commitment to quality and endurance. In this manual, chapter 1 and 2 contain introduction of the motherboard and ... may find the latest memory and CPU support lists on ASRock website as well. ASRock ... cm) ASRock P4VM800 Quick Installation Guide ASRock P4VM800 Support CD One 80-...
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...in, 24.4 cm x 20.3 cm Socket 478, supports Intel® Pentium® 4 / Celeron® (Prescott, Northwood, Willimate) ... ready (see CAUTION 1) South Bridge: VIA VT8237R, supports USB 2.0, ATA 133, SATA 1.5Gb/s Memory: ... the rear panel, plus two on-board headers supporting 2 extra USB 2.0 ports (see CAUTION 4)
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... port, 1 VGA port, 1 parallel port: ECP/EPP support, 6 ready-to-use USB 2.0 ports, 1 RJ 45 port, Audio ...Line In / Line Out / Microphone BIOS: AMI BIOS Supports "Plug and Play" ACPI 1.1 compliance wake up events Supports jumperfree SMBIOS 2.3.1 support CPU frequency stepless control (only for advanced...
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1.3 Motherboard Layout
4 20.3cm (8.0 in)
DDR1 (64/72 bit, 184-pin module)
DDR2 (64/72 bit, 184-pin module)
30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23
USB 2.0 T: USB4 B: USB5
Center: Line Out Bottom: Mic In Top: Line In
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1.4 ASRock I/O Plus TM
1 2 3 4 5
1 2 3 4 5 6
Parallel Port RJ-45 Port Line In (Light Blue) Line Out (Lime) Microphone (Pink) Shared USB 2.0 Ports (USB45)
7 8 9 10 11
USB 2.0 Ports (USB01) USB 2.0 Ports (USB23) VGA Port PS/2 Keyboard Port (Purple) PS/2 Mouse Port (Green)
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P4VM800 is a Micro ATX form factor (9.6-in x 8.0-in, 24.4 cm x 20.3 cm) motherboard. Before you install the motherboard, study the configuration of your chassis to ensure that the motherboard fits into it.
Take note of the following precautions before ...
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... and Heatsink
This motherboard adopts 478-pin CPU socket to support Intel® Pentium® 4 / Celeron® CPU. It requires larger heatsink and ... to the CPU_FAN connector (CPU_FAN1, see p.8 No. 30). For proper installation, please kindly refer to the instruction manuals of the CPU fan and the heatsink.
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2.3 Installation of Memory Modules (DIMM)
P4VM800 motherboard provides two 184-pin DDR (Double Data Rate) DIMM slots.
Please make sure to disconnect power supply before adding or removing DIMMs or the system components.
Step 1. Step 2.
Unlock a DIMM slot by pressing the retaining clips outward. ...
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2.4 Expansion Slots (PCI, AMR and AGP Slots)
There are 3 PCI slots, 1 AMR slot, and 1 AGP slot on P4VM800 motherboard. PCI slots: PCI slots are used to install expansion cards that have the 32-bit PCI interface. AMR slot: The AMR slot is used to insert an ASRock MR card with v.92 Modem ...
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2.5 Jumpers Setup
The illustration shows how jumpers are setup. When the jumper cap is placed on pins, the jumper is "Short". If no jumper cap is placed on pins, the jumper is "Open". The illustration shows a 3-pin jumper whose pin1 and pin2 are "Short" when jumper cap is placed on these 2 pins. ...
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...on this motherboard, please set the IDE device as "Master". Please refer to the instruction of your IDE device vendor for the details. Besides, to optimize compatibility.... 15)
These two Serial ATA (SATA) connectors support SATA data cables for internal storage devices. The current SATA...
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... the rear USB ports are not sufficient, this USB 2.0 header is available to support 2 extra USB 2.0 ports. This USB4_5 connector is shared with the... ports 4,5 on ASRock I/O PlusTM will not be able to function. This header supports an optional wireless transmitting and receiving infrared module.
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... the heatsink and the CPU fan before installing ATX 12V connector; otherwise, it may cause permanent damage!
Serial port connector
(9-pin COM1) (see p.8 item 19)
RR X D 1 DD T R #1 DD S R #1 CCTS#1
This COM1 connector supports a serial port module.
RR I#1 RR TS#1 GND TTX D 1 DD C D #1
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... motherboard adopts VIA VT8237R southbridge chipset that supports Serial ATA (SATA) hard disks and ... disks on this motherboard for internal storage devices. This section will guide you to install the SATA hard disks. ... TA HDDs Functions SAT
P4VM800 motherboard supports Hot Plug and Hot Swap functions ...
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... Make a SATA Driver Diskette. A. Insert the ASRock Support CD into your optical drive to ... RAID function, you need to check the installation guide in the Support CD for proper configuration. Please refer... Windows environment, please install SATA drivers from the Support CD again so that "VIA RAID Tool...
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2.10 Installing Windows 98 / ME / 2000 / XP Without RAID Functions
If you want to install Windows 98 / ME / 2000 / XP on your SATA HDDs without RAID functions or you want to install Windows 98 / ME / 2000 / XP on your IDE HDDs instead of SATA HDDs, please follow the below steps.
If you want to ...
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3. BIOS SETUP UTILITY
This section explains how to use the BIOS SETUP UTILITY to configure your system. The Flash Memory on the motherboard stores the BIOS SETUP UTILITY. You may run the BIOS SETUP UTILITY when you start up the computer. Please press during the Power-On-Self-...
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3.1.2 Navigation Keys
Please check the following table for the function description of each navigation key. Navigation Key(s) / / + / Function Description Moves cursor left or right to select Screens Moves cursor up or down to select items To change option for the ...
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BIOS SETUP UTILITY H/W Monitor Boot
WARNING : Setting wrong values in below sections may cause system to malfunction. CPU Configuration Chipset Configuration ACPI Configuration IDE Configuration PCIPnP Configuration Floppy ...
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... requires a computer system with an Intel Pentium®4 processor that supports Hyper-Threading technology and an operating ... if the installed CPU does not support Hyper-Threading technology. Max CPUID ... in order to boot legacy OSes that cannot support CPUs with extended CPUID functions.
3.3.2 Chipset ...
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... you may set the AGP mode as [Auto], [4X], [2X], or [1X]. AGP Fast Write This allows you to enable or disable the feature of AGP fast write protocol support. Onboard AGP Share Memory You may select [Auto], [8MB], [16MB], [32MB], or [64MB] as the Onboard AGP share Memory. The default value of this ...
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3.3.3 ACPI Configuration
BIOS SETUP UTILITY Advanced ACPI Configuration
Suspend To RAM Restore on AC / Power Loss Ring-In Power On PCI Devices Power On PS / 2 Keyboard Power On RTC Alarm Power On [Disabled] [Power Off] [Disabled] [Disabled] [Disabled] [Disabled] Select Screen Select Item Change ...
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... specify. We will use the "Primary IDE Master" as the example in the following instruction, which can be applied to the configurations of "Primary IDE Slave", "...Mode S.M.A.R.T. 32Bit Data Transfer :Hard Disk :ST340014A :40.0 GB :Supported :16Sectors :4 :MultiWord DMA-2 :Ultra DMA-5 :Supported [Auto] ...
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TYPE Use this item to configure the type of the IDE device that you specify. Configuration options: [Not Installed], [Auto], [CD/DVD], and [ARMD]. [Not Installed]: Select [Not Installed] to disable the use of IDE device. [Auto]: Select [Auto] to automatically detect the hard disk drive. After ...
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3.3.5 PCIPnP Configuration
BIOS SETUP UTILITY Advanced PCI / PnP Configuration
PCI Latency Timer PCI IDE BusMaster  [Enabled] Value in units of PCI clocks for PCI device latency timer register.
+F1 F9 F10 ESC
Select Screen Select Item Change Option General Help Load Defaults Save and Exit ...
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3.3.7 Super IO Configuration
BIOS SETUP UTILITY Advanced Configure Super IO Chipset
OnBoard Floppy Controller Serial Port Address Infrared Port Address Parallel Port Address Parallel Port Mode EPP Version ECP Mode DMA Channel Parallel Port IRQ [Enabled] [3F8 / IRQ4] [Disabled]  [ECP + EPP] ...
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... USB Configuration
USB Controller USB 2.0 Support Legacy USB Support [Enabled] [Enabled] [Disabled] ... or disable the use of USB controller. USB 2.0 Support Use this item to enable or disable the USB ... Use this item to enable or disable the support to emulate legacy I/O devices such as mouse, keyboard...
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3.4 Hardware Health Event Monitoring Screen
In this section, it allows you to monitor the status of the hardware on your system, including the parameters of the CPU temperature, motherboard temperature, CPU fan speed, chassis fan speed, and the critical voltage.
BIOS SETUP UTILITY Boot H/W Monitor...
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3.5.1 Boot Settings Configuration
BIOS SETUP UTILITY Boot Boot Settings Configuration
Boot From Network VIA SATA Raid Utility Bootup Num-Lock [Disabled] [Enabled] [On] To enable or disable the boot from network feature.
+F1 F9 F10 ESC
Select Screen Select Item Change Option General Help Load ...
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3.7 Exit Screen
Main Exit Options
Save Changes and Exit Discard Changes and Exit Discard Changes Load Optimal Defaults
BIOS SETUP UTILITY H/W Monitro Boot
Exit system setup after saving the changes.
F10 key can be used for this operation.
Enter F1 F9 F10 ESC
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... using the support CD, insert the CD into your CD-ROM drive. The CD automatically ...click on the file "ASSETUP.EXE" from the BIN folder in the Support CD to display the menus.
4.2.2 Drivers Menu
... Menu shows the applications software that the motherboard supports. Click on a specific item then follow ...