ASRock Z77 Extreme4 User Manual

ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Manual

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  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 1
    Z77 Extreme4 User Manual Version 1.0 Published December 2011 Copyright©2011 ASRock INC. All rights reserved. 1
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 2
    ... and should not be constructed as a commitment by ASRock. ASRock assumes no responsibility for any errors or omissions that may appear in this manual. With respect ... Material-special handling may apply, see www.dtsc.ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate" ASRock Website: http://www.asrock....
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 3
    ... and Quad CrossFireXTM Operation Guide 27 2.9 Dual Monitor and Surround Display Features...31 2.10 ASRock Smart Remote Installation Guide ...34 2.11 Jumpers Setup ...35 2.... ...47 2.19 SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 HDD Hot Plug Feature and Operation Guide ...48 2.20 Driver Installation Guide ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 4
    ... Screen ...3.8 Exit Screen ...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 ...53 53 54 54... 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 74 74 74 74 74 4 Software Support ...74 4
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 5
    ... 1: Introduction Thank you for purchasing ASRock Z77 Extreme4 motherboard, a reliable motherboard produced under ASRock's.../support/index.asp 1.1 Package Contents ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Motherboard (ATX Form Factor: ... Extreme4 Quick Installation Guide ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Support CD 2 x Serial ATA (SATA) ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 6
    ... Technology with Intel® Ivy Bridge CPU Chipset Memory - Intel® Z77 - Dual Channel DDR3 Memory ..., un-buffered memory - Max. capacity of system memory: 32GB (see CAUTION 3) - Supports Intel® ... Graphics Built-in Visuals and the VGA outputs can be supported only with processors which are GPU integrated...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 7
    ...LED - HD Audio Jack: Rear Speaker/Central/Bass/Line in/Front Speaker/Microphone (see CAUTION 8) - 2 x SATA3 6.0 Gb/s connectors by Intel® Z77, support RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, Intel Rapid Storage and Intel Smart Response Technology), NCQ,...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 8
    ... and "Hot Plug" functions (SATA3_A1 connector is shared with eSATA3 port) - 2 x Rear USB 3.0 ports by Intel® Z77, support USB 1.0/2.0/3.0 up to 5Gb/s - 2 x Rear USB 3.0 ...- 1 x Front USB 3.0 header by Intel® Z77 (supports 2 USB 3.0 ports), supports USB 1.0/2.0/3.0 up to 5Gb/s - 4 ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 9
    ...ASRock XFast RAM (see CAUTION 15) - ASRock Crashless BIOS (see CAUTION 16) - Lucid Virtu ... Control (see CAUTION 18) - ASRock U-COP (see CAUTION 19) - Boot Failure Guard (B.F.G.) ... website: http://www.asrock.com WARNING Please realize that there is a certain risk involved with overclocking, including ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 10
    ... such limitation. You can use ASRock XFast RAM to utilize the memory that Windows® cannot use.... check the table on page 14 for proper connection. ASRock Extreme Tuning Utility (AXTU) is an all-in... your system. In Fan Control, it shows the fan speed and temperature for you to adjust. In Overclocking, ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 11
    10. ASRock Instant Flash is a BIOS flash utility embedded in Flash ROM. This convenient ... solution for you - ASRock APP Charger. Simply install the APP Charger driver, it makes ... personal Internet experience. ASRock motherboards are exclusively equipped with the ASRock SmartView utility that helps ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 12
    ... of accessing your SSDs or HDDs in order to extend their lifespan. 16. ASRock Crashless BIOS allows users to update their BIOS without fear of failing. If power loss occurs during the BIOS update process, ASRock Crashless BIOS will automatically finish the BIOS update procedure...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 13
    ...: LINE IN CHA_FAN2 CHA_FAN3 38 37 PCIE1 Z77 Extreme4 PCIE2 USB3_4_5 AUDIO CODEC 36 PCI Express 3.0 ErP/EuP Ready CMOS ... (ATXPWR1) USB 3.0 Header (USB3_4_5, Black) Intel Z77 Chipset SATA3 Connectors (SATA3_A0_A1, Gray) ...34 35 36 37 38 39 Dr. Debug Chassis Fan Connector (CHA_FAN1) SPI Flash...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 14
    ...) Optical SPDIF Out Port Line In (Light Blue) Front Speaker (Lime) Microphone (Pink) USB 3.0 Ports ... 2-channel speaker, please connect the speaker's plug into "Front Speaker Jack". See the table below for ... for Audio Output Connection Audio Output Channels Front Speaker Rear Speaker (No. 9) (No. 6) 2...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 15
    To enable Multi-Streaming function, you need to connect a front panel audio cable to the front panel ... HDA Primary output" to use Rear Speaker, Central/Bass, and Front Speaker, or select "Realtek HDA Audio 2nd output" to use front panel audio. *** eSATA3 connector supports SATA Gen3 in cable 1M. 15
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 16
    ...may cause physical injuries to you and damages to motherboard components. 2.1 Screw Holes Place screws into ...motherboard components or change any motherboard settings. 1. 2. Unplug the power cord from the wall socket before touching any components. To avoid damaging the motherboard's components due ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 17
    .... Load Plate Load Lever Contact Array Socket Body 1155-Pin Socket Overview Before you insert the 1155-Pin CPU into the socket, please check if the CPU surface is unclean ... kicking off the PnP cap. 2. This cap must be placed if returning the motherboard for after service. 17
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 18
    ... key orientation key notch 1155-Pin CPU 1155-Pin Socket For proper inserting, ... key notches of the CPU with the two alignment keys of the socket. Step 3-3. Carefully place the CPU into the ... vertical motion. Step 3-4. Verify that the CPU is within the socket and properly mated to the orient keys. ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 19
    ... 3. Step 4. Place the heatsink onto the socket. Ensure that the fan cables are oriented on side closest to the CPU fan connector on the motherboard (CPU_FAN1, see page 13, No. 3... CPU cooler types, Socket LGA 775, LGA 1155 and LGA 1156. The white throughholes are for Socket LGA 1155/1156 CPU fan. 19
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 20
    ... see p.13 No. 7), so that Dual Channel Memory Technology can be activated. This motherboard also allows you to install four ... into DDR3 slot; otherwise, this motherboard and DIMM may be damaged. Some DDR3 1GB double-sided DIMMs with 16 chips may not work on this motherboard. It is not recommended to ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 21
    ... 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...DIMM only fits in one correct orientation. It will cause permanent damage to the motherboard and the DIMM if you force the DIMM into the slot...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 22
    ..., such as a Gigabit LAN card, SATA2 card or ASRock Game Blaster, etc. PCIE4 (PCIE 2.0 ... x8 bandwidth. 3. Please connect a chassis fan to the motherboard's chassis fan connector (CHA_FAN1, CHA_FAN2 or... you start the installation. Remove the system unit cover (if your motherboard is already installed in...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 23
    ... graphics cards (dual-GPU on each graphics card) that are NVIDIA® certified. 2. Make sure that your graphics card driver supports NVIDIA® SLITM technology. Download the driver from NVIDIA® website (www.nvidia.com). 3. Make sure that your power supply unit (PSU) can ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 24
    Step3. Align and insert the ASRock SLI_Bridge_2S Card to the goldfingers on each graphics card. Make sure the ASRock SLI_Bridge_2S Card is firmly in place. ASRock SLI_Bridge_2S Card Step4. Connect a VGA cable or a DVI cable to the monitor connector or ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 25
    2.7.2 Driver Installation and Setup Install the graphics card drivers to your system. After that, you can enable the MultiGraphics Processing Unit (GPU) feature in the NVIDIA® nView system tray utility. Please follow the below procedures to enable the multi-GPU feature. For...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 26
    ... Quad SLITM mode) A. Click the Start icon on your Windows taskbar. B. From the pop-up menu, select All Programs,... Panel tab. D. Select Control Panel tab. E. From the pop-up menu, select Set SLI and PhysX con�. please select Enable SLI. And click Apply. F. Reboot your system. G. You can freely enjoy ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 27
    ... VistaTM / 7 OS. Quad CrossFireXTM feature is supported with Windows® VistaTM / 7 OS only. Please check AMD website for ATITM CrossFireXTM driver updates. 1. If a customer incorrectly configures their system they will not see the performance benefits of ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 28
    ... CrossFire Bridge Interconnects on the top of Radeon graphics cards. (CrossFire Bridge is provided with the graphics card you purchase, not bundled with this motherboard. Please refer to your graphics card vendor for details.) CrossFire Bridge or Step 3. Connect the DVI monitor cable to the DVI ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 29
    2.8.2 Driver Installation and Setup Step 1. Step 2. Power on your computer and boot into OS. Remove ... installation. Please check AMD website for ATITM driver updates. Step 3. Install the required drivers to your system. For Windows® XP OS: A. ATITM recommends Windows® XP Service Pack 2 or higher ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 30
    ... whether the option "Enable CrossFireTM" in "ATI Catalyst Control Center" is selected or not; if not, ... enjoy the benefits of CrossFireXTM. Step 7. You can freely enjoy the benefits of CrossFireXTM ...information of AMD CrossFireXTM technology, please check AMD's website for updates and details. 30
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 31
    ...With the internal VGA output support (DVI-D, D-Sub and HDMI), you can easily enjoy the benefi... you have already installed the onboard VGA driver from our support CD to your system, you can freely enjoy the...yet, please install the onboard VGA driver from our support CD to your system and restart your ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 32
    ... disable D-Sub function when an add-on VGA card is inserted to this motherboard. 4. Install the onboard VGA driver and the add-on PCI Express VGA card driver to your system. If you have installed the drivers already, there is no need to install them again. 5. Set up a ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 33
    ... of display icons determines how you move items from one monitor to another. HDCP Function HDCP function is supported on this motherboard. To use HDCP function with this motherboard, you need to adopt a monitor that supports HDCP function as well. Therefore, you can enjoy the ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 34
    ...-Angle CIR Receiver does not support Hot-Plug function. Please install it before you boot the system. * ASRock Smart Remote is only supported by some of ASRock motherboards. Please refer to ASRock website for the motherboard support list: http...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 35
    ...CLRCMOS1 for 5 seconds. However, please do not clear the CMOS right after you update the BIOS. If you need to clear the CMOS when you just finish updating the BIOS, you must boot up the system first, and then shut it down before you do the clear-CMOS action. ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 36
    ...the SATA data cable can be connected to the SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 hard disk or the SATA2 / SATA3 connector on this motherboard. Serial ATA3 Connectors... two default USB 2.0 ports on the I/O panel, there are three USB 2.0 headers on this motherboard. Each USB 2.0 header can support two USB 2.0 ports. ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 37
    ..., there is one USB 3.0 header on this motherboard. This USB 3.0 header can support two USB 3.0 ports. ... ATX+5VSB This header can be used to connect the remote controller receiver. Front Panel Audio ...the chassis must support HDA to function correctly. Please follow the instruction in our manual and ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 38
    ...p.13, No. 20) This header accommodates several system front panel functions. Connect the power switch... chassis front panel. You may configure the way to turn off your system ...Connect to the power status indicator on the chassis front panel. The LED is on when the system is operating. The LED keeps ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 39
    ... to the ground pin. CHA_FAN1, CHA_FAN2 and CHA_FAN3 support Fan Control. Chassis and Power Fan Connectors (4-pin CHA_FAN1) (see p.13, No. ... to the ground pin. Though this motherboard provides 4-Pin CPU fan (Quiet Fan) support, the 3-Pin CPU fan still can work successfully even ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 40
    Though this motherboard provides 24-pin ATX power connector, it can still work if you adopt a traditional 20-pin ... 1) 8 5 Please connect an ATX 12V power supply to this connector. 4 1 Though this motherboard provides 8-pin ATX 12V power connector, it can still work if you adopt a traditional 4-...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 41
    2.13 Smart Switches The motherboard has three smart switches: power switch, reset switch and ...a smart switch, allowing users to quickly turn on/off the system. Reset Switch (RSTBTN) (see p.13 No. 16...is a smart switch, allowing users to quickly reset the system. Clear CMOS Switch (CLRCBTN) (see p.14 ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 42
    ...Dr. Debug Dr. Debug is used to provide code information, which makes troubleshooting even easier. Please see the diagrams below for reading the Dr. Debug codes. Status Code ... loading Cache initialization Reserved for future AMI SEC error codes Microcode not found Microcode not loaded PEI...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 43
    ... reset PPI is not available Reserved for future AMI error codes S3 Resume is stared (S3 Resume ... Error Reserved for future AMI error codes Recovery condition triggered by firmware (Auto recovery) ... Invalid recovery capsule Reserved for future AMI error codes DXE Core is started NVRAM initialization ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 44
    ...c) ACPI module initialization CSM initialization Reserved for future AMI DXE codes OEM DXE initialization codes Boot Device Selection (BDS) phase is started Driver connecting is started PCI Bus initialization is started PCI Bus Hot Plug Controller Initialization PCI ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 45
    ... below) Setup Input Wait Reserved for ASL (see ASL Status Codes section below) Ready To Boot event Legacy Boot event Exit Boot Services ... Error loading Boot Option (LoadImage returned error) Boot Option is failed (StartImage returned error) Flash update is failed Reset protocol is not available 45
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 46
    ...) / Serial ATA2 (SATA2) Hard Disks Installation This motherboard adopts Intel® Z77 chipset that supports Serial ATA (SATA) / Serial ATA2...2.16 Serial ATA3 (SATA3) Hard Disks Installation This motherboard adopts Intel® Z77 chipset that supports Serial ATA3 (SATA3) hard disks and RAID (RAID 0, RAID 1,...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 47
    ... Hot Swap functions for SATA / SATA2 in RAID / AHCI mode. Intel® Z77 chipset provides hardware support for Advanced Host controller Interface (AHCI), a new ... in RAID / AHCI mode. Intel® Z77 and ASMedia ASM1061 chipsets provide hardware support for Advanced Host controller Interface (...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 48
    ... SATA3 Hot Plug support information of our motherboard is indicated in the product spec on our website: www.asrock.com 2. Make sure your SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 HDD can support Hot Plug... The latest SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 driver is available on our support website: www.asrock.com 4. Make sure to use...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 49
    ...-pin cable. Step 2 Connect SATA data cable to the motherboard's SATA2 / SATA3 connector. SATA power cable ... the Hot Unplug: Please do follow below instruction sequence to process the Hot Unplug, improper procedure ... SATA data cable from SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 HDD side. Step 2 Unplug SATA 15-pin power ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 50
    ...20 Driver Installation Guide To install the drivers to your system, please insert the support CD to your optical ... compatible to your system can be auto-detected and listed on the support CD driver page. ... up to bottom side to install those required drivers. Therefore, the drivers you install can work...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 51
    ... / XP / XP 64-bit Without RAID Functions If you want to install ... SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 HDDs without RAID functions, please follow below procedures ... without RAID functions, please follow below steps. AHCI mode is not supported... SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 HDDs without RAID functions, please follow below steps...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 52
    ... SATA / SATA2 / SATA3 HDDs without NCQ function STEP 1: Set Up UEFI. A. Enter UEFI SETUP UTILITY Advanced screen Storage Configuration. B. Set the option "SATA Mode Selection" ...] for SATA3_A0 and SATA2_A1 ports. STEP 2: Install Windows® 7 / 7 64-bit / VistaTM / VistaTM 64-bit OS on your system. 52
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 53
    ... UTILITY to configure your system. The UEFI chip on the motherboard stores the UEFI SETUP UTILITY. You may run the UEFI SETUP UTILITY when ... and then back on. Because the UEFI software is constantly being updated, the following UEFI setup screens and descriptions are for reference ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 54
    ... exit the current screen 3.2 Main Screen When you enter the UEFI SETUP UTILITY, the Main screen will appear and display the system overview. System Browser System Browser can let you easily check your current system configuration in UEFI setup. 54
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 55
    ... Tweaker Screen In the OC Tweaker screen, you can set up overclocking features. Load Optimized CPU OC Setting You can use this option to load optimized CPU overclocking setting. Please note ... Ratio Use this item to change the ratio value of this motherboard. Host Clock Override (BCLK) Use this ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 56
    ... Maintained Use this item to configure time window which the long duration power is maintained. ... plane. The default value is [Auto]. GT OverClocking Support Use this item to enable or disable ...DRAM Frequency If [Auto] is selected, the motherboard will detect the memory module(s) inserted and assign ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 57
    ... this item to change CAS# Latency (tCL) Auto/Manual setting. The default is [Auto]. DRAM tRCD Use this...this item to change Command Rate (CR) Auto/Manual setting. The default is [Auto]. DRAM tWR Use ...to change Write to Read Delay (tWTR) Auto/Manual The default is [Auto]. setting. setting. setting. ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 58
    ...Manual setting. The default is [Auto]. DRAM tFAW Use this item to change Four Activate Window (tFAW) Auto/Manual setting. The default is [Auto]. DRAM tCWL Use ...change ODT NOM (CH B) setting. The default is [Auto]. MRC Fast Boot Use this item to enable or disable MRC Fast Boot. The...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 59
    ... embedded in Flash ROM. This convenient UEFI update tool allows you to update system ... and launch this tool, then you can update your UEFI only in a few .../16/12 file system. If you execute Instant Flash utility, the utility ... UEFI, and reboot your system after the UEFI update process is completed. 59...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 60
    ...Intel Hyper Threading Technology To enable this feature, a computer system with an Intel processor that supports Hyper-Threading technology and an... Halt State (C1). The C1 state is supported through the native processor instructions HLT and MWAIT and requires no hardware support from the chipset. In ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 61
    ... IA-32 processor with "No Execute (NX) Memory Protection" can prevent data pages from being used by malicious software to execute codes. This option will be hidden if the current CPU does not support No-Excute Memory Protection. Intel Virtualization Technology ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 62
    ... allows you to select [Onboard], [PCI] or [PCI Express] as the boot graphic adapter priority. The default value is [PCI... 3 Link Speed. The default value is [Auto]. Share Memory This allows you to set onboard VGA share memory feature. The default value is [Auto]. IGPU Multi-Moniter This allows you to ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 63
    ...HD Audio will be disabled when PCI Sound Card is plugged. Front Panel Select [Auto] or [Disabled] for the onboard HD Audio Front Panel. Onboard HDMI HD Audio This allows you to enable or ...is selected, the AC/power resumes and the system starts to boot up when the power recovers. Good Night...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 64
    ... Mode], [AHCI Mode] and [RAID Mode]. The default value is [AHCI Mode]. AHCI (Advanced Host Controller Interface) supports NCQ and other new features that will ... Mode] and [Disabled]. The default value is [AHCI Mode]. SATA Boot ROM Use this to enable or disable ASMedia SATA Boot ROM. ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 65
    We recommend to use Intel ® Z77 SATA ports (SATA3_0, SATA3_1, SATA2_2, SATA2_3, SATA2_4 and SATA2_5) for your bootable devices.... minimum your boot time and get the best performance. But if you still want to boot from ASMedia SATA3 controller, you can still enable this in UEFI. 3.4.5 Intel(R) Rapid ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 66
    ... Intel(R) Smart Connect Technology Use this item to enable or disable Intel(R) Smart Connect Technology. Intel(R) Smart Connect Technology keeps your e-mail and social networks, such as Twitter, Facebook, etc. updated automatically while the computer is in sleep mode. The default is [Disabled]. 66
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 67
    3.4.7 Super IO Configuration Serial Port Use this item to enable or disable the onboard serial port. Serial Port Address Use this item to set the address for the onboard serial port. Configuration options: [3F8h / IRQ4] and [3E8h / IRQ4]. Infrared Port Use this item to enable or disable the ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 68
    .... Selecting [Auto] will enable this feature if the OS supports it. Check Ready Bit Use this item to ... option to [Enabled] if you plan to use this motherboard to submit Windows® VistaTM certification. ... item to enable or disable Ring-In signals to turn on the system from the power-soft-off mode. RTC ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 69
    ...devices are not allowed to use under legacy OS and UEFI setup when [Disabled] is selected. If you have USB compatibility issues, it is... - USB devices are allowed to use only under UEFI setup and Windows / Linux OS. Legacy USB 3.0 Support Use this option to enable or disable legacy support for USB 3.0...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 70
    ... of the hardware on your system, including the parameters of the CPU temperature, motherboard temperature, CPU fan speed, chassis fan speed, and the critical ...: [Full On], [Automatic Mode] and [Manual]. The default value is [Full On]. Chassis Fan 2 Setting This allows you to ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 71
    ... will display the available devices on your system for you to configure the boot settings and the boot priority. Setup Prompt Timeout This shows the ... Logo" but you want to see the AddOn ROM information when the system boots, please select [Enabled]. Configuration options: [...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 72
    3.7 Security Screen In this section, you may set or change the supervisor/user password for the system. For the user password, you may also clear it. 72
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 73
    ...message "Save configuration changes and exit setup?" will pop-out. Select [Yes] to save the changes... the following message "Discard changes and exit setup?" will pop-out. Select [Yes] to exit the ...Load UEFI default values for all the setup questions. F9 key can be used for this operation. Launch EFI ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 74
    ... Support CD Information The Support CD that came with the motherboard contains necessary drivers and useful utilities that enhance the motherboard's features. 4.2.1 Running The Support CD To ... Drivers Menu shows the available device's drivers if the system detects installed devices. Please ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 75
    ... OS on a HDD Larger Than 2TB in AHCI Mode This motherboard adopts UEFI BIOS that allows Windows® OS to be installed on a large size HDD (>2TB). Please follow the ... it is an optical drive.) You can also press to launch boot menu at system POST and choose the item "...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 76
    ... or above). 2. Copy Intel® RAID drivers into a USB flash disk. You can download the driver from ASRock's website and unzip the file into a USB flash disk OR copy the file from ASRock motherboard support CD. (please copy the files under following directory: 32 bit...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 77
    ...ex. Disk volume > 2TB), it may take more time to boot into Windows® or install driver/utilities. If you encounter this problem, you will need to follow the instructions below to fix this problem. Windows® VistaTM 64-bit: Microsoft® does not provide hotfix for this ...
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 78
    B. Disable "Volume Shadow Copy" service. a. Type "computer management" in the Start Menu, then press "Enter". b. Go to "Services and Applications>Services"; Then double click "Volume Shadow Copy". 78
  • ASRock Z77 Extreme4 | User Manual - Page 79
    ...Disable" then Click "OK". C. Reboot your system. D. After reboot, please start to install motherboard drivers and utilities. Windows® 7 64-bit: A. Please ... install this hotfix then reboot by itself. E. Please start to install motherboard drivers and utilities. 6. Finish. 79



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