Asus M2N-VM DVI User Manual

Asus M2N-VM DVI Manual

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    Motherboard M2N-CM DVI
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    ... Edition January 2008 Copyright © 2007 ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. All Rights Reserved. No part of this manual, including the products and ... purchaser for backup purposes, without the express written permission of ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. ("ASUS"). Product warranty or service will not be extended if: (1) ...
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    Contents Notices...vi Safety information...vii About this guide...viii M2N-CM DVI specifications summary...x Chapter 1: Product introduction 1.1 1.2 1.3 Welcome!...1-2 Package contents...1-2 Special features...1-2 1.3.1 1.3.2 Product highlights...1-2 ...
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    Contents 2.1.1 2.1.2 2.1.3 2.1.4 2.2 2.1.5 2.2.1 2.2.2 2.2.3 2.2.4 2.2.5 2.2.6 2.2.7 2.2.8 2.3 2.2.9 2.3.1 2.3.2 2.3.3 2.3.4 2.3.5 2.3.6 2.4 2.3.7 2.4.1 2.4.2 2.4.3 2.4.4 2.4.6 2.4.5 Creating a bootable floppy disk...2-2 ASUS EZ Flash 2 utility...2-3 AFUDOS utility...
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    ... operating system...3-2 Support CD information...3-2 3.2.1 3.2.2 3.2.3 3.2.4 3.2.5 3.2.6 3.2.7 Running the support CD...3-2 Drivers menu...3-3 Utilities menu...3-4 Make Disk menu...3-6 Manual menu...3-7 ASUS Contact information...3-7 Other information...3-8...
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    ... and, if not installed and used in accordance with manufacturer's instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However,... an experienced radio/TV technician for help. The use of shielded cables for connection of the monitor to the graphics card is required to assure compliance...
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    .... If possible, disconnect all power cables from the existing system before you add ... that all power cables are unplugged. • Seek professional assistance before using an adapter or extension ... you encounter technical problems with the product, contact a qualified service technician or your retailer....
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    ... and the new technology it supports. This chapter also lists the hardware setup procedures that you ...and for product and software updates. 1. ASUS websites The ASUS website provides updated information... hardware and software products. Refer to the ASUS contact information. Optional documentation Your...
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    Conventions used in this guide To ensure that you perform certain tasks properly, take note of...damage to the components when trying to complete a task. IMPORTANT: Instructions that you MUST follow to complete a task...., type the command line: afudos /i[filename] afudos /iM2NCMDVI.ROM Italics ix
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    M2N-CM DVI specifications summary CPU Support AMD® socket AM2 /AM2+ processors/ AMD® ...*16bpp) Supports DVI-D with HDCP compliant with max resolution 1920 x 1080* Chipset System bus Memory Expansion slots ... CODEC Supports S/PDIF out interface and Jack-detect PHY Gigabit LAN 10 USB 2.0 / ...
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    M2N-CM DVI specifications summary BIOS features Storage ASUS Special Features 8 ... BIOS 3 ASUS EZ Flash 2 ASUS MyLogo 2™ 1 x LAN (RJ-45) port 1 x DVI port 4 x USB 2.0 / 1.1 ports 1 x VGA port 1 x PS/2 keyboard port ...x ATX 12V power connector 1 x System panel connector Device drivers ASUS PC Probe II ...
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    This chapter describes the motherboard features and the new technologies it supports. Product introduction 1
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    ...! Thank you for buying an ASUS® M2N-CM DVI motherboard! The motherboard delivers a host of new features and...the list below. 1.2 Package contents ASUS M2N-CM DVI motherboard 1 x Serial ATA signal cable ...! Technology. AMD Cool 'n' Quiet Technology M2N-CM DVI supports AMD Cool 'n' Quiet! Technology...
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    ... visual quality of digital display devices such as LCD monitor. The interface of this motherboard supports dual VGA output DVI-D and RGB. Dual channel DDR2 1066 This motherboard is... of AGP 8X interface, PCI Express x16 bus performs much better in applications such as 3D gaming. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-
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    Serial ATA 3Gb/s technology This motherboard supports next-generation SATA hard drives based on the new SATA 3Gb/s storage specification.Allows RAID ... 10,RAID 5 and JBOD configurations for four SATA connectors. High Definition Audio Enjoy high-end sound system on ...
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    ...features ASUS Q-Fan technology ASUS Q-Fan technology intelligently adjusts CPU fan speeds according to ... and then users can amend the CPU setting again. ASUS MyLogo 2™ Turn your ... boot logos to personalize your system. Green ASUS The motherboard and its packaging comply with the European Union...
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    ... shut down the system and unplug the power cable before removing or plugging in any motherboard component. The illustration below shows the location of the onboard LED. R SB_PWR ON Standby Power OFF Powered Off M2N-CM DVI M2N-CM DVI Onboard LED 1- Chapter 1: Product ...
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    ... F_PANEL USBPW5-10 Atheros F1 CD R CHA_FAN AUDIO CPU_FAN LPT M2N-CM DVI PCIEX16 CR2032 3V Lithium Cell CMOS... COM1 PCI1 PCI2 SPDIF_OUT AAFP SPEAKER CHASSIS VT1708B/S FLOPPY USB56 USB78 USB910 ASUS M2N-CM DVI SATA3 SATA1 SB_PWR NVIDIA MCP68S SATA4 SATA2 CLRTC 8Mb BIOS PRI_IDE ...
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    ... circles to secure the motherboard to the chassis. Do not overtighten the screws! Doing so can damage the motherboard. Place this side towards the rear of the chassis R M2N-CM DVI 1- Chapter 1: Product introduction
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    ...1. Installing the CPU To install a CPU. Locate the CPU socket on the motherboard. R M2N-CM DVI M2N-CM DVI CPU Socket AM2/AM2+ 2. Unlock the socket by pressing the lever sideways, then lift ... to 90°-100° angle, otherwise the CPU does not fit in completely. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-
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    ... fan following the instructions that came with the heatsink package. 7. Connect the CPU fan cable to the CPU_FAN connector on the motherboard. CPU_FAN CPU FAN PWM CPU FAN IN CPU FAN PWR GND R M2N-CM DVI M2N-CM DVI CPU Fan Connector Do not forget to connect the CPU fan connector!...
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    ... should come with installation instructions for the CPU, heatsink, and the retention mechanism. If the instructions in this section do not match the CPU documentation, follow the latter. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-11
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    2. Attach one end of the retention bracket to the retention module base. 3. Align the other end of the retention bracket (near the retention bracket lock) to the retention module base. A clicking sound denotes that the retention bracket is in place. Ensure that the fan and heatsink assembly ...
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    ... of the DDR2 DIMM sockets: R M2N-CM DVI DIMM_A1 M2N-CM DVI 240-pin DDR2 DIMM Sockets Channel Channel A Channel B Sockets DIMM_A1 DIMM_B1 ... Mode Single-Channel Dual-channel DIMM_A1 - Populated Populated DIMM_B1 Populated - Populated ASUS M2N-CM DVI DIMM_B1 12 Pins 128 Pins 1...
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    ...of physical memory installed. • • • Notes on memory limitations • Due to chipset limitation, this motherboard can only support up to 4 GB on the operating systems listed below... DS SS DS DS SS DS Component DIMM support A* B* 1G 1G 1G 512MB 1G Kingston Corsair ...
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    ... HY5PS12821BFP-S5 HY5PS12821CFPS5 AD29608A8A-25EG80720 VD29608A8A-25EG30648 VD29608A8A-25EG30647 A3R12E3HEF641B9A05 A3R12E3HEF641B9A05 • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • (continued on the next page) ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-15
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    ... SS DS DS SS DS SS DS DS SS DS DS SS DS DS DS SS SS SS SS SS DS DS DS SS SS DS SS SS SS SS DS DS DS Component DIMM support A* B* 256MB 256MB 512MB 1G 1G 512MB 512MB 512MB 1G 1G 512MB 1G 2G 512MB 512MB 1G 1G 256MB 512MB 512MB 512MB 512MB 1G 1G 1G 512MB 512MB 1G 512MB 512MB 512MB 512MB 1G 1G 1G...
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    ...SS SS SS DS DS DS DS DS DS DS Component DIMM support A* B* 256MB 512MB 1G 256MB 512MB 256MB 1G 512MB 512MB 1G 512MB ...K4T51083QB-GCD5 HY5PS121621CFP-C4 HY5PS12821CFP-C4 D9BOM Z9BQT D9CRZ MIII0052532M8CEC MI110052532M8CEC 64M8CFEGQIB0900718 (continued on the next page) ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-17
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    ... SS SS SS DS Component DIMM support A* B* 512MB 512MB 512MB 256MB 512MB 512MB ... into any slot as Single-channel memory configuration. • B*: Supports one pair of modules inserted into... slots as one pair of Dual-channel memory configuration. Visit the ASUS website for the latest QVL....
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    ... notch Support the DIMM lightly with your fingers when pressing the retaining clips. The DIMM might get damaged when it flips out with extra force. 2. Remove the DIMM from the socket. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-19
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    ...describe the slots and the expansion cards that they support. Ensure to unplug the power cord before ... the screw for later use. Align the card connector with the slot and press firmly until ... to the tables on the next page. Install the software drivers for the expansion card. 1-20 Chapter 1: Product...
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    ... B C - - - D - - - When using PCI cards on shared slots, ensure that the drivers support "Share IRQ" or that the cards do not need IRQ assignments. Otherwise, conflicts will arise between the two PCI groups, making the system unstable and the card inoperable. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-21
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    1.8.3 PCI slots The PCI slots support cards such as a LAN card, SCSI card, USB card, and other cards that comply with PCI specifications. ... card installed on a PCI slot. 1.8.4 PCI Express x16 slot This motherboard has supports PCI Express x16 graphic cards that comply with PCI ...
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    .... Removing the cap will cause system boot failure! R M2N-CM DVI 1 2 CLRTC 2 3 Normal (Default) Clear RTC M2N-CM DVI Clear RTC RAM You do not need to clear the ... the system so the BIOS can automatically reset parameter settings to default values. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-23
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    ... connectors that you can connect to additional USB ports. PS2_USBPW1-4 1 2 +5V (Default) R M2N-CM DVI...2 USBPW5-10 +5V (Default) +5VSB M2N-CM DVI USB Device Wake Up • The USB device wake-up feature ... can provide 500mA on the +5VSB lead for each USB port. Otherwise, the system will not power up...
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    ...port is for a PS/2 mouse. LAN (RJ-45) port. Supported by Marvell Gigabit LAN controller, this port allows Gigabit connection to a Local Area Network (... (orange). This port connects the center/subwoofer speakers. 8. Microphone port (pink). This port connects a microphone. 9. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-25
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    ...(USB) ports are available for connecting USB 2.0 devices. 12. DVI port. This port is for any DVI-D compatible device. ... to CRT and isn't compatible with DVI-I. • This motherboard comes with dual-VGA output. If you connect 2 monitors to both VGA and DVI-D out ports, each controller can drive ...
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    ... incorrect cable connection when using an FDD cable with a covered Pin 5. R M2N-CM DVI FLOPPY PIN1 NOTE: ... the red markings on the floppy ribbon cable to PIN 1. M2N-CM DVI Floppy Disk Drive Connector 2. ... CHASSIS M2N-CM DVI Intrusion Connector (Default) ASUS M2N-CM DVI Chassis Signal GND +...
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    3. IDE connectors (40-1 pin PRI_IDE) The onboard IDE connector is for an Ultra DMA 133/100/66 signal cable. There are three
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    ...GND RSATA_TXP4 RSATA_TXN4 GND RSATA_RXP4 RSATA_RXN4 GND R M2N-CM DVI SATA1 GND RSATA_TXP1 RSATA_TXN1 GND RSATA_RXP1 ... RSATA_RXP3 RSATA_RXN3 GND M2N-CM DVI SATA Connectors Install the Windows® XP Service Pack 1 before.../2 SATA3/4 Red Black Master Slave Boot disk Data disk ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-29
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    ... FAN PWM CPU FAN IN CPU FAN PWR GND R CHA_FAN Rotation +12V GND M2N-CM DVI M2N-CM DVI FAN ... the module to a slot opening at the back of the system chassis. GND SPDIFOUT R M2N-CM DVI SPDIF_OUT M2N-CM DVI Digital Audio Connector The S/PDIF module is purchased separately. +5V 1-30 ...
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    ... USB910 USB+5V USB_P10USB_P10+ GND NC R M2N-CM DVI 1 USB+5V USB_P5USB_P5+ GND 1 USB+... 1 USB+5V USB_P9USB_P9+ GND M2N-CM DVI USB 2.0 Connectors Never connect a 1394 cable to the USB connectors. Doing so will... Ground Ground Left Audio Channel M2N-CM DVI Internal Audio Connector ASUS M2N-CM DVI...
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    ...is purchased separately. COM1 R M2N-CM DVI M2N-CM DVI COM Port Connector 10. Front panel audio connector (10-1 pin AAFP)...compliant pin definition R AGND NC NC M2N-CM DVI AAFP MIC2_L MIC2_R HP_R Jack_Sense ...MIC2_R Line out_R NC Line out_L M2N-CM DVI Azalia Analog Front Panel Connector...
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    ... +5 Volts +5 Volts -5 Volts Ground Ground Ground PSON# Ground -12 Volts +3 Volts R M2N-CM DVI +12V DC +3 Volts GND +12 Volts +12 Volts +5V Standby Power .... You must install a PSU with a higher power rating if you intend to install additional devices. • • • • • ASUS M2N-CM DVI 1-33
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    ... GND GND GND SLIN# INIT# ERR# AFD R M2N-CM DVI 1 SLCT PE BUSY ACK# PD7 PD6 ... PD4 PD3 PD2 PD1 PD0 STB# M2N-CM DVI Parallel Port Connector 13. Speaker connector (4-pin SPEAKER) This connector is for .... The speaker allows you to hear system beeps and warnings. R 1 M2N-CM DVI M2N-CM DVI Speaker ...
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    ... supports several chassis-mounted functions. PLED F_PANEL IDELED+ IDELEDGround Reset PWR BTN R M2N-CM DVI +HDLED RESET M2N-CM DVI System Panel ... is for the chassis-mounted reset button for system reboot without turning off the system power. • • ASUS M2N-CM DVI PLED+ PLEDPWR GND 1-35
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    1-36 Chapter 1: Product introduction
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    This chapter tells how to change the system settings through the BIOS Setup menus. Detailed descriptions of the BIOS parameters are also provided. BIOS setup 2
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    ... the motherboard Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) setup. 1. 2. ASUS EZ Flash 2: Updates the BIOS using a floppy disk, USB Flash, or the motherboard support CD during POST. ASUS AFUDOS: Updates the BIOS in DOS mode using a bootable floppy disk. 3. ASUS ...
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    ...EZ Flash 2 BIOS ROM Utility V3.06 FLASH TYPE: MXIC 25L8005 Current ROM BOARD: M2N-CM DVI VER: 0106 DATE: 01/08/28 PATH: A:\ A: Update ROM BOARD: Unknown VER: Unknown ... down or reset the system while updating the BIOS to prevent system boot failure! ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-
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    ...exe) from the motherboard support CD to the bootable floppy disk you created earlier. Boot the system in DOS mode, then at ...to the floppy disk. A:\>afudos /oOLDBIOS1.rom AMI Firmware Update Utility - Version 1.19(ASUS V2.29(03.11.24BB)) Copyright (C) 2002 American Megatrends, Inc. All rights reserved...
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    ... 1. To update the BIOS file using the AFUDOS utility: Visit the ASUS website (www.asus.com) and download the latest BIOS file for the motherboard. Save the BIOS ... ... Erasing flash ...done Writing flash ...done Verifying flash ...done Please restart your computer A:\> ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-
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    ... ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 utility The ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3 is an auto recovery tool that allows you to... corrupted BIOS file using the motherboard support CD , the floppy disk or the USB flash disk ... updated BIOS file. • • Prepare the motherboard support CD, the floppy disk or the USB flash disk ...
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    ...Visit the ASUS website (www.asus.com) to download the latest BIOS file. Recovering the BIOS from the USB flash disk To recover ... the USB flash disk with FAT 32/16 format and single partition can support ASUS ... while updating the BIOS! Doing so can cause system boot failure! • ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-
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    ... an Internet Service Provider (ISP). Installing ASUS Update To install ASUS Update: 1. 2. 3. Place the support CD in the optical drive. The Drivers menu appears. Click the Utilities tab, then click Install ASUS Update. See page 3-4 for the Utilities...
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    Updating the BIOS through the Internet To update the BIOS through the Internet: 1. Launch the ASUS Update utility from the Windows® desktop by clicking Start > Programs > ASUS > ... Select the ASUS FTP site nearest you to avoid network traffic, or click Auto Select. Click Next. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-
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    ...€‘down menu, then click Next. 3. 4. Locate the BIOS file from the Open window, then click Open. Follow the screen instructions to complete the update process. M2N-CM DVI.rom M2N-CM DVI 2-10 Chapter 2: BIOS setup
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    ... screens shown in this section are for reference purposes only, and may not exactly match what you see on your screen. Visit the ASUS website (www.asus.com) to download the latest BIOS file for this motherboard. • • ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-11
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    ... are for reference purposes only, and may not exactly match what you see on your screen. Visit the ASUS website (www.asus.com) to download the latest BIOS information. 2.2.3 Navigation keys At the bottom right corner of a menu screen are the navigation keys for that...
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    ... Select Item Change Option General Help Save and Exit Exit Pop-up window Scroll bar 2.2.9 General help At the top right corner of the menu screen is a brief description of the selected item. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-13
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    2.3 Main menu When you enter the BIOS Setup program, the Main menu screen appears, giving you an overview of the basic system information. Refer to section "2.2.1 BIOS menu screen" for information on the menu screen items and how to navigate through them. System Time System Date Legacy ...
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    ...] [Disabled] SATA Secondary Master/Slave Channel [Disabled] Allows you to disable or enable the Serial-ATA Secondary Master/Slave Channel. Configuration options: [Enabled] [Disabled] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-15
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    ...Select CDROM if you are specifically configuring a CD-ROM drive. Select ARMD (ATAPI Removable Media ...to Auto enables the LBA mode if the device supports this mode, and if the device was not previously ... occurs multiple sectors at a time if the device supports multi-sector transfer feature. When set to...
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    ... is installed. Configuration options: [Auto] [Disabled] [Enabled] 32Bit Data Transfer [Enabled] Enables or disables 32-bit data transfer. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-17
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    ...DMA-2 Ultra DMA : Ultra DMA-6 SMART Monitoring: Supported LBA/Large Mode [Auto] Block(Multi-... to Auto enables the LBA mode if the device supports this mode, and if the device was not previously ... occurs multiple sectors at a time if the device supports multi-sector transfer feature. When set to ...
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    ... : 384MB AMI BIOS Displays the auto-detected BIOS information Processor Displays the auto-detected CPU specification System Memory Displays the auto-detected system memory ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-19
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    ...field values can cause the system to malfunction. JumperFree Configuration CPU Configuration Chipset Onboard Devices Configuration PCIPnP USB Configuration Adjust System Frequency/Voltage etc. 2.4.1 JumperFree Configuration Select ...
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    ...[103] ...[150] Memory Voltage [Auto] Allows you to select the Memory Voltage mode. Configuration options: [Auto] [1.900V] [1.950V] [2.000V] [2.050V] [2.100V] [2.150V] [2.200V] [2.250V] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-21
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    2.4.2 CPU Configuration This option should remain disabled for the normal operation. The driver developer may enable it for testing purpose. CPU Configuration Module Version: 13.15 AGESA Version: 3.1.1.0 Physical Count: 1 Logical Count: 2 ...
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    ... the bank memory interleaving. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Auto] Channel Interleaving [Auto] Allows you to enable the channel memory interleaving. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Auto] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-23
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    ... MemClk Tristate C3/ALTVID. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] Memory Hole Remapping [Enabled] Enables or disables the memory remapping... DRAM Timing Configuration Memory Clock Mode DRAM Timing Mode [Auto] [Auto] Auto Limit Manual Options Memory Clock Mode[Auto] Allows you to set...
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    ...ECC Enable [Disabled] Enables or disables the DRAM ECC that allows the hardware to report and correct memory errors automatically. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Basic] [Good] [Super] [Max] ...[2.56us] [5.12us] [10.2us] [20.5us] [41.0us] [81.9us] [163.8us] [327.7us] [655.4us] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-25
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    SouthBridge Configuration SouthBridge chipset Configuration Primary Graphics Adapter iGPU Frame Buffer Detect iGPU Frame Buffer Size AZALIA AUDIO Front Panel Select OnBoard LAN OnBoard LAN Boot ROM SouthBridge ACPI HPET TABLE [...
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    ... [378] Parallel Port Mode [Normal] Parallel Port IRQ [IRQ7] Serial Port1 Address [3F8/IRQ4] Allows you to select the Serial Port1 base address. Configuration options: ... options: [Normal] [EPP] [ECP] [EPP+ECP] Parallel Port IRQ [IRQ7] Configuration options: [IRQ5] [IRQ7] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-27
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    ...either PCI/PnP or legacy ISA devices, and setting the memory size block for legacy ISA devices. Take caution... O/S PCI Latency Timer Allocate IRQ to PCI VGA Palette Snooping IRQ-3 assigned to IRQ-4 assigned ...] [192] [224] [248] Allocate IRQ to PCI VGA [Yes] When set to [Yes], BIOS assigns an IRQ...
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    ... at startup. If detected, the USB controller legacy mode is enabled. If no USB device is detected, the legacy USB support is disabled. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] [Auto] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-29
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    ... 2.0 Controller Mode [HiSpeed] Allows you to configure the USB 2.0 controller in HiSpeed (480 Mbps) or Full Speed (...Emulation Type [Auto] Number of seconds POST waits for the USB mass storage device after start unit ... Delay [20 Sec] Allows you to configure the USB Mass Storage Reset Delay [20 Sec]....
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    ... in the Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC). When set to Enabled, the ACPI APIC table pointer is included in the RSDT pointer list. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-31
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    ... Off] [Power On] Power On By PCI/PCIE Device [Disabled] When set to [Enabled], this parameter allows you to turn on the system through a PCI LAN or modem card. This feature requires an ATX power supply that provides at least 1A on the +5VSB lead. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] Power ...
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    ... the onboard voltage regulators. Smart Q-Fan Function [Disabled] Allows you to enable or disable the ASUS Q-Fan feature that smartly adjusts the fan speeds for more efficient system operation. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-33
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    ... A virtual floopy disk drive (Floppy Drive B:) may appear when you set the CD-ROM drive as the first boot device. Enter F1 F10 ESC Select Screen Select Item ...system. Configuration options: [xxth ESC Drive] Exit [Hard Drive] [ATAPI CD-ROM ] [Disabled] Select Screen 2-34 Chapter 2: BIOS setup
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    ... Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] Set this item to [Enabled] to use the ASUS MyLogo 2™ feature. Add On ROM Display Mode [Force BIOS] Sets the display mode... system displays the message "Press DEL to run Setup" during POST. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-35
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    Interrupt 19 Capture [Disabled] When set to [Enabled], this function allows the option ROMs to trap Interrupt 19. Configuration options: [Disabled] [Enabled] 2.6.4 Security The Security menu items allow you to change the system security settings. Select an item then press to display the ...
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 85
    ... password when accessing the Setup utility. When set to [Always], BIOS checks for user password both when accessing Setup and booting the system. Configuration options: [Setup] [Always] ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-37
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 86
    ...format ASUS EZ Flash 2 ASUS EZ Flash 2 Allows you to run ASUS EZ Flash 2. When you press , a confirmation message appears. ...ASUSTek EZ Flash 2 BIOS ROM Utility V3.06 FLASH TYPE: MXIC 25L8005 Current ROM BOARD: M2N-VM SE HDMI VER: 0106 DATE: 01/08/08 PATH: A:\ A: Update ROM BOARD: Unknown VER: ...
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 87
    ... press , a confirmation window appears. Select OK to load default values. Select Exit & Save Changes or make other changes before saving the values to the non-volatile RAM. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 2-39
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 88
    This chapter describes the contents of the support CD that comes with the motherboard package. Software support 3
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 89
    ... Support CD information The support CD that came with the motherboard package contains the drivers, software applications,...support CD Place the support CD to the optical drive. The CD automatically displays the Drivers menu if Autorun is enabled in your computer. Click an icon to display support ...
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 90
    ...for Drivers Nvidia Chipset Program Driver VIA Audio Driver Launches the ASUS InstallAll drivers installation wizard. Installs the Nvidia chipset program driver. Installs the VIA ...'n' Quiet driver. The screen display and driver options may vary depending on the operating system. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 3-
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 91
    ... the applications and other software that the motherboard supports. ASUS InstAll - Installation Wizard for Utilities ..., and alerts you of any detected problems. This utility helps you keep your ... 'n' Quiet Utility This item installs the ASUS Cool 'n' Quiet utility. 3- Chapter 3: Software support
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 92
    ..., view, and print documents in Portable Document Format (PDF). Microsoft DirectX 9.0c Installs the Microsoft® DirectX 9.0c driver. The Microsoft DirectX® 9.0c is a multimedia ... WinDVD Copy5 Trial version. Corel Snapfire Plus SE Installs the Corel Snapfire Plus SE software. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 3-
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 93
    ... menu allows you to make a RAID driver disk. NVIDIA 64bit Vista SATA ...). NVIDIA 32bit Vista SATA RAID Driver Allows you to create the NVIDIA SATA ... (OS). NVIDIA 32bit Vista AHCI Driver Allows you to create the NVIDIA AHCI... (OS). NVIDIA 64bit Vista AHCI Driver Allows you to create the NVIDIA AHCI...
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 94
    ... Adobe® Acrobat® Reader from the Utilities menu before opening a user manual file. 3.2.6 ASUS Contact information Click the Contact tab to display the ASUS contact information. You can also find this information on the inside front cover of this user guide. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 3-
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 95
    ... Click an icon to display the specified information. Motherboard Info Displays the general specifications of the motherboard. M2N-VM SE HDMI ASUS M2N-VM SE HDMI ACPI BIOS Revision 0105 10/29/07 Browse this CD Displays the support CD...
  • Asus M2N-VM DVI | User Manual - Page 96
    Technical support Form Displays the ASUS Technical Support Request Form that you have to fill out when requesting technical support. Filelist Displays the contents of the support CD and a brief description of each in text format. ASUS M2N-CM DVI 3-
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    3-10 Chapter 3: Software support



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