Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P Manual

Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P Manual

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  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 1
    GA-MA790X-UD3P AM2+/AM2 socket motherboard for AMD PhenomTM II X4 processor/AMD PhenomTM II X3 processor/ AMD PhenomTM FX processor/AMD ... X3 processor/AMD AthlonTM X2 processor/ AMD AthlonTM processor/AMD SempronTM X2 processor/ AMD SempronTM processor User's Manual Rev. 1001 12ME-MA79U3P-1001R
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    Motherboard GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard GA-MA790X-UD3P Apr. 30, 2009 Apr. 30, 2009
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    ... by copyright laws and is the property of GIGABYTE. Changes to the specifications and features in this manual may be made by GIGABYTE ..., carefully read the User's Manual.  For instructions on how to use GIGABYTE's unique features, read or download the information on/from the Support&Downloads\...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 4
    Table of Contents Box Contents ...6 Optional Items ...6 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard Layout ...7 Block Diagram ...8 Chapter 1 Hardware Installation ...9 1-1 1-2 1-3 Installation Precautions ...9 Product Specifications ...10 Installing the CPU and ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 5
    ... Chapter 5 Appendix ...73 5-1 Configuring SATA Hard Drive(s) ...73 5-1-1 5-1-2 5-1-3 5-1-4 Configuring AMD SB750 SATA Controllers ...73 Configuring GIGABYTE SATA2 SATA Controller ...79 Making a SATA RAID/AHCI Driver Diskette for Windows XP ...85 Installing the ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 6
    Box Contents GA-MA790X-UD3P motherboard Motherboard driver disk User's Manual Quick Installation Guide One IDE cable Two SATA 3Gb/s cables I/O Shield • The box contents above are for reference only and the actual items shall depend on product package you obtain. The box contents ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 7
    GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard Layout CPU_FAN KB_MS RCA_SPDIF R_USB ATX ATX_12V_2X4 Socket AM2 USB_1394_1 USB_1394 USB... PCIEX1_1 PWR_FAN AMD 790X IDE RTL8111C PCIEX16_1 PCIEX1_2 CD_IN CODEC SPDIF_IN SPDIF_OUT IT8720 GA-MA790X-UD3P AMD SB750 SATA2_4 SATA2_5 SATA2_2 SATA2_3 PCIEX1_3 BATTERY ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 8
    ...3Gb/s ATA-133/100/66/33 IDE Channel 12 USB Ports LPC BUS IT8720 CODEC PS/2 KB/Mouse Floppy COM Port RTL8111C GIGABYTE SATA2 AMD SB750 PCI Bus TSB43AB23 3 IEEE 1394a 2 PCI (Note 1) (Note 2) For optimum performance, if only one PCI Express graphics...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 9
    ...ESD). Prior to installation, carefully read the user's manual and follow these procedures Prior ... when handling electronic components such as a motherboard, CPU or memory. If you do not ...you are uncertain about any installation steps or have a problem related to the use of the product, please consult...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 10
    ...connected to the internal USB headers) TM Hyper Transport Bus  Chipset   Memory Audio LAN Expansion Slots Storage Interface      IEEE 1394 USB GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 10 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 11
    ... temperature detection CPU/System/Power fan speed detection CPU overheating warning CPU/System/Power fan fail warning CPU/System fan speed control (Note 4) 2 x 8 Mbit flash Use of licensed AWARD BIOS Support for DualBIOSTM PnP 1.0a, DMI 2.0, SM BIOS 2.4, ACPI 1.0b - 11 - Hardware Installation
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    ... EasyTune may differ by motherboard model. (Note 6) Due to the hardware limitation, you must install the AMD AM3 PhenomTM II/AM2+ Phenom TM Series CPU toenable support for Easy Energy Saver. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 12 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 13
    ... install the CPU: • Make sure that the motherboard supports the CPU. (Go to GIGABYTE's website for the latest CPU support... so according to your hardware specifications including the CPU, graphics card, memory, hard drive, ... Marking Denotes CPU Pin One AM3/AM2+/AM2 CPU - 13 - Hardware Installation
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 14
    ... it into the fully locked position. Do not force the CPU into the CPU socket. The CPU cannot fit in if oriented incorrectly. Adjust the CPU orientation if this occurs. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 14 -
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    ...install the CPU cooler on the CPU. (The following procedure uses the GIGABYTE cooler as the example.) Step 1: Apply an even and thin ...as the picture above shows) to lock into place. (Refer to your CPU cooler installation manual for instructions on installing the cooler.) Step 5: Finally, attach the...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 16
    ..., it is recommended that memory of the same capacity, brand, speed, and chips be used and installed in the same colored DDR2 sockets for optimum performance. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard DDR2_1 DDR2_2 DDR2_3 DDR2_4 - 16 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 17
    ... power cord from the power outlet to prevent damage to the memory module. DDR2 DIMMs are not compatible ...sure to install DDR2 DIMMs on this motherboard. Notch DDR2 DIMM A DDR2 memory module has ... ends of the socket will snap into place when the memory module is securely inserted. - 17 - Hardware ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 18
    ...Removing the Card from the PCIEX8_1 Slot: Press the white latch at the end of the PCI Express slot to release the card and then pull the card straight up from the slot. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 18 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 19
    ...of identical brand and chip and correct driver Two CrossFire bridge connectors (Note) A power supply with sufficient power is recommended (Refer to the manual of your... Procedure and driver screen for enabling CrossFireX technology may differ by graphics cards. Refer to the manual that came...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 20
    ... it from the motherboard. • When removing the cable, pull it straight out from the connector. Do not rock it side to side to prevent an electrical short inside the cable connector. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 20 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 21
    ... to perform different functions via the audio software. Only microphones still MUST be connected to the default Mic in jack ( ). Refer to the instructions on setting up a 2/4/5.1/ 7.1-channel audio configuration in Chapter 5, "Configuring 2/4/5.1/7.1-Channel Audio." - 21 - Hardware Installation
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 22
    ...damage to the devices. • After installing the device and before turning on the computer, make sure the device cable has been securely attached to the connector on the motherboard. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 22 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 23
    ..., the power supply can supply enough stable power to all the components on the motherboard. Before connecting the power connector, first make sure the power ... covers from the 12V power connector and the main power connector on the motherboard. Do not insert the power supply cables into pins under the...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 24
    ... disk drive, be sure to locate pin 1 of the connector and the floppy disk drive cable. The pin 1 of the cable is typically designated by a stripe of different color. 33 1 34 2 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 24 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 25
    ... master/slave settings for the IDE devices, read the instructions from the device manufacturers.) 40 39 2 1 8) SATA2_0/1/2/3/4/5 (SATA 3Gb/s Connectors, Controlled by AMD SB750, Orange) The SATA connectors conform to SATA 3Gb/s standard and are ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 26
    ...is off when the system is in S3/S4 sleep state or powered off (S5). Pin No. 1 2 1 Definition MPD+ MPDMPD- 3 System Status LED S0 S1 S3/S4/S5 On Blinking Off GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 26 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 27
    ...issuing a beep code. One single short beep will be heard if no problem is detected at system startup. If a problem is detected, the BIOS may issue beeps in different patterns to indicate the problem. Refer to Chapter 5, "Troubleshooting," for information about beep codes. • HD (Hard Drive...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 28
    ... 13) CD_IN (CD In Connector, Black) You may connect the audio cable that came with your optical drive to the header. Pin No. 1 Definition CD-L GND GND CD-R 1 2 3 4 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 28 -
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    14) SPDIF_IN (S/PDIF In Header, Red) This header supports digital S/PDIF in and can connect to ...by expansion cards) for digital audio output from your motherboard to certain expansion cards like graphics cards ...S/PDIF digital audio cable, carefully read the manual for your expansion card. 1 Pin No. ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 30
    ... 1394a device, attach one end of the device cable to your computer and then attach the other end of the cable to the IEEE 1394a device. Ensure that the cable is securely connected. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 30 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 31
    ... NDCD NSIN NSOUT NDTR GND NDSR NRTS NCTS NRI No Pin 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 10 2 19) CI (Chassis Intrusion Header) This motherboard provides a chassis detection feature that detects if the chassis cover has been removed. This function requires a chassis with chassis intrusion detection design. Pin No....
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 32
    ... cap from the jumper. Failure to do so may cause damage to the motherboard. • After system restart, go to BIOS Setup to load factory defaults (...the positive side should face up). • Used batteries must be handled in accordance with local environmental regulations. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 32 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 33
    ...Setup program. To upgrade the BIOS, use either the GIGABYTE Q-Flash or @BIOS utility. • Q-Flash allows ... of BIOS from the Internet and updates the BIOS. For instructions on using the Q-Flash and @BIOS utilities,..., if you do not encounter problems using the current version of BIOS, it is recommended ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 34
    ... Award Modular BIOS v6.00PG, An Energy Star Ally Copyright (C) 1984-2009, Award Software, Inc. GA-MA790X-UD3P D2 ...: BIOS Setup : XpressRecovery2
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    2-2 The Main Menu Once you enter the BIOS Setup program, the Main Menu (as shown below) appears on the screen. Use arrow keys to move among the items and press to accept or enter a sub-menu. (Sample BIOS Version: D2) CMOS Setup Utility-Copyright (C) 1984-2009 Award Software MB ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 36
    ... all changes and the previous settings remain in effect. Pressing to the confirmation message will exit BIOS Setup. (Pressing can also carry out this task.) GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 36 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 37
    ...: Optimized Defaults • Whether the system will work stably with the overclock/overvoltage settings you made is dependent on.... Incorrectly doing overclock/overvoltage may result in damage to CPU, chipset, or memory and ... only if you install a memory module that supports this feature. - 37 BIOS Setup
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 38
    ... frequency for the installed CPU. The adjustable range is dependent on the CPU being used. (Note) This item is present only if you install a CPU that supports this feature. - 38 - GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 39
    ... set in accordance with the CPU specifications. PCIE Clock (MHz) Allows you to manually set the PCIe ... Memory Clock Determines whether to manually set the memory clock. Auto lets BIOS automatically set...Memory Clock This option is configurable only when Set Memory Clock is set to Manual. When you use ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 40
    ...allows all DDR2 Timing items below to be configurable. Options are: Auto (default), Manual. (Note) This item is present only if you install a CPU that supports this feature. - 40 - GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 41
    ... ******** System Voltage Control Determines whether to manually set the system voltages. Auto lets ... automatically set the system voltages as required. Manual allows all voltage control items ... as required. (Default) +0.100V ~ +0.700V Increases memory voltage by 0.100V to 0.700V at 0.100V increment....
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 42
    ... life of the CPU. Normal CPU Vcore Displays the normal operating voltage of your CPU. (Note) This item is present only if you install a CPU that supports this feature. - 42 - GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 43
    ... 2 Slave IDE Channel 3 Master IDE Channel 3 Slave IDE Channel 4 Master IDE Channel 4 Slave Drive A Floppy 3 Mode Support Halt On Base Memory Extended Memory Move Enter: Select F5: Previous Values Date Sets the system date. The date format is week ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 44
    ...the BIOS POST. Base Memory Also called conventional memory. Typically, 640 KB will be reserved for the MS-DOS operating system. Extended Memory The amount of extended memory. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 44 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 45
    ... can function as multiple virtual systems. (Default: Disabled) Patch AMD TLB Erratum (Note) Enables or disables the Patch AMD TLB Erratum function. (Default: Enabled) AMD K8 Cool&Quiet control Auto Disabled Lets the AMD Cool'n'Quiet driver dynamically adjust the CPU clock and VID to ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 46
    ...) PEG Sets the PCI Express graphics card on the PCIEX16_1 slot as the first display. PEG1 Sets the PCI Express graphics card on the PCIEX8_1 slot as the first display. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 46 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 47
    ... controller. (Default: Enabled) OnChip SATA Type (AMD SB750 South Bridge, SATA2_0~SATA2_3 connectors... Host Controller Interface (AHCI) is an interface specification that allows the storage driver to enable advanced Serial ... hot plug. OnChip SATA Port4/5 Mode (AMD SB750 South Bridge, SATA2_4/SATA2_5 ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 48
    ... no LAN cable is attached to the motherboard, the Status fields of all four pairs of wires will show Open and the Length fields show 0m, as shown in the figure above. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 48 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 49
    ... Cable Is Functioning Normally...If no cable problem is detected on the LAN cable connected to a Gigabit ... Mbps in Windows mode or when the LAN Boot ROM is activated. When a Cable Problem Occurs...If a cable problem occurs on a specified pair of wires, the Status field will show Short and thenlength ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 50
    ... from an ACPI sleep state by a wake-up signal from a modem that supports wake-up function. (Default: Disabled) (Note) Supported on Windows ® Vista ® operating system only. - 50 - GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 51
    ... The system is turned on upon the return of the AC power. Memory The system returns to its last known awake state ... the date and time as following: Date (of Month): Turn on the system at a specific time on each day or on a specific day in a month. Resume Time (hh: mm: ss): Set the time at which the ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 52
    ... it will show "No". To clear the chassis intrusion status record, set Reset Case Open Status to Enabled, save the settings to CMOS, and then restart your system. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 52 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 53
    Current Voltage(V) Vcore/DDR2 1.8V/+3.3V/+12V Displays the current system voltages. Current System/CPU Temperature Displays current system/CPU temperature. Current CPU/SYSTEM/POWER FAN Speed (RPM) Displays current CPU/system/power fan speed. CPU Warning Temperature Sets the warning threshold for...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 54
    .... The BIOS defaults settings helps the system to operate in optimum state. Always load the Optimized defaults after updating the BIOS or after clearing the CMOS values. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 54 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 55
    2-11 Set Supervisor/User Password CMOS Setup Utility-Copyright (C) 1984-2009 Award Software MB Intelligent Tweaker(M.I.T.) Standard CMOS Features Advanced BIOS Features Integrated Peripherals Enter Password: Power Management Setup PC Health Status Load Fail-Safe Defaults Load Optimized Defaults ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 56
    ...item and press the key. This exits the BIOS Setup without saving the changes made in BIOS Setup to the CMOS. Press or to return to the BIOS Setup Main Menu. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 56 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 57
    .... Or click Install Single Items to manually select the drivers you wish to install. • Please ... to install other drivers. • After the drivers are installed, follow the onscreen instructions to restart your ...USB 2.0 driver support under the Windows XP operating system, please install the Windows XP...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 58
    ... Application Software This page displays all the utilities and applications that GIGABYTE develops and some free software. You can click ... This page provides GIGABYTE's application guides, content descriptions for this driver disk, and the motherboard manuals. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 58 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 59
    3-4 Contact For the detailed contact information of the GIGABYTE Taiwan headquarter or worldwide branch offices, click the URL on this page to link to the GIGABYTE Website. 3-5 System This page provides the basic system information. - 59 - Drivers Installation
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 60
    3-6 Download Center To update the BIOS, drivers, or applications, click the Download Center button to link to the GIGABYTE Web site. The latest version of the BIOS, drivers, or applications will be displayed. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 60 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 61
    ... your system data and perform restoration of it. Supporting NTFS, FAT32, and FAT16 file systems... system soon after the operating system and drivers are installed. • The amount of data and hard ... System Requirements: • At least 512 MB of system memory • VESA compatible graphics card • Windows ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 62
    ... to store the backup image file. Step 1: Select BACKUP to start backing up your hard drive data. Step 2: When finished, go to Disk Management to check disk allocation. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 62 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 63
    D. Using the Restore Function in Xpress Recovery2 Select RESTORE to restore the backup to your hard drive in case the system breaks down. The RESTORE option will not be present if no backup is created before. E. Removing the Backup Step 1: If you wish to remove the backup file, select REMOVE. ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 64
    ..., An Energy Star Ally Copyright (C) 1984-2009, Award Software, Inc. GA-MA790X-UD3P D2 ...: BIOS Setup : XpressRecovery2 : Boot Menu...BIOS flashing is potentially risky, please do it with caution. Inadequate BIOS flashing may result in system malfunction. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 64 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 65
    ...to Drive option allows you to save the current BIOS file. • Q-Flash only supports USB flash drive or hard drives using FAT32/16/12 file system.... and press . Make sure the BIOS update file matches your motherboard model. Step 2: The process of the system reading the BIOS file from the floppy...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 66
    ... load BIOS defaults Step 6: Select Save & Exit Setup and then press to save settings to CMOS and exit BIOS Setup. The procedure is complete after the system restarts. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 66 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 67
    ... file for your motherboard is not present on the @BIOS server site, please manually download the BIOS update file from GIGABYTE's website and follow the instructions in "Update the BIOS without Using the Internet Update Function" below. Update the ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 68
    ...these components. Before you do the overclock/overvoltage, make sure that you fully know each function of EasyTune 6, or system instability or other unexpected results may occur. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 68 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 69
    4-4 Easy Energy Saver GIGABYTE Easy Energy Saver (Note 1) is a revolutionary technology that delivers ... button. Featuring an advanced proprietary software design, GIGABYTE Easy Energy Saver is able to provide ... Saver Interface A. Meter Mode In Meter Mode, GIGABYTE Easy Energy Saver shows how much ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 70
    ...the enable status, and power savings meter is unable to reset to zero. (Note 5) Easy Energy Saver Meter will automatically reset when the total power saving reaches 99999999 Watts. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 70 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 71
    ...full use of Internet resources. Directions for using Q-Share After installing Q-Share from the motherboard driver disk, go to Start>All Programs>GIGABYTE> in your system tray and right-click Q-Share.exe to launch the Q-Share tool. Find...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 72
    ...up and restore your system data in the Windows Vista operating system. Time Repair supports NTFS file system and can restore system data on PATA and SATA hard ... and unable to be restored. Shadow copies are read-only so you cannot edit the contents of a shadow copy. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 72 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 73
    ...• An empty formatted floppy disk. • Windows Vista/XP setup disk. • Motherboard driver disk. 5-1-1 Configuring AMD SB750 SATA Controllers A. Installing SATA..., SATA2_1, SATA2_2, SATA2_3, SATA2_4 and SATA2_5 ports are supported by AMD SB750 South Bridge.) Then connect the power...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 74
    ... may differ from the exact settings for your motherboard. The actual BIOS Setup menu options you will see shall depend on the motherboard you have and the BIOS version. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 74 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 75
    ... in RAID BIOS Enter the RAID BIOS setup utility to configure a RAID array. Skip this step if you do not want to create RAID. Step 1: After the POST memory test begins and before the operating system boot begins, look for a message which says "Press to enter FastBuild (tm) Utility" (Figure ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 76
    ... Mode RAID 0 Stripe Block: 64 KB Gigabyte Boundary: ON [ Keys Available ] [] Up [] Down [ESC] Exit [Space] Change [Ctrl-Y] Save [PgUp/Dn] Page Change Figure 5 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 76 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 77
    ... to exit the RAID BIOS utility. View Drive Assignments The View Drive Assignments option in the Main Menu displays whether drives attached to the AMD SB750 controller are assigned to a disk array or are unassigned. Under the Assignment column, drives are labeled with their assigned disk array or ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 78
    ...-22LSA0 WDC WD800JD-22LSA0 Capabilities SATA 3G SATA 3G Capacity (GB) 79.89 80.02 Press Ctrl-Y to delete the data in the disk! or press any other key to abort... Figure 9 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 78 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 79
    ...the other end to available SATA port on the motherboard. On this motherboard, the GSATA2_0 and GSATA2_1 ports are supported by the GIGABYTE SATA2 SATA controller.) Then connect the power... Controller USB EHCI Controller USB Keyboard Support USB Mouse Support Legacy USB storage detect ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 80
    ... 3 Note: In the main screen, you can select a hard drive in the Hard Disk Drive List block and press to see detailed information about the selected hard drive. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 80 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 81
    ... RAID Disk Drive item. Then the Create New RAID screen appears (Figure 4). GIGABYTE Technology Corp. PCIE-to-SATAII/IDE RAID Controller BIOS v1.06.59 [ ...), or JBOD (Figure 5). Then press to move onto the next step. GIGABYTE Technology Corp. PCIE-to-SATAII/IDE RAID Controller BIOS v1.06.59 [ ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 82
    ... RAID CREATION ALL DATA ON THE SELECTED HARD DISK WILL BE LOST WHEN EXIT WITH SAVING []-Switch Unit [DEL,BS]-Delete Number [ENTER]-Next [ESC]-Abort Figure 7 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 82 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 83
    ... be displayed in the RAID Disk Drive List block (Figure 8). GIGABYTE Technology Corp. PCIE-to-SATAII/IDE RAID Controller BIOS v1.06.... small window displaying the array information will appear in the center of the screen (Figure 9). GIGABYTE Technology Corp. PCIE-to-SATAII/IDE RAID Controller BIOS v1....
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 84
    ... DELETE (Y/N)? N RAID Level Capacity Status 0-Stripe 240 GB Normal Members(HDDx) 01 []-Select RAID [SPACE]-Mark Delete [DEL]-Confirm [ESC]-Abort Figure 11 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 84 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 85
    ... A:\> prompt, type the following command. Press after the command: • For the AMD SB750, type (Figure 1): (Note 1) A:\>copy d:\bootdrv\sb750\x86\*.* • For the GIGABYTE SATA2, type (Figure 2): (Note 2) A:\>copy d:\bootdrv\gsata\...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 86
    ... Press F6 if you need to install a third party SCSI or RAID driver. Figure 1 Step 2: For AMD SB750 SATA controllers: Then a controller menu similar to ... RAID Controller-x86 platform AMD AHCI Compatible RAID Controller-x64 platform ENTER=Select F3=Exit Figure 2 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 86 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 87
    .... Select (Windows XP/2003) RAID/AHCI Driver for GIGABYTE GBB36X Controller and press ....previous screen. (Windows XP/2003) RAID/AHCI Driver for GIGABYTE GBB36X Controller (Windows 2000) RAID...for GIGABYTE GBB363 Controller (Windows 2000) AHCI Driver for GIGABYTE GBB363 Controller (Windows 2000) ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 88
    .... Method B: Insert the USB flash drive containing the driver files and browse to the LH (for Windows Vista 32-bit) or LH64A (for Windows Vista 64-bit) folder. Figure 5 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 88 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 89
    Step 3: When a screen as shown in Figure 6 appears, select AMD AHCI Compatible RAID Controller and press Next. Figure 6 Step 4: After the driver is loaded, the RAID drive will appear. Select ... menus described in this chapter are for reference only and may differ by driver version. - 89 Appendix
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    ... B: Insert the USB flash drive containing the driver files and browse to \GSATA\32Bit (for Windows Vista 32-bit) or \GSATA\64Bit (for Windows Vista 64-bit). Figure 9 GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 90 -
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    Step 3: When a screen as shown in Figure 10 appears, select GIGABYTE GBB36X Controller and press Next. Figure 10 Step 4: After the driver is loaded, select the RAID/AHCI drive(s) where you want to install the operating system and then press ...
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    ... ATi SB700/750 RAID Utility have been installed from the motherboard driver disk. Then launch the AMD RAIDXpert from All Programs in the Start Menu.... done, the array's status on the Information page in the Logical Drive Information pane will display as Functional. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 92 -
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    ...failed hard drive with a new one. Use either the GIGABYTE SATA2 RAID BIOS utility ...utility in the operating system to perform the rebuild. Rebuilding with the GIGABYTE SATA2 RAID BIOS utility Step.... When done, the status of the array will display as Normal. GIGABYTE Technology Corp. PCIE-to-SATAII/IDE...
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    Rebuilding in the operating system Make sure the GIGABYTE SATA2 SATA controller driver has been installed from the motherboard driver disk. Launch.... Step 6: When finished, restart your system. Step 5: The rebuilding progress is displayed at the bottom of the screen. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 94 -
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    ...Side Speaker Out jack through the audio driver. For example, in a 4-channel audio configuration, if... your microphone to the Mic in jack and manually configure the jack for microphone functionality. • Audio... (only supported when using an HD front panel audio module), refer to instructions on the next...
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    ...Configuration tab to open the Device advanced settings dialog box. Select the Mute the rear output device, when a front headphone plugged in check box. Click OK to complete. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 96 -
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    ... In Coaxial S/PDIF In 1. Installing the S/PDIF In Cable: Step 1: First, attach the connector at the end of the cable to the SPDIF_IN header on your motherboard. Step 2: Secure the metal bracket to the chassis back panel with a screw. 2. Configuring S/PDIF In: On the Digital Input screen, click ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 98
    ... signals. 2. Configuring S/PDIF Out: On the Digital Output screen, click the Default Format tab and then select the sample rate and bit depth. Click OK to complete. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 98 -
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    5-2-3 Configuring Microphone Recording Step 1: After installing the audio driver, the HD Audio Manager will appear in the notification area. Doubleicon click the icon to access the HD Audio Manager. Step 2: Connect your microphone to the Mic in jack (pink) on the back panel or the Mic in jack (pink...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 100
    ...the notification area and right-click on this icon. Select Recording Devices. Step 2: On the Recording tab, right-click on an empty space and select Show Disabled Devices. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 100 -
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    ... the Start Recording button . 3. To stop recording audio, click the Stop Recording button . Be sure to save the recorded audio file upon completion. B. Playing the Recorded Sound: You can play your recording in a digital media player program that supports your audio file format. - 101 - Appendix
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    ...card error 1 long, 3 short: Keyboard error 1 long, 9 short: BIOS ROM error Continuous long beeps: Graphics card not inserted properly Continuous short beeps: Power error GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 102 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 103
    ... If you encounter any troubles during system startup, follow the troubleshooting procedure below to solve the problem. START Turn off the power. ... CPU cooler power cable to the motherboard. The problem is verified and solved. No Correctly insert the memory into the memory socket...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 104
    ... local dealer for help. Or go to the Support&Downloads\Technical Service Zone page to submit your question. Our customer service staff will reply you as soon as possible. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 104 -
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 105
    ...to Preserving the Environment In addition to high-efficiency performance, all GIGABYTE motherboards fulfill European Union regulations for RoHS (... chemicals. Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive Statement GIGABYTE will fulfill the national laws as interpreted from the 2002/96/EC ...
  • Gigabyte GA-MA790X-UD3P | Manual - Page 106
    ...properly. China Restriction of Hazardous Substances Table The following table is supplied in compliance with China's Restriction of Hazardous Substances (China RoHS) requirements: GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 106 -
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    ...Tech. and Non-Tech. Support (Sales/Marketing) : http://ggts.gigabyte.com.tw WEB...: +1-626-854-9339 Tech. Support: http://rma.gigabyte-usa.com Web address...: +1-626-854-9339 Correo: soporte@gigabyte-usa.com Tech. Support: http://rma...., LTD. - China WEB address : http://www.gigabyte.cn Shanghai TEL: +86-21...
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    ...System To submit a technical or non-technical (Sales/ Marketing) question, please link to : http://ggts.gigabyte.com.tw Then select your language to enter the system. GA-MA790X-UD3P Motherboard - 112 -



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