Gigabyte Ga-M59Sli-S4 Manual

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Gigabyte Ga-M59Sli-S4 Manual

User's Manual. Rev. 1003The trademarks mentioned in the manual are legally registered to. Page 4 Table of Contents. Item Checklist. 6. Optional Accessories. 6. GA-M59SLI-S5 Motherboard Layout. 7. GA-M59SLI-S4 Motherboard Layout. Page 5 Chapter 3 Drivers Installation. 61Preparing Your Computer. The motherboard contains numerous delicate electronic circuits. Page 12: Feature Summary 1-2 Feature Summary. English. Page 13 Internal Connectors ? 1 24-pin ATX power connectorEnglishEnglishPage 17: Installation of Memory 1-4 Installation of MemoryPage 19: Installation of Expansion Cards 1-5 Installation of Expansion CardsYou can install your expansion card by following the steps outlined below:EnglishPage 21 Connecting Two Graphics Cards:Page 22 Graphics Card Driver Setting. EnglishPage 24: Connectors Introduction Line Out (Front Speaker Out). EnglishStereo speakers, earphone or front.Page 26 ATX (Power Connector). EnglishConnect this. EnglishSometimes will. Page 29 9) FDD (FDD Connector)EnglishEnglishCheck the pin assignment. Page 34 19) TPM Connector (Trusted Platform Module). EnglishPage 36 EnglishBIOS (Basic Input and Output System) includes a CMOS SETUP utility which allows user to. Page 38: The Main Menu (For example: BIOS Ver.: F2): For Boot Menu. EnglishPage 40: 2-1 Standard CMOS Features 2-1 Standard CMOS Features. EnglishPage 41 TimeThe times format in. The time is calculated base on the 24-hour military-EnglishPage 44 Password Check. EnglishPage 45: Integrated Peripherals 2-3 Integrated PeripheralsPage 46 NV SATA RAID function. EnglishPage 49: Power Management Setup 2-4 Power Management SetupPage 50 Power On By Mouse. EnglishPage 52: PC Health Status 2-6 PC Health Status. EnglishPage 53: MB Intelligent Tweaker(M.I.T.) CPU Smart FAN Control(Note)Page 54 CPU Clock Ratio. EnglishSet the voltage settings for Northbridge, its PCI Express bus voltage. Page 56: Load Optimized Defaults 2-8 Load Fail-Safe Defaults.

EnglishEnglishPage 59 EnglishPage 62: Driver CD Information 3-2 Software Applications. EnglishPage 63: Contact Us 3-4 Hardware InformationThis page lists all device you have for this motherboard.Please see the. Page 64 EnglishPage 66: 4-1-2 Xpress Recovery2 Introduction 4-1-2 Xpress Recovery2 Introduction. EnglishEnglishWide Range Protection: Disable(Default), Enable. Status 1. If any failure (ex. Update ESCD failure. Page 70 Method 1: Q-FlashTM Utility. EnglishStep1: To use Q-Flash utility, you must press Del in the boot screen to enter. Page 72 Using the Q-FlashTM utility. EnglishAs described. Page 73 3. Press Y button on your keyboard after you are sure to update BIOS.When you are in BIOS menu, move to. English. Page 75 Exploring the Q-FlashTM utility screenThe Q-FlashBIOS utility screen consists of the following key components.EnglishPage 78 III. Save BIOS. EnglishTo configure SATA hard drive(s), follow the steps below:Page 80 (2) Configuring SATA controller mode and boot sequence in BIOS Setup. EnglishPage 81 Step 2:To boot from Windows installation CD-ROM, set First Boot Device under the Advanced BIOS. Features menu to. Page 82 (3) Configuring RAID set in RAID BIOS. EnglishPage 83 Step 5:Next, select the hard drives which you wish to be included in the disk array. The Free. Page 84 After that, the Array List screen displaying the RAID array you created will appear (Figure 8). EnglishTo install operating system onto a serial ATA hard disk successfully, you need. Page 86 (5) Installing SATA controller driver during OS installation. EnglishPage 87 Step 3:If Setup correctly recognizes the driver in the floppy disk, a controller menu similar to Figure 15. Page 88 Step 4. EnglishPage 89 (6) Configuring a bootable RAID array with Microsoft Windows 2000Problem: Users cannot install Windows 2000 with Service Pack. Page 90 Step 3. EnglishSelect Striping in the. Page 91 Step 5:Install the NVIDIA nForce Driver Package while in Windows 2000 and reboot the system.

EnglishPage 93 Step 2:To boot from Windows installation CD-ROM disk, set First Boot Device under the Advanced BIOS. Features menu. Page 94 (3) Configuring RAID array in RAID BIOS. EnglishIn the main screen, press ENTER on the Create RAID Disk Drive item. Then the RAID. Page 96 3. Assign Array Disks: After RAID mode is selected, RAID BIOS automatically assigns the two hard. EnglishTo delete the array, select Delete RAID Disk Drive in the main menu and press ENTER. Page 100 (4) Making a SATA Driver Disk (Required for AHCI and RAID Mode). EnglishNow that you have prepared. Page 102 Step 3. EnglishPage 103 Step 5:After the SATA controller driver installation is completed, you can proceed with the Windows XPEnglishIn the upper left list, click 2CH. Page 106 STEP 3. EnglishPage 107 8 Channel Audio SetupEnglishPage 110 Introduction of Dolby Digital Live. EnglishThe default speaker settings for the 6 audio jacks arePage 112 STEP 2. EnglishPage 113 STEP 3:After plugging in 4-channel speakers to the rearPage 114 8 Channel Audio Setup. EnglishAt the Sound Effect menu, users can adjust soundAC'97 Audio Configuration. Page 116: Troubleshooting 4-2 Troubleshooting. EnglishTo check general asked questions based on a. Page 117 EnglishG.B.T. TECHNOLOGY TRADING GMBH Moscow Representative Office Of GIGA-BYTE Technology. WEB address: Page 120 - 120 -. ToF camera is a special purpose, low-cost smart solution with novel 3D imaging capture technology. The ToF camera includes high-performance advanced analytics as a standard feature, improving measurement accuracy and performance when compared to the current generation of RGB and stereoscopic cameras.The new S-series motherboards GA-M59SLI-S4; supporting AMD new generation AM2 processor with dual channel DDR2 800MHz high frequency memories, providing reliable and user friendly computing and reaching the maximum system performance easily via personalized software settings.

GIGABYTE S-series motherboards, the champion's choice for AMD Socket AM2 platform!Unique system software such as Xpress Recovery 2, PC Health Monitor, HDD S.M.A.R.T., and C.O.M. further strengthen the stability and reliability of your PC!. more This NVIDIA RAID function makes the RAID even more accessible by introducing the innovative windows-based facility. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you to read. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Notice The written content provided with this product is the property of Gigabyte. No part of this manual may be reproduced, copied, translated, or transmitted in any form or by any means without Gigabyte's prior written permission. Specifications and features are subject to change without prior notice. Product Manual Classification In order to assist in the use of this product, Gigabyte has categorized the user manual in the following. For more product details, please click onto Gigabyte's website at www.gigabyte.com.tw Thus, prior to installation, please follow the instructions below: 1. Please turn off the computer and unplug its power cord. 2. When handling the motherboard, avoid touching any metal leads or connectors. 3. It is best to wear an electrostatic discharge (ESD) cuf f when handling electronic components (CPU, RAM). 4. Prior to installing the electronic components, please have these items on top of an antistatic pad or within a electrostatic shielding container. 5. Please verify that the power supply is switched off before unplugging the power supply connector from the motherboard. Installation Notices 1. Prior to installation, please do not remove the stickers on the motherboard. These stickers are required for warranty validation. 2. Prior to the installation of the motherboard or any hardware, please first carefully read the information in the provided manual. 3. Before using the product, please verify that all cables and power connectors are connected. 4.

T o prevent damage to the motherboard, please do not allow screws to come in contact with the motherboard circuit or its components. 5. Please make sure there are no leftover screws or metal components placed on the motherboard or within the computer casing. 6. Please do not place the computer system on an uneven surface. 7. T urning on the computer power during the installation process can lead to damage to system components as well as physical harm to the user. 8. If you are uncertain about any installation steps or have a problem related to the use of the product, please consult a certified computer technician. Instances of Non-W arranty 1. Damage due to natural disaster, accident or human cause. 2. Damage as a result of violating the conditions recommended in the user manual. 3. Damage due to improper installation. 4. Damage due to use of uncertified components. 5. Damage due to use exceeding the permitted parameters. 6. Product determined to be an unofficial Gigabyte product. Chapter 1 Hardware Installation Onboard Realtek ALC883 CODEC chip. Supports High Definition Audio. Supports CD In connection IEEE 1394 ? Onboard T.I. TSB43AB23 chip ? 3 IEEE1394a ports Storage. Only for GA-M59SLI-S4. System voltage detection. CPU fan failure warning. Supports CPU Smart Fan function (Note 2) BIOS ? 2 4Mbit flash ROM ? Use of licensed AWARD BIOS. Supports DualBIOS Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. Only for GA-M59SLI-S4. Supports Xpress Install. Supports Xpress Recovery2. Supports Xpress BIOS Rescue Bundle Software. Norton Internet Security (OEM version) Form Factor. A TX form factor; 30.5cm x 24.4cm (Note 1) Due to the limitation of Windows 32-bit operating system, when more than 4GB of physical memory is installed, the actual memory available for the operating system will be less than 4GB; Windows 64-bit operating system doesn't have such limitation. (Note 2) Whether the CPU Smart FAN Control function is supported will depend on the CPU you install.

(Note 3) EasyTune functions may vary depending on different motherboards. (Note 4) Silent Pipe only for GA-M59SLI-S5. Please use extra care when installing the CPU. The CPU will not fit if positioned incorrectly. Rather than applying force, please change the positioning of the CPU. Before installing the CPU, please comply with the following conditions: 1. Please make sure that the motherboard supports the CPU. 2. Please take note of the pin 1 marking (the small triangle) on the CPU. If you install the CPU in the wrong direction, the CPU will not insert properly. If this occurs, please change the insert direction of the CPU. 3. Please add an even layer of heat paste between the CPU and CPU cooler. 4. Please make sure the CPU cooler is installed on the CPU prior to system use, otherwise overheating and permanent damage of the CPU may occur. 5. Please set the CPU host frequency in accordance with the processor specifications. It is not recommended that the system bus frequency be set beyond hardware specifica- tions since it does not meet the required standards for the peripherals. If you wish to set the frequency beyond the proper specifications, please do so according to your hard- ware specifications including the CPU, graphics card, memory, hard drive, etc. Fig.2 Pin 1 location on the socket and CPU. Gently place the CPU into position making sure that the CPU pins fit perfectly into their holes. Once the CPU is positioned into its socket, place one finger down on the middle of the CPU and gently press the metal lever back into its original position. Pin One Check the CPU pins to see that none are bent. Move the socket lever to the unlocked position as shown in Fig. 1 (90 o to the plane of the motherboard) prior to inserting the CPU. The pin 1 location is designated on the CPU by a small triangle that corresponds to a triangle marking on the socket as shown in Fig. 2. Align the CPU to the socket and gently lower it into place. Do not force the CPU into the socket.

Socket Lever It is recommended that memory of similar capacity, specifications and brand be used. 2. Before installing or removing memory modules, please make sure that the computer power is switched off to prevent hardware damage. 3. Memory modules have a foolproof insertion design. A memory module can be installed in only one direction. If you are unable to insert the module, please switch the direction. 1-4 Installation of Memory The motherboard supports DDRII memory modules, whereby BIOS will automatically detect memory capacity and specifications. Memory modules are designed so that they can be inserted only in one direction. The memory capacity used can differ with each slot. Fig.1 The DIMM socket has a notch, so the DIMM memory module can only fit in one direction. Insert the DIMM memory module vertically into the DIMM socket. Then push it down. Fig.2 Close the plastic clip at both edges of the DIMM sockets to lock the DIMM module. Reverse the installation steps when you wish to remove the DIMM module. Notch DDRII Due to CPU limitation, if you wish to operate the Dual Channel T echnology, follow the guidelines below: 1. Dual Channel mode will not be enabled if only one memory module is installed. 2. T o enable Dual Channel mode with two memory modules (it is recommended to use memory modules of identical brand, size, chips, and speed), you must install them into DIMM sockets of the same color. 3. T o enable Dual Channel mode with four memory modules, it is recommended to use memory modules of identical brand, size, chips, and speed.Installing a PCI Express x16 expansion card: Please align the VGA card to the onboard PCI Express x16 slot and press firmly down on the slot. Make sure your VGA card is locked by the latch at the end of the PCI Express x16 slot. When you try uninstall the VGA card, please press the latch as the picture to the left shows to release the card. The exact power requirements will depend on your overall system configurations.

Y ou need a power supply that can provide sufficient and stable power to your system and the two SLI graphics cards. For example: GIGABYTE GV-NX76T256D-RH).Step 3: In order to securely fix the bridge connector beween the two cards, you must install the retention bracket in- cluded with the motherboard and secure the retention bracket to the chassis back panel with a screw. Gold edge connector on the top of graphics card Female slots on the bridge connector Step 2: Insert the SLI bridge (the GC-DGBR2-RH) to the SLI gold edge connector on top of both cards. Make sure the two mini female slots on the bridge connector securely fit onto the SLI gold edge connetors of both cards.Step 2: Select SLI multi-GPU from the side menu and then select the Enable SLI multi-GPU checkbox in the SLI multi-GPU dialog box. System will restart after you click Apply. Then the SLI configuration is completed. IEEE 1394 Port (4 Pins Connector) Serial interface standard set by Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, which has features like high speed, high bandwidth and hot plug. OPTICAL The SPDIF optical output port is capable of providing digital audio to external speakers or com pressed AC3 data to an external Dolby Digital Decoder via an optical cable. COMA (Serial Port) Connects to serial-based mouse or data processing devices. USB port Before you connect your device(s) into USB connector(s), please make sure your device(s) such as USB keyboard, mouse, scanner, zip, speaker.etc. have a standard USB interface. Also make sure your OS supports USB controller. If your OS does not support USB controller, please contact OS vendor for possible patch or driver upgrade. For more information please contact your OS or device(s) vendors. Surround Speaker Out (Rear Speaker Out) The default Surround Speaker Out (Rear Speaker Out) jack. Rear surround speakers can be connected to Surround Speaker Out (Rear Speaker Out) jack. Side Speaker Out The default Side Speaker Out jack.

Surround side speakers can be connected to Side Speaker Out jack. Line In The default Line In jack. Devices like CD-ROM, walkman etc.Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. MIC In The default MIC In jack. Microphone must be connected to MIC In jack. Only microphones still MUST be connected to the default Mic In jack ( ). Only for GA-M59SLI-S4. 1 3 2 17 13 5 6 15 4 16 19 11 12 8 14 9 10 18 20 22 21 7 Before connecting the power connector, please make sure that all components and devices are properly installed. Align the power connector with its proper location on the motherboard and connect tightly. Caution! Please use a power supply that is able to handle the system voltage requirements. It is recommended that a power supply that can withstand high power consumption be used (400W or greater). If a power supply is used that does not provide the required power, the result can lead to an unstable system or a system that is unable to start. If you use a power supply that provides a 24-pin A TX or 2x4 pin A TX 12V power connector, please remove the small cover on the power connector on the motherboard before plugging in the power cord; otherwise, please do not remove it. Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. Only for GA-M59SLI-S4. 5 1 8 4 3 1 4 2 Pin No.The black connector wire is the ground wire (GND).If you wish to connect two IDE devices, please set the jumper on one IDE device as Master and the other as Slave (for information on settings, please refer to the instructions located on the IDE device). Sometimes will damage the chip fan. (Usually black cable is GND) Pin No.The types of FDD drives supported are: 360KB, 720KB, 1.2MB, 1.44MB and 2.88MB. Before attaching the FDD cable, please take note of the foolproof groove in the FDD connector. 1 2 33 34 Check the pin assignments carefully while you connect the front panel audio module. Incorrect connection between the module and connector will make the audio device unable to work or even damage it.

For optional front panel audio module, please contact your chassis manufacturer. By default, the audio driver is configured to support HD Audio. T o connect an AC97 front panel audio module to this connector, please refer to the instructions on Page 106 about the software settings. AC'97 Audio: HD Audio: 1 2 9 10 Pin No. Definition 1 MIC 2 GND 3 MIC Power 4N C 5 Line Out (R) 6N C 7N C 8 No Pin 9 Line Out (L) 10 N C Pin No.Check the pin assignment carefully while you connect the IEEE1394 cable, incorrect connection between the cable and connector will make the device unable to work or even damage it. Check the pin assignment carefully while you connect the front USB cable, incorrect connection between the cable and connector will make the device unable to work or even damage it.Default doesn't include the jumper to avoid improper use of this header. 1 9 ) TPM Connector (T rusted Platform Module) Please contact your nearest dealer for optional TPM cable. Pin No. Definition 1 LCLK 2 GND 3 LFRAME 4 No Pin 5 LRESET 6 VCC5 7 LAD3 8 LAD2 9 VCC3 10 LAD1 Pin No. Definition 1 1 LAD0 12 GND 13 RSVO 14 RSV1 1 5 SB3V 16 SERIRQ 17 GND 18 CLKRUN 19 LPCPD 20 RSV2 Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. 1 2 19 20 Replace only with the same or equivalent type recommended by the manufacturer. Dispose of used batteries according to the manufacturer's instructions. If you want to erase CMOS. 1. Turn off the computer and unplug the power cord. 2. Gently take out the battery and put it aside for about one minute. (Or you can use a metal object to connect the positive and negative pins in the battery holder to makethem short for five seconds.) 3. Re-install the battery. 4. Plug the power cord in and turn on the computer. 2 1 ) CI (Chassis Intrusion, Case Open) This 2-pin connector allows your system to detect if the chassis cover is removed.The CMOS SETUP saves the configuration in the CMOS SRAM of the motherboard.

When the power is turned off, the battery on the motherboard supplies the necessary power to the CMOS SRAM. When the power is turned on, pressing the button during the BIOS POST (Power-On Self T est) will take you to the CMOS SETUP screen. T o exit the Help Window press. Chapter 2 BIOS Setup Because BIOS flashing is potentially risky, please do it with caution and avoid inadequate operation that may result in system malfunction. Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. This action makes the system reset to the default for stability. CMOS Setup Utility-Copyright (C) 1984-2006 Award Software. Sta ndard CMOS Features. Adva nced BIOS Features. Integrated Peripherals. Power M anage ment Setup. The Main Menu (For example: BIOS V er.: F2) Once you enter Award BIOS CMOS Setup Utility, the Main Menu (as figure below) will appear on the screen. Use arrow keys to select among the items and press to accept or enter the sub-menu. BIOS Setting Recovery. F1 1: Save CMOS to BIOS This function allows you to make a record of the current CMOS settings as a profile. Y ou can create up to 8 profiles (Profile 1-8) and give each of them a name. ? F12: Load CMOS from BIOS If your system becomes unstable and you load the default BIOS settings, you can use this function to reload the CMOS settings with a CMOS settings profile created before, without the hassles of resetting the CMOS configurations. Press F12 Award Modular BIOS v6.00PG, An Energy Star Ally Copyright (C) 1984-2006, Award Software, Inc.Through Dec. Day The day, from 1 to 31 (or the maximum allowed in the month) Y e ar The year, from 1999 through 2098 CMOS Setup Utility-Copyright (C) 1984-2006 Award Software Sta ndard CMOS Features Date (mm:dd:yy) Tue, Mar 28 2006 Time (hh:mm:ss) 14:42: 37. Extended Memory 511M The time is calculated base on the 24-hour military- time clock. IDE Device Setup.

Y ou can use one of three methods: Auto Allows BIOS to automatically detect IDE devices during POST(default) None Select this if no IDE devices are used and the system will skip the automatic detection step and allow for faster system start up. Manual User can manually input the correct settings Access Mode Use this to set the access mode for the hard drive. Extended IDE Drive Y ou can use one of the two methods: Auto Allows BIOS to automatically detect IDE devices during POST. (Default value) None Select this if no IDE devices are used and the system will skip the automatic detection step and allow for faster system start up. Access Mode Use this to set the access mode for the hard drive. Hard drive information should be labeled on the outside drive casing. Enter the appropriate option based on this information.Halt on The category determines whether the computer will stop if an error is detected during power up. No Errors The system boot will not stop for any error that may be detected and you will be prompted. All Errors Whenever the BIOS detects a non-fatal error the system will be stopped. All, But Keyboard The system boot will not stop for a keyboard error; it will stop for all other errors. (Default value) All, But Diskette The system boot will not stop for a disk error; it will stop for all other errors. Memory The category is display-only which is determined by POST (Power On Self T est) of the BIOS. Base Memory The POST of the BIOS will determine the amount of base (or conventional) memory installed in the system. The value of the base memory is typically 512K for systems with 512K memory installed on the motherboard, or 640K for systems with 640K or more memory installed on the motherboard. Extended Memory The BIOS determines how much extended memory is present during the POST. This is the amount of memory located above 1 MB in the CPU's memory address map. Press to exit this menu. LS120 Select your boot device priority by LS120.

Hard Disk Select your boot device priority by Hard Disk. CDROM Select your boot device priority by CDROM. ZI P Select your boot device priority by ZIP. USB-FDD Select your boot device priority by USB-FDD. USB-ZIP Select your boot device priority by USB-ZIP. USB-CDROM Select your boot device priority by USB-CDROM. USB-HDD Select your boot device priority by USB-HDD. Legacy LAN Select your boot device priority by Legacy LAN. Disabled Disable this function. Boot Up Floppy Seek During POST, BIOS will determine the floppy disk drive installed is 40 or 80 tracks. 360K type is 40 tracks 720K, 1.2M and 1.44M are all 80 tracks. Enabled BIOS searches for floppy disk drive to determine it is 40 or 80 tracks. Note that BIOS can not tell from 720K, 1.2M or 1.44M drive type as they are all 80 tracks. Disabled BIOS will not search for the type of floppy disk drive by track number. Note that there will not be any warning message if the drive installed is 360K. (Default value) CMOS Setup Utility-Copyright (C) 1984-2006 Award Software Adva nced BIOS Features. Select Hard Disk Boot Device Priority PCI slot Set Init display first to PCI. PE G Set Init display first to PCI Express VGA card. (Default value) PEG (Slo t2) Set Init display first to PCI Express VGA card(Slot2). PEG (Slo t3) Set Init display first to PCI Express VGA card(Slot3). Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) NV SA T A 1 Secondary RAID Enabled Enabl e NV SA T A 1 secondary RAID function. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) NV SA T A 2 Primary RAID Enabled Enabl e NV SA T A 2 primary RAID function. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) NV SA T A 2 Secondary RAID Enabled Enabl e NV SA T A 2 secondary RAID function. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) NV SA T A 3 Primary RAID Enabled Enabl e NV SA T A 3 primary RAID function. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) NV SA T A 3 Secondary RAID Enabled Enabl e NV SA T A 3 secondary RAID function.

Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) On-Chip IDE Channel0 Enabled Enable onboard 1st channel IDE port. (Default value) Disabled Disable onboard 1st channel IDE port. On-Chip MAC Lan Auto Auto-detect onboard LAN chip function. (Default value) Disabled Disable onboard LAN chip function. On-Chip MAC1 Lan Auto Auto-detect onboard LAN1 chip function. (Default value) Disabled Disable onboard LAN1 chip function. NV Serial-A T A Controller All Enabled Enable NV Serial-A T A Controller function. (Default value) SA T A-1 Enable NV SA T A-1 function. IDE Prefetch Mode Enabled Enable IDE Prefetch mode. (Default value) Disabled Disable IDE Prefetch mode. Onboard Audio Function Auto Auto-detect onboard audio function. (Default value) Disabled Disable this function. Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. Onboard LAN Boot ROM This function decide whether to invoke the boot ROM of the onboard LAN chip. Enabled Enable this function. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) SMART LAN (LAN Cable Diagnostic Function) This motherboard incorporates cable diagnostic feature designed to detect the status of the attached LAN cable. This feature will detect cabling issue and report the approximate distance to the fault or short. When a Cable Problem Occurs. If a cable problem occurs on a specified pair of wires, the Status field will show Short or Open and the length shown will be the approximate distance to the fault or short. If no LAN cable is attached to the motherboard, the Status fields of all four pairs of wires will show Open. CMOS Setup Utility-Copyright (C) 1984-2006 Award Software SMART LAN Item Help Menu Level.Advanced Host Controller Interface (AHCI) is an interface specification that allows the storage driver to enable advanced Serial A T A features such as Native Command Queuing and hot plug. For more details about AHCI, please visit Intel's website. Parallel Port Mode SP P Using Parallel port as Standard Parallel Port.

(Default value) EP P Using Parallel port as Enhanced Parallel Port. ECP Using Parallel port as Extended Capabilities Port. Disabled Disable USB keyboard support. (Default value) USB Mouse Support Enabled Enable USB mouse support. Disabled Disable USB mouse support. (Default value) Legacy USB Storage detect Enabled Enable USB storage detect function. (Default value) Disabled Disable this function. Only for GA-M59SLI-S5. Enter suspend if button is pressed less than 4 seconds. PME Event Wake Up This feature requires an A TX power supply that provides at least 1A on the 5VSB lead. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) Enabled Enable PME as wake up event. Modem Ring On An incoming call via modem can awake the system from any suspend state. Disabled Disable Modem Ring on function. (Default value) Enabled Enable Modem Ring on function. USB Resume from Suspend Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) Enabled Enable USB device wake up system from suspend type. Disabled Disable this function. (Default value) Enabled Enable alarm function to POWER ON system. If Power-On by Alarm is Enabled.Any KEY Press any key to power on the system. Enter Input password (from 1 to 5 characters) and press Enter to set the Keyboard Power On password.For power end-user use only. CPU Smart F AN Control (Note) Disabled Disable this function. Enabled When this function is enabled, CPU fan will run at different speed depending on CPU temperature. Users can adjust the fan speed with Easy Tune based on their requirements. (Default value) CPU Smart F AN Mode This option is available only when CPU Smart FAN Control is enabled. Auto BIOS autodetects the type of CPU fan you installed and sets the optimal CPU Smart F AN control mode for it. (Default V alue) Voltage Set to Voltage when you use a CPU fan with a 3-pin fan power cable. PW M Set to PWM when you use a CPU fan with a 4-pin fan power cable.