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    Re: Faulty x58 mobo

    Yes it does crash when HT is enabled. But does this give any further clues?

    My psu, far from being an unknown, is a highly recommended brand. And independant tests have shown it to hold its ATX...
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    Re: Faulty x58 mobo

    yes - auto restart has been off following advice from MS, but still no bsod :(
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    Re: Faulty x58 mobo

    No, but I will do that now and see what happens. Thanks!
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    Re: Faulty x58 mobo

    Dont believe it - 5 mins after posting this, machine crashed again!!
    Ho hum!
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    Re: Faulty x58 mobo

    Okay - the last bit of advice offered by Gigabyte was the following -

    1) Please clear the CMOS by disconnecting the power cord from the power supply, the power connectors from the M/B and...
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    Faulty x58 mobo

    After having extreme trouble installing Win 7 on my new rig (see posting on this forum) I eventually got everything up and running.

    Most of the time!

    BUT - I keep having this sporadic shut...
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    Re: Cant install Win 7 64-bit

    The Gigabyte controller only seems to control two sata ports - none of which I plugged into. So, no, I didnt turn off the Gigabyte controller in bios. Perhaps that was an issue, but I eventually put...
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    Cant install Win 7 64-bit

    I really canít believe all this Ė I feel like a noob. Iíve been using Win 7 RC and really liked it, so when I upgraded my PC, I bought a copy of Home Premium. Only I canít get it to install.

    My...
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    Re: Internet access in USA

    Thank you for all your kind advice - esp. our US friends. I am now much the wiser and will pass on your advice.
    Thanks again!
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    Internet access in USA

    Hi - sorry to drift seemingly off topic here. I could nt find a better section to post on the forum.:confused:
    Bear with me!
    My son is touring the US - he usually uses internet cafes when abroad,...
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    Re: Strange fix for no boot Shuttle

    Thanks for the help CMB - I'll check the battery tomorrow.

    What type of things make an otherwise healthy cmos go screwy in the first place?
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    Strange fix for no boot Shuttle

    My sn85g4v2 wouldnít boot into Windows. I got the bios splash screen but couldnít access the bios because my keyboard wouldnít respond. The machine hung at a black Windows message screen which I...
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    Re: Slow K8N board.

    I believe the benchmark is 3D Mark 03. I didnt think about the old Via chipset drivers possibly remaining and causing probs - but with a complete change from Via to Nvidia chipset, it could well be...
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    Re: Slow K8N board.

    If I recall correctly, it was a repair type reinstall - took just as long, but avoided formatting the partition, and meant I didnt have to reinstall all apps etc.
    Am I picking up danger signals from...
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    Slow K8N board.

    Had to replace my sonís MSI K8T mobo with an Asus K8N recently. While I was at it, I also installed an Athlon 64 3400 chip, instead of the previous 3000 version. I updated the mobo bios and chipset...
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    Re: Case fan question:

    dorothybradbury.co.uk - seemsto handle all panaflo biz in the uk. Hope this helps.
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    Re: K8N internet probs

    My son turned off the windows firewall, and all seems well. We have a Netgear 834g router, and that has a firewall function. I take your point, Mirkin. My Shuttle with Tiny firewall, Windows firewall...
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    Re: K8N internet probs

    Sorry, Mark099, wasnt too clear was I? Its the basic K8N that I have. As it's not my machine, I cant easily check specs etc. I seem to recall the Asus site mentioning that this version had the...
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    Re: K8N internet probs

    Just a follow up thought - will the new drivers install over the old, or do I have to do an uninstall first? If an uninstall, how deep do I go (I should imagine chipset drivers bury themselves quite...
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    Re: K8N internet probs

    Senor - thanx for your response - appreciated as ever. Mark099 - dont want to question your obvious knowledge, but I'm sure the NV firewall did install with the K8N. It gave me some options such as...
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    K8N internet probs

    Have just installed a new K8N mobo in my sons machine - used the cd for all the drivers etc. It seems like a good mobo, but I suspect all is not well with the internet connection.

    We access...
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    Spare bios chip

    Have just replaced a MSI K8T FIS2R mobo, which was failing 99% of the time at chipset initialisation stage. Prior to this, the amibios was flashed to version 2, and seemed to work ok the one time I...
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    SN85G4 Bios

    I'm a noob as far as Shuttle is concerned.
    I have installed the Winflash utility, and have already updated the bios to v035. However, the Winflash breaks the bios into 3 blocks, and shades out the...
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    Re: Cant install Xandros on Shuttle

    Zubir - thanx for the comments. I rather like SATA - not so much from a speed angle (which I havn't really noticed) but because I just love the ease and simplicity of cabling. I dont feel like going...
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    Cant install Xandros on Shuttle

    This seems to be coming a serious issue on the Xandros forums - unusually, nobody seems to be able to suggest a reason or solution.

    Take me, f'rinstance. I had Xandros OCE running perfectly on my...
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