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post #2531 of 7108
anyone have a problem where your board tried to set target frequency of 5900mhz even after flashing BIOS clream RTC RAM?

What about hanging on COde 19

WHat about not booting through into windows, just hanging on the windows logo screen?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sin0822 View Post
anyone have a problem where your board tried to set target frequency of 5900mhz even after flashing BIOS clream RTC RAM?

What about hanging on COde 19

WHat about not booting through into windows, just hanging on the windows logo screen?
Manually set the PCH voltage. I've seen the auto setting set ridiculously low values before (19 = pre-memory PCH initialization).

I don't know about the 5.9GHz thing and the only time i've hung at the windows logo was with a bad ram OC.
 
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post #2534 of 7108
I wondered who would "ding" me for that - I am sure I deserved it.

Too much happens on this board in a short time - and I was behind! Guess I will have to start more multi-quote responses before someone gets POed with me, huh...

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@snakemed
Wow that has to be a record. Hexapost.
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post #2535 of 7108
big question!
can you run SLI config on this board?
or will a 560Ti / 570 "crush" the power/reset cables ?

had that problem on another asus so, thats why I wonder
solved it , by removing the power on cables and start it with the power button every time on the mobo , can I say its a burden to open the chassi every time to power on the computer?
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post #2536 of 7108
I'm not sure if this is a motherboard problem or not, but my Windows 7 freezes at the "Starting Windows" screen from a cold boot up. This only applies to cold boot ups and after the first time, it never happens again for the rest of the day.
post #2537 of 7108
Hello guys, I'm new here and I've been doing some reading on the thread but let's face it 254 is a lot to read. Also, I would like to point out this is my first build and have no expertise in this at all.

I'm building a new gaming rig and so far I think I'm doing ok, just missing some tiny compatibility issues with the items and the motherboard (Asus Maximus IV Gene Z), I hope you can help.

So far:
Intel i5 2500k
PSU : CORSAIR Professional Series Gold AX750 750w
HDD: WD Caviar Black 1 TB 7200rpm 64mb cache
RAM CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600
GPU: EVGA GTX580 1.5GB Superclocked

And here's where my issues start.

Will a CoolerMaster Hyper 212 fit the MoBo without blocking the RAM and GPU slots?

I also need a wireless adapter and was looking into this one

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16833320048

Will it fit?

I was also looking into some cases, specially the HAF series, the 922 or the 932, will I have space issues with any of this? I'm not planning on upgrading to another GPU for a long long time.

Thanks a lot.
post #2538 of 7108
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Hello guys, I'm new here and I've been doing some reading on the thread but let's face it 254 is a lot to read. Also, I would like to point out this is my first build and have no expertise in this at all.

I'm building a new gaming rig and so far I think I'm doing ok, just missing some tiny compatibility issues with the items and the motherboard (Asus Maximus IV Gene Z), I hope you can help.

So far:
Intel i5 2500k
PSU : CORSAIR Professional Series Gold AX750 750w
HDD: WD Caviar Black 1 TB 7200rpm 64mb cache
RAM CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600
GPU: EVGA GTX580 1.5GB Superclocked

And here's where my issues start.

Will a CoolerMaster Hyper 212 fit the MoBo without blocking the RAM and GPU slots?

I also need a wireless adapter and was looking into this one

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16833320048

Will it fit?

I was also looking into some cases, specially the HAF series, the 922 or the 932, will I have space issues with any of this? I'm not planning on upgrading to another GPU for a long long time.

Thanks a lot.
I'm not sure about the cooler, but you will be fine with any of those cases (may have to remove one of the hard drive cages if you want to use a matx case)

Get the Rosewill adapter - it's cheaper and works very well: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16833166063
    
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Sigh I'll put up picks of my rig eventually... I wish Id taken pics of the parts when I was putting it together but my camera battery was dead and I wasnt going to wait for it to charge.

I too still havent received any kind of response from gary@asus about the X-Fi 2 sticker :/

Im ordering some Red LED fans so ill probably take pics whenever those arrive
Also going to get a Graphics card backplate

And im also having the problem where the computer refuses to resume from sleep while OC'd
I have PLL Overvoltage disabled and when I try to wake it all the fans and everything starts up but tI dont get any video out signal to my monitors
Edited by S2000Gan - 9/6/11 at 5:46pm
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Great, thanks Jim, the 922 is like 60 usd cheaper, might wanna save that and buy an SSD around christmas...

@s2000Gan how is that CPU cooler working for you? I heard the Corsair Vengeance are a little "tall" and might interfere with the cooler, and some people recommended me to get the G SKill ones because of the lower dimensions, any truth to this?
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