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For testing purpose;

Try to disable the controller such as USB 3.0 that shares the lanes in BIOS to enable PCIe2.0x4_1

http://www.overclock.net/t/1195949/performance-loss-after-my-new-upgrade
 

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Stop following me! I actually saw that in the manual and forgot about it. The x8, x4, and USB 3.0 all share lanes.
     
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The Crossfire conundrum is solved.

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I got a weird thing when booting cold..
When i press the power button, the power button light goes on but nothing really happens.
After 5 seconds it will boot up fine, but i wonder if this is normal?

Got no problems whatsoever only this weird booting.

Im running a stable 4.3ghz with CPU Voltage set to Offset Mode.
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It also takes my board a few seconds to start up after power on, that might be normal.

Has anyone had any issues with motherboard temperature sensors? This morning I got a warning pop-up from that ASUS AI software saying that my motherboard was running at 123 degrees Celsius! I'm pretty certain that wasn't actually the case. Speedfan was reporting the same...

CPU temps were reported to be in the 30's *shrug*
post #4935 of 7108
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ASUS AI software



Not a fan of that entire software suite. Bloatware ?

I was getting numerous little popups [lower right corner] telling all kinds
of things I knew just wasn't happening. Bye-Bye.......deleted

AIDA's [ex Everest] software has never let me down and pretty much
never lies to me.
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post #4936 of 7108
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It also takes my board a few seconds to start up after power on, that might be normal.
Has anyone had any issues with motherboard temperature sensors? This morning I got a warning pop-up from that ASUS AI software saying that my motherboard was running at 123 degrees Celsius! I'm pretty certain that wasn't actually the case. Speedfan was reporting the same...
CPU temps were reported to be in the 30's *shrug*

I had the exact same thing happen ,, with the same temp as your's being reported , I got rid of it
Edited by Mrrad - 1/13/12 at 9:14am
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I'd be more inclined to chalk it up to typically horrid bundled monitor software if I hadn't seen otehr monitor programs (ie - speedfan) reporting the same thing.
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Have any of you got the AI Suite II to work in the gene as an oc utility? Mine freeze up when I try to oc from here.
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NOTE: to all the new GENE-Z Owners not wanting to read back through 495 pages of helpful advice biggrin.gif

ASUS  AI Suite II programs are KNOWN  .... NOT TO PLAY WELL WITH OTHERS ... meaning like AV programs, do not use / have multiple programs trying to do the same thing.

This is especially true of the TEMP monitor programs, you will get False / inaccurate readings if you try using BOTH AI Suite II and a 3rd party program like Core Temp to check temperatures.

 

ASUS AI Suite II is fine to use by itself and was designed as a compliment to your GENE-Z motherboard, however many people prefer using a program like (HWiNFO 64  or  AIDA64) to do most of the same functions, and in that case you should un-install the AI Suite II software if you use other programs. So use  ASUS AI Suite II  exclusively, or not at all !

   
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NOTE: to all the new GENE-Z Owners not wanting to read back through 495 pages of helpful advice biggrin.gif
ASUS  AI Suite II programs are KNOWN  .... NOT TO PLAY WELL WITH OTHERS ... meaning like AV programs, do not use / have multiple programs trying to do the same thing.
This is especially true of the TEMP monitor programs, you will get False / inaccurate readings if you try using BOTH AI Suite II and a 3rd party program like Core Temp to check temperatures.

ASUS AI Suite II is fine to use by itself and was designed as a compliment to your GENE-Z motherboard, however many people prefer using a program like (HWiNFO 64  or  AIDA64) to do most of the same functions, and in that case you should un-install the AI Suite II software if you use other programs. So use  ASUS AI Suite II  exclusively, or not at all !

I have AIDA64 installed but am using Asus SmartFan (or whatever it's called) from the AI Suite to control fan speeds where necessary. I'm not aware of other methods of controlling the Gene-Z's system fans.
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