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Initiated full refund with Newegg. Stay away from this board and memory combo. I do not trust either of them. I am off to Fry's to consider what my next option may be.

Anyone like any particular combination of manufacture for mobo/RAM when building for AMD AM3? I build only Intel at home.

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Weird, I have a 2.1 Revision and I had no issues.

Did you use the correct AHCI drivers during Windows install? I had weird BSOD's originally when I forgot those drivers.

Also what were you running the ram at? The mobo's auto features are awful so you need to manually set them too.

Good luck with your next motherboard!
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Initiated full refund with Newegg. Stay away from this board and memory combo. I do not trust either of them. I am off to Fry's to consider what my next option may be.

Anyone like any particular combination of manufacture for mobo/RAM when building for AMD AM3? I build only Intel at home.
Most probable you ve made something wrong.Cold boot issues can be PSU /RAM related .
It could be also improper CPU install.
I don t understand what s with your idea that the board is defective as long as you don t know if the RAM was/is ok.You should of done some RAM swapping to know for sure.

You had just bad luck for some reason .
You should also let someone else build PC-s for you ,no ofence ,but you don t seem to be as experienced as you are telling us.
   
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