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To be honest, I'm more of an onboard features kind of guy lol Normally end up just having a single graphics card and nothing else occupied in the slots.
It's primarily going to be for Maya and After Effects work, so hoping it wont let me down with that.

Seems to be ok for now though... I've taken out the ES2 CPU from the second socket, and running just the single configuration and its been stable for an hour now, seems to have fixed it.
Maybe its the CPU then, ill get it swapped to match, so either x2 ES2 cpus or x2 ES's.
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Yeah, I used it for Cinema4D, bit of mining and folding@home. Excellent performer in all of the applications and efficient. And like I said, it worked excellently with my 470 just my 780Ti frown.gif
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what kind of problems with the 780ti? No post at all?
running a r9 290 on the board right now, haven't got around to stressing it yet.
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Intermittent posting and only having display via HDMI on my TV. You should have no problems on Ivy and that BIOS revision. When it posts it works stellar as well though in PCI-E 2.0 mode.
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Originally Posted by TheBlademaster01 View Post

Not sure, I encountered issues with my board yesterday as well...

Stops at AE

I can't even find an appropriate Q code for it.


I have gotten AE in the past, usually when Win7 hasn't started successfully.

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To be honest, I'm more of an onboard features kind of guy lol Normally end up just having a single graphics card and nothing else occupied in the slots.
It's primarily going to be for Maya and After Effects work, so hoping it wont let me down with that.

Seems to be ok for now though... I've taken out the ES2 CPU from the second socket, and running just the single configuration and its been stable for an hour now, seems to have fixed it.
Maybe its the CPU then, ill get it swapped to match, so either x2 ES2 cpus or x2 ES's.

Hmm... what sort of RAM are you using in your build? ie, brand? ECC? Registered? Buffered? ...and how many slots are you occupying?

I only ask as stability with two CPU's might be reflective of RAM compatibility issues and not ES compatibility problems.
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Hynix 4GB 2RX4 PC3 10600R RAM P/N HMT151R7BFR4C-H9 (32gb total)

Went into power management features for the cpu in the bios and disabled speedstep among other power saving features and it fixed the BSOD and crashing issues thumb.gif Going to cycle back through some of the options later on to narrow down which specific option is the culprit.
These are a strange breed of CPU lol

Well now it runs stable all the time. Except when the computer is left idle and goes to sleep, then it wont wake up again. Also it wont turbo up to x23 multiplier for 2.3ghz, runs around 2ghz and occasionaly it bumps up to 2.2ghz for a second and back down while IDLING wth.gif according to CPU-Z.
Under load it stays rock steady at 2ghz only?
Edited by singh_shady - 1/9/14 at 9:10am
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Hynix 4GB 2RX4 PC3 10600R RAM P/N HMT151R7BFR4C-H9 (32gb total)

Went into power management features for the cpu in the bios and disabled speedstep among other power saving features and it fixed the BSOD and crashing issues thumb.gif Going to cycle back through some of the options later on to narrow down which specific option is the culprit.
These are a strange breed of CPU lol

Well now it runs stable all the time. Except when the computer is left idle and goes to sleep, then it wont wake up again. Also it wont turbo up to x23 multiplier for 2.3ghz, runs around 2ghz and occasionaly it bumps up to 2.2ghz for a second and back down while IDLING wth.gif according to CPU-Z.
Under load it stays rock steady at 2ghz only?

Cool cool... yeah, I know with a LOT of the earlier ES CPU's, sleep states are a huge problem, so much so the only real solution is to disable them entirely. At least, that's what I've been told.

The turbo feature is probably working correctly... well, maybe. When you are testing this function are you doing so with a multithreaded application? Or something that might use a single core?

The max turbo speed is really designed for single core operation... when multiple cores are used, the turbo limit drops.

BUT, you probably already know that, so I'm not helping at all. biggrin.gif
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didn't know that specifically, assumed all cores could turbo. But i did try both incase of that anyway, used prime95 with all threads active and superpi.

Made some head way in finding out the exact issue in the bios, it seems under SpeedStep 'enabled', there is then a 'P-State' option that appears, that has to be set to 'SW_any'.
Then C-State limit has to be set to 'C7' since the default 'no limit' selection causes the dreaded crashing and reboots, aswell as the P-State being on 'HW_all'.

well that was a productive and fulfilling troubleshooting session, hopefully helps someone else out.
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You can have all the cores hit the turbo. They just have a lower limit than a single core. It's usually a couple hundred MHz. It varies per model of processor.
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