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EPoX EP-9NPA+ SLi Socket 939... DUAL CORE?

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I just got an EP-9NPA+ for my pc. Got it up and running, and I guess it doesn't support dual core? I tried the dual core optimizer off AMD's website and it still does recognize two cores. Has anyone else gotten this board to work with dual-core? Any BIOS updates? :/
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have you tried a BIOS update? Thats what I had to do with mine, for it to see my dual core.
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Yeah, you need to update this bios

2006/4/24.

It doesnt officially support opterons, but will support all athlong X2's up until the 4800+

It seems like a great board, Im a huge fan of Epox, I might be swapping (upgrading in my mind) from the gigabyte in my sig to one of these.

Good luck with it!

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OKAY. Thanks. I checked the EPoX site, and got the BIOS update. It seems like I just went from a Ford Escort to Ferrari afterwards.

The board is great. I also over clocked after the BIOS update. I have my 4400+ at 2.6ghz now. And my board is lit up like a Christmas tree with all the on-board LEDs.
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LoL, glad you got it all fixed
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