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s939 Opteron 146 compatible with my mobo

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As most of the know, I have an opteron 146 s939, it works fine on my DFI mobo, but do you know if I will have an compatibility issues with my ASUS mobo?
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post #2 of 8
it should work....
If not then pop in the winchester again update bios and try again.
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Do you think I will have any issues on my stock BIOS?
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post #4 of 8
For any MB the BIOS should be updated to support Rev E CPUs, of which the Opteron are in that group.

I suggest that you flash to the current official release and go from there.

The Opteron worked well in my Asus A8N SLi-Deluxe, but this did have a BIOS that supported Rev E CPUs.
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hmm, well I hope I don't have any issues cause DFI's BIOS flash utility was so simple, I have no clue about ASUS.
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post #6 of 8
You can use the Asus Winflash - works a treat or create a floppy as well.

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post #7 of 8
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Originally Posted by Mr. Mumbles
hmm, well I hope I don't have any issues cause DFI's BIOS flash utility was so simple, I have no clue about ASUS.
You might need to update the BIOS depending on how old the stock BIOS is.

Also, there is app on the Asus mobo driver CD thats called AsusUpdate. I've used it to update my BIOS. Its very easy to use.
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post #8 of 8
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Originally Posted by Zeus
You might need to update the BIOS depending on how old the stock BIOS is.

Also, there is app on the Asus mobo driver CD thats called AsusUpdate. I've used it to update my BIOS. Its very easy to use.
Yeah I've used it to, you can either choose to download from one of their servers in the program, or you can get the bios by your own means (probably faster) and just tell it to update that's how i got my modded bios on my board
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