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post #2051 of 2087
Hey guys, any info about Win10 support?
I upgraded on my PC and so far it works, with Win8 drivers + newest Rapid Storage from Intel site (designed for W10).
However, I still use the W8 chipset driver, do you think I should update (I have 9.x version, should it stay like this)?
post #2052 of 2087
I'm still on 9926(cuz of RSAT) but it works like a charm.

I've been on win10 since the second build on 5 machines. Both home and work. Only my private laptop is on live win10 tho.
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post #2053 of 2087
Whoops ignore my application to join, i thought this was the RIVE club.
 
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hey guys, anyone can share some info about turbo mode parameters (settings) in BIOS? thanks!

Did anyone ever answer this question for you? I've always been curious if I could manually set it, safely. Looks like it allows you to change the amount of the Turbo boost, the speed and how long it'll remain in Turbo.
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post #2055 of 2087
Anyone having usb issues try this;
Steps:
1. Go here and download and install these drivers https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/19880
2. Go here http://www.station-drivers.com/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=353&func=select&id=196
3. Download these firmware's and install, firmware version 3.0.3.4 & 4.0.2.1.0.3
4. ???
5. Profit?

Also anyone running windows 10 what bios are you running and what other chipset/Lan drivers etc are you running?

P.S If the Intel drivers I linked in step one don't work for you just get the drivers I linked in step two because that place has drivers and firmware.

Edit: I'm using a Maximus Iv extreme-z so I don't know if this works for the non-z version
Edited by Tillmander - 9/1/15 at 11:16am
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post #2056 of 2087
Gotta try the USB fix. My 3.0 keeps undetects when doing large file transfers
post #2057 of 2087
How's is everyone's mobo going?
Mine is just about to pack it in, internal usb 3 header is dead, 4 sata ports of the Intel 3gbs controller are now dead, one of the Ethernet ports is dead.

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post #2058 of 2087
My gaming system is still running fine, and I have several other systems all running ok. I;m using an open-air M4E to type this, 5Ghz 2700K,
mostly working ok, though I did have some issues with the proverbial USB3 ports going wonky; I have the keyboard connected via a USB2
extender cable plugged into one of the mbd USB headers. Other USB3 ports are ok though, with a printer, wifi mouse and camera operating ok.

I really wish there was a known-ok way of fixing the USB issue, that's the main problem atm.

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Originally Posted by Tweetbix View Post

How's is everyone's mobo going?
Mine is just about to pack it in, internal usb 3 header is dead, 4 sata ports of the Intel 3gbs controller are now dead, one of the Ethernet ports is dead.

Sent from my D6503 using Tapatalk

Quote:
Originally Posted by mapesdhs View Post

My gaming system is still running fine, and I have several other systems all running ok. I;m using an open-air M4E to type this, 5Ghz 2700K,
mostly working ok, though I did have some issues with the proverbial USB3 ports going wonky; I have the keyboard connected via a USB2
extender cable plugged into one of the mbd USB headers. Other USB3 ports are ok though, with a printer, wifi mouse and camera operating ok.

I really wish there was a known-ok way of fixing the USB issue, that's the main problem atm.

Ian.

I thought I was doing well with the USB crap after installing Win 10 a couple months ago, no issues until now, the ports are cutting out again.
The ports on my USB2 extender are fine, of course.rolleyes.gif

If it wasn't for the fact that a new motherboard would also require a new cpu, and possibly DDR4 memory, depending on the chipset, I'd be happy to replace this damn board.
But it's going to be a big investment, basically a whole new system.
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What I don't like about SkyLake are the crazy CPU prices. A while ago, X99 was likewise too costly for my 2nd gaming system, so I built an X79 setup from partially used parts, works very nicely:

http://www.overclock.net/lists/display/view/id/6211115

I actually bought two R4Es at the time, the 2nd has a 4820K for benchmarking. Meanwhile, I bagged an ASUS X79 Deluxe for only 75, which is going into a video crunch box for my brother, fitted with a 3970X that cost even less than my 3930K (about 180 IIRC). Only down side of course is the lesser base tech, eg. only two Intel SATA3 ports (as always Marvell's ports suck).

DDR4 pricing has come down a lot since then (think I saw a 2x4GB DDR4/2400 kit for only 40 UKP recently on Aria), but the PCIe provision restriction on the 5820K is annoying, and the 5930K is still expensive.

Really it's just the base pricing which puts me off a Z170/6700K build. However, one can at least get hold of used Z97 mbds now for decent prices, though S1150 CPUs have not yet slid in the same way (I guess that will change when the 6700K finally drops in price). I won an ASUS Maximus VII Ranger for a good amount, and a G3258 for initial testing was cheap.

Atm used-wise, X79 is the strongest in terms of available performance for a given cost. For a new build though, that's a lot trickier. I said to someone yesterday that if they didn't have excessive PCIe requirements, then an ASUS X99 Pro with a 5820K is probably optimal, though as you say they'd need new RAM aswell.

Ian.
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