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I am not one to defend ASUS.. In fact usually say "without you they are an ASS" but..

Did you test your mobo on other stuff? Compatibility is not their problem, they post compatibility lists for a reason. (And yes.. big shock not all PSUs will work with all motherboards...you sig lists a server setup... that brings in a whole new slew of issues).

Just saying it is possible unless you were succienct in your RMA issuance that the problem might be genrally specific. (lol)

dont get me wrong, I have had issues with RAM before... got a corsair SSD back recently that I could not install windows on. Despite 3 differnt version of windows on two differnet formats (USB and DVD/CD) and 3 differnet motherboards spanning 2 different architectures. (AMD and Intel)

However when I installed it it shows up in BIOS I can format it, and copy files to it...

On restart it does not show up in BIOS though and that is why i cant install windows

Corsair is known for this issue though. so no shock there.
Yep, tried multiple PCI-E cards, every single card would get power but not work, my RAID card glowed orange and my NIC card didn't even get any power. I have multiple 8 X slots below and they all worked fine, heck even my sound card didn't work. I think he just reset the cmos put a card in, saw it had lights and sent it back. I do not think any testing actually went on, like he didn't put in a NIC card and see if ethernet worked.

I checked the manual 10 times, they mentioned that the slot would auto disable if the slot 5 was used, but slot 5 is empty. I tried with all the slots filled and all the slots empty, nothing. If its a design feature then they need to advertise it with 4 x PCI-E ports, not 5, the board is useless to me without all 5 slots. I might as well have gotten the Tyan then.
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Just wondering, did you post this thread somewhere else before? Because i just read this and i think i read the exact same thing somewhere that i can't remember. Anyway, sorry to hear for all the troubles you had to overcome. On the other hand, i've never had any problems with Asus tho. I've RMA'ed few stuffs and always got brand new replacements from them so can't complain here.
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post #23 of 62
uhh, TL;DR
Buuut, I'll just say, I've had my good times and bad times with Asus, and their motherboards don't cease to amaze me though so I still give them props. Just sometimes getting stuff RMA'd through them can be a pain. (Not to mention when I got my 7800GTX, I had to have it RMA'd 4 times before I could actually get them to send me one that works.)
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Just wondering, did you post this thread somewhere else before? Because i just read this and i think i read the exact same thing somewhere that i can't remember. Anyway, sorry to hear for all the troubles you had to overcome. On the other hand, i've never had any problems with Asus tho. I've RMA'ed few stuffs and always got brand new replacements from them so can't complain here.
I posted a rant up for everything up until the advanced RMA, it was a week or so ago. The advanced RMA is new and they failed at that as well, I am just really tired and just wanted to vent. I might bring up this thread in my phone call and mention that members on this forum have had terrible RMA support and I am not the only one.
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I posted a rant up for everything up until the advanced RMA, it was a week or so ago. The advanced RMA is new and they failed at that as well, I am just really tired and just wanted to vent. I might bring up this thread in my phone call and mention that members on this forum have had terrible RMA support and I am not the only one.
Like I said above ASUS responds to any mention of the BBB. You should not be responsible for any more shipping costs, just tell them that if they send back the same board you will report them.
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First time Asus owner here. Knock on wood and pray for me lol.
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All I'm left with now is MSI to look up to. Asus also said to me on the phone earlier, that if you even have scotch tape on a GPU, it voids your warranty. Needless to say, my 470 is a paperweight now.

Sigh.

I feel you Limes, RMA problems suck.
It's not their fault your 470 is a paperweight. What company would accept a video card with glue on it and cut traces from a drill?
    
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Like I said above ASUS responds to any mention of the BBB. You should not be responsible for any more shipping costs, just tell them that if they send back the same board you will report them.
Yeah, I am escalating it to a manager this time, tired of dealing with brainless reps. I had to suggest him how to handle this case because he didn't know what to do. If nothing happens BBB.
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msi did the same thing to me once but with a 9600gt after that whole ordeal i will never buy a msi gfx card agin
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Yeah, I am escalating it to a manager this time, tired of dealing with brainless reps. I had to suggest him how to handle this case because he didn't know what to do. If nothing happens BBB.
Samsung's TV deparment is like this too. Took me half a year to return a TV that was COMPLETELY non functionable.
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