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Install HighPoint XStore Pro Utility

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This CD-ROM(Or floppy diskette) has the HighPoint XStore Pro drivers. (Version 1.2) The following procedure describes how to install the HighPoint XStore to your system. If you have a floppy diskette but not theCD-ROM,just insert the diskette and run theSetup.exe file to start installation.

Step 1: In Windows® 95/98, place theCD-ROMinto the computer. The main menu will show up. Click theHighPoint XStore Pro Install button, then you will see the XStore Pro installer is preparing the InstallShield® Wizard. When it is done, theWelcome screen will show up.

Step 2: Press the “Next” key, you will see the screen below. You then need to choose whether you want to install XStore Pro only, or if you want to install both XStore Pro and CD Xpress. Press the “Next” key to continue.

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Step 3: Press the “Next” key, you will see the license screen.

Step 4: Press “Yes” to the continue screen below.

Step 5: When installation process is done, you will see the screen below. This screen will show up only when you install both XStore Pro and CD Xpress. If you want to see the ReadMe file, you can click on the circle.

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Step 6: Choose the “Yes, I want to restart my computer now.” button, then system will restart. Or you can choose the “No, I will restart my computer later.”.

Note

You must restart your computer after you installed the XStore Pro utility. Otherwise, software may works not properly.

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Hardware Monitoring Function

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Appendix C Hardware Monitoring Function

(Installing The Winbond Hardware

Doctor Utility)

Winbond Hardware Doctor is a self-diagnosticsystem for PCs and must be used with the Winbond chipset: W83781D/W83782D/W83783S IC series products.

It will protect PC hardware by monitoring several critical items including power supply voltages, CPU & system fan speeds, and CPU and system temperatures. These items are important for the operation of the system, errors may result in permanent damage of the PC. Once any item is out of its normal range, a warning message will pop up and remind the user to take proper measures.

The following description will tell you how to install the Hardware Doctor and use it. This CD-ROM(Or floppy diskette) has the Winbond Hardware Doctor utility. If you have a floppy diskette and not theCD-ROM,just insert diskette 1 and execute theSetup.exe file to start installation.

Step 1. In Windows® 95/98, place theCD-ROMinto the computer. The main menu will show up. Click theHardware Doctor Install button, then theHWDoctor Setup screen will show up, please refer the to figure below.

Step 2. Click the “OK” button, then see the screen below.

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Step 3. You can specify the program install path by clicking “Change Directory” button. Or if you want to use the default path, click theicon to continue the install process. Now the screen will show you the percentage of installation progress.

Step 4. When the progress finishes, click the “OK” button.

Step 5. Go to the Windows toolbar and click the “Start” button, then choose the “program”, “HWDoctor” (See the arrow mark on figure below).

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Once any item is out of its normal range, a warning message will pop up.

The figure below shows the warning message windows.

Ignore: You can ignore the warning message of the item this time, but it will still pop up when the error of the same item happens again.

Disable: The chosen item will be no longer monitored thereafter, unless you activate it in the "Configuration" page.

Shutdown: Choosing this button will shutdown the computer..

Help: You can read more information andself-diagnosesimple problems.

If the warning message pops up due to the wrong warning limit, you can adjust it in the “Configuration” option. For example if you set the temperature high limit to 40° C, you are easy to exceed proper temperature.

Please pay attention to two things when you want to make any changes in the “Configuration” option. Firstly, you have to make sure your new setting is in the proper range. Secondly, after you finished the configuration, you have to save it. Otherwise, the program will start with the default value the next time.

If you meet any problems or have any questions about the software settings and adjustments, please use the Winbond hardware doctor on-linehelp, it should give you enough information to answer your questions.

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The thermal cable

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Appendix D The thermal cable

We provide a thermal cable in the motherboard package (see the figure below). This thermal cable is for you to detect the temperature in the location of your choice. You can attach one end of the two-threadedthermal cable (A) that comes with the motherboard to the TSYS2 header, then tape the other end of the thermal cable (B) onto the location you want to detect the temperature.

After you have installed the thermal cable, you will see the detected temperature in the BIOS Setup and Winbond Hardware Doctor Utility.

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