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What’s in this manual ....................................................................................................................................................................

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You Must Notice ............................................................................................................................................................................

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Before You Start ............................................................................................................................................................................

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Overview .....................................................................................................................................................................................

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Feature Highlight..........................................................................................................................................................................

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Quick Installation Procedure .......................................................................................................................................................

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Motherboard Map........................................................................................................................................................................

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Block Diagram .............................................................................................................................................................................

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Hardware Installation ...........................................................................................................................................................

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About “Optional” and “Upgrade Optional”…................................................................................................................................ 18

JP14 Clear CMOS Data ..............................................................................................................................................................

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CPU Installation...........................................................................................................................................................................

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JP30, 31, 32, 33 CPU Ratio Select Jumper ................................................................................................................................

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CPU Jumper-lessDesign ............................................................................................................................................................

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AOpen Overheat Protection (O.H.P.) Technology .......................................................................................................................

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1MHz Stepping AGP/PCI Overclocking.......................................................................................................................................

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CPU and System Fan Connector (with H/W Monitoring) ............................................................................................................

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JP27/JP28 Keyboard/Mouse Wake-upEnable/Disable Jumper

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DIMM Sockets .............................................................................................................................................................................

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Front Panel Connector ................................................................................................................................................................

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ATX Power Connector.................................................................................................................................................................

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AC Power Auto Recovery............................................................................................................................................................

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IDE and Floppy Connector..........................................................................................................................................................

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S/PDIF (Sony/Philips Digital Interface) Connector ......................................................................................................................

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Super 5.1 Channel Audio Effect ..................................................................................................................................................

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IrDA Connector............................................................................................................................................................................

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AGP (Accelerated Graphic Port) Expansion Slot ........................................................................................................................

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AGP Protection Technology ........................................................................................................................................................

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STBY LED ...................................................................................................................................................................................

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WOM by External BOX Modem...................................................................................................................................................

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PC99 Color Coded Back Panel...................................................................................................................................................

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Support 10/100 Mbps LAN onboard............................................................................................................................................

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JP13 LAN Enable/Disable Jumper..............................................................................................................................................

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Support Six USB Connectors ......................................................................................................................................................

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Chassis Intrusion Connector .......................................................................................................................................................

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CD Audio Connector ...................................................................................................................................................................

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AUX-INConnector.......................................................................................................................................................................

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Front Audio Connector ................................................................................................................................................................

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Battery-lessand Long Life Design ..............................................................................................................................................

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Over-currentProtection ...............................................................................................................................................................

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Resettable Fuse ..........................................................................................................................................................................

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2200µF Low ESR Capacitor........................................................................................................................................................

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Layout (Frequency Isolation Wall)...............................................................................................................................................

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Pure Aluminum Heatsink.............................................................................................................................................................

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Vivid BIOS technology.................................................................................................................................................................

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The noise is gone!! ----SilentTeK................................................................................................................................................

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Driver and Utility ..................................................................................................................................................................

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Auto-runMenu from Bonus CD Disc...........................................................................................................................................

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AOConfig Utility ...........................................................................................................................................................................

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Installing Onboard Sound Driver .................................................................................................................................................

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Installing SiS AGP Driver.............................................................................................................................................................

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PHOENIX-AWARD BIOS.......................................................................................................................................................

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About PHOENIX-AWARDBIOS Function Description… ............................................................................................................

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How To Use Phoenix-Award™BIOS Setup Program .................................................................................................................

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How To Enter BIOS Setup...........................................................................................................................................................

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BIOS Upgrade under Windows environment ..............................................................................................................................

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VGA Card & Hard Disk................................................................................................................................................................

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Glossary.................................................................................................................................................................................

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AC97 CODEC .............................................................................................................................................................................

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ACPI (Advanced Configuration & Power Interface) ....................................................................................................................

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ACR (Advanced Communication Riser)......................................................................................................................................

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AGP (Accelerated Graphic Port) .................................................................................................................................................

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AMR (Audio/Modem Riser) .........................................................................................................................................................

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ATA (AT Attachment) ...................................................................................................................................................................

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BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)..............................................................................................................................................

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Bluetooth .....................................................................................................................................................................................

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CNR (Communication and Networking Riser).............................................................................................................................

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DDR (Double Data Rate) RAM....................................................................................................................................................

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ECC (Error Checking and Correction).........................................................................................................................................

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EEPROM (Electronic Erasable Programmable ROM) ................................................................................................................

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EPROM (Erasable Programmable ROM)....................................................................................................................................

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EV6 Bus ......................................................................................................................................................................................

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FCC DoC (Declaration of Conformity).........................................................................................................................................

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FC-PGA(FlipChip-PinGrid Array)..............................................................................................................................................

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FC-PGA2(FlipChip-PinGrid Array) ...........................................................................................................................................

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Flash ROM ..................................................................................................................................................................................

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Hyper Threading..........................................................................................................................................................................

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IEEE 1394 ...................................................................................................................................................................................

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Parity Bit......................................................................................................................................................................................

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PCI (Peripheral Component Interface) Bus.................................................................................................................................

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PDF Format.................................................................................................................................................................................

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PnP (Plug and Play) ....................................................................................................................................................................

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POST (Power-OnSelf Test) ........................................................................................................................................................

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PSB (Processor System Bus) Clock ...........................................................................................................................................

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RDRAM (Rambus Dynamic Random Access Memory) ..............................................................................................................

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RIMM (Rambus Inline Memory Module)......................................................................................................................................

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SDRAM (Synchronous DRAM) ...................................................................................................................................................

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SATA (Serial ATA)........................................................................................................................................................................

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SMBus (System Management Bus) ............................................................................................................................................

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SPD (Serial Presence Detect).....................................................................................................................................................

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USB 2.0 (Universal Serial Bus) ...................................................................................................................................................

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VCM (Virtual Channel Memory) ..................................................................................................................................................

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Wireless LAN – 802.11b..............................................................................................................................................................

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ZIP file .........................................................................................................................................................................................

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Troubleshooting ...................................................................................................................................................................

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Technical Support ................................................................................................................................................................

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Product Registration............................................................................................................................................................

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How to Contact Us ...............................................................................................................................................................

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You Must Notice

Adobe, the Adobe logo, Acrobat is trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated.

AMD, the AMD logo, Athlon and Duron are trademarks of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Intel, the Intel logo, Intel Celeron, Pentium II, Pentium III are trademarks of Intel Corporation.

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All product and brand names used on this manual are used for identification purposes only and may be the registered trademarks of their respective owners.

All of the specifications and information contained in this manual are subject to change without notice. AOpen reserves the right to revise this publication and to make reasonable changes. AOpen assumes no responsibility for any errors or inaccuracies that may appear in this manual, including the products and software described in it.

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No part of this document may be used or reproduced in any form or by any means, or stored in a database or retrieval system without prior written permission from AOpen Corporation.

Copyright© 1996-2003,AOpen Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Before You Start

This Online Manual will introduce to the user how this product is installed. All useful information will be described in later chapters. Please keep this manual carefully for future upgrades or system configuration changes. This Online Manual is saved in PDF format, we recommend using Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 for online viewing, it is included in Bonus CD or you can get free download fromAdobe web site.

Although this Online Manual is optimized for screen viewing, it is still capable for hardcopy printing, you can print it by A4 paper size and set 2 pages per A4 sheet on your printer. To do so, choose File > Page Setup and follow the instruction of your printer driver.

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Overview

Thank you for choosing AOpen AK76F-400Nmotherboard. TheAK76F-400Nis AMD® Socket 462 motherboard (M/B) based on the ATX form factor featuring theSIS 748 chipset. As high performance chipset built in the M/B, theAK76F-400Nmotherboard can support AMD® Socket 462 series Athlon™ XP & Athlon™ & Duron™ processor with 266/333/400MHzEV6 system bus. In the AGP performance, it has one AGP slot and supports AGP 2X/4X/8X mode and pipelinedspilt-transactionlong burst transfer up to 2112MB/sec. With high bandwidth 200/266MB/s8-bitMulti-threadedI/O Link Host Controller,DDR266(PC2100) ,DDR333(PC2700) and DDR400(PC3200)DDR RAM can be applied to theAK76F-400Nand the maximum memory size can be up to 3GB. The onboard IDE controller supportsUltra DMA 33/66/100/133 mode and the transfer rate up to 133MB/s. Besides, theAK76F-400Nhas anAC97 CODEC chipset onboard providing high performance and magic surround stereo sound to let people enjoy working with it. Now,

let’s enjoy all features from AOpen AK76F-400Nmotherboard.

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