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What’s in this manual

 

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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 “User Upgrade Optional” and “Manufacture Upgrade Optional”… ...................................................................................

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

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Hyper Threading Technology ......................................................................................................................................................

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CPU Jumper-less Design ............................................................................................................................................................

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CPU Over-current Protection ......................................................................................................................................................

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AOpen “Watch Dog ABS” ............................................................................................................................................................

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

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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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ATA/133 Supported .....................................................................................................................................................................

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

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Support AGP 8X (Accelerated Graphic Port) Expansion Slot .....................................................................................................

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AGP Protection Technology and AGP LED .................................................................................................................................

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WOM (Zero Voltage Wake on Modem) Connector......................................................................................................................

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

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WOM by Internal Modem Card....................................................................................................................................................

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WOL (Wake on LAN) Connector .................................................................................................................................................

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

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CNR (Communication and Network Riser) Expansion Slot.........................................................................................................

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Support USB 2.0 Ports ................................................................................................................................................................

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IEEE 1394 Connectors................................................................................................................................................................

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Colored Back Panel.....................................................................................................................................................................

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

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Dr. LED Connector (User Upgrade Optional)..............................................................................................................................

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Case Open Connector.................................................................................................................................................................

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

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

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Game Port Bracket Supported ....................................................................................................................................................

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JP2 Speaker Output Jumper .......................................................................................................................................................

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

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JP15/JP16 Dr. Voice II Language Select Jumpers......................................................................................................................

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JP27 / JP28 Keyboard/Mouse Wake-upJumper ........................................................................................................................

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JP29 DDR Voltage Jumper .........................................................................................................................................................

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

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Enlarged Aluminum Heatsink ......................................................................................................................................................

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

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3300µF Low ESR Capacitor........................................................................................................................................................

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

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The noise is gone!! ---- SilentTek.................................................................................................................................................

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EzClock .......................................................................................................................................................................................

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Phoenix-AWARD BIOS............................................................................................................................

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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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WinBIOS Utility............................................................................................................................................................................

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

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

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

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

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

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Installing IDE Driver.....................................................................................................................................................................

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Installing LAN Driver....................................................................................................................................................................

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Installing USB 2.0 Driver .............................................................................................................................................................

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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-On Self 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

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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 5.0 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 AX45F-1394motherboard.AX45F-1394is Intel® Socket 478 motherboard (M/B) based on the ATX form factor featuring theSIS 648FX chipset. As high performance chipset built in the M/B,AX45F-1394motherboard supports Intel® Socket 478 Pentium® 4 1.6GHz~3.20GHz and 400/533/800 MHzFront Side Bus (FSB) clock. It also supports IntelHyper-Threading Technology which brings additional intelligence to system. In theAGP performance, it has one AGP slot and supports AGP 8X mode pipelinedspilt-transactionlong burst transfer up to 2112MB/sec. According to different customer’s requirements,AX45F-1394supportsDDR 400/333/266 RAM up to 3GB maximum. The onboard IDE controller supportsUltra DMA 66/100/133 mode. There are 6 PCI slots provided on this board and twoIEEE1394 connectors which provide data transfer

rate up to 400Mb/s. Further flexibility can be achieved by taking advantage of the Communication and Network Riser (CNR) card option that allows

audio and modem configuration on a single baseboard design. A total of 4 USB 2.0 ports on the back panel and one header on board give you the best use of all USB devices at the fancy speed up to 480Mbps. More than

that, on the strength of Realtek 8100BL LAN controller on board, which is a highly-integratedPlatform LAN Connect device, it provides 10/100M bps

Ethernet for office and home use. Besides, AX45F-1394has aS/PDIF connector and 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 AOpenAX45F-1394 motherboard.

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