p8p55d-e - controlling cpu fan speed
I just put a new cpu fan in my system.I am running the PC Probe to view the cpu temp and the cpu fan speed. When I stress test the system the cpu temp sky rockets but the cpu fan speed stays constant. Shouldn't the fan speed increase? I thought this would be taken care of by the Mobo. thanks for the help jo... 18 May 2010 02:43
P4C800-E Deluxe lost +12V
I came into my office and smelled that familiar smell of burning electronic components. I had previously had issues with the graphics card so I assumed that was the trouble and swapped in a spare; nope. Power supply was an old Ultra Fryes "rebate freebie" so I figured that was next most likely suspect and swap... 16 May 2010 13:31
Intel/AMD Bios chip for A7N8X-E Deluxe
Hi, I was wondering whether Bios chips were processor type dependent or is it just the Bios program (or is it dependent?). I also have a A7N8X-E Deluxe (for AMD processor) and I misplaced the BIOS chip. I was wondering which motherboard has the same or a compatible chip so I can pull it out. Thanks for help... 13 May 2010 19:21
Power Supply fans blowing INTO the case ?
me wrote: OK... I live in the dark ages... but what's with "modern" power supplies blowing INTO the case instead of out of it? Pushing hot air in can't possibly be good - why not blow it right out and let the draw cool the rest of the case? Are most of you opening up your PS and reversing these back... 11 May 2010 14:29
Hmonitor 18.104.22.168 released
New release of shareware monitoring utility Hardware sensors monitor (aka Hmonitor) 22.214.171.124 is available! Hardware sensors monitor utilizes sensor chips on smart motherboards to track system and CPU temperatures, voltages and cooling fans. By quickly catching an overheated computer, you can prevent disasters suc... 6 May 2010 03:05
Asus P5KPL SE bad bios checksum
Greetings from Croatia ;) i am using this mb which is supporting c2d processors with my old prescott 3.0 HT processor. Both are LGA 775. The problem is..... I can't boot my computer from time to time. It says BAD BIOS CHECKSUM and then computer searches for some file on floppy or CD ROM. When i insert m... 5 May 2010 11:30
P7P55D-E CPU fan
Can anyone give me recommendations on CPU fans that fit a P7P55D without blocking the memory slots and is relatively easy to install. I am looking at the ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 7 Pro but I have seen that with some mobos some of the memory slots are blocked. thanks for the help john ... 5 May 2010 14:52
ATX supply w/adapter to 4 pin CPU power?
me wrote: I have a P4P800 I want to install into a box with an older PS. (I do plan to check to see if there are enough watts in the PS for the new setup). Question: Can I put a molex -> "CPU 4 pin" adapter on a power connector safely? Do the built in 4-pin connectors have larger gauge wire for mo... 4 May 2010 08:57
Video Cards & Heat?
You didn't specify the CPU. But, typically, the CPU would create a lot more heat than a card like that. The amount of heat generated by the video card would not vary much at all based on the amount of memory, however. There is some variation in heat generation depending on what the card is doing, it's sign... 3 May 2010 20:55
P5Q Deluxe won't boot from DVD
I have xp x64 installed and want to run repair from the windows cd. I have set the dvd as first boot device and the HD as the second. It does not check the dvd at boot nor does it try to boot from it. Can someone please help? Thank you. -- - ... 2 May 2010 01:14