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by joewa
Wed May 08, 2013 5:58 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Motherboard wont post - Reset light on PCI tester stays on
Replies: 1
Views: 788

Motherboard wont post - Reset light on PCI tester stays on

Trying to fix a motherboard that wont post, no video. When using a PCI tester the reset light stays permanently on.

Also the realtek audio chip gets very hot.

Anyone have any ideas what the problem is?

All components tested on identical motherboard working ok.

Mobo: Foxconn G45M
by joewa
Tue Feb 24, 2009 3:01 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Suggestions for a cheap 6 x Sata II mobo
Replies: 1
Views: 987

Suggestions for a cheap 6 x Sata II mobo

Hi AS Rock motherboard has just given up the ghost on my Windows Home Server at home. I'm looking for a cheap LGA 775 motherboard with 6 sata ports. I have found the following: Foxconn P35AP-S at £55 MSI P45 Neo-F at £65 Gigabyte GA-G33M-DS2R at £60 I'm just looking for a cheap and cheerful board wi...
by joewa
Mon Nov 24, 2008 11:12 am
Forum: System Modification
Topic: DIY Sata Hard Drive Activity LED
Replies: 1
Views: 11265

DIY Sata Hard Drive Activity LED

Hi I'm trying to create an activity light ofr each of my current 4 but planned 8 sata hard drives. I will need two LED's per hard drive. I'm not aware of a motherboard that does this and I don't want to spend a fortune on one that does. Does anyone know of a way of attaching an LED to the hard drive...
by joewa
Mon Nov 24, 2008 10:55 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice please: 8 10 or 12 Sata II server board?
Replies: 1
Views: 1178

Advice please: 8 10 or 12 Sata II server board?

Hi I'm looking for an 8 or 12 Sata II board, preferrably (with some economy settings if possible but not essential) for a Windows Home Server. My present board has only 4 Sata and is about to be outgrown. Not looking for anything fancy just: LGA775 DDR2 800 240 pin Ram, 4 or more slots. Oh and cheap...