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    I went with Deanjo's suggestion and have been...

    I went with Deanjo's suggestion and have been very pleased with the Foxconn mobo. It runs cool (CPU/27, NB/24, Mobo/28) and quiet (sits 18" away and cannot hear it). My default OS is Lenny, and while...
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    Doubt I'll OC as the default settings suit my...

    Doubt I'll OC as the default settings suit my needs. If you haven't tried it, lap/reseat the heatsink with good paste and replace the spring-loaded clamps with bolts/nuts for better heat transfer......
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    Not so. Even though it was a fine board I decided...

    Not so. Even though it was a fine board I decided against it, as I mentioned earlier, because it "required too much active cooling for a quiet system." I wanted a cool running aNd quiet system, and...
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    During the month of September, I had some...

    During the month of September, I had some experience with three different 780G chipset boards: Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-S2H, Asus M3A78-EM and Foxconn A7GM-S.

    The Gigabyte booted into the existing...
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    @ godofinternet: appreciate the thought. @...

    @ godofinternet: appreciate the thought.

    @ deanjo: thanks for the info about godofinternet's workaround.

    As to the MB, I took it back to the place I bought it from; its local. As it turned out,...
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    Thanks for the info and support link, Deanjo. I...

    Thanks for the info and support link, Deanjo. I reset the PnP back to 'No' as suggested and when I booted to the OS (Kubuntu 8.04), the screen had a 640x480 res. Fiddled with the OS and the buttons...
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    Main > SATA Configuration OnChip SATA Channel...

    Main > SATA Configuration

    OnChip SATA Channel - Enabled
    OnChip SATA Type - SATA
    SATA IDE Combined Mode - Enabled

    Deanjo, with an IDE drive I didn't think I'd need the advanced features of...
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    Appreciate your reply, Kano, but I guess I don't...

    Appreciate your reply, Kano, but I guess I don't understand the reference to the Nvidia gfx card... this MB has the onboard ATI Radeon HD 3200 and uses the Catalyst driver.

    This morning, on a...
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    problems with Asus M3A78-EM

    Here's the system:

    Antec Mini P-180
    AMD 5400+
    ASUS M3A78-EM
    A-Data 2G DDR2 800
    Samsung SH-S223F
    Zerotherm BTF95
    FSP BlueStorm 400W
    WD 80G IDE
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