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1.  I have a supermicro server, that stops at boot, with the msg SYSTEM INITIALIZING with BA code at the right.
2.  There is an issue. When we are generating the component rating of the system it shows UNRATED for all the components (Please see the attachment for better idea), while a normal system shows their components rating by using same methods.

Super Micro Workstation Configuration Details as below:-

Motherboard Supermicro X9DAI
Processor Xeon E5 2665 2.40 Ghz (Single CPU)
RAM 16 GB REG. DDR3 1600 Mhz.
HD 2TB Sata
Graphic Card Nvidia Quadro 600
OS Windows 7 -64 bit – Prof.

Please kindly provide the solution for the same ASAP.
3.  I plug in 4GB of memory into my P8SAA board but Windows XP only shows 3GB of memory. Everything works fine but why does Windows shows only 3GB of memory?
4.  How do I create a bootable USB stick?
5.  I noticed X8 DP series motherboard showing "ERST: Failed to get Error Log Address Range" message during the RHEL/CentOS 6.2,6.3 version while booting. What is this problem related to?
6.  I have X8DTH-iF motherboard with 2 E5450 processors and 32GB ECC reg memory. I use: 1) RevoDrive 3 as PCI-slot bootable drive ( with Windows 7 ultimate (latest drivers), 2) ATI FirePro 3D graphic card ( (latest drivers), 3) Adaptec 6805 RAID controller (latest firmware and drivers). For some reason, these 3 devices do not work together. Any two of them work perfectly, but when I connect all 3, RevoDrive disappears from BIOS. What could be the issue? I tried to switch their places on PCI slots, it did not help.
7.  Which key is to be pressed to enter Bios when the machine is connected via serial console (Board X9SCL-F)? We already tried "DEL", "F4", "F11"... but no go.
8.  How to flash iSCSI option ROM to AOC-SG-I4?
9.  I have this server : At the system initialization it hang with a post code “B7”. I try to search AMI bios post code on your web site but I don’t find them. Do you have a description list of AMI bios post code ? Do you know what means the post code “B7” ?
10.  What's the difference between the 82579LM and 82574L chipsets for the upcoming of the socket type LGA1155 motherboard?

Latest FAQs

1.  I have one Intel X540-T2 adapter that installed on X11DPi-NT MB.
I want to use WOL function through Intel X540-T2, could you advise if it's workable? Thanks.
2.  Could you advise if X10DRG-Q and X10DAX MBs support Quadro SLI? (10/16/2017)
3.  X11SSH-F: On HTML5 in IPMI ikvm the virtual keyboard has problems with other languages than English. The key’s do not match the characters that are pressed. (10/16/2017)
4.  I have several computer systems that have your X10DAL-I motherboard installed and I have a question pertaining to the BIOS configuration on them. 
On some systems (within BIOS) in the Advanced tab under General ME Configuration on ME Firmware Status 2, I see two different values on different computers.  On computer A, the ME Firmware Status 2 is 0x38004000.  On computer B, the ME Firmware Status 2 is 0x3800E000.  What is the difference between the 4 and E versions? 
The actual BIOS version on both is 2.0 with a build date of 12/18/2015.  Why are these different and what is the actual difference and what does it affect?
5.  How do I reset chassis intrusion via IPMITool? (10/13/2017)
6.  We have a customer who is using an X10DRL-CT board that wants IPMI disabled.  When we have IPMI enabled the PWM functions correctly on the board.  When we disabled IPMI the fans spin at full speed nonstop. How can we fix this issue and keep IPMI disabled? (10/13/2017)
7.  I'm looking for socket 2011 2600v4 CPU for my X10 motherboard. There are many CPUs in the series to pick from, is there a qualification list? (10/13/2017)
8.  When I boot up with NVDIMM on X10DRI, how long it takes to fully charge the NVDIMM? (10/13/2017)
9.  I have an X11 motherboard with an X557 10GB Nic. Are there drivers for this for FreeBSD? (10/13/2017)
10.  We want to boot from NVDIMM on X10DRI. But system stops at post "B7". How to solve the issue? (10/13/2017)

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