IRQ Usage

  • Allows user to individually set IRQs for each Legacy ISA card

  • Allows user to configure IRQ Assignment Sequence

  • Allows user to Assign IRQ for VGA/USB

  • Auto-detects PnP Cards after HDD Detection


BIOS Settings

FIC PA-2012 Chipset Features Setup
Item 66MHz Setting 75MHz Setting Safe Setting
Video BIOS Cacheable: Enabled Enabled Disabled
System BIOS Cacheable: Enabled Enabled Disabled
Memory Hole At 15M - 16M: Disabled Disabled Disabled
Sustained 3T Write: Enabled Enabled Disabled
Cache Pipeline: Enabled Enabled Enabled
DRAM Read Pipeline: Enabled Enabled Enabled
Read Around write: Enabled Enabled Disabled
Memory ECC Check: Disabled Disabled Disabled
Bank 0/1 DRAM Timing: Turbo Turbo Turbo
Bank 2/3 DRAM Timing: Turbo Turbo Turbo
Bank 4/5 DRAM Timing: Turbo Turbo Turbo
SDRAM Single/Burst Write: Burst Burst Single
SDRAM Cycle Length: 2 3 3
SDRAM Bank Interleave: 4 Bank 4 Bank Disabled
Aperture Size: 32M 32M 32M


Recommended SDRAM

This little addition to my review layout was put in here just so you all can have an idea of what brand of SDRAM I recommend and have tested with the board, just to avoid problems in the future if you decide to purchase the board.

Recommended SDRAM: Advanced Megatrends SDRAM
SDRAM Tested: 2 x 32MB Advanced Megatrends SDRAM DIMMs; 2 x 32MB Corsair SDRAM DIMMs

Manufacturer: Advanced Megatrends
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Manufacturer: Corsair Microsystems
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