The Advanced screen allows the user to configure the various advanced BIOS options.

IMPORTANT:Making incorrect settings to items on these pages may cause the system to malfunction. Unless you have experience adjusting these items, we recommend that you leave these settings at the default values. If making settings to items on these pages causes your system to malfunction or prevents the system from booting, open BIOS and choose Load Optimal Defaults in the Exit menu to boot up normally.

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Information Main OUVliBH^M Security

Power Boot


Item Specific Help

► PnP Configuration ►Video Display Configuration ►Advanced Chipset Control

PS/2 Mouse IDE Controller: On chip SATA SATA Mode: SATA Smbus Interface

[Enabled] [Disabled] [Enabled] [IDE AHCI] [Enabled]

Additional setup menus to configure PCI devices

USB Host Controller: Legacy USB Support: Option ROM Placement

[Enabled] [Enabled] [Disabled]

Gigabit Lan Network Boot:

[Enabled] [Enabled]

Large Disk Access Mode: Installed O/S: Reset Configuration Data: Processor Assisted Virtualization:



Change Values er Select^Sub-Menu

F9 Setup Defaults 0 Save and Exit

Select Item Select Menu

Select Item Select Menu

Change Values er Select^Sub-Menu

F9 Setup Defaults 0 Save and Exit

The table below describes the items, menus, and submenus in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings.



Submenu Items

PnP Configuration

Enter the PnP Configuration menu.

  • Palette Snooping
  • PCI/PNP ISA UMB Region Exclusion
  • PCI/PNP ISA IRQ Resource Exclusion

Video Display Configuration

Enter the Video Display Configuration menu.

  • ATIF ACPI Methods
  • Video Display Devices
  • Video Expansion

Advanced Chipset Control

Enter the Advanced Chipset Control menu.

  • Advanced NB Options
  • Advanced SB Options
  • TriCore Down Core



Submenu Items

PS/2 Mouse

Enable or Disable PS/2 Mouse port IRQ12.

Option: Enabled, Auto Detect, or Disabled

IDE Controller

Configure the Integrated Local Bus IDE Controller.

Option: Disabled or Enabled

On Chip SATA

Enable On chip SATA.

Option: Enabled or Disabled


Select the SATA Mode.

Option: IDE-ACHI or IDE Native

SATA Smbus Interface

Enable or disable the SATA Smbus Interface.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

USB Host Controller

Enable or disable USB hardware.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

Legacy USB Support

Enable support for Legacy Universal Serial Bus.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

Option ROM Placement

Determines which peripheral devices can be booted.

NOTE: Changes to this setting can cause the system to halt during boot.

Option: Disabled, Temporary, or E000 Extend

Gigabit Lan

Enable or disable the on board Gigabit LAN.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

Network Boot

Enable to support LAN on mainboard boot or disable for faster stand alone boot.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

Large Disk Access Mode

Set the Large Disk Access mode. Different O/S require different drive geometry representations. Select Other for UNIX, Novell NetWare, or other O/S.

Option: DOS or Other

Installed O/S

Set the most commonly used O/S on the system.

Option: Other, Win2000, WinMe, Win98, or Win95


Configuration Data

Clear Extended System Configuration Data (ESCD) area.

Option: No or Yes




Enable the hardware visualization support.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

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