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The Main screen displays a summary of your computer hardware information, and also includes basic setup parameters. It allows the user to specify standard IBM PC AT system parameters.

PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility

^Information!

|Main|

Advanced Security Boot Exit

Item Specific Help

System Time:

[00:00:00]

System Date:

[10/01/2003]

<Tab>, <Shift-Tab>, or

<Enter> selects field.

System Memory:

640 KB

Extended Memory:

238 MB

VGA Memory:

16MB

Quiet Boot:

[Enabled]

Power on display:

[Auto ]

LCD Auto Dim:

[Enabled]

PXE Boot From LAN

[Enabled]

F12 Boot Menu

[Dsiabled]

Change Values Select 4 Sub-Menu

Change Values Select 4 Sub-Menu

I Setup Defaults 0 Save and Exit

NOTE: The screen above is for reference only. Actual values may differ.

The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings.

Parameter

Description

Format/Option

System Time

Sets the system time.

Format: HH:MM:SS (hour:minute:second) System Time

System Date

Sets the system date.

Format: MM/DD/YYYY (month/day/ year)

System Date

System Memory

This field reports the memory size of the system. The user can not change the memory setting. This is display-only field. Memory size is fixed to 640 KB

Extended Memory

This field reports the memory size of the extended memory in the system. The user can not change the memory setting. This is display-only field.

Extended Memory size=Total memory size -1 MB

VGA Memory

The total amounts of memory for VGA. The user can not change the memory setting. This is display-only field.

Quiet Boot

Determines if Logo will be displayed or not; shows diagnostic screen is disabled or enabled. Enabled: Logo is displayed, and diagnostic screen is disabled.

Disabled: Logo is not displayed, and diagnostic screen is enabled.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

Power on display

Selects display device. Auto: During power process, the system will detect if any display device is connected on external video port. If any external display device is connected, the power on display will be in CRT (or projector) only mode. Otherwise it will be in LCD only mode.

Both: Simultaneously enable both the integrated LCD screen and the system's external video port (for an external CRT or projector).

Option: Auto or Both

LCD Auto Dim

Determines if the system will automatically dim the LCD brightness in order to save power when AC is not present.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

PXE Boot From LAN

Selects PXE boot from LAN function.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

F12 Boot Menu

Selects the F12 boot menu function.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

NOTE: The sub-items under each device will not be shown if the device control is set to disable or auto. This is because the user is not allowed to control the settings in these cases.

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