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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. 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.
5. How do I create a bootable USB stick?
6. 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?
7. How to flash iSCSI option ROM to AOC-SG-I4?
8. 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” ?
9. What's the difference between the 82579LM and 82574L chipsets for the upcoming of the socket type LGA1155 motherboard?
10. 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.

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1. I used X11SSH-F (BIOS v1.0b). I found IPMI will record uncorrectable memory ECC errors, if I change BIOS setting as below, please advise.
[Procedure] Disable Hyper threading in BIOS >> Save & Give a restart. Again Go to BIOS and Enable Hyper threading >> Save & Restart the system. Then check IPMI Log, there are Uncorrectable Memory ECC Errors recorded.
2. Using Hynix DDR4 SO-DIMM (MEM-DR480L-HL01-SO21) on X11SSV-Q and the memory speed information from SMBIOS is 1600.
But it running on 2133 in BIOS menu.
3. I have x9drw-3ln4f and want to install Operating system onto M.2 NVME SSD. Can this support? (01/06/2017)
4. I have to reboot my server and now it will not boot. It stop at the splash screen saying SuperMicro in the left bottom corner its states initialization in the right corner its state BA (01/06/2017)
5. I have a 6028U-TR4T+ and I am using the E5-2667v4 CPU and using BIOS 2.0b. When I try to install CentOS 7.3, the system hang on installation of microcode_ctl module. If I install 7.2 using an E5-2600 v3 series and put in the E5-2667v4 CPU, when I try to update the kernel to CentOS 7.3, the system hangs during the installation of microcode_ctl-2.1-16. I have also tried using an E5-2600v3 CPU to install 7.3 kernel and when I switch to the E5-2667v4 CPU, the system will not boot. (01/06/2017)
6. I am using the X10DRD-ITP motherboard. What type of ILM does this have and which CPU would I use? (01/06/2017)
7. I have an X9DRH-7TF which comes with the onboard LSI 2208 SAS controller. I have installed HGST HUH721010AL 4KN drives and created a RAID 6. I installed a Linus OS without issue, but when I reboot, I am unable to boot into the OS anymore. (01/06/2017)
8. I am using an X10DRH-CT motherboard with two E5-2600 v4 CPUs and running Bios 2.0. I am using an add-on RAID controller, but I keep getting PSOD errors. What can be the issue? (01/06/2017)
9. I have a X8ST3-F system with an Intel Xeon W3690 CPU and 4x 4 GB PC3-10600 DIMMs installed. When I power up the server, the fans spin up but I never get any video. What could be the root cause? (01/06/2017)
10. For SSM, how do we save the log file to send to Tech Support for debugging? (01/06/2017)

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