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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 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.
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.  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.
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'm using a Motorola Z Force running Android 7.0. I just did the simple update app from the Google Play Store. But now I can't see any of my systems. I have my profiles saved for my motherboards and didn't want to have to set them up again. (07/17/2017)
2.  I have a SC216BE2C-R920LPB with X10DRH-CT motherboard and want to know if it is OK to install the Operating System on the RAID 10 volume on the 24 drive bays at the front? (07/14/2017)
3.  Can you tell me which Supermicro motherboards support this SRIS (Separate Reference Clock Independent Spread Spectrum Clocking) feature? (07/14/2017)
4.  Could you advice if RDIMM and LRDIMM can be installed together into SYS-6018U-TR4+? (07/14/2017)
5.  I would like to know the default setting of JI2C1 and JI2C2 jumpers on X10DRC-T4+. (07/14/2017)
6.  I am using X11SSM-F and when I launch console redirection I will get error. The exception message is “BadFieldException[ Cache must be enabled for nativelib or installer-desc support,]” (07/14/2017)
7.  The trap receiver software support v1/v2/v3, and I also to SNMP Settings enable V2 SNMP. However, trap receiver can only receiver v1 trap from IPMI. Please advise. (07/14/2017)
8.  When I use smcipmitool with command x10cfg ipCtrl to configure the IP Access Control, I got an error message "The node product key needs to be activated for this device". Please advise. (07/14/2017)
9.  I placed 8 drives in the system and it will only see two drives X9DRH-7TF. (07/14/2017)
10.  I moved my internal fan cables inside CS-747TQ-1400b and switched them. Now it is powering up at full speed. How can I fix? (07/14/2017)

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