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by Lotosdrache
Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: PC Chips M583lmr (V1.3): BIOS and Flash utility
Replies: 2
Views: 606

Re: PC Chips M583lmr (V1.3): BIOS and Flash utility

I solved it myself overnight:
aminf342.exe worked with this board.

Sorry for wasting your time :oops: :D
by Lotosdrache
Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: What does this BIOS or Jumper setting do?
Topic: Undocumented jumpers on PC Chips M583lmr
Replies: 0
Views: 995

Undocumented jumpers on PC Chips M583lmr

After managing to update the BIOS to latest version using aminf342.exe I observed that it is only possible to set the cpu multiplier of 6 manually. My AMD K6-2+/570ACZ only clocks at 190 MHz when I set FSB to 95 MHz and multiplier to 2 in BIOS's CPU PnP Setup although this cpu should interpret a mul...
by Lotosdrache
Sat Sep 07, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: PC Chips M583lmr (V1.3): BIOS and Flash utility
Replies: 2
Views: 606

PC Chips M583lmr (V1.3): BIOS and Flash utility

Hello I've got a PC Chips M583lmr motherboard and need a BIOS update as my AMD K6-2+/570ACZ isn't recognized correctly and the internal ArtX graphic has some problems under DOS at a resolution of 640x480 pixels. P.O.S.T screen: American Megatrends AMIBIOS (C)1999 American Megatrends Inc., Release 09...
by Lotosdrache
Sat Mar 02, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: My hard drive isn't recognized
Topic: [SOLVED]GA-5AX: ALi Aladdin V with Norton Ghost and 60GB HDD
Replies: 4
Views: 789

[SOLVED] GA-5AX: ALi Aladdin V with Norton Ghost and 60GB H

It's sufficient to start the DOS program of Norton Ghost 2003 (build=775, cdrlib=3.1.24) and quit immediately returning to DOS again without doing anything else inside Ghost that all partitions become inaccessible even from DOS prompt. Therefore, it seems that Norton Ghost 2003 (build=775, cdrlib=3....
by Lotosdrache
Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: My hard drive isn't recognized
Topic: [SOLVED]GA-5AX: ALi Aladdin V with Norton Ghost and 60GB HDD
Replies: 4
Views: 789

Re: GA-5AX: ALi Aladdin V problem with Norton Ghost and 60GB

Not at all! FAT32 is only limited to 32 GiB when formated with Microsoft's FORMAT command under Windows 2000 or newer versions of Windows NT series. This is also stated in your link: "In truth, this limitation only exists in recent versions of Windows. Moreover, Windows does recognize large hard dri...
by Lotosdrache
Sun Feb 24, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: In-depth High-tech BIOS section
Topic: [Done] GA-5AX: Performance updates
Replies: 1
Views: 741

[Done] GA-5AX: Performance updates

In addition to my problem with Norton Ghost on motherboards using ALi Aladdin V chipset described in another post, I have two other issues with my GA-5AX: 1. I got my hands on one of those rare boards using revision H of Aladdin V chipset. This revision has a working internal tag RAM! https://abload...
by Lotosdrache
Sun Feb 24, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: My hard drive isn't recognized
Topic: [SOLVED]GA-5AX: ALi Aladdin V with Norton Ghost and 60GB HDD
Replies: 4
Views: 789

[SOLVED]GA-5AX: ALi Aladdin V with Norton Ghost and 60GB HDD

Hello I have some problems with my GA-5AX (socket 7, chipset: ALi Aladdin V Rev. H ; datasheet ), updated version of BIOS F4 (Award v4.51PG, see protocol below): 1. When backing up partitions to image files with DOS version of Norton Ghost, it works as long as HDDs have 40GB or less. Using 60GB or b...