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Cas latency in AMI BIOS 3.31a

Hello everyone,

I try to setup the cas latency of my RAM memory in AMI BIOS but I can't. I know that it is under the Advanced Chipset Features menu but I don't see anything about Cas Latency. In my Advanced Chipset Features menu, I have tose settings:

LDT to AGP Lokar (upstream) "16bit"
LDT to AGP Width (downstream) "16bit"
LDT to AGP Lokar frenquency "800Mhz"
Memclock mode "auto"
Memclock value "DDR333"
bank interleaving "auto"
Node interleaving "disabled"
bust length "8 beat"
Vlink 8 x supported "disabled
AGP mode "auto"
AGP fast wright "enebled"
AGP apperture suze "128MB"
OnChip VGA Frame buffer size "64MB"
CPU Direct access onchip VGA FB "disabled"
Boot Device select "CRT"

I know that Cas Latency is set to 3 because I can see it at startup. I would like to change it to 2.5.

Thank you

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jell587
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SOURCE: Try to install 2gb PC2700/DDR333 memory on MS-6741 motherboard

Hey Luc,

I got a chance to check on that memory part number. Most of the sources that I ran across were outside of the USA (and there were very few of them). Was this memory purchased from an online vendor or over the counter at a brick and mortar store?

Here's the thing - I can't find any listings for this memory module on ebay which is odd because generally you can find anything by punching its part number into ebay and a lot of the time you get more detailed specs on the part thru ebay than you would thru a regular web search. I did determine that the specs you posted were pretty much right but I couldn't get any more advanced specs than what you provided.

You may want to source a diffrent module(s) for your unit using the specs I posted a link to before and going with the PC3200 mods. Just make sure you match the CL and voltage detailed for your machine.

I wish there was a better answer for you but if I can't verify the validity of the memory you're trying to use than I have to recommend going with a different module altogether.

Post back here with your progress on this, I'll be curious to see how it turns out.

Posted on Feb 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Radeon 9550 + AGP issues on MSI KT4V

First of all, why do you bother to change all these spec? Secondly, since your screen flicked, I would suggest you just leave them like that. Your PC is just as old as mine, don't mess around with it too much.

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

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SOURCE: computer starts up then shuts off

make shure all cards are pushed in al the way and check memory too

Posted on Feb 18, 2010

pcsyke
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SOURCE: I am using a 848P-A

1. Does your new SATA hard drive can be seen in BIOS or POST. if yes 2. Does this new drive shown in "my computer" it should be no or under device manager is should be yes. 3. Use disk management.
To start Disk Management:

  1. Log on as administrator or as a member of the Administrators group.
  2. Click Start, click Run, type compmgmt.msc, and then click OK.
  3. In the console tree, click Disk Management. The Disk Management window appears. Your disks and volumes appear in a graphical view and list view. To customize how you view your disks and volumes in the upper and lower panes of the window, point to Top or Bottom on the View menu, and then click the view that you want to use.


To create a new partition or logical drive on a basic disk:
  1. In the Disk Management window, complete one of the following procedures, and then continue to step 2:
    • To create a new partition, right-click unallocated space on the basic disk where you want to create the partition, and then click New Partition.
    • To create a new logical drive in an extended partition, right-click free space on an extended partition where you want to create the logical drive, and then click New Logical Drive.
  2. In the New Partition Wizard, click Next.
  3. Click the type of partition that you want to create (either Primary partition, Extended partition, or Logical drive), and then click Next.
  4. Specify the size of the partition in the Partition size in MB box, and then click Next.
  5. Decide whether to manually assign a drive letter, let the system automatically enumerate the drive, or do not assign a drive letter to the new partition or logical drive, and then click Next.
  6. Specify the formatting options you want to use by using one of the following procedures:
    • If you do not want to format the partition, click Do not format this partition, and then click Next.
    • If you want to format the partition, click Format this partition with the following settings, and then complete the following procedure in the Format dialog box:
      1. Type a name for the volume in the Volume label box. This is an optional step.
      2. Click the file system that you want to use in the File system box.

        You can change the disk allocation unit size, and then specify whether to perform a quick format, or enable file and folder compression on NTFS volumes.
      Click Next.

  7. Confirm that the options that selected are correct, and then click Finish.
The new partition or logical drive is created and appears in the appropriate basic disk in the Disk Management window. If you chose to format the volume in step 6, the format process now starts.

To format a partition, logical drive or basic volume:
  1. In the Disk Management window, right-click the partition or logical drive that you want to format (or reformat), and then click Format.
  2. In the Format dialog box, type a name for the volume in the Volume label box. This is an optional step.
  3. Click the file system that you want to use in the File system box. If you want, you can also change the disk allocation unit size, specify whether you want to perform a quick format, or enable file and folder compression on NTFS volumes.
  4. Click OK.
  5. Click OK when you are prompted to format the volume. The format process starts.
For further Instructions click the link DISK.
Thanks, looking forward to fix your problem, just give a feedback if this helps.

Posted on Jul 02, 2011

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