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Posted - 25/03/2007 :  18:20:25  Show Profile  Visit Tweakstone's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Hi Board! :D

I have a little Problem with my Obsidian SB100-4440.
Obviously the board isn't too cooperative running on sereval mainboards.
Back when I obtained this beauty, I failed to run it on 2 different Gigabyte MoBos with BX chipset (I think the GA-BX2000 and GA-6BX). Win98 hung up on first boot after installing the drivers. The same Setup, same way of installation, but using the Asus P3B-F instead was successful on first try.

The present:

I'm planning to build a tribute sys for the card, based on a socket 7 system.
I have an asus P55T2P4 mainboard and after installing the drivers, I get the same symptoms as when I tried to setup the card on those Gigabyte boards.

Now my question:

Did someone run this card on an socket 7 board before? Or has someone a link to a review where a socket 7 board was used to test / review the card?

Thanks in advance :)

Edited by - Tweakstone on 25/03/2007 18:21:46



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Posted - 31/03/2007 :  21:21:41  Show Profile  Visit skinnie's Homepage  Click to see skinnie's MSN Messenger address  Reply with Quote
do you have the chipset drivers installed?

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Posted - 31/03/2007 :  22:11:22  Show Profile  Visit Tweakstone's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Yes I have. Obviously one of the Shade daughtercards must be defective :(
When I removed them, I was successful installing the card in every board I tried. If I install the Shades after this, Windows hangs again after booting :(
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Posted - 12/04/2007 :  00:48:49  Show Profile  Send Nightbird a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
The only test rig that i know with this card was an Intel D815EE Mainboard (i815e).


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