EPoX is well aware of this issue and even took time to document it in their manual. The interface is not particularly intuitive or obvious which is a dangerous thing when considering BIOS flashing. But to EPoX’s relief, most videocards are shorter in length these days. Now we just have to hope that Maxtor fixes Seagate and not the other way around seagate is awful at least on their ide products. EPoX does give some treatment to technical support in the package. The frontpanel IO pins are color-coded for easy identification and installation most cases have their frontpanel wires color coded this way. In my Antec case 21″ tall , the 18″ IDE cable did not have enough slack to reach.
I dont want to re-install winXP. The AGP slot has a lot of room around it allowing for larger coolers. This shows wisdom on EPoX’s part since there’s nothing more irritating than having to remove cards to flip a jumper or to plug in a USB extension.
Playtimer, Apr 25, Latest News Latest Videos. If you require more detailed support your only official option would be to fill out their online support form.
Oct 25, Messages: Setup will seem not to notice and will continue copying hundreds of files; then it 8eda3 stop with instructions for using that floppy to install the drivers. Now we just have to hope that Maxtor fixes Eata and not the other way around seagate is awful at least on their ide products. However, the location of these headers aren’t optimal.
I just bought 2 sata drives and have the same issue. Like Asus, this shows commitment to customer satisfaction on EPoX’s satz. If I have already installed winXP, then what I can do about this?
Then I tried to create partitions using “Partition Magic 8. Even if you use something like Ghost, the ghosted drivers on your 8rda drive will be the ones for your old boot device, not for your new SATA drive, and you’ll still need to run Setup again.
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Plenty of room to install large heatsinks. At the front of the manual for easy reference is a table of common diagnostic LED error codes and solutions.
Jan 8, Messages: There are 4 USB 2. If I have already installed winXP, then what I can do about this? I suspect the EPoX has made a mistake on their website by stating support for 8 USB devices since there are only 4 USB ports on the rear and one extra connector on the motherboard for a total of 6 devices. Discussion in ‘Epox’ started by Sharp, Mar 10, You would need a boot disk with SATA support.
The CD actually contains some useful programs like Symantec Ghost and PC-illin which makes the package a lot more valuable. The solution would be to invest in some longer cables 24″ should be sufficientbut EPoX should really bundle 24″ cables in their box to overcome this quirk in their design.
Ask a Question Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? The frontpanel IO pins are color-coded for easy identification and installation most sara have their frontpanel wires color coded this way.
You would need a boot disk with SATA support. There are only 3 stereo ports on the back which means support for 8rdq3. Sharp, Apr 24, EPoX is well aware of this issue and even took time to document it in 8rdz3 manual. I’ve been a maxtor fan for years, here’s another reason why. The interface is not particularly intuitive or obvious which is a dangerous thing when considering BIOS flashing.