Search for general FAQ. It is near the rear of the motherboard and is labeled AUX. Posted on Jan 25, One of the reasons we now use the K7S5A in a lot of our builds is because I was sick and tired of the amount a messing around that is required to get a VIA board working properly. I just got this motherboard from newegg. But the truth must be known ;.

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Want Answer 0 Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered. Search for general FAQ. I’m typing this reply on the k7s5a with dscaler running in the background in XP Login to post Please use English characters only. K7S5A Floppy drive data corruption – this happens all the time with diskettes its very common on all systems.

CRT’ing since Feb I have also seen the problems people have on ocworkbench but those problems have been worked out long ago with the newer bios. Low HD benches seem to be a hit or miss proposition.

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I have two of them, one based on i and other based on the P4X Go figure that one out? The only way to get the back audio working is to sudio front audio. You can’t post answers that contain an email address.


I just got this motherboard from newegg. Maybe he should pick ajdio another DIMM and find out? After your search, you will know exactly why the tier one and two MB manufacturers stayed away from this chipset in its entirety.

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Posted by aishakitty on Jan 25, D this f3.1 might be helpful to some. Ddr itself is very picky about pairs. In-fact heres a quote from Tomshardware. Take a look at this forum for instance if I were to take your approach i would have to say that an HTPC is nothing more than a box of problems.

The chipset manufacturer also tend to be more consistent across their product lines. Boards available using the SiS They were all headaches that I do not wish to inflict upon myself again They all had zudio strengths and weaknesses in my opinion.

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I bet none of you have aucio PS with those specs, unless it’s a good watt or better. Half the problem people have is incorrect setup of their BIOS and operating system, incorrect board slots there is a priority to the slotsk7z5a pushing a unit beyond the limits. Jonmx, Believe me when I say that the way boards and chipsets are today, no matter what board you pick, it’s basically a crapshoot.


All her games, old and new, work audko fine. The only problems I’ve had were because of a cheap immitation Radeon card I was using. Cut the black end off, and strip the wires.

Line in jack 3. I suppose it could be really useful if you intend to use the onboard sound in some situations.

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The threads found will lead you back to a specific tech forum discussing this very boards numerous problems. Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US. If we had front panel connect to the front audio connector k75a K7S5a, the back audio will not work. I have never seen the Abit or Asus vv3.1 nor the MB forums over at Anandtech light up like the ECS forum has and this has been going on for almost 9 months now.

Still a good investment or 60bucks.