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About this guide

This user guide contains the information you need when installing and configuring 

the motherboard.

How this guide is organized

This guide contains the following parts:
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Chapter 1: Product introduction
This chapter describes the features of the motherboard and the new 

technology it supports. This chapter also lists the hardware setup procedures 

that you have to perform when installing system components. It includes 

description of the jumpers and connectors on the motherboard.

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Chapter 2: BIOS setup
This chapter tells how to change system settings through the BIOS Setup 

menus. Detailed descriptions of the BIOS parameters are also provided.

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Chapter 3: Software support
This chapter describes the contents of the support CD/DVD that comes with 

the motherboard package.

Where to find more information

Refer to the following sources for additional information and for product and 

software updates.
1.  ASUS websites

The ASUS website provides updated information on ASUS hardware and 

software products. Refer to the ASUS contact information.

2.  Optional documentation

Your product package may include optional documentation, such as warranty 

flyers, that may have been added by your dealer. These documents are not 

part of the standard package.