3.2.1 Running the support DVD Asus prime Asus M3A78

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Chapter 3: Software support

If Autorun is NOT enabled in your computer, browse the contents of the support 

DVD to locate the file ASSETUP.EXE from the BIN folder. Double-click the 

ASSETUP.EXE to run the DVD.

Click an item to install


Installing an operating system

This motherboard supports Windows


 XP/ Vista operating systems (OS). Always 

install the latest OS version and corresponding updates to maximize the features 

of your hardware.


Support DVD information

The support DVD that came with the motherboard package contains the drivers, 

software applications, and utilities that you can install to avail all motherboard 



Running the support DVD

Place the support DVD into the optical drive. The DVD automatically displays the 

Drivers menu if Autorun is enabled in your computer.

•  Motherboard settings and hardware options vary. Use the setup 

procedures presented in this chapter for reference only. Refer to your OS 

documentation for detailed information.

•  Ensure that you install the Windows


 XP Service Pack 1 or later versions 

before installing the drivers for better compatibility and system stability.

The contents of the support DVD are subject to change at any time without 

notice. Visit the ASUS website at www.asus.com for updates.

Click an icon to 

display support 

DVD motherboard