3.2.1 Running the Support DVD Asus prime Asus M3A78-EM

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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.

3.1 

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.

3.2 

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 

features.

3.2.1.

Running.the.Support.DVD

Place the Support DVD to 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.

•  Make sure 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.

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