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a b V Motherboard
May 12, 2004 10:35:55 PM

Archived from groups: alt.comp.periphs.mainboard.asus (More info?)

If anyone could help Iwould be very happy. Not always but several times a
day it just freezes when I insert a CD. It doesn't matter witch drive.
I might also freeze if I have a CD in the computer when it boots up. It
freezes instantly so I get no errors or any logs.
I reformatted the computer 2 days ago and it didn't behave like this before.
The only change in the computer is that I now have a raid 0 set. The same
thing happened today at work. There i have a P4P800 deluxe with a S-ATA
disk (no raid). Everything is installed, no overclocking. Latest bios and
firmware on everything, latest drivers.
I work as a computer technician and consider myself a "almost" harware guru.
Never had a problem before that I didn't manage to sort out.

But on this one I need help.

/ Tönne Bäcklinder




A little about my computer below. Didn't dare make it longer ;) . You want
IRQ's tell me. Or if you could point me to a site where I could get help.


SiSoftware Sandra

System
Host Name : TBA
User : Tönne Bäcklinder
Domain : TBA

Processor
Model : Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
Speed : 3.01GHz
Performance Rating : PR3999 (estimated)
SMT Support : 2 Unit(s)
Type : Standard
L2 On-board Cache : 512kB ECC Synchronous ATC (8-way sectored, 64 byte line
size)

Mainboard
Bus(es) : ISA AGP PCI IMB USB FireWire/1394 i2c/SMBus
MP Support : 1 CPU(s)
MP APIC : Yes
System BIOS : American Megatrends Inc. 1016.001
System : To Be Filled By O.E.M. To Be Filled By O.E.M.
Mainboard : ASUSTeK Computer Inc. P4C800
Total Memory : 1023MB DDR-SDRAM

Chipset 1
Model : ASUSTeK Computer Inc 82875P Memory Controller Hub
Front Side Bus Speed : 4x 200MHz (800MHz data rate)
Total Memory : 1024MB DDR-SDRAM
Memory Bus Speed : 2x 200MHz (400MHz data rate)

Video System
Monitor/Panel : Samsung SyncMaster 900NF(T)
Adapter : NVIDIA GeForce FX 5950 Ultra

Physical Storage Devices
Removable Drive : Diskettenhet
Hard Disk : Promise 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 SCSI Disk Device
CD-ROM/DVD : ASUS CRW-5224A
CD-ROM/DVD : HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GSA-4081B
CD-ROM/DVD : PIONEER DVD-ROM DVD-105

Logical Storage Devices
1.44MB 3.5" (A:)  : N/A
Hard Disk (C:)  : 149.0GB (135.1GB, 91% Free) (NTFS)
CD-ROM/DVD (D:)  : N/A
CD-ROM/DVD (E:)  : N/A
CD-ROM/DVD (F:)  : N/A

Peripherals
Serial/Parallel Port(s) : 2 COM / 1 LPT
USB Controller/Hub : Intel(R) 82801EB USB Universal Host Controller - 24D2
USB Controller/Hub : Intel(R) 82801EB USB Universal Host Controller - 24D4
USB Controller/Hub : Intel(R) 82801EB USB2 Enhanced Host Controller - 24DD
USB Controller/Hub : USB-rotnav (hub)
USB Controller/Hub : USB-rotnav (hub)
USB Controller/Hub : USB-rotnav (hub)
FireWire/1394 Controller/Hub : OHCI-kompatibel IEEE 1394-värdstyrenhet
FireWire/1394 Controller/Hub : VIA OHCI-kompatibel IEEE 1394-värdstyrenhet
Keyboard : Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural PS/2 Keyboard
Mouse : HID-compliant MouseMan Dual Optical
Human Interface : Logitech WingMan Extreme Digital 3D
Human Interface : Logitech WingMan Digital Devices(Auto-Detect)
Human Interface : HID-kompatibel spelenhet
Human Interface : HID-kompatibel spelenhet
Human Interface : USB MouseMan Dual Optical

MultiMedia Device(s)
Device : Creative SB Audigy
Device : Creative Game Port

Printers and Faxes
Model : Microsoft Office Document Image Writer
Model : Automatisk HP LaserJet 4/4M Plus PS 600 på MARIE
Model : Automatisk HP DeskJet 1220C på MARIE
Model : Adobe PDF

Power Management
AC Line Status : On-Line

Operating System(s)
Windows System : Microsoft Windows XP/2002 Professional (Win32 x86)
5.01.2600 (Service Pack 1)

Network Services
Adapter : 3Com Gigabit LOM (3C940)
Anonymous
a b V Motherboard
May 13, 2004 6:32:20 AM

Archived from groups: alt.comp.periphs.mainboard.asus (More info?)

Hi again.

It could be Nero InCD. Anybody?



"Tönne Bäcklinder" <tonne.backlinder@chello.se> skrev i meddelandet
news:Hnsoc.12566$EV2.104140@amstwist00...
> If anyone could help Iwould be very happy. Not always but several times a
> day it just freezes when I insert a CD. It doesn't matter witch drive.
> I might also freeze if I have a CD in the computer when it boots up. It
> freezes instantly so I get no errors or any logs.
> I reformatted the computer 2 days ago and it didn't behave like this
before.
> The only change in the computer is that I now have a raid 0 set. The same
> thing happened today at work. There i have a P4P800 deluxe with a S-ATA
> disk (no raid). Everything is installed, no overclocking. Latest bios and
> firmware on everything, latest drivers.
> I work as a computer technician and consider myself a "almost" harware
guru.
> Never had a problem before that I didn't manage to sort out.
>
May 14, 2004 1:46:00 AM

Archived from groups: alt.comp.periphs.mainboard.asus (More info?)

Not sure, but InCD may delay the boot for few seconds.

However, one of my CD-RW, a no-brand one, sometimes hangs as it spins too
long
and the whole PC freezes. Sometimes I have to force a cold-turkey shutdown
by turning
off the power, wait for a minute and reboot.

The problem is more or less related to CD drive or software conflict rather
than to the board.

HTMH

Maximus
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"Tönne Bäcklinder" <tonne.backlinder@arkitektkopia.se> wrote in message
news:40a32430$0$144$45beb828@newscene.com...
> Hi again.
>
> It could be Nero InCD. Anybody?
>
>
>
> "Tönne Bäcklinder" <tonne.backlinder@chello.se> skrev i meddelandet
> news:Hnsoc.12566$EV2.104140@amstwist00...
> > If anyone could help Iwould be very happy. Not always but several times
a
> > day it just freezes when I insert a CD. It doesn't matter witch drive.
> > I might also freeze if I have a CD in the computer when it boots up. It
> > freezes instantly so I get no errors or any logs.
> > I reformatted the computer 2 days ago and it didn't behave like this
> before.
> > The only change in the computer is that I now have a raid 0 set. The
same
> > thing happened today at work. There i have a P4P800 deluxe with a S-ATA
> > disk (no raid). Everything is installed, no overclocking. Latest bios
and
> > firmware on everything, latest drivers.
> > I work as a computer technician and consider myself a "almost" harware
> guru.
> > Never had a problem before that I didn't manage to sort out.
> >
>
>
!