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  1. amir.bisk

    [SOLVED] Installing windows in gpt?

    Hi I've bought a new HDD and want to install win 10 on it. I forgot to check my last HDD partition style ( if it was mbr or gpt). my motherboard is asus z87-k running with asus uefi utility and my BIOS mode was lagacy (checked in system information before replacing the HDD). In boot tab there's...
  2. devilgodspider

    [SOLVED] OC'ing RAM, confusing UEFI/BIOS need help

    Hi there, Here are my specs: CPU: Ryzen 3700X MB: Gigabyte X570 Gaming X RAM: Crucial 4x16GB 3000MHz C16 (Model Number: BLT16G4D30AETA.K16FB) I'm trying to tidy up my ram timings, I have an overall list of faster timings thanks to the Ryzen DRAM Calculator, but my BIOS is utterly confusing...
  3. S

    Question Something is destroying my EFI and system partition

    Hi! I've got very difficult problem. First of all you need to know my volumes configuration, cause I want to describe the problem with vol letters: Disk 0 (SSD GPT 240 GB): C: System (NTFS/223 GB) F: Restricted (NTFS/579 MB) G: (No label) (FAT32/100 MB) (EFI partition, letter assigned to fix...
  4. willyburns

    [SOLVED] What is the purpose of the 'CPU temperature LED switch' in the ASUS UEFI/BIOS?

    Hi all, What is the purpose of the 'CPU temperature LED switch' with an ON/OFF toggle under the 'monitoring' tab in the ASUS Rampage VI Extreme UEFI? I can't seem to find any information about it by searching the internet and there's nothing mentioned in the user manual. :unsure:
  5. H

    Question Fresh rig windows 10 install freezes during startup

    I just built a brand new pc. i7 9700k corsair 3000mhz cl15 2x8gb msi gtx 1080 gaming 8g x FD design define s MSI MPG Z390 Gaming pro carbon ac 2x FD included fans, 1x noctua nf a14 fan noctua nh d15 2xnfa15 fans seasonic prime ultra titanium 750w wd black 2tb, some old samsung 1,5tb crucial...
  6. willyburns

    Question Why is Asus' UEFI 'Adaptive Mode' voltage maximum going beyond what I set it to in Windows?

    Hello people, I'm trying to use Adaptive Mode for CPU voltage in the UEFI on my Asus ROG Rampage VI Extreme, and despite having set the 'Additional Turbo Mode CPU Core Voltage' to 1.20V, when I load into Windows CPU-Z states that the maximum my CPU is using is 1.25V. I've looked into this and...
  7. oakside

    Question BIOS Changes, Save and Restart, Temp Power Off

    When changing certain settings in BIOS, and choosing "save and restart", the BIOS will save and sometimes immediately (jarringly) shut power off for just a few seconds before it powers back on and proceeds as normal. (Current mobo seems to do it every save now.) Is this normal? Why does it need...
  8. M

    [SOLVED] NVMe SSD with Win10 (using PCIe adapter) not shown in BIOS, yet shown in Disk Manager

    Build: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/FPkQFt SSD added: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07M7Q21N7/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 M.2 to PCIe adapter: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B075MDH28Y/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Issue: Installed SAMSUNG 970...
  9. Denis Labrecque

    [SOLVED] GPU for a Legacy BIOS Motherboard (HP Carmel)

    I am upgrading a 2011 HP Pavilion HPE that has a Carmel motherboard. Many people complain about adding a new graphics card to HP motherboards of that time, because they only supported Legacy BIOS, and not UEFI standard in today's GPUs. I have looked into HP and American Megatrend drivers, but...
  10. H

    Question BIOS Keeps Saying to "Press F1 to Run Setup"

    Despite no hardware changes to my Windows 10 PC, during boot up it has started to show this 'error' message. It doesn't say why, but only boots after I press F1 and either discard changes & exit, or save changes & exit. Motherboard is Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 with the latest 2015 American Megatrends...
  11. J

    Question Nvme drive, not dected In bios.

    Firstly I'm a total novice regarding these matters so I apologise before hand if my post is light on technical details. I recently bought a new computer and decided to build it myself. One area of the build which I've struggled with is getting the m. 2 nvme drive to dected in bios and windows...
  12. G

    Discussion FM2A88X Extreme6+ Motherboard Issues When Updating Beta Firmware With Windows 10 1903

    I decided (5 years later) to install Windows 10 1903 on this motherboard with the A10-8850B APU, 32 GB or RAM. I was very impressed at the current performance, but need to share some standing issues: 1. Updating from a beta BIOS to the most current: Using the BIOS EZ Flash nor using a USB...
  13. kevinakerberg

    Question Windows 10 Won't Boot from Cloned Image While BIOS is in UEFI Mode

    Hi everyone, I recently upgraded my laptop (an HP ZBook 15u G3) to a new SSD, and I cloned my old Windows image using Macrium Reflect to restore to the new SSD to avoid reinstalling Windows and all of my programs. However, I can only boot into Windows while in Legacy boot mode, in UEFI I get the...
  14. rekiso102

    Question Replace Windows Logo on Boot with BIOS Logo

    Hello, So I have been trying for a while to figure out how to change the Windows Logo on Boot with the ASUS Logo(BIOS Logo). I started by following this guide on the ROG Forums and disabling CSM...
  15. H

    Question New PC build, "Reboot and select proper boot device" error

    I just finished my first PC build and when I went to turn on the PC i got the "Reboot select proper boot device" error. I am using the HDD from my last computer which is recognized in the BIOS (the HDD has windows 10 installed to it). I made sure that the boot order is correct, and i have tried...
  16. K

    Question How does GRUB and UEFI boot work?

    I installed win10 and a Linux for dual boot on the same ssd, during the installation of Linux, it contains a grub. After installation, I can see there is a new Linux efi file added to the ESP partition. Now I decided to remove the Linux entirely, the first step I did is to remove the efi boot...
  17. N

    Question ASUS X99 Deluxe II does boot from new UEFI installation

    Hi everyone I bought myself a M2 SSD Samsung 970 PRO 1TB and I tried to install Windows 10 on it. Easy, I thought. I plugged the SSD into the M2 Port and it shows up in BIOS. I created a bootable USB Stick with Windows Media Creation Tool, then disconnected all other harddrives and SSDs. I...
  18. K

    Question Will bios update from windows reset the bios?

    Hi everybody! I recently builded a computer, and I accidentally turned off all the CSM settings, and saved... since then, I'm unable to handle the bios. I mean, I installed a MBR partitioned windows on it, and everything works just fine, but when I enter into the bios (UEFI), then the bios does...
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    Question Windows boot manager taking priority ALWAYS

    hello, I have an acer vx 15 laptop with both a 120 GB M.2 SSD and a big 1 tb internal SSD hoked to a sata cable , I have windows on the "second" drive being the 1TB one, and I have linux(not specifying any distro because I've been trying many of them for research), now in bios I have enabled...
  20. R

    Question UEFI BIOS screen showing on wrong monitor

    Hi, don;t know if it the correct name for it but the screen that comes when you boot up your PC that gives you the options to press DEL or F2 to get into the BIOS. So my issue is that prior to getting a second display I had to 1080p monitorone using DP and the other HDMI and the UEFI BIOS would...
  21. K

    Question Windows 10 USB drive is not being recognised on bios for new build

    Hey! So I bought a windows 10 usb flashdrive intended to install windows 10 on my new build. My motherboard is the Asus Rog strix Z390-H. But upon connecting the flashdrive to the computer, the usb is not being detected in boot priority or when I press F8. Is there something I'm doing wrong...
  22. H

    Question GRUB Rescue for Win10/Linux Dual-Boot After Deleting Linux Partition

    Hi guys, Before I'm redirected to another thread, let me say that I've read literally dozens of similar threads that don't completely answer my question. I've been at this since 5am my time. So, I installed Linux on my desktop alongside Windows in its own partition. I have Windows 10 installed...
  23. J

    Question Why does my BIOS look weird?

    My mobo is MSI B450A PRO. I'd like to enable XMP. It has Click BIOS 5, but it doesn't look normal. It's in a 4:3 aspect ratio, there's text missing and there isn't any info... It showed up normally only the first time. imgur.com/a/6RruH6X MSI B450-A Pro Ryzen 3 2200G 3.5GHz 2x8Gb Corsair...
  24. M

    Question MBR to GPT

    OK ... I've read a bit and see that a system requires UEFI to convert disks to GPT. I have three drives in my system that are 128GB SSD's. They are strictly for storage of data. I am on a system that is UEFI compliant, i.e., BIOS is UEFI BIOS - WIN10 - 64bit - 32GB ram - latest WIN10 updates...