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  • Manual - Page 3

    ...the User's Manual.  For instructions on how to use GIGABYTE's unique features, read or download the information on/from the Support\Motherboard\T echnology Guide page on our website. For product-related ...the revision of the motherboard is 1.0. Check your motherboard revision before updating motherboard BIOS, drivers, or when looking for technical information. Example:
  • Manual - Page 5

    Chapter 3 Drivers Installation ...57 3-1 3-2 3-3 3-4 3-5 3-6 Installing Chipset Drivers ...57 Application Software...58 Technical Manuals ...58 Contact ...59 System ...59 Download Center...60 Chapter 4 Unique Features ...61 4-1 4-2 Xpress Recovery2 ...61 BIOS Update Utilities ...66 4-2-1 4-2-2 Updating the BIOS with the Q-Flash Utility ...66 Updating the BIOS with ...
  • Manual - Page 6

    Box Contents GA-P43-ES3G motherboard Motherboard driver disk User's Manual Quick Installation Guide One IDE cable Two SATA 3Gb/s cables I/O Shield • The box contents above are for reference only and the actual items shall depend on product package you obtain. The box contents are subject to change without notice. • The motherboard image is for reference only. Optional ...
  • Manual - Page 12

    ... @BIOS Support for Download Center Support for Q-Flash Support for EasyTune (Note 4) Support for Xpress Install Support ... Form Factor; 30.5cm x 21cm (Note 1) Due to Windows Vista/XP 32-bit operating system ... when more than 4 GB of physical memory is installed, the actual memory size displayed will be less than 4 ... CPU to enable support for Easy Energy Saver. TM TM TM GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 12 -
  • Manual - Page 16

    ...Memory Read the following guidelines before you begin to install the memory: • Make sure that the motherboard supports the memory. ...8226; Always turn off the computer and unplug the power cord from the power outlet before installing the memory to prevent hardware ... dif ferent memory sizes to be populated and remain in Dual Channel mode/performance. GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 16 - DDR2_3 DDR2_4
  • Manual - Page 18

    ...on your computer. If necessary, go to BIOS Setup to make any required BIOS changes for your expansion card(s). 7. Install the driver provided with the expansion card in your operating system. Example: Installing and Removing a ...end of the PCI Express x16 slot to release the card and then pull the card straight up from the slot. GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 18 -
  • Manual - Page 27

    ... front panel audio module, refer to the instructions on how to activate AC'97 functioninality via the audio software in Chapter 5, "Configuring 2/4/5.1/7.1-Channel Audio." • Audio signals ..., please contact the chassis manufacturer. 12) CD_IN (CD In Connector) You may connect the audio cable that came with your optical drive to the header . Pin No. 1 2 1 Definition CD-L GND GND CD-R 3 4 -...
  • Manual - Page 31

    ... press + in the main menu of the BIOS Setup program. To upgrade the BIOS, use either the GIGABYTE Q-Flash or @BIOS utility . • Q-...user to quickly and easily upgrade or back up BIOS without entering the operating system. • @BIOS is a Windows-based utility that searches and downloads the latest version of BIOS from the Internet and updates the BIOS. For instructions on using the Q-Flash...
  • Manual - Page 32

    ... BIOS v6.00PG, An Energy Star Ally Copyright (C) 1984-2008, Award Software, Inc. Motherboard Model BIOS Version P43-ES3G E28 ...: BIOS Setup : XpressRecovery2 : Boot Menu : Qflash 10/30/2008-P43-ICH10-.... : Q-Flash Press the key to access the Q-Flash utility directly without having to enter BIOS Setup first. GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 32 -
  • Manual - Page 44

    ...) Allows you to determine whether to limit CPUID maximum value. Set this item to Disabled for Windows XP operating system; set this item to Enabled for legacy operating system such as Windows NT4.0. (Default: Disabled) No-Execute Memory Protect (.... For more information about Intel CPUs' unique features, please visit Intel's website. - 44 - GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard
  • Manual - Page 46

    ...Host Controller Interface (AHCI) is an interface specification that allows the storage driver to enable advanced Serial ATA features such as Native Command ...Auto) If you wish to install a 3rd party add-in audio card instead of using the onboard audio, set this item to ... or not. If not, the corresponding LAN controller will be disabled automatically. (Default: Disabled) GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 46 -
  • Manual - Page 57 the example operating system.) • After installing the operating system, insert the motherboard driver disk into your optical drive. The driver Autorun screen ... instructions to restart your system. You can install other applications included in the motherboard driver disk. • For USB 2.0 driver support under the Windows XP operating system, please install the Windows XP Service Pack 1 ...
  • Manual - Page 58

    3-2 Application Software This page displays all the utilities and applications that GIGABYTE develops and some free software. You can click the Install button on the right of an item to install it. 3-3 Technical Manuals This page provides GIGABYTE's application guides, content descriptions for this driver disk, and the motherboard manuals. GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 58 -
  • Manual - Page 60

    3-6 Download Center To update the BIOS, drivers, or applications, click the Download Center button to link to the GIGABYTE Web site. The latest version of the BIOS, drivers, or applications will be displayed. GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 60 -
  • Manual - Page 61

    ... the first physical hard drive that has the operating system installed. • As Xpress Recovery2 will save the backup file at the ... up your system soon after the operating system and drivers are installed. • The amount of data and hard drive access ...; platform At least 64 MB of system memory VESA compatible graphics card Windows ® XP with SP1 or later • Xpress Recovery and Xpress...
  • Manual - Page 64

    ... Award Modular BIOS v6.00PG, An Energy Star Ally Copyright (C) 1984-2008, Award Software, Inc. P43-ES3G E28 ...: BIOS Setup : XpressRecovery2 : Boot Menu : Qflash 10/30/2008-P43-ICH10-7A69PG0CC-00 Figure 9 .... Figure 11 Xpress Recovery2 will automatically create a new partition to store the backup image file. Figure 12 GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 64 -
  • Manual - Page 66

    ... A. Before You Begin: 1. 2. 3. From GIGABYTE's website, download the latest compressed BIOS update file that matches your motherboard model. Extract the ....00PG, An Energy Star Ally Copyright (C) 1984-2008, Award Software, Inc. P43-ES3G E28 ...: BIOS Setup : XpressRecovery2 : Boot Menu : Qflash 10... with caution. Inadequate BIOS flashing may result in system malfunction. GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 66 -
  • Manual - Page 69

    .... Follow the onscreen instructions to complete. If the BIOS update file for your motherboard is not present on the @BIOS server site, please manually download the BIOS update file from GIGABYTE's website and follow the instructions in "Update the BIOS without Using the Internet Update Function" below. Update the BIOS without ...
  • Manual - Page 70

    ... software. The EasyTune 6 Interface Tabs Information Tab Function The CPU tab provides information on the installed CPU and motherboard. The Memory tab provides information on the installed memory module(s). You ...sure that you fully know each function of EasyTune 6, or system instability or other unexpected results may occur. GA-P43-ES3G Motherboard - 70 -
  • Manual - Page 73

    .... A. Configuring Speakers: (The following instructions use Windows XP as the example operating system.) Step 1: After installing the audio driver, the Audio Manager icon will appear in ..., make sure the "Microsoft UAA Bus driver for High Definition Audio" has been installed from the motherboard driver disk and your operating system has been updated with the latest Service Pack for Windows. (Note) ...
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