GA-EP5-UD3P 5 sec beep on cold powerup. Why?

Discussion in 'Gigabyte' started by Kris, Nov 22, 2008.

  1. Kris

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    Wondering what's up with the 5 sec beep on cold powerup (pressing the power
    button on front)...

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    Kris, Nov 22, 2008
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  2. Kris

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    dissable "CPU Fan Fail Warning" in BIOS in PC Health
     
    Kris, Nov 26, 2008
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  3. Kris

    Kris Guest

    I think it has more to do with the BIOS starting the sensors and updating
    them. There's a time lag that they didn't plan on. Either that or it's an
    undocumented "feature" letting you know that, yes, you have engaged the fan
    fail warning... Fan's fine.
     
    Kris, Dec 4, 2008
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