Jumper / Bios settings for Celeron 1Ghz on MX3W Pro-E

Discussion in 'AOpen' started by Marco Zuiderwijk, Apr 6, 2007.

  1. Hello,

    I want to upgrade my MX3W Pro-E motherboard with a Celeron 1 Ghz processor.
    According to the CPU compatibility test from the AOpen site, this should be
    possible. But after I installed the new processor only the CPU fan starts
    and the leds on the keyboard flash. I have used the default BIOS settings
    and the auto setting for jumpers jp23 and jp29. I have upgraded my BIOS to
    version R1.32. What settings do I have to use to be able to use the new

    In the CPU compatibility test was written (step 2) that the following
    settings were made: 'Enable AGP 4X and Item "Fast Write"'. Does anyone know
    where I can find these settings? What do they do and are they important to
    get the CPU working?

    The motherboard is working with a Celeron 533Mhz processor. And the 1Ghz
    processor is working on another system.

    Marco Zuiderwijk, Apr 6, 2007
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  2. Marco Zuiderwijk

    gdp Guest

    There were two 1 GHz Celerons, one based on the older Coppermine core
    with 128 KB L2 cache, and the other based on the Tualatin core with 256
    KB L2 cache. Are you sure the one you have is Coppermine core? It's
    the only one that would work in your motherboard.

    gdp, Apr 7, 2007
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  3. Hello,

    Is there a way how I can check which one I have?

    Marco Zuiderwijk, Apr 7, 2007
  4. Marco Zuiderwijk

    gdp Guest

    gdp, Apr 8, 2007
  5. Yep, that's the one. Now I'm sure it won't work. Thanks for your support

    Marco Zuiderwijk, Apr 8, 2007
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