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MSI MS-9282 User Manual

MSI MS-9282 User Manual (135 pages)

MSI MS-9282 MotherBoard: User Guide  
Brand: MSI | Category: | Size: 8.63 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents8................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Getting Started13................................................................................................................................................................
System Overview14................................................................................................................................................................
Top View14................................................................................................................................................................
Front View15................................................................................................................................................................
Front Bezel15................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View18................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Bezel18................................................................................................................................................................
Mainboard Specifications21................................................................................................................................................................
Mainboard Layout24................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Hardware Setup25................................................................................................................................................................
Quick Components Guide26................................................................................................................................................................
CPU (Central Processing Unit)27................................................................................................................................................................
AMD® Opteron CPU in 1207-Pin Package27................................................................................................................................................................
Memory28................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Population Rules28................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Frequency vs. Core Multiplier29................................................................................................................................................................
Installing DDRII Modules29................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply30................................................................................................................................................................
SSI 24-Pin System Power Connector: JPWR230................................................................................................................................................................
SSI 8-Pin CPU Power Connector: JPWR330................................................................................................................................................................
SSI 4-Pin Power Connector: JPWR130................................................................................................................................................................
Connectors30................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Intrusion Switch Connector: J1031................................................................................................................................................................
Pin IDE Connector: JCD131................................................................................................................................................................
Serial ATA Connectors: SATA_0 ~ SATA_332................................................................................................................................................................
SCSI LED Connector: J633................................................................................................................................................................
Fan Power Connectors: CPU0_FAN, CPU1_FAN, SYS_FAN133................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Port Connector: COM 234................................................................................................................................................................
Front USB Connector: JUSB134................................................................................................................................................................
Front Panel Connectors: JSSI1, JFP1, JFP2, JFP335................................................................................................................................................................
Power Switch Connector: JPBT137................................................................................................................................................................
ICMB/IPMB Connectors: J5, J137................................................................................................................................................................
OPMA Connector: CN637................................................................................................................................................................
NMI Button: JID138................................................................................................................................................................
I2C Bus Connector: CN738................................................................................................................................................................
FW H/LPC Debugging Pin Header: J238................................................................................................................................................................
Jumpers39................................................................................................................................................................
OPMA Share NIC Jumper: J939................................................................................................................................................................
Clear CMOS Jumper: JBAT139................................................................................................................................................................
Slots40................................................................................................................................................................
PCI (Peripheral Component Interconnect) Slot40................................................................................................................................................................
HTX (HyperTransport) Slot40................................................................................................................................................................
PCI Interrupt Request Routing41................................................................................................................................................................
System Assembly Flowchart42................................................................................................................................................................
System Assembly44................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Cover44................................................................................................................................................................
CPU, Heatsink45................................................................................................................................................................
DDRII Memory48................................................................................................................................................................
PCI Expansion Card50................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive52................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Mounting54................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Ears54................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Rails55................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Rails57................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis into the Rack58................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis off the Rack60................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 BIOS Setup61................................................................................................................................................................
Entering Setup62................................................................................................................................................................
Control Keys63................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help63................................................................................................................................................................
General Help 63................................................................................................................................................................
The Menu Bar64................................................................................................................................................................
Main64................................................................................................................................................................
Advanc ed64................................................................................................................................................................
Security81................................................................................................................................................................
Power82................................................................................................................................................................
Boot84................................................................................................................................................................
Exit85................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A nVIDIA SATA RAID87................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction88................................................................................................................................................................
System Requirement88................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Arrays88................................................................................................................................................................
Summary of RAID Configurations88................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Configuration88................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Configuration Instructions89................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up the NVRAID BIOS89................................................................................................................................................................
Installing the RAID Driver (for bootable RAID Array)93................................................................................................................................................................
NVIDIA RAID Utility Installation95................................................................................................................................................................
Initializing and Using the Disk Array96................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Drives Management98................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing RAID Array Configurations98................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up a Spare RAID Disk99................................................................................................................................................................
Morphing From One RAID Array to Another103................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Plug Array104................................................................................................................................................................
Initializing a RAID Array105................................................................................................................................................................
Rebuilding a RAID Array108................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing a RAID Array111................................................................................................................................................................
Usind Disk Alert112................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B LSI SAS RAID113................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction to Integrated RAID114................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated RAID Benefits and Features114................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Mirroring Overview115................................................................................................................................................................
IM Features116................................................................................................................................................................
IM/IME Description117................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Mirroring Firmware119................................................................................................................................................................
Fusion-MPT Support120................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Integrated Mirroring Volumes121................................................................................................................................................................
IM Configuration Overview121................................................................................................................................................................
Creating IM and IME Volumes121................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a Second IM or IME Volume124................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Hot Spares125................................................................................................................................................................
Other Configuration Tasks126................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Striping Overview128................................................................................................................................................................
IS Features128................................................................................................................................................................
IS Description129................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Striping Firmware130................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Integrated Striping Volumes131................................................................................................................................................................
IS Configuration Overview131................................................................................................................................................................
Creating IS Volumes131................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a Second IS Volume133................................................................................................................................................................