DP43TF BIOS replacement
There's a mainboard in the Base that needs a replacement BIOS, let's try our soldering skills.. :) As a result, we could have a replacement for Evilbastard and a decent gaming/3D modeling computer too.
Please help supply the CPU (LGA775) to test it with.
- replacement preprogrammed SMD BIOS chip .. http://www.bios-service-center.com/product_info.php?products_id=8151
I'm going to purchase this. --Martian742 18:00, 6 June 2012 (CEST)
Other components needed for testing the board after repair
- WE NEED a processor (LGA775) .. http://processormatch.intel.com/CompDB/SearchResult.aspx?Boardname=dp43tf
- ?WE HAVE? RAM .. DDR2 http://www.intel.com/support/motherboards/desktop/dp43tf/sb/CS-029150.htm
Unbuffered, single-sided or double-sided DIMMs with the following restriction: Double-sided DIMMs with x16 organization are not supported. 16 GB maximum total system memory using DDR2 800 MHz or DDR2 667 MHz DIMMs Minimum recommended total system memory: 512 MB Non-ECC DIMMs Serial Presence Detect DDR2 800 MHz or DDR2 667 MHz SDRAM DIMMs DDR2 667 MHz DIMMs with SPD timings of only 5-5-5 (tCL-tRCD-tRP) DDR2 800 MHz DIMMs with SPD timings of only 5-5-5 or 6-6-6 (tCL-tRCD-tRP)
- WE SHOULD HAVE: a GPU .. PCIe or PCI