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Model : X8SIL
BIOS Version : 1.2a (X8SIL2.723)
I cannot enter BIOS when I pressed "Delete" key by "Dell" USB keyboard; PS/2 keyboard works.
How do I disable the onboard NICs on my X8SIL-F mainboard? I have the BIOS 1.0c and search through the BIOS options to find a setting but I didn't succeed.
Will X8SIL-F motherboard with i3 process work with 32gb of RDIMM ECC?
I have X8SIL-V which is working fine with SATA HDD. After connecting 500GB SAS HDD to the X8SIL-V board I am unable see SAS HDD in BIOS or BOOT option or unable to install windows OS by either selecting IDE/RAID/AHCI in BIOS.
We have your X8SIL system. We tried to configure onboard RAID, but don’t see such option to do so. Are you getting a defective board?
The MB is X8SIL-F; Intel Xeon 3450 & Memory Modules 4GB DDR3 PC3L 10600R (HMT351R7CFR8A-H9) ; the BIOS is R1.2a.
We upgraded memory modules with 8GB DDR3 PC3L 10600R (HMT31GR7CFR4A-H9) and system can't boot up (No Display). Any idea?
On X8SIL-F using i3-540 processor and using CentOS 6.4, an error message "Your BIOS is broken; DMAR reported at address fed93000 returns all ones!" is seen during startup. This was seen even after upgrading to latest BIOS R1.2a.
Is this a BIOS bug?
I had Super Micro 5016i-MR server purchased from you awhile back. I am trying to revamp the server to support a new RAID configuration (the server was initially setup with one SATA Drive). In browsing through your online manual, it states it supports RAID and I have gone through the BIOS and made sure that the SATA settings are setup correctly. Unfortunately, the only options I have to set are SATA or AHCI, but there is no RAID option as indicated in the server manual.
Can you help me to confirm if this chassis 813MTQ-R400CB:
would be compatible with X8SIL-F:
I saw from X8SIL-F optimized chassis list there are few 813MTQ::
We would like to know if there is some kind of way to read out the power consumption/draw via IPMI for the following Supermicro boards:
- Supermicro X9SCI/X9SCA
- Supermicro X8DTT-H
- Supermicro X8SIE
- Supermicro PDSMU
- Supermicro X8DTU
- Supermicro X8STI
- Supermicro X8SIL
- Supermicro X7DWU
- Supermicro PDSMI+
If so, how we can access them.
If not, is there are any other (recommended) ways to retrieve the power consumption (we would like to monitor them via a combo of Nagios/Graphite).
We have your X8SIL-F system. It sometimes reboot itself randomly. The only thing we noticed is that, around the time of reboot, IPMI logs error "OEM 0#x12 SEL", what does it indicate?
We have several X8SIL-F with 1U 4 bay Supermicro system( not sure about model ), and we recently see some automatic shutdown/power off. Noticed every time right before that happens, we see in IPMI log it gives error( impitool sel ): Type: OEM# 0x12 One of them is with older IPMI firmware, but another one is already with 2.66, but still gives that error, what that error mean?
Does motherboard X8SIL support RAID function?
I am using X8SIL mother board and I cannot create any onboard raid. Why?
I'm getting a CPU overheating error on X8SIL-F that is causing system not to boot. The System temp is showing 99C and the CPU temp is showing "Over heat". I unplugged the server overnight and it seemed to work fine for an hour or so. Then it started to beep. What could be causing this?
We install SATA 6Gb 12 pcs in to the configuration below. But only 11pcs HDD can be recognized. How to make all 12 pcs HDD being recognized? CHASSIS : CSE-826E1-R800LPB BACKPLANE : BPN-SAS-826EL1 M/B : X8SIL-F RAID CARD : Adaptec ASR-5445 (FW 18252) HDD : SATA 6Gb/s Hitachi HUA723020ALA640 *12pcs
Did X8SIL-F motherboard support 1.35V memory? If not, why does 1.35V memory show up in your memory compatible list?
I've got a supermicro x8sil-f motherboard mounted in a chassis which dont have connector for chassis intrusion. The machine alarms beep randomly. I've tried putting a jumper on the chassis intrusion pins but it's still red. any ideas? I had the chassis fans connected to a regular molex > fan splitter.
I have X8SIL with BIOS v1.2 (X8SIL1.819) from the website, but I cannot enter BIOS when I pressed "Delete" key by USB keyboard; PS/2 keyboard works ok. Do you have any fix for the problem?
Can I use the Xeon E3-1220 V2 processor on the X8SIL motherboard?
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I have a supermicro server, that stops at boot, with the msg SYSTEM INITIALIZING with BA code at the right.
There is an issue. When we are generating the component rating of the system it shows UNRATED for all the components (Please see the attachment for better idea), while a normal system shows their components rating by using same methods.
Super Micro Workstation Configuration Details as below:-
Motherboard Supermicro X9DAI
Processor Xeon E5 2665 2.40 Ghz (Single CPU)
RAM 16 GB REG. DDR3 1600 Mhz.
HD 2TB Sata
Graphic Card Nvidia Quadro 600
OS Windows 7 -64 bit – Prof.
Please kindly provide the solution for the same ASAP.
I plug in 4GB of memory into my P8SAA board but Windows XP only shows 3GB of memory. Everything works fine but why does Windows shows only 3GB of memory?
I have X8DTH-iF motherboard with 2 E5450 processors and 32GB ECC reg memory. I use: 1) RevoDrive 3 as PCI-slot bootable drive (http://www.ocztechnology.com/ocz-revodrive-3-x2-pci-express-ssd.html) with Windows 7 ultimate (latest drivers), 2) ATI FirePro 3D graphic card (http://www.amd.com/US/PRODUCTS/WORKSTATION/GRAPHICS/ATI-FIREPRO-3D/V8800/Pages/v8800.aspx) (latest drivers), 3) Adaptec 6805 RAID controller (latest firmware and drivers). For some reason, these 3 devices do not work together. Any two of them work perfectly, but when I connect all 3, RevoDrive disappears from BIOS. What could be the issue? I tried to switch their places on PCI slots, it did not help.
How do I create a bootable USB stick?
How to flash iSCSI option ROM to AOC-SG-I4?
I noticed X8 DP series motherboard showing "ERST: Failed to get Error Log Address Range" message during the RHEL/CentOS 6.2,6.3 version while booting. What is this problem related to?
I have this server : http://www.supermicro.com/products/system/2u/6027/sys-6027r-trf.cfm?parts=show At the system initialization it hang with a post code “B7”. I try to search AMI bios post code on your web site but I don’t find them. Do you have a description list of AMI bios post code ? Do you know what means the post code “B7” ?
What's the difference between the 82579LM and 82574L chipsets for the upcoming of the socket type LGA1155 motherboard?
Does the FAQ below point to a dead-end?
I have a customer who purchased 5 HDS-FI785D-M01 Fusion cards, he thinks he is having a driver issue (I am getting third party information on this). I saw that it was an issue at one time anyway since it was posted but the link is dead.
Can you send me a direct link to these FusionIO drivers please…?
Also where can I get the manual for this?
Is this X11SBA-F compatible with SC504-203B chassis?
Do you think it can change IP address on SBM-XEM-002M had BMB-CMM-002 just like CMM module.
SYS-1018R-WR using PWS-407P-1R power supply. Can it replace with PWS-606P-1R
Can X9DRi-LNF4F+ support ESXi 5.5?
What the difference between MEM-DR316L-SL02-ER16 and MEM-DR316L-SL02-ER16?
With multiple GPUs in the system, how does one choose a specific card to become the primary video output?
One of the servers we purchased (one of the ones that you helped us finish putting together) is having an issue with the onboard 1GB NICs. After running for a few hours it’ll lose connectivity and only rebooting it resolves the issue. We’ve tried swapping cables and switch ports, and have tried both of the onboard 1GBs. Both have the same issue.
Anything you guys can think of to resolve it? This is the only server having this issue. Seems like it may require a MB replacement.
I am using the X9DRD-7LN4F motherboard. I am able to access the RAID set up utility for the onboard LSI 2308 controller. However, I don't see an option to create RAID. How can I create RAID.
Can I install a RAID card x8 and a video card x16 on this MB (through the riser card)? The chassis would be 813TQ-600WB.
I am using the X10DRH-C motherboard. I have created a mirror RAID 1 with two ST1000NX0303 on the onboard LSI 3108 controller. I was able to install the Windows 2012 R2 OS, but when I reboot, I can no longer boot into the OS. How can I resolve this issue?
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