ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is a Taiwanese company specializing in manufacturing hardware such as motherboards, video cards, optical discs and portable computers.

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Asus N82J won't boot from DVD

I have a Asus N82J and I want to reinstall Win7. I have a DVD, which boots on other PCs as expected. The UEFI is set to boot from DVD, but it wont find any bootable media. I can not find an option ...
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How do I enable TPM in the BIOS?

I have a new motherboard (Asus Sabertooth Z87) which cliams to support TPM. However, when I attempt to enable TPM - I don't see an appropriate setting in the BIOS. Obviously I'm looking for something ...
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Asus ultrabook won't turn on

I have an ASUS ZENBOOK UX31A with windows 8 installed on it, I recently tried to start the laptop, and it just doesn't do anything, it won't turn on any lights, no reaction what so ever. If I plug in ...
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Enter key on ASUS Taichi is intermitent

My girlfriend recently got an ASUS Taichi. I have been setting it up and putting programs on it for the last day, and I have noticed that sometimes the enter key just doesn't work. It is not just ...
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After resuming from sleep, computer reboots before login screen

(Solved... I guess? See 3rd edit) (edit: followed instructions here http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/449401/constantly-restarts-before-login-screen/ to disable rebooting on system ...
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Transfer Linksys router configuration to Asus router

I recently purchased an Asus RT-N66U wireless router to replace my old Linksys WRT160N. Since I have so many Wi-Fi enabled devices throughout my home, I don't want to bother having to set up each and ...
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Can I patch the bugs in my laptop UEFI implementation?

I have an Asus X54H-SX137D laptop, with a K54L mainboard, which supports UEFI booting (AMI Aptio 4.5). I was using BIOS mode, and all functions were working well. In order to reap the benefits of a ...
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Asus Zenbook has blurry icons

My Asus Zenbook (UX32VD) has a weird problem with some graphics. It is a 13 inch laptop with 1920 x 1080 resolution running Windows 8. Some graphics are very blurry and some are not. I find it very ...
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Asus specific utilities

I just bought the new HW for my home PC. On the DVD with MotherBoard drivers I see a lot of different drivers itself and a lot of different utilities: norton antivirus Google Chrome WinZip a lot of ...
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Contradictory RAM clock speeds

I have a Asus U32U Rx012D. Here is the relevant specification : Memory : DDR3 1333/1066 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 8 GB SDRAM *1 My processor is an E450 which means DDR3 ...
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Win8 drivers for Asus U36SD

I bought Asus u36sd notebook last year, when Win8 was in preview, and after official release asus responded to my support question that they'll not release win8 drivers. Interestingly, there are win8 ...
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Turning off Touchpad Multi Gesture in Windows 8

I have an Asus A55V laptop with Windows 8 installed on it. Now I'm trying to turn off the Touchpad gestures. On Superuser I found this answer: However, after experimenting with drivers I found a ...
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How can I get my 16GB SD card reader to work on my ASUS A55A with Windows 8?

I have a 16 GB SD card (Lexar Platinum II 16 GB SDHC 200x) from my camera (Olympus PEN Mini E-PM1). When I plug the SD card into my computer (ASUS A55A with Windows 8), there is no response, and the ...
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Wi-Fi network speed drops occasionally

The problem is that I periodically experience major speed drop in my Wi-Fi home network. Sometimes I even loose the connection at all. Videos on Youtube don't load normally and webpages don't load ...
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What is my missing SSD drive used for?

My new asus laptop came with an ssd drive and a normal drive. I was expecting to see the c drive as the ssd but it doesnt even have a drive letter. I assume that its not actually big enough to have ...
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Windows (Win 7) Troubleshooter & Fix It Troubles 0x80070003 Runtime Errors & Others

Here is one for you to sink your “teeth” into! All my Window 7 Troubleshooters will not run. They all come up with error code 0x80070003 which Fix It indicates is a runtime error as I have it. I ...
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ASUS notebook brightness does not work properly

Recently on my notebook's brightness stopped working. Pressing FN+F5/F6 shows the Windows 8 brightness slider, and it goes up/down, but doesn't adjust the actual brightness. Changing it manually ...
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2x RT-AC66R - Confusion on both Bridge setup and AC mode

I just picked up two Asus RT-AC66R wireless routers, but I am a bit confused on the proper way to actually get them configured. I might have some things mixed because I am at work and trying to write ...
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Asus Smart Gesture auto disable touchpad when mouse connected, conflicts with touch display

I am using a Laptop with a touch display and a mouse touchpad. Asus Taichi21 (smaller one). The touchpad is not that optimal, so using the keyboard sometimes lead to a mouseclick (then hand areas ...
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Booting from a DVD with an ASUS R503U [duplicate]

I just bought an ASUS R503U, it came with a pre installed Windows 8. I want to change the OS. The problem is I cant seem to boot from the DVD drive. I have accessed the BIOS and only have one boot ...
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I lost Windows 7 after restoring my laptop, now I have windows vista, how do I get windows 7 back?

So I turned my computer on 2 days ago, and it started restoring it automatically and I didn't want to turn it off just in case something bad happened, so I let it go, I left and came back and it was ...
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Disabling System Interrupts in Windows 7 - (high CPU usage, semi solved)

I know the system interrupts topic is pretty common with varying solutions but I had a question about how to implement a solution in Windows 7 the way I did in Ubuntu 12.04. Background: Bought an ...
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Asus T3-M2NC51PV usb boot

I try to boot a centos netinstall image from a pendrive, without success. I set the usb as the booting device. I tried to set how the system sees the usb device, as cdrom or hdd, and I tried all the ...
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How to force Windows XP to use a particular driver?

I understand in theory how to enable AHCI after having installed windows in IDE mode. I am running into this problem however: the driver provided by Asus for Windows XP Pro x64, AMD AHCI Driver ...
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Asus K55VM usb 3.0 issue

Good day superusers! I own the above laptop and I found out that there are some unknown and unusual issues with usb 3.0 ports. I haven't noticed anything strange until now. I got a new toshiba usb ...
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CPU overheat after cleaning the fan

I have decided to clean my computer. I opened it, removed the fan from the CPU and cleaned it. It was jammed with a lot of dust. After I put it back, and it rotates much smoother and better, I started ...
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Will my new drive fit in my laptop?

My laptop is a ASUS K53E My current dive is Height 9.5mm Width 69.75mm Length 100.3mm The new drive is Height 7.00 Width 69.85 Length 100.00 My question is is the new drive to wide?
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IBM Model M keyboard not detected on cold boot?

Sharing some experience for the clicky keyboards fans, hope it can be useful so somebody... A few months ago I got my first mechanical keyboard : an old IBM Model M, that I found in an electronic ...
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LBA48 PCI Controller Card to use +137gb drives

I currently have in my possession an old tower with an ASUS motherboard that only has lba28, and am wanting use larger drives than is supported by lba28 (much larger). My question is, can I use an ...
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Restarted PC and my network controller can no longer be found

Pretty much what the subject says; I did a restart of my computer and now my network controller (it's integrated in my Asus motherboard: ASUS M5A97 R2.0) doesn't appear anymore as detected hardware; ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Windows 8 dual boot, won't start Windows nor Recovery on Asus N56

http://paste.ubuntu.com/5688077/ Hello, I need help with this. Installed Ubuntu 13.04 on Asus N56 with preinstalled win8, secure boot off, fastboot off, IVT off, legacy mode not enabled, both in EFI ...
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My PC runs but I don't have any video signal on the screen

I have a similar problem described here No video output from motherboard how to debug this?by the user:"alistarmk" with my computer, i.e the computer runs but I don´t have any video signal on the ...
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Asus laptop - wireless turns off when on battery, even though power settings say “maximum performance”

I find myself turning on wireless in the mobility screen (like this) almost every day. The power settings screen shows maximum performance for wireless. Any ideas? Thanks EDIT: In the adapter ...
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Intel Matrix Storage / Raid 1 / Asus P5Q-Pro

I have configured two 1TB Western Digital Green Hard drive into Raid 1 Array via my motherboard BIOS last month. Everything works fine and all data are copied to array and system works properly. few ...
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ASUS N56VZ-S4209P Screen saver, Screen dimming,sleep/hibernation mode not working according to power management settings

I have a problem with my ASUS N56VZ-S4209P(Win8, I7-3630QM) laptop. If I use the fn+f7 command to turn off the screen it turns on by itself after a few seconds (the time varies between 1-10 seconds). ...
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Change only touchpad speed?

I wonder is there any way to change touchpad speed/sensitivity, independent of mouse speed? I'm using Windows 7 x64 on an Asus K53U AMD laptop. ASUS Smart Gesture has no options related to what I ...
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How to replace a asus K53E key?

It is the Q key that fell out. I have 2 pieces 3 including the key its self.
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Windows 7 Ultimate on Asus EeePC 1001PX

I have a Asus EeePC 1001PX and upgraded to Win 7 Ultimate but I couldn't find any driver for the wireless network adapter. Does anyone knows where I can find it? Tried the official page of the Asus ...
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ASUS Q200E boots straight into BIOS

I have an ASUS Q200E running Win8 and it is booting straight into the BIOS. While there, the internal HDD can't be seen, and I also can't boot to a Linux installation from a USB drive. It's running an ...
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is it possible to activate hardware virtualization on a asus x51rlseries laptop?

is it possible to activate hardware virtualization on a asus x51rlseries laptop? I want to install a 64bit virtualbox on this laptop to run windows 8 and the hardware virtualization is a prerequisite ...
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Asus P8Z68-V LX UEFI BIOS

I have a had a custom built PC for about 6 months. I'm using an old Dell monitor which can support 1280x1024 but I prefer to keep the resolution at 1024x768 as its easier for me to read. My ...
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Is an Asus USB-N13 compatible with Linux Mint 14

I'm looking for a wireless adapter for my computer running Linux Mint 14 and would like to know if an Asus USB-N13 is compatible.
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Windows 8 Notebook doesn't stay awake, unable to turn off Sleep Mode [duplicate]

I have an ASUS Pro64JQ notebook, running Windows 8 Pro (64-bit). Recently I noticed that it automatically goes to sleep mode after 5 minutes, even when I turn sleep mode off in the power management ...
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Is it safe to keep the Asus notbook plugged in to AS power while working? [duplicate]

I sometimes work the whole day with the machine. at that time, I keep my lap plugged in the the ac adapter and work with the machine. when im done, i remove it. People say its ok to do this because ...
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Incompatible intel bluetooth and wireless when upgrading Windows 8 to Professional

I have a ASUS N56VM FHD Notebook Intel Core i7 3610QM with Windows 8. I want to upgrade to windows 8 Pro (64 bit), but every time I get an error message that Intel Bluetooth and wireless is not ...
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ASUS ZENBOOK UX51VZ: BIOS fail after 204 update

I got some days ago a ZENBOOK UX51VZ, I hated Windows 8 therefor I successfully installed Windows 7 with all the drivers, everything was working fine; then I stupidly decided to update the BIOS to the ...
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Asus P8H61-M LX won't power up after clearing RTC

I used to have problems with my new Asus P8H61-M LX motherboard: the keyboard wouldn't work properly, I could not boot in windows, it took 3-4 computer boots to get an image on my screen (using the ...
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Laptop Keyboard Water Damage

I have an ASUS g75VW laptop that I bought a couple months ago. A few days ago I accidentally spilled a glass of water on the keyboard when I was cleaning up my desk (I about had a heart attack). I ...
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Whats the maximum amount of ram I can put in Asus EEE PC 1015P EM

My wife got an Asus EEE PC 1015PEM laptop with Windows 7 Starter en 1gb of RAM. I took a look at it and its crazy slow. So I want to replace the 1gb ram with something larger. Its 32bit so its no ...
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Recover lost Windows serial key [duplicate]

I bought an Asus laptop which came with a copy of Windows 7. Long story short I lost the sticker which contained the serial key to my bought product. Should Asus be obliged to send me a serial key if ...