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  1. Intel Skylake and Kaby Lake Hyperthreading Bug

    Have you already heard from this news:
    https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/06/25/intel_skylake_kaby_lake_microcode_bug/

    Does anybody know if there is a fix available from Asus yet?
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    Isn't this the same error as was/is discussed...

    Isn't this the same error as was/is discussed here:
    https://rog.asus.com/forum/showthread.php?77522-Maximus-VIII-Hero-Freezeing-(ACPI-error-)

    and here:...
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    I've experiencing the same problem: Rock stable...

    I've experiencing the same problem:
    Rock stable in Windows itself but unpredicted freezings during gaming (might happen after some minutes, some hours or some days). Now I have deinstalled all ASUS...
  4. Seriously, is this whole skylake plattform that...

    Seriously, is this whole skylake plattform that sensitive to everything that's so hard to get a fully stable system out of it (it seems to be so)? My system configurations in the last 10 years were...
  5. OK I'll try manual RAM settings. BTW: 4 modules...

    OK I'll try manual RAM settings. BTW: 4 modules were tested by Asus because it is said in the QVL to be fully compatible by using 4 dimms.
  6. Yes latest BIOS ver. 1402

    Yes latest BIOS ver. 1402
  7. Exactly THIS kit of memory is on the official QVL...

    Exactly THIS kit of memory is on the official QVL list from Asus for exactly this specific mainboard! So it can't be incompatible. The memory is used with XMP profile. No further overclocking is done...
  8. So now I've replaced the PSU and the RAM with new...

    So now I've replaced the PSU and the RAM with new and fully compatible ones (RAM is on the QVL; please see my updated specs). Today I've got the "boot to BIOS, no drives visible" problem again. Any...
  9. I'm reffering to the Windows 10 fast boot / fast...

    I'm reffering to the Windows 10 fast boot / fast startup option in the energy options of Windows 10. If enabled the PC is not able to boot correctly on the next boot after being shut down as...
  10. Update: New QVL compatible RAM (Corsair...

    Update:
    New QVL compatible RAM (Corsair CMK16GX4M4A2400C14 4x4GB Kit) and new PSU (Corsair AX760) is installed. Also I've upgraded to the new BIOS 1402.

    But to no positive effect. Fast boot is...
  11. I've already updated to BIOS 1302 since it came...

    I've already updated to BIOS 1302 since it came out in December. But it seems that I've got some other problems with my current (Crucial) RAM (please see my other threat here), so this RAM will be...
  12. @Olivetree: I thought disabling the 2nd boot...

    @Olivetree:
    I thought disabling the 2nd boot device would work, but today the PC was booting directly into BIOS again.

    As @NemesisChild suggested I've checked the shown boot devices and suddenly...
  13. Ok after some further investigation on the...

    Ok after some further investigation on the internet I think I will replace the RAM with this one which is also on the QVL:
    Corsair CMK16GX4M4A2400C14 (4x4GB kit)

    The current Crucial...
  14. This particular kit ist not on the Asus QVL, but...

    This particular kit ist not on the Asus QVL, but it is DDR 4 2133 Mhz memory. But it is listed on the Crucial website as fully compatible with the Asus Maximus VIII Hero mainboard.

    What exactly do...
  15. I am using BIOS version 1302 and Asus utilities...

    I am using BIOS version 1302 and Asus utilities are installed (using the software versions which were the latest in December 2015).
  16. Ok thank you!

    Ok thank you!
  17. It is indeed an older power supply (maybe 4-5...

    It is indeed an older power supply (maybe 4-5 years old). But how could this affect the mentioned problem? The PC is starting, Windows is beginning to boot yet when shortly after 4-5 seconds the...
  18. The shown QCODE when the screen goes black while...

    The shown QCODE when the screen goes black while booting is "40". Has to to something with waking up from S4 sleep mode if I am note mistaken according to the mainboard manual?
  19. It's a Logitech K290

    It's a Logitech K290
  20. Windows 10 Fast Boot not working on Asus Maximus VIII Hero

    Hi there again,

    my configuration:
    - Asus ROG Maximus VIII Hero mainboard
    - Intel Core i7-6700 Skylake CPU
    - Crucial CT2K8G4DFD8213 2x8 GB RAM kit
    - Asus STRIX-GTX980-DC2OC-4GD5 Geforce GTX980...
  21. I've just checked this: Besides my two...

    I've just checked this:
    Besides my two DVD-Drives there were "Windows Boot Manager" (on the SSD) and the SSD itself registered as Boot Devices. Now I have disabled the SSD itself as a boot device,...
  22. Strange booting behaviour (to BIOS) Asus Maximus VIII Hero

    Hi there,

    my configuration:
    - Asus ROG Maximus VIII Hero mainboard
    - Intel Core i7-6700 Skylake CPU
    - Crucial CT2K8G4DFD8213 2x8 GB RAM kit
    - Asus STRIX-GTX980-DC2OC-4GD5 Geforce GTX980...
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