Anyone know who this Mobo manufacturer is?

  TommyRed 09:21 20 Nov 2003
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Checked my mates PC last night with Belarc Advisor and it said the Mobo was either a VP- or a VB- followed by 4 or 5 digits, forgot to bring the report home so sorry no more info. TR

  Terrahawk 09:27 20 Nov 2003

click here
click here
are these any help

  Stuartli 09:28 20 Nov 2003

For the moment it's known as whistling in the dark...:-)

  Gongoozler 09:31 20 Nov 2003

Hi TommyRed. If you can find the BIOS code, you can often identify the motherboard manufacturer from that. click here

  TommyRed 10:02 20 Nov 2003

The full code is VP3-586B-W877 and I did a google search which suggests it's a MS5184. does anyone concur? TR

  Stuartli 10:37 20 Nov 2003

Here's the spec if this is the mobo:

click here

  Stuartli 10:37 20 Nov 2003

A manual can also be downloaded in ,pdf form.

  Gongoozler 10:41 20 Nov 2003

It could be FIC click here

  TommyRed 12:16 20 Nov 2003

What I want to do is put a 128Mb stick of my RAM in my friends PC to see if his new all-in-one printer/scanner/copier will install and run properly. My Mobo is MS6183 (Micro-Star). He only has 64Mb which is a minimum requirement for it to run. If this deoesn't work we reckon his CD-DOM drive is shot as its been spitting out the CD continuously. Despite using a CD-ROM cleaner,this hasn't resolved the problem much and the cleaner skipped a section so maybe the setup CD did the same and is why we're getting a script error. Anyone's thoughts. TR

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