What will replace a MSI 7042 Motherboard?

  wrinckly 22:50 16 Dec 2005

This is all of the info on the board I need to replace. Do you know where I can get one or a replacement?

MS-7042 v1.X M-ATX mainboard.

The MS-7042 is based on VIA® PT800 & VIA® 8237
chipsets for optimal system efficiency. Designed to fit the advanced
Intel® Pentium 4 processor in the 478-pin package, MS7042
delivers a high performance and professional desktop platform

MS-7042 M-ATX Mainboard

Mainboard Specifications


Supports Socket 478 for Intel® Pentium 4 (Socket 478) processor
Supports Socket 478 for Intel® Northwood/Prescott processor
Supports up to 3.6 GHz P4 processor


VIA® PT800 chipset

-Supports AGP 8x/4x.
-Supports FSB 800/533/400MHz.
-Supports DDR 400/333/266 memory interface.

VIA® 8237 chipset THIS IS ON MY BOARD
- High Bandwidth V-link Client Controller.
-Integrated Faster Thernet LPC.
- AC’97 controller.
-Supports 8 USB 2.0/1.1 ports.

Main Memory

Supports four memory banks using two 184-pin unbuffered DIMM.
Supports DDR SDRAM 400/333/266.
Max memory size is 2GB without ECC.


Three 32-bit Master PCI Bus slot
One AGP(Accelerated Graphic Port) slot

On-Board IDE

An IDE controller on the VIA® 8237 chipset provides IDE HDD/CD-ROM
with PIO, Bus Master and Ultra DMA66/100/133 operation modes.
Can connect up to four IDE devices.

On-Board Peripherals

On-Board Peripherals include:

-1 floppy port supports 2 FDD with 360K, 720K, 1.2M, 1.44M and 2.88
-1 serial port
-1 parallel port supports SPP/EPP/ECP mode
-8 USB 2.0 / 1.1 ports (Rear*4 / Front*8)

-1 RJ45 connector
-1 Rear 1394 port (6 Pins)
-1 SPDIF-In / 1 SPDIF-Out
-3 Line-Out / 1 Line-In / 1 MIC
-1 game port (internal)


S/W C-Media 9761 5.1 channel with SPDIF in/out.


VIA® VT 8237 MAC + VIA® VT6103 PHY

IEEE 1394



The mainboard BIOS provides “Plug & Play” BIOS which detects the peripheral
devices and expansion cards of the board automatically.
The mainboard provides a Desktop Management Interface (DMI) function
which records your mainboard specifications.


M-ATX Form Factor: 24.5 cm (L) x 23 cm (W)


9 mounting holes


Support STR/STD
PC 2001 compliant

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