I believe only ASUS can tell you if THEIR board will work without that pin.
I would contact ASUS support for clarification.
Thank you for your answer. I will to try to contact with them.
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Thank you very much to Al Hill for the information posted previously.
I just wanted to confirm the information posted above, in this case, since the board was manufactured by ASUS, the best thing to do in order to get the information you are looking for will be to get in contact directly with them.
ASUS’s support site: https://www.asus.com/us/support/
ASUS’s phone number: 1-877-339-2787
Any questions, please let me know.