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This motherboard has not been validated for Microsoft* Windows* XP.
You can confirm this information at:
Please test using Microsoft* Windows* 7 or Microsoft* Windows* 8 and check if the issue is the same.
Be sure to be using the latest BIOS (0047) and latest NIC drivers for these operating systems at: