Key BIOS (CMOS) Settings
For Games with Intel DG31PR Motherboard (NASCAR Racing & Need for Speed Carbon)

This page shows how to set the key BIOS settings for games with a DG31PR motherboard.

Click here for detailed instructions on using the BIOS Setup Utility to set the BIOS.

  1. Press the F2 key during boot to enter the BIOS Setup Utility.
  2. On the Exit Screen, select Load Optimal Defaults.
  3. Select Y for Yes in the confirmation box and press Enter.
  4. Set the settings shown in the table below.
  5. When finished, go to the Exit menu and select Save Custom Defaults. Press Enter and confirm when prompted.
Menu Item Submenu (as applicable) Setting or Comments
Main System Date   (Enter Current date.)
System Time   (Enter current local time.)
Advanced Boot Configuration CPU Fan Control Disable
System Fan Control Disable
Peripheral Configuration High Definition Front Panel Audio Disable
Floppy Controller Diskette Controller Disable
Power After Power Failure   Power On
Boot Boot Device Priority CD / DVD-ROM Drive (Must be in first position.)
  Hard Disk Drive (Must be in second position.)