Cmos - bios questions

vbimport

#1

i was looking in there checking how my cd drives or ide’s were setup and i think it was in advanced bios the master an slave had 32 bit trasfer modes listed an they were disabled. would i want that inabled ? oops system is xp,
anthlon 2600xp, msi kt6, lite on dvd-rom, 53x32x53 lite on cd-rw, nvidia 5900 video card, 120 gig wd hdd. and also pci ide busmaster is disabled, or would i want that inabled? just wonderin


#2

From a performance perspective it might be best to enable them. You might not see any specific performance enhancements though.


#3

I think you’d want the pci busmaster enabled, too.