Build / Assembly

1. Review build notes / Check certification

Build notes are reviewed to ensure that any special build requests are performed. Components are als...
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2. Test the power supply for adequate voltage levels

Your power supply is tested for stable output of all voltage levels (3.3V, 5V, 12V, etc). Laptop pow...
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3. Check for post of MB / CPU / ram

Your motherboard, CPU, and memory are tested to ensure they are in working condition before we conti...
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4. Verify latest approved BIOS is installed

Your BIOS is updated to the most recent stable release provided by the manufacturer....
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5. Verify all parts and serial numbers

Your system has finished initial testing! We also double check all the parts on your order at this s...
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6. Check for post of fully completed system

The completed system is turned on for the first time!...
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7. Verify correct memory speed, timings and voltage

We verify that your memory is running at the correct settings for best stability and performance (s...
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8. Set QFan and fan monitor settings (if applicable)

Special features are turned on to keep your system running quieter....
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9. Set SATA controller mode

We set the SATA controller to either RAID or AHCI mode according to the drive configuration....
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10. Set boot order

Your boot order is set to CDROM (top drive) -> Hard Drive...
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11. Disable any unnecessary onboard devices

All onboard items that are not used by your configuration are disabled (depending on your hardware c...
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