Review build notes / Check certification
Build notes are reviewed to ensure that any special build requests are performed. Components are also checked for compatibility for any certification applied to your computer.
Verify latest approved BIOS is installed
Your BIOS is updated to the most recent stable release provided by the manufacturer.
Check for post of fully completed system
The completed system is turned on for the first time!
Verify correct memory speed, timings and voltage
We verify that your memory is running at the correct settings for best stability and performance (sometimes the motherboard does not automatically select the right speed).
Set QFan and fan monitor settings (if applicable
Special features are turned on to keep your system running quieter.
Set SATA controller mode
We set the SATA controller to either RAID or AHCI mode according to the drive configuration.
Set boot order
Your boot order is set to CDROM (top drive) -> Hard Drive
Disable any unnecessary onboard devices
All onboard items that are not used by your configuration are disabled (depending on your hardware configuration this may include RAID).