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How to solve the following error message when installing Intel Optane Memory driver?(4/1/2017)
Answer:Error 1--- Intel Rapid Storage Technology is Already Installed
→Because your system is already installed Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver, Intel Optane Memory driver cannot be installed properly. Please uninstall Intel Rapid Storage Technology and then install Intel Optane Memory application again.
Error 2 --- Intel Optane Memory is Currently Enabled
→Before uninstalling Intel Optane Memory application or taking Intel Optane memory to another system,
please must disable Intel Optane Memory acceleration function and then uninstall Intel Optane Memory application or remove Intel Optane Memory from M/B.
How to disable "Intel Optane Memory Acceleration” function in application?
→Please refer to the following picture to disable the function in Intel Optane Memory application.
Error 3 --- Unsupported System Drive
→Because your system drive is formatted at MBR partition, please re-install your system drive at GPT format.
Can Intel Optane memory be supported under legacy formatted system drive?(4/1/2017)
Answer:No, the supported storage device (Hard drive, SATA SSD or SSHD) need to formatted for GPT partition and at least 5MB of continuous unallocated space at the end of boot volume.
What is the requirement to support Intel Optane Memory?(4/1/2017)
Answer:To support Intel Optane Memory, please make sure if your system meet the followings:
1. Choose Z270, H270 or B250 series platform and 7th Generation (Kaby Lake) Intel® Core™ Processor.
2. Install Windows 10 64bit OS.
3. The system drive needs to be GPT format.
4. Update to supported BIOS P2.00 or later version.
5. Only supported for SATA-based boot drive
Which BIOS version should I update to support and optimize Intel Optane Memory feature?(4/1/2017)
Answer:Z270, H270 and B250 platform can support Intel Optane memory since BIOS P2.00 version.
Please download BIOS P2.00 or later BIOS version for compatibility with Intel Optane memory.
Download link: https://www.asrock.com/support/index.asp?cat=BIOS