Problem I: Early BIOS of the AOpen AK33
All motherboards worked immediately with a new installation of Windows 98 or 2000 and the driver update to VIA's
Note the second number just before the 'PCI-PCI bridge' in the picture above. The AK33 reports "0583". This is the wrong value for the KT133, and so Windows 2000 will not activate the AGP driver. This is irrelevant under Windows 98, however, because the device ID does not matter. Therefore Windows 98 users will not encounter this problem.
This is the correct version: The KT133 chipset reports "8305" to the operating system. We contacted AOpen and promptly received a new BIOS that you can