Application Notes

AN01 BIOS Update

CGUTIL: This Application Note provides information about updating the embedded BIOS on all congatec modules and how to backup the BIOS of a specific module to a file
10.02.2011

AN02 Remote Control

This application note describes how the Remote Access is supported by the congatec Embedded BIOS (based on AMIBIOS 8) and can be used to control and configure systems on where there is no monitor, LCD or keyboard connected.
25.08.2006

AN03 Watchdog

This application note describes the Watchdog feature found on congatec AG modules. It explains the full feature set, however some items may not be applicable for systems which do not support all Watchdog features.
22.09.2006

AN04 EEV EX01

This Application Note provides information about the restraints on the congatec ETX modules, when it is used in the ETX Evaluation Baseboard EEV-EX01 from Evalue Technology Inc., and how they can be eliminated.
02.12.2008

AN05 BIOS Update and Write Protection

CGUTIL: This Application Note explains the benefits and describes the security feature called
23.01.2012

AN06 BIOS Recovery

This application note describes how to recover the congatec Embedded BIOS on congatec CPU modules.
23.01.2012

AN07 External BIOS Update

This AN describes how to update the congatec Embedded BIOS from an external FWH or SPI flash device
05.03.2013

AN08 Create OEM Default Map

CGUTIL: This application note describes how to create and add OEM CMOS default maps with the congatec System Utility tool.
14.02.2011

AN09 RTC Battery Lifetime

This application note is a short example of how to calculate the maximum battery service time when a specified RTC circuit battery type must be used. Additionally, it also describes how to determine the required RTC circuit battery capacity when a...
14.02.2011

AN10 BIOS Setup Configuration

CGUTIL: This Application Note is intended to explain how the congatec Embedded BIOS Setup program can be customized and adapted to the requirements of a particular application. The customization of the BIOS Setup program can be done using the...
23.01.2012

AN11 Create and add Bootlogo

CGUTIL: This application note describes how to create and add a OEM Bootlogo to the congatec embedded BIOS using the congatec System Utility tool.
23.01.2012

AN12 Modify EPI File

CGUTIL: This Application Note is intended to explain how EPI (Embedded Panel Interface) display configuration files can be created or modified with the congatec System Utility tool.
23.01.2012

AN13 Load BIOS Setup Defaults

This Application Note is intended to explain how the embedded BIOS of the congatec CPU modules can be forced to load the BIOS defaults settings (manufacturer settings)when the BIOS setup was changed in a way that the module is not able to boot...
14.02.2011

AN14 ETX XTX Mounting Solutions

This Application Note provides information about the mounting solutions (heatspreader - CPU module - baseboard) that are possible with congatec XTX or ETX modules.
14.02.2011

AN15 Configure RAID System

This Application Note is a short example of how to setup and configure a system to operate in RAID Level1 (Mirror) with two Serial ATA hard disk drives while using Microsoft Windows XP.
07.02.2011

AN17 HDMI DP Implementation

This application note provides information about implementing a HDMI or DisplayPort interface on COM Express™ carrier boards.
17.02.2011

AN18_USB_Client_Port

conga-CA,conga-CAx and conga-QAguide how to configure the USB client port on congatec modules
16.12.2009

AN21 Create and add an OEM ACPI SLIC table module to a congatec BIOS

This Application Note provides information and an example about how to create and add an OEM ACPI SLIC table module into the BIOS of either a XTX, COM Express orQseven CPU module.
17.06.2011

AN22 Windows Installation without using USB powered ROM drive

This Application Note provides information about the installation of Windows XP or Windows 7 when a USB powered CDROM does not work.
30.03.2012

AN23 Implementation details for Intel EMGD graphic drivers on conga-QA6/CA6 modules

This Application Note provides implementation details for Intel EMGD graphic drivers onTopcliff modules.
28.03.2012