8303 8305 8307-xxx IBM NetVista M42 2.8GHz
31 Oct 2002
Tested and Approved with the following Novell products:
Novell Client for Windows 95/98(v3.32) Novell Client for Windows NT/2000/XP(v4.83)

Product Description
Designed for enterprises NetVista M Series desktops deliver maximum IT control with various desktop chassis designs that provide manageability, stability, enhanced security (select models) and outstanding performance. Serious stability NetVista M Series desktops offer smoother worldwide deployments by giving you a choice of four form factors that share a common system Cutting-edge performance The NetVista M Series features the latest powerful Intel® Pentium® 4 processors, Double Data Rate (DDR) memory for up to twice the performance of SDR memory1, integrated Intel Extreme¿ graphics and upgradeable 4X AGP slot (select models). Easy expandability Six easier-to-access high-speed USB 2.0 (select models) ports transfer data up to 40 times faster than USB 1.1. These ports provide backward compatibility and make it easy to add printers, scanners, cameras and other peripherals.

Test Configuration
Product/Model/Rev8303 8305 8307-xxx IBM NetVista M42 2.8GHz/M42/Rev. N/A
CPU Intel Pentium(r) 4; 2.8 GHz
DVD-ROM Drive HLDS GDR-8160B; EIDE; Spin Rate 48x
Hard Disk Drive Maxtor D740X-6L040J2; 40 GB; EIDE
Maxtor D740X-6L080J4 ; 80 GB; EIDE
Host Bus Adapter Intel Integrated Intel(R) 82801DB ICH4 Chipset
LAN Adapter Intel Integrated Intel(R) 82562EX LAN Chipset
Video Adapter Intel Integrated Intel(R) 82845G Chipset ; 48 MB
NVIDIA Corporation Geforce4 MX 420; BIOS ; 64 MB; Video Resolution SVGA
Bus Type32-Bit PCI
1 AGP 4X
1 Parallel Port
1 Serial
6 USB Ports
Computer TypeDesktop or Mid Tower ATX
Floppy Type1.44 MB
Mother Board RevisionPass 5 A01
System Test Kit Version2

Certified Models
8303-D1x 8303-D2x 8303-D3x
8303-CHx 8305-D2x 8305-D3x
8305-D4x 8305-D5x 8305-D6x
8305-D7x 8305-D8x 8305-78x
8305-CJx 8307-D1x 8307-D2x
8307-D3x 8307-77x 8307-79x
8307-CHx 8305-D1x

Adapters and drivers used in testing
Adapter Driver Type File Name Date Size
34L5001 IBM 16/4 Token-Ring PCI Management Adapter
Client OS assigned NDIS Driver
Integrated Intel(R) 82540EM LAN Chipset
Client OS assigned NDIS Driver
Integrated Intel(R) 82562EX LAN Chipset
Client OS assigned NDIS Driver

The term Tested and Approved applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

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