Amigakit still didn’t send back my card. I am getting frustrated with their customer care, especially because they give no update at all. I don’t even know what to do now.
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Please understand that we can't do anything about the service that you get from a reseller. We've given a margin to the reseller so he can take care of customers with the money made. If they don't do that service, you should re-consider if that reseller can be your partner for your next purchase. However, since we've made LESS than on a direct purchase, please understand that we can't invest any extra time into going after our resellers.
If you've paid with PayPal, just open a dispute there.
The "bottom left" and "top right" pin of the unpopulated oscillator place for the FPU are a good place for measuring the supply voltage. It should be 5V.
Since your card has been tested successfully here, you may need to dig deeper; you may have a ground loop or some other grounding problem with your computer. Try to remove most of the connections you have with your computer, especially Audio connections, as these are most prone to ground loops.
Is the wiring in your house 2-wire or 3-wire (with separate ground)? And what about the PSU, is that grounded? Do you have EMI sources such as a mobile phone or a wireless router near the computer(s)?
I'm still working on this one.
To eliminate external problems with electricity, psu, EMI sorces and such I have sent the aca to an elite amiga user with much more knowledge about electronics and he has tested the card with 3 different Amiga 1200 and has 5 volt on the aca card and he gets the same issues with the aca1233n with all three amigas. I have attached a screenshot of a memorytest.
He is planning to do more tests but there must be something wrong with the card that didn't show when you tested it. Maybe a bad connection somewhere on the card. I'll get back with more information when he's made more tests.
do i need ACATune with the latest Card-Version? Got mine last week.
The wiki page for ACATune doesnt list 1233n as supported.
ACAtune is not required and does not support this new card - please use the library and dedicated tools.