Updating bios without floppy
If you need to flash your BIOS and your computer does not have a floppy drive, there are a couple options you could try to accomplish this task.Check the motherboard manufacturer website to see if they have a Windows-based BIOS flash utility available for download and use.~ Socrates OCN Workout/Fitness Club there is 3 ways.
To check your BIOS version from the Command Prompt, hit Start, type “cmd” in the search box, and then click the “Command Prompt” result—no need to run it as an administrator.Hi Hope someone can help I have a Max Data PC with an Asus A8N-VM Mo Bo and an AMD athlon 64 3200 processor. Both Maxdata and Asus say my sytem will support Amd dual core so I have acquired a 4200 dual core However I was instructed to update my Bios which I downloaded from Max Data website using their link Unfortunately when I run it asks for a floppy disk and I dont have a floppy drive.I know i can buy a USB floppy but can I somehow run this update from maybe a bootable CD?If so how Thanks to anyone who can help Regards Who said it needed updating and why? I've found updating firmware can sometimes cause more problems than they cure. Wayne Click here to see the CNet faces, learn a little about analog and digital data, Internet connections, Spyware removal, and download free software.Character - Doing the right thing when no one is looking.The best way to find out is to either check documentation for your CD-Writer or just try creating a bootable CD and see if it works.You also need to make sure you force a boot to the CD when your computer starts up.Select the CD drive and see if the computer will boot to the CD and load the BIOS flash utility.You probably shouldn’t update your BIOS, but sometimes you need to.It is a shame for a man to grow old without ever seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable.~ Socrates OCN Workout/Fitness Club[Official] Delidded Crewman 5.5Ghz Validation No man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training.