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BIOS update. how?

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by computerdoof, Nov 25, 2009.

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  1. computerdoof

    computerdoof Thread Starter

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    i just purchased an amd athlon xp 2400+ processor for my a7a266 motherboard.
    i need to update my bios to version 1012 to be able to use it.
    i got the bios update folder but im confused on how to apply the update. can someone help me please.
     
  2. Frank4d

    Frank4d Retired Trusted Advisor

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    You need to download and unzip two files from the Asus website. One is the BIOS file, the other is the Award BIOS flash utility.

    Within the flash utility zip folder is a readme.txt with step by step instructions. You can make the required boot floppy on another computer. If the PC with the a7a266 motherboard doesn't have a floppy drive you will need to make a bootable CD/DVD instead.
     
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