BIOS flashing

Forum discussion tagged with BIOS flashing.
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    Question ECS P67H2-A2 Mobo hangs with Q-Code 9A (USB Initialization) ?

    I am re-building an older 2nd Gen i5 system for a friend and have been getting repeated BSOD (Kmode exception not handled) during Windows 10 installation. After updating all of the drivers and then rolling back to the originals on the Mobo disk I decided to flash the BIOS. I downloaded the newer...
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    Question RTX 3070 Jetstream - High temperature after BIOS flash?

    Hi everyone, I recently upgraded my CPU, everything worked great until I decided to flash my GPU bios to one which supports resizable bar (from official PALIT website). Up to that point I had my GPU running at around 67 degrees maximum in games like Borderlands 3 (with undervolt - 1935@0.9V)...
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    [SOLVED] How to know if my GPU Dual-bios switch is working when both sides of it have the same BIOS?

    So I bought my XFX RX 570 an year ago from a miner. I got it for a good price but it came with a mining BIOS. Even though the GPU has a dual-bios switch, from what I can see both sides of it have the same mining bios. Is there a way to know whether the switch is working or if it's broken as I'm...
  4. KC_UK_PCbuild

    [SOLVED] Flashing another brand Bios for 0dB fan?

    Hi, I've just bought a Palit 1650 Super Storm X which has a single 92mm fan and successfully NVFlashed it to the OC model bios but I was wondering if I can flash with a different brand model to gain 0dB fan feature which this Palit card doesn't have. It also seems all of the other AIB single...
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    Question Flashing 2080ti fe for rgb control

    as the title states i want to flash my 2080ti fe for rgb control. Im not entirely sure what bios to use and ive been looking around but haven't got a 100% answer. The bios ive been looking into is for an evga xc ultra as it uses a reference pcb. I just want the rgb control because the geforce...
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    [SOLVED] bios flashing for ryzen cpu upgrade

    I am planning to upgrade from a ryzen 2200g to a ryzen 5 2600 to accommodate my gtx 1070 (which is severely bottle necked at the moment). Bios flashing is something I have never done, and I am looking for some insight. I understand that it comes with its risks, but is overall safe and needed to...
  7. Go jun Nyo

    Question Acer Aspire 6530 Flashing Bios

    I've downloaded the files from the acer site. Copied it to my flash drive (FAT32), inserted it to the laptop and the flash drive's led is not flashing indicating no success in bios recovery. Am I doing it right? Any help is much appreciated. Files in the Flash drive -BIOS.wph -WinPlash.exe...
  8. vov4ik_il

    How To Recovering a motherboard/graphics card from a bad BIOS flash with ch341 flasher, 1.8v adapter, and a SOIC-8 clip.

    In general - it is uncommon to have a bad flash, but it is indeed possible. In many cases, it is the improper electronic components handling (static electricity discharge) that makes you look for this guide. This guide is also helpful for AMD users that do not have their new CPU supported with...
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    Question GA-B150M-D3H Problems after Bios update

    Specs: CPU: i7-7700k 4.20ghz Mem: 40 Gs Motherboard: GA-B150M-D3H (Version 1) GPU: GeForce GTX 950 Power Supply: EVGA BR 500 W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX This problem arose when I updated my bios. I had just bought a i7-7700k and my mother board didn't support 7th gen CPU's so I just updated the...
  10. 1337Skrjabin

    Question Pc won't boot after cpu change/after bios update

    Yesterday my friend got his new cpu (i5 3570) instead of his old i3. Before the replace everything worked fine. Motherboard's name is Foxconn H61MXV (i checked the compatability list and 3570 is in it), PSU is 460W. After we replaced the cpu, we didn't recieve any image from monitor and speaker...
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    New HDD - BSOD System service exception?

    I just bought a new Western Digital 1tb black series HDD today and it started off just fine, installed W10 and started downloading my various programs and games that i use. but shortly after i started i got a BSOD with the error "system_service_exception". I am not sure what caused it but i have...
  12. ItsRodas

    Applied thermal paste and pc doesnt boot up (urgent please!!!!)

    Hello guys, so i changed the thermal paste off my CPU (Intel Core 2 Quad q9450 2.6ghz) and when i boot up the computer, it doesn't beep and the monitor shows no signal, why? :( im so desperate please help!!!