bios update

Forum discussion tagged with bios update.
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    Question Q-Flash won't select the flashdrive with bios update

    I have been trying to update my BIOS for my Gigabyte GA 970A UD3 rev1.1 Socket AM3+ and i got the BIOS update from Gigabyte's website. I put it on a flash drive that i made sure was a FAT32 flash drive. I plug it in, restart my PC, hit the End key until the Q-Flash screen pops up. I choose the...
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    Question X370 Taichi won't post after BIOS update

    asrock x370 taichi 1600x g.skill fortis 2400 My computer won't post after flashing to BIOS 5.60 I followed every instuction on their web site. First was the newest AMD all-in-one driver, Second was flashing to 5.10 (worked good), and finally I flashed to 5.60 and the computer won't post. it...
  3. LuminaR

    Question Xeon E5450 CPU on Asus P5G41T-M-LX2/GB Motherboard

    I brought Xeon E5450 modded (LGA771->775) CPU but didn't installed yet on motherboard, currently I have Core 2 Duo E8500 and BIOS updated to latest 504 version (I updated it about 7 month ago).. So now I'm gonna install that modded cpu on mobo but do I need to reupdate BIOS? I want answer from...
  4. Zyperspace

    Question Used Flash BIOS Button - Now Seemingly Stuck After Finishing

    I tried to update my BIOS using the Flash BIOS Button on my MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX, the red light flashed for two minutes, then it shut off and the rest of the PC is seemingly still powered on. Keep in mind, I didn't have to update before turning on this build, as a recent enough BIOS was...
  5. Jusco

    Question BIOs update?

    I have a i5 6500 and I was wondering if a motherboard update would significantly improve performance. It hasn’t been updated since 2017.
  6. _ZomBoy_

    Question New motherboard BIOS update

    Hello,I want to buy a MSI B360 Gaming Pro Carbon and I want to put a I5 9600K on it but I heard that I need to update the bios to recognize the 9th generation CPU. How can I do update the BIOS if the mobo dosen't recognize the CPU?
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    [SOLVED] Random No Signal at the monitor

    hi everyone. recently I bought SSD m2 and installed it, updated my motherboard BIOS just in case and reinstalled Windows. the first issue that I faced pc does not wake from the sleep mode, so I turned it off. some time after it started to lose signal from a graphic card randomly, mostly during...
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    Question PC is very unresponsive and sluggish after BIOS update.

    Hey guys, so I just flashed my asus strix b450-I BIOS to the BIOS version 2702 from version 2501. Before I updated my BIOS Version, everything was running extremely smoothly and my PC was not slow or sluggish at all. I would get around 140-150 fps in BFV on ultra everything, but after I...
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    Question Computer freezes for around 5 seconds with a loud static noise.

    Computer freezes for around 5 seconds with a loud static noise in headphones. Also updated BIOS at the same time as setting to XMP Generally freezes when I try to play a video or play music or games. Started happening after I set profile to XMP in BIOS. I reset it but it still keeps happening...
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    [SOLVED] Will the GPU's fans turn if the motherboard doesn't have the right bios update?

    Hello, I was just wondering if a GPU's lights or fans will work if the motherboard's BIOS is incompatible with its CPU. In short, I was troubleshooting a system with a Ryzen 3600 in a Gigabyte 450 motherboard but the GPU fans weren't running and I was getting no signal. Then I realized that I...
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    [SOLVED] p7h55 + i7 870 2.90ghz is not compatible? cuz it says...

    Hello, first of all sry for my english... i need a problem i sold my newest setup to buy a car for me. For while i have to use old setup bought from other person. it working perfect... But it says i have to upgrade my bios to fully support that cpu which is i7 870k. the thing is when i play a...
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    Question Do I really need to flashback bios or even do RMA?

    Greetings! I have Asus Z170-A motherboard, my whole story begun due to instability of the system as I used to have the whole system frozen with buzzing sound from speakers. So I performed BIOS update to the latest version through EZflash. Things went smooth and update was successful as appeared...
  13. Pcstarter

    Question mb not entering setup after bios update

    hey! So I just did a bios update on my msi mb and now when I press the power button the only thing happening is a black screen and "a2" in the bottom right corner, when I press del a "entering setup..." appears but nothing happens. I tried resetting cmos by removing the battery, then reinserting...
  14. LarfG

    [SOLVED] How to Install ryzen 5 2600 on a320

    So I'm gonna buy a Ryzen 5 2600 and the service fee is aroung $10(500PhP), It's alot for just putting the CPU so I'd like to do it myself. I have an a320 board with me so I have to update the bios (right?). Should I do it before i put the cpu or after? Also does the fan that comes in the ryzen...
  15. Ashraf546

    [SOLVED] Can I update bios on Asus rog strix H370-F without CPU

    I do have an Asus Rog Strix H370-F Gaming and thinking to put a Core I5-9600K on it but seems that Mobo would not recognize the CPU unless its bios ain't updated. So wondering in here, would I be able to update bios without having a 8th gen CPU on it? Anyone's help would be grateful.
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    Question Anyone has booted BIOS with 3rd gen ryzen with old BIOS?

    Hi, Have you tried to boot into BIOS to update it because the mobo only supports 3rd gen Ryzen with the latest BIOS? The nearby computer stores said I can boot BIOS (and update it) with it but I read everywhere I can't.
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    Question GIGABYTE B450 AORUS ELITE (rev. 1.0) bios update for 3rd gen ryzen

    Hi, I'm about to buy a ryzen 5 3600 and a gigabyte b450 aorus elite (rev1.0), but as I know it doesn't support it till I update the bios to version f40. Will I be able to update it without a cpu that is already supported by the motherboard?
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    [SOLVED] Will a 3600 work with b450 tomahawk without using a 2nd gen ryzen to update the bios?

    Hello guys. I plan on buying a 2600x but I was thinking if I buy a 3600 with a cheaper motherboard (b450 tomahawk) it will be better. I read somewhere that the tomahawk has a function called bios flashback and you are able to download the latest bios without a 2nd gen ryzen. Is that true? If yes...
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    Question BSOD ntoskrnl.exe

    Hey Toms. I Recently upgraded to Zen 2, my setup looks like this R7 3700x (Not overclocked) ROG-Strix-X570-F-Gaming (Not the latest version. I got 0407, which is pretty old, but never attempted a bios upgrade, so wanted input on it) Corsair Vengeance LPX 3200Mhz 16gb, rated for CL 16. ( I have...
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    Question AMD CPU not detected after bios update

    I have update ma config to a New ryzen 3600x in a B450 aorus M motherboard, but as u know, 400 series need a bios update to recognize 3000 cpu. I dont have any other amd cpu , so i get another one: an a8 9600. At the beginning motherboard had f5 version, it detected the a8 cpu and i downloaded...