Forum discussion tagged with bios.
  1. DREDKNOT_2077

    Question Firmware Backdoor Discovered in Gigabyte Motherboards im i affected

    with the news about the Firmware Backdoor Discovered in Gigabyte Motherboards im i affected with my three in use mobo are Gigabyte B450 AORUS M Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard updated to F63 Jan 31, 2023 Gigabyte B550M DS3H Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard updated to F17d Mar 23, 2023 Gigabyte B550I...
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    Question My BIOS options aren't like others, so I would like to ask where do I find certain things (like TPM) ?

    OS = Windows 11 Here is a picture of my BIOS. I want to know how to find Secure Boot and TPM 2.0:
  3. DJMalachite

    Question Are Asrock AM4 Motherboards still getting agesa updates?

    Hey all, asked this on reddit but i just wondering if there is still love for am4 motherboards. I have an Asrock B450M Pro4 -F running bios version 7.40, I have had some weird issues pop up after updating to this bios version ( boot failure, pc in sleep but power still on, ssds disappearing...
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    Question PC can't boot after enabling over 4G encoding, I even swapped most components ?

    Hi I've recently run into an issue on one system, that seemingly carried over onto my new build. First Specs MSI X370 SLI Plus Motherboard AMD Ryzen 5 1600 RTX 3060 TI Corsair DDR4 RAM 16GB 500GB SSD Main Drive and 2TB HDD (x2) Thermaltake 850 watt Tough Power Grand Series Gold I was in my...
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    Question Help! Also for my system AMD 7900 XTX causing boot times to be INSANELY slow

    Help! I also have the issue with long initialisation time (45 seconds) between power on and boot up BIOS screen with 7900XTX. No such problem with my GTX 1080, it was very fast from cold start to bios boot up screen (and to windows login). I have the latest BIOS and have tried to switch from...
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    [SOLVED] 990Pro No Longer Appearing BIOS

    I have a 960Pro 512GB that I cloned to the 990Pro 1TB. I am running on an ASRock Z370 Extreme4. My 990Pro was undetected the first three times I loaded my pc. My ASRock has 2 M.2 slots that work simultaneously and I have no other drives installed. Fourth time I tried reseating the 990Pro, it...
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    Question Different CPU Ratio and CPU Cache. I want to underclock my CPU

    Hy,I want to underclock my cpu. what is the difference between cpu cache and cpu ratio? For example, if I want to make the maximum ratio to 27, then the CPU cache min and max must be set from auto to manual as well?
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    Question I can't boot any of my drives since updating the BIOS ?

    Hey! So as the title reads, I can't boot anything, not even my USB stick which has a fresh Windows installer on it. Before all this happened, my PC was working fine. So how did this start? Well, I recently picked up my new ram sticks and plugged them in my computer. I noticed that the speed...
  9. V

    Question Help with Windows 11 Device Security ?

    My Specs are: - MSi A520M-A PRO Motherboard updated to latest Bios - Gamemax RPG Rampage 700W PSU 80 Plus Bronze. - AMD Ryzen 5 5600 Processor with its stock Fan Cooler. - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti Graphics - 16GB of DDR4 RAM running at 3200MHz - 1TB M2 NVME SSD I see enabled: - Core...
  10. daehiodar

    Question Red VGA light and GPU fans turn on then off ?

    I just built my first PC and it was all going well until I tried to troubleshoot an NVMe SSD. My initial test allowed me to connect my display port to my GPU, but when looking through the BIOS, the NVMe m.2 SSD didn't show up, so I then took out the GPU and retightened the SSD. However, after I...
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    Question I need help confirming if this is a motherboard issue.

    The problem: I can't tell if my ASUS motherboard is truly the problem since any google search gives me round about answers that do more gas-lighting that it's the RAM or CPU and not the motherboard. The symptoms my system is experiencing: Depressingly slow boot times Slow screen refreshing...
  12. Mikjer

    Question Pc freezes. Suspecting Ram issues. Bios sets it to 2133mhz, my ram has 3600mhz.

    Hey, Motherboard: B550 AORUS ELITE V2 CPU: AMD RYZEN 5 5600G GPU: NVIDIA GEFORCE RTX 3060 RAM: Corsair CMK32GX4M2D3600C18 Vengeance DDR4 3600 MHz C19 XMP 2.0 (x2) All my pc info from CPU-Z: If i turn on xmp, pc does not go trough bios. if i basicly change anything...
  13. J

    Question New M.2 Drive No Boot Option

    Hey there! So I just bought and installed a new M.2 drive, cloned my old drive to this new one, but I can't seem to boot from it (triple checked the OS DID copy over). The new drive shows up in disk management, Speccy, Windows explorer, and I can use it like normal, but it does not show up in...
  14. H

    Question Swapped PCB (and BIOS) on Hard Disk - Cannot initialize Drive

    Hello! I was replacing the PSU in a build and assumed the SATA power connectors were interchangeable since it was the same brand PSU. Upon booting two of my (previously working) HDD were no longer recognized (could not see them in disk management etc.). Tried plugging them into another computer...
  15. tmarigney

    Question I upgraded my cpu from 5600 to 5800x3d and have questions and issues?

    I just upgraded from 5600 to a 5800x3d on a b450m motherboard and want to know if I should update my bios and reinstall windows? I know that a 5800x3d on pcie gen 3 isn't ideal, but I know that my performance shouldn't decrease with a significantly better cpu. Also, I booted my computer and it...
  16. Deus Vu1t

    Question 5 beeps on Asrock X370 Killer SLI ?

    Hi all I recently bought an unopened Asrock ATX board for basically free which I want to use with my second system. I have a Ryzen 7 1700 which doesn't seem to POST and when I put a speaker in it gives me 5 beeps. All that happens is that my monitor says "No signal detected" so it recognizes...
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    Question CPU thermal behaviour can change depending on BIOS/Firmware?

    Good afternoon guys, I'm Marco, I'm new and I come from Italy. I'm here to hope to have a clue about my new cpus laptop behavior. Recently I bought an Alienware M17 R4 10870H/3080 laptop. I bought it used, but seems to be ok. The fact is that when I try to reset the pc I notice huge heat and a...
  18. charmlessa

    Question PC refuses to post - black screen, mouse and keyboard as well

    Hi everyone, I recently encountered a problem with my PC after updating my BIOS a couple of days ago through Gigabyte's App Center software in Windows. It seems that something went wrong during the installation process because my PC didn't turn off and remained on without displaying anything on...
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    Question i need help flashing my bios

    ive been trying to flash my bios for the past couple of days i searched up so much stuff with no help at all from them can some please help me flash my bios
  20. kwax

    Question Can't access BIOS with drives connected

    Hi, So I recently upgraded my CPU and motherboard along with it. My new motherboard is the ASUS Prime Z790-P WiFi. When I first started the PC after installing the components, my Windows boot drive was broken/corrupt or something so couldn't launch into Windows. I tried resetting the drive...
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    Question HDD dead after updating BIOS?

    Hi everyone, I have 2 mechanical hard disks from Seagate (each 2TB) in RAID0. The RAID configuration is achieved through the motherboard (MSI MEG Z690 ACE), not from windows. I've decided to update the motherboard BIOS, going from 7D27v18 → 7D27v1A. After completing the update, there's a...
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    Question Asrock DestMeet X300 / RAM Mhz speed

    My first ever DIY PC was the Asrock DeskMini X300 which I love so much. I just gave it to my son and have build the Asrock DestMeet. So far it is great! It is with AMD Ryzen 5 5600G and Corsair 32GB 3200 RAM. In the BIOS by default AUTO it opens as 2133Mhz. The BIOS version is 1.4. Is it safe...
  23. johnnytheguy

    Question if i set cpu frequency on rog strix bios does it also lock boost clock?

    its just a simple and quick question. if i set cpu frequency on rog strix bios does it also lock boost clock?
  24. lolz14234321

    Question How to fix KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED after bios update

    Hi, after upgrading bios to 02.05.2023 version on my b650 livemixer mobo i got this bsod after playing rust for like 2 min, my sound bugged and after 2 seconds i got BSOD, is it a easy fix? Thanks!Dumps Here in comments
  25. Noahqayain

    Question Used HP Elitebook G3 locked me out to keep me safe from me illegally.

    My used HP Elitebook 840 G3 doesn't boot into a live Linux USB. I gave up on trying to boot into Linux and then it locked me out of my own Windows OS. Attached is a picture of the lock out screen. It logs in, I haven't changed the default HP account with no password and then it proceeds to sign...
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    Question My pc boot but no display

    Now my pc was working fine but since weak when i try start it i was geting random black screen but pc seem to work fine and i can hear that windows start from my speakers (after welcome screen on windows) and on motherboard vga light is on And in this case i should restart pc many time to get...
  27. JRMDEEz

    Question (Not detecting NVME) MSI A320M Pro-VH using an A320M-A Pro BIOS

    the motherboard that I bought is a brand new MSI A320M Pro-VH that's what's displayed on the box the Motherboard model number is MS-7C52 ver 1.2 The problem at first, the motherboard is fine, I have been using it for 4 months, then when I bought an NVME drive and inserted it into the M.2 slot...
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    Question Can’t use my keyboard and mouse in bios

    So recently I installed fifa 23 and it was asking to switch on Secure boot setting from bios. When I enter the bios. My keyboard and mouse weren’t working at all. can somebody help me with this? 😭my keyboard and mouse are windows and pls try to use easy term i am sought of new to pc things...
  29. RealAstroHere

    Question CPU_FAN header has 4 pins, we used 3. SOLVED

    SOLVED: Hey Forum,me and my dad started to build a system today, the specs are the following: Intel Core i9 13900KF GigaByte Aorus 750 Elite AX Corsair H100i Elite LCD ASUS ROG Strix 4090 OC G.Skill Trident Z5-6200 (DDR5) 2x16GB Samsung 990 Pro 2TB Corsair iCue 4000x Corsair HX1200 So, we've...
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    Question Lenovo error 1962

    Hello everyone I have a lenovo tiny pc m715q with a problem. Every time I start the pc I have to log in to the bios and enable csm to start windows. It disables itself after every restart and gives me the error 1962. The working settings don't get saved as the default in the bios. The cmos...
  31. bitsibx

    Question not detected ssd on ( m2p_cpu ) slot

    hi guys I want to add a ssd ( ADATA pcie gen3 x4 m.2 2280) to nvme slot with name ((( m2p_cpu ))) but it dose not detected this is my system info intel core i9 10gen z490 gaming x MB ssd msi spatium m371 on (m2m_sb) slot ssd msi spatium m460 on (m2a_sb) slot so what should i do ?
  32. N

    Question Bios Q Fan speeds are inaccurate.

    Really having a tough time figuring this out guys. Any insight would be amazing. A set a fan curve with Asus motherboards Q Fan settings. I use Core Temp to monitor my CPU temps. My fan curve is set to 40% speed from 0c to 60c. Then from 60c to 70c it goes to 100% speed. But my fans only go past...
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    Question Which Asus BIOS are you using ?

    It seems that ASUS has silently removed the warranty void disclaimer from their BIOS page now, but is still on beta: I've bought an Asus B650E-E motherboard just before Gamers Nexus videos came out, but I'm unsure if I want to build with that motherboard at all. It's going to be used with a...
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    Question Swapped my CPU-MOBO-RAM, and now the PC won't boot. Also peripherals doesn't turn on (but USB ports do have power) and no video at all.

    I updated my PC recently, i went from an ASUS H61M-K to an ASUS A320M-K, and upgraded my CPU from an i7 3770 to a Ryzen 3 4100. Eventually, i was forced to change my RAM too, went from DDR3 to DDR4. I have x2 8GB PNY DDR4 3200MHz CL16 1.35V, don't remember the model name tho. Also i've added an...
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    Question Doing MB test of new build - CPU light is on after flashing BIOS, and screen is black

    Relevant Parts: Ryzen 5800x MSI B550 Tomahawk Corsair Vengeance Pro RGB Corsair RMX 850 3060ti I've completed the MB for my 2nd build (CPU + cooler, GPU, M.2 storage, and RAM attached) and I figured now is a good time to test that everything works before I put it in the box. When I first...
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    Question Bad drive maybe? bios? windows 10? Experienced and confused.

    So recently I wanted to do some upgrades, and hand down some older parts to a dedicated server. Originally i had a Ryzen 5 3600 in it, and I wanted to upgrade to a Ryzen 7 5700x. So the new CPU arrived and i proceeded to run backups etc. get prepped for the swap but I never got that far. I...
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    Question PC won't boot up with any keyboard plugged in after installing new GPU

    Hey! So yesterday I sold my gpu cause I needed money (planning to buy a newer one as soon as I can afford it) and installed my old 750 Ti so I can use my computer (cpu has no integrated gpu) but it wouldn't boot up so I thought my old gpu was dead. It turns out it was not, cause after unplugging...
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    Question Sony Vaio laptop is not entering into BIOS even when the SSD is removed ?

    Model - Sony Vaio SVE171E13W Processor - i7-3rd GEN Installed RAM - 4 GB (DDR3) Product Link - I had a hard disk which had Windows and Ubuntu in Dual Boot mode (GPT, UEFI). Everything was working fine...
  39. K

    Question PC won't boot after BIOS Update ending in a PC Crash 💀

    Yo, hello first im sorry for my English since I'm from Germany and can't speak English excellent but I think its enough. So let's get straight in to it! Motherboard: Gigabyte 450 Gaming/ Gigabyte 450 Gaming X I don't remember Yesterday I wanted to Flash my Bios, so I did it, lime I always did...
  40. JacobGiles

    Question I can't seem to update my BIOS

    Here are the specs: Motherboard: Asus ROG Strix B450-F Gaming ii, BIOS 4602 CPU: Ryzen 5 5600x RAM: 32GB Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro GPU: MSI Gaming X RX 5700 XT OS: Windows 11 Here is what I've tried so far: EZ Flash 3 in BIOS - said BIOS was not UEFI even with secure boot off and BIOS renamed...