Forum discussion tagged with Firmware.
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    [SOLVED] Should update my ssd firmware if i do not have any issues ?

    Hi , I have an 860 evo 1 tb . Fresh os installed November 2020 and no issues . I installed Samsung magician and informs me about the new firmware . Do i need to update if i do not have issues ?(read 561 mb/s , write 531mb/s) Also i have 699gb free do i need to enable the over provisioning ? Thanks .
  2. jjkingston

    Question Grey Screen SSD Firmware Update

    So I'm trying to update my SSD Firmware on a kingston SHSS37A240G. I've downloaded the ISO file for the update, I've used rufus to create a bootable USB, but when I boot from the USB in my BIOS and select "live - boot the live system" it takes me to a grey Screen with a flashing underscore in...
  3. Yashh

    Question My SSD sometimes doesn't boot on laptop ?

    Specs: [ ROG STRIX G G531GT-AL030T] ( i7 9th gen GTX1650) win 10 -64 bit Nearly a month ago, I faced this issue first time, I pressed the ON button laptop doesn't boot shows no SSD in Boot Priority. That time I ignored it because I use my PC more than laptop, but now its happens 2/3 times I...
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    Question Firmware update for Rival 3 steelseries mouse taking longer than 12 hours

    So I started a firmware update yesterday for my Rival 3 and it still hasn't finished, the lights on the mouse are still flashing, but I don't know if there has been any progress. Is it normal for steelseries firmware updates to not have a progress bar?
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    Question Router Update Scare

    I went to “” and logged in to change my password for an unrelated reason, and I saw an option on the Netgear Genie site to update my router. this was my first time going to this site, and I noticed the “not secure” sign on my search bar, which freaked me out. Never the less, I...
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    Question How to get firmware version in Windows?

    I'm building an inventory system for GPUs and looking to find a way to query GPU firmware version. I have tried the WMI query for Video Controller, but it only returns driver version and driver date. Get-WmiObject -Query "Select * From Win32_VideoController" For AMD GPUs, if I go to the AMD...
  7. luzhun

    Question Asus Sabertooth Z97 Mark1/3.1 (Bios Update not working for NVME)

    Hello all. I have an Asus Sabertooth Z97 Mark1/USB3.1 Motherboard and am trying to update it to the latest BIOS to see if that may help with making the M.2 NVME drive to finally work. Current BIOS version is from 2015 (2801) and the latest is: 3503 With Asus, the files are called CAP files...
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    [SOLVED] Firmware for Adata 16GB flash drive please?

    good morning i have problem with my Adata 16GB USB flash drive. My problem is simple, when i open it with chipgenius it says it's only 128MB but it should be 16GB. What i need to do please help me? I wanna change the firmware but i have no idea to what to do. This is what chip genius shows...
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    Question Samsung C410W Firmware driver(need older driver)

    Hi I need the older firmware driver for Samsung C410W. If anyone has maybe V3.00.02.19 or V3.00.02.16 Looks like the ver V3.00.02.20 has disabled generic toner cartridges (that's what I am reading from other posts) Tx
  10. silicontrip

    Question Samsung QVO Mac Pro 5.1 incompatibility

    I'm having a strange issue with some Samsung QVO 1TB drives and some Mac Pros where the drive disappears off the sata bus when the machine is restarted and only appears when the machine is powered off and on (again) . I've tried about 5 different Samsung drives in 4 different Mac Pros and they...
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    Question Surface firmware update gone wrong - can anyone help make this public?

    Hi, I'm not sure if this is the right place for this, but I'm not really sure where else this kind of thing can go. Please feel free to advise on what I can do here or if there is anywhere more specific I should be posting this. So here's the story: Microsoft published a firmware update for...
  12. editor1

    Discussion Where's best place to post info/discussion on firmware attack's ?

    Hi all I was thinking about posting stuff on firmware attack's. Ether in Motherboards due to it being the most common, systems, Antivirus / Security / Privacy or Networking due to another popular is in network cards/routers. Any one have any suggestions ?
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    [SOLVED] Rolling back firmware on DLink Router, forces upgrade

    I have a dlink DIR-2055, I've recently been having issues with it after upgrading to 1.03, so I decided to roll it back to 1.02. I successfully installed 1.02 but upon logging back in to the admin console, there's a popup that I can't exit out of saying there's new firmware and I must upgrade...
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    Question How to repair broken SSD firmware? (ADATA SU 650)

    Hello, I have the ADTATA SU 650 960GB installed in my Dell G7 laptop as a secondary drive where I keep my work files... I have it for little over 2 years and it was making me problems almost half of this time. After every Windows 10 update one (of two) partition would become inaccessible...
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    [SOLVED] Your system's firmware did not preserve the system memory map across the hibernate transition.

    In-Short: Booting up pc goes to a black screen with the below listed. "Your system's firmware did not preserve the system memory map across the hibernate transition. If you proceed with resume, your system could behave in an unexpected manner after resume completes. It is recommended that you...
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    Question Crucial Storage Executive problem with Crucial CT1000P1SSD8 (P1)

    I used to have momentum cache and over-provisioning enabled just fine - but now I get this error for momentum cache: Error occurred during the operation. Failed to enable/disable the Momentum cache. Failed to install cache driver. Over-provisioning forgets it's enabled every time I reboot or...
  17. markc1999

    Question xbox 360 HDD replacement/upgrade?

    I cant seem to find a way to upgrade my old 360's hdd to a, say, 500gb-1TB version myself. I can only find one for very specific hdds. Is there no general way to do this even now? Was the firmware issue never solved for do-it-yourself ers? Edit: using different language i found one up to a...
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    [SOLVED] Custom firmware on ISP router

    Hello, I have TP-Link Archer MR200 V1 and there is installed a custom firmware and I cant downgrade/upgrade it from original TP-Link site, everytime it just shows: Error: 4503 The uploaded file was not accepted. Is there any possible way to get rid of the custom firmware?
  19. editor1

    Question What should I do about cleaning network ?

    Hi I had a home invasion and no items stolen. There was evidence that the person sat down in pc chair. My acct's have been messed with. I keep all of my accts and passwords on a text file. So its either data theft or keyloggers. I have OMV NAS(Odroid SBC), 2 tablets, mifi Router(at&t cellular...
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    Discussion FM2A88X Extreme6+ Motherboard Issues When Updating Beta Firmware With Windows 10 1903

    I decided (5 years later) to install Windows 10 1903 on this motherboard with the A10-8850B APU, 32 GB or RAM. I was very impressed at the current performance, but need to share some standing issues: 1. Updating from a beta BIOS to the most current: Using the BIOS EZ Flash nor using a USB...