Forum discussion tagged with update.
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    [SOLVED] Couldn't update Asus M2A-MX bios (no disc, need alternative or disc copy)

    Hi, my mobo need to update the current bios file, because of hanging problem that is appearing with my CPU (Athlon X2 64 5200+) and i think it's gonna get fixed with bios update. The current version is old (06**) and the newest one, that fixes it, is 0904. So my question is how should i do the...
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    Question Windows 10 Partition and Space missing

    Hi dear community! I've got a big problem. I needed to update my macOS (which wasn't any problem in the past). I'm using a MacBook (2015) with Windows and MacOS installed via Bootcamp. I've made a 50 GB partition for my Mac, a 400 GB Partition for Windows and another 250GB Partition for any...
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    Question Can't access BIOS MSI H97 GUARD PRO

    Hi all! The problem began when i bought a brand new ssd (Samsung 860 EVO 250GB) and tried to assemble it to my pc. Firstly, it didnt get recognized by the bios nor Windows 10. I tried different cables, different Sata ports but nothing happened. I found out that my bios was not updated, had the...
  4. [SOLVED] Same Bios Version Different date

    Hello. I just bought a Asus Z97 K motherboard a second hand one and i have noticed that the BIOS version is the same version like the version on the Asus site but the version of Asus site has a more recent date like a year difference. Is the same version or is diferent version? Worth updating? I...
  5. Question AC 3 - Update not compatible

    Hi fellas, I've god Assassin's Creed III 1.02 PC game -> ... and recently I decided to reinstall with patches. Then I got this "could not retrieve version number! installation will be aborted" error and I found a solution by @thekingofclubs in here. But after that I started getting a ->...
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    Question Windows Update always fails to install

    Hey all, been experiencing something odd, every time my pc tries to update Windows 10 it always fails (it gives the message that Windows Update failed to install). It's been doing this for a while and I'm trying to figure out how to fix it. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance
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    [SOLVED] Automatic windows update without cloning or imaging

    Ok, so i work in a mid size repair shop that does a fair amount of custom pc setups of local business and what not. a fair portion of my day goes to babysitting computers doing their catchup of windows updates. we are not large enough to bother with automatic deployment software, but i was...
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    Question Another Windows 10 Update PC Bricking

    2019-04-13. Computer had updates ready to be installed (even after I had turned off updates), and I selected shut down and update option. Next boot up, updates finished installation and an automatic reboot sent my computer to the motherboard logo screen. This is the second time in 6 months to...
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    Question Is my motherboard dead or is there a fix?

    I recently was having troubles with my PC not using all 16 gb of ram that I had installed so I decided to update the BIOS to see if that was the problem. (Motherboard is ASUS ROG STRIX X370-F Gaming) I ran the update in the BIOS using the 'over the internet' option and after downloading and...
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    [SOLVED] Switched boot to SSD, updates now failing

    Hello, I have recently gotten a WD Blue 500 GB SSD and installed Windows 7 professional on it. Before, I was booting from a 1 TB HDD, which I still have installed. Every time I shut down, Windows attempts updates, but they fail when I boot the computer back up. I've looked around and found...
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    Question ASUS M2A-MX BIOS update help

    Hello, i noticed that i need to update my mobo BIOS to fix a grand hang issue that was on this system forever. But when i enter DOS mode and execute the afudos file to open the .rom file for my bios update, says it can't open it. I'm making a MS-DOS FAT32 USB flash drive. Can someone tell me how...
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    Question Recently installed Win10 on a new SSD and am experiencing problems I've never had before

    Hello to everyone, Recently I got SSD 860 EVO 2.5" SATA III 500GB and I wanted to do a clean Win10 installation on it. I plugged it in the SATA slot next to my HDD slot, plugged the bootable USB flash drive, entered the installation, formatted my C partition on HDD to get rid of the old...
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    Question My PC is not using my storage device and I can't access Windows, help?

    Title. My pc has been booting straight to bios recently and I thought it was probably because my pc wasn't using one of my storage devices. Turns out they both work but only one can be used at a a time(?). Both work fine but only one can be recognised and used at a time. Whenever I use one, my...
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    Question After BIOS Update monitor loses signal in games

    Hello everyone, before I speak about my issue here are my specs: Win 10 Pro 64 Bit Motherboard MSI X470 Gaming Plus RX Vega 56 Sapphire Nitro+ AMD Ryzen 2600x PSU Enermax Platinmax D.F. 600 Watt Monitor MSI Optix MAG24C Few days ago I successfully updated my BIOS with M-Flash to the latest...
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    Question Windows updated itself now launchers not working?

    So before yesterday i was having problems connecting to internet but found that my motherboards onboard LAN device was disabled in bios (yea i know right), after i enabled it works perfectly. currently i have my pc pulling internet via Ethernet and netgear a6100 usb adapter, when both plugged in...
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    Question Z390 Pro4 & i9 9900k bios

    So my bios version for my board is running version 1.40. On ASRock's website is says that the board supports the i9 9900k past V P1.60. Technically implying that my current bio's version doesn't support it. However the CPU seems to be behaving properly, boosting up to 5ghz when needed (Doesn't...
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    Question Saving AMD Adrenalin settings after updates.

    I'm Updating with clean install Or with DDU My AMD Adrenalin driver , After every install all my "game profile" gets deleted ... Is there any way to save them to the next update? Thank you.
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    Question Gigabyte b75m-d3h black screen when trying to access bios

    Hi hope I'm in the right place, i recently bought a computer from someone on Craigslist. It boots fine into windows 10 pro but when I try to access the bios it only goes to a black screen. I've tried using windows 10 advanced boot options to update uefi settings. When i bought the machine the...
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    Question need help!

    i just upgrade my system, i i got a gigabyte aorus gaming 5 and a i7 8700k, windows recognized my new hard but thats enough? should i update the motherboard bios? what would i gain?
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    [SOLVED] Do I need to update my BIOS for this?

    Okay, so I have a Dell Latitude 3189, but I have a question. Some programs crash very fast (ex: Chrome, it says aw snap! and something with the memory being full). The RAM isn't full at all, it's like on 50% usage. But, on the support site for the laptop, it says that there's a BIOS update...