BIOS update?

  nelie 09:29 16 Jan 2007

im about to install an extra hard drive Western Digital Caviar 300GB 8Mb Cache 7200RPM. XP SP2

will i need to update my BIOS -if so how?

and whats the best software for file management?


  Gongoozler 09:33 16 Jan 2007

There's no need to update the BIOS. Your BIOS should automatically recognise the new drive. If you go to the WD web site you should find software optimised for your new drive.

  Gongoozler 09:59 16 Jan 2007

The software you need is Data Lifeguard Tools 11.2 for Windows click here.

  Mr Mistoffelees 10:33 16 Jan 2007

update the BIOS unless you have to. Any problem with the update process can render your motherboard effectively useless. If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

  nelie 11:33 16 Jan 2007

thanks - ihave the software and im pleased i wont have to update the BIOS

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