BIOS upgrade!

  richbowenuk` 00:52 29 Apr 2005
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Is this worth doing and what are the advantages/disadvantages?!!!

  smokingbeagle 01:09 29 Apr 2005

If your system has hardware issues then maybe, flash your BIOS. If it ain't broken don't fix it. You could end up with a dead motherboard.
If you are going to do it, ensure that you you have the correct one for your mobo.

  DieSse 01:16 29 Apr 2005

BIOS updates normally address very specific problems, or upgraded facilities (eg support for larger drives).

Unless you have a specific issue that is fixed by a BIOS upgrade, you should stay away from them. As noted earlier, one slip, and you will have an unuseable motherboard.

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