BIOS upgrade!

  richbowenuk` 00:52 29 Apr 2005
Locked

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.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

iPhone X review

How to find a font: Discover the name of a typeface with these apps

The best iPhone for 2017

Les meilleurs logiciels de montage vidéo gratuits (en 2017)