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post #6491 of 7108
If you have no problems with the stock bios, then stick with it. Just like most people do. There is no real need to update it, unless you want to use an Ivy Bridge CPU.
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post #6492 of 7108
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Originally Posted by LocutusH View Post

If you have no problems with the stock bios, then stick with it. Just like most people do. There is no real need to update it, unless you want to use an Ivy Bridge CPU.

Haha ye
post #6493 of 7108
anyone here have tried the new Maximus IV GENE-Z/GEN3 3603 BIOS?
post #6494 of 7108
@slayersic, I have on Gene-Z. Nothing new, except new RST OROM version, but new bugs was added such as blinky icons on GPU DIMM Post screen. I don't recommend to flash it, if you don't use Intel Smart Response technology. I'm still waiting for Z68 BIOS with ME 8.1 and SecureBoot support, but it seems that there will be no such thing at all.
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@slayersic, I have on Gene-Z. Nothing new, except new RST OROM version, but new bugs was added such as blinky icons on GPU DIMM Post screen. I don't recommend to flash it, if you don't use Intel Smart Response technology. I'm still waiting for Z68 BIOS with ME 8.1 and SecureBoot support, but it seems that there will be no such thing at all.

What BIOS do you recommend and use with your 2500K?
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@Volkswagen, 0902 if you use Windows 7 and 3402 with ME 8.1 if you use Windows 8.
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@Volkswagen, 0902 if you use Windows 7 and 3402 with ME 8.1 if you use Windows 8.

Thanls Rush- 0902 isn't that the one from which you can't flash back or something if I recall correctly?
Also noticed on the ASUS ROG forum them mentioning of a CAP Converter when flashing the BIOS?
I assume using your Tool I should be safe and no converters needed?


My current info from the Main Tab in BIOS

BIOS Version 0403 x64
Build Date 06/27/2011
EC Version GMEB-0023
ME Version 7.1.10.1065
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post #6498 of 7108
You can flash whatever version you like with FTK and conversion is not needed. The whole idea of EFI Capsule format isn't bad, but packing BIOS files to it makes no sense and it's just stupid, IMO.
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post #6499 of 7108
Quick question for you guys.

If I hook more than 2 fans to motherboard headers, my motherboard temp increases by about 15ºC. Remove one fan and the temp then drops back to normal.

Anyone else had any similar issues/fixes for this? I'd really like to use AI suite to control my fans, rather than using a separate fan controller.

Thanks.
 
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Hi,

I did a bios upgrade, from 0402 to 3501, and it is totally dead afterwards. It powers on for a second and then powers down. There is no sign of the bios screen. What can I do?

Thanks,

Andrew.
Edited by AndrewCowley - 11/30/12 at 9:56pm
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