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Hey guys, thanks to another member on here. I have a pretty decent desktop running right now. However I need to update the bios for the motherboard. Its a ASUS Crosshair. I have the bios update "1103" from 2008 and i have the newest one from their website. But Its a ".BIN" File and I honestly have no clue what Im doing and I dont want to screw anything up. And Im not sure how I go about it.
Any advice?
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To update the bios you'll have to go into the bios. Go to the last page and there should be a button to enter the bios flasher. Select the bios file on a flash drive. The flash drive with teh bios on it must be formatted fat32.

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-double post. Remove.
Edited by solidshark91493 - 2/10/13 at 12:12pm
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Well thats great, I used the flasher, said it was successful, now my computer wont boot past the "go to bios or press tab for bios post message" cryingsmiley.gif
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Well thats great, I used the flasher, said it was successful, now my computer wont boot past the "go to bios or press tab for bios post message" cryingsmiley.gif

when you flashed it, it would have reset your settings. you may have to change boot order and or sata mode you were using.
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It resets, just turn the sata mode back to ahci or raid.

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I dont have raid as far as im aware. And I did reset the boot order. it still gives me a black screen with a little underscore that flashes in the top left. :s
(I realise I posted this in the wrong section.. my bad)

I played with some bios settings.. and I got it to boot. Huh. Weird. .-.
Idk what I did
Edited by solidshark91493 - 2/10/13 at 12:28pm
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