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ok im going to flash the bios on my p5rd1 v to the latest from 907 to 1006.004. so hopefuly i dont brick my board, any suggestion to help me out
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Use a bootable disc to flash the BIOS and don't do it from within Windows. Flashing a BIOS is very easy to do so I'm not sure what else I can suggest.
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um bootable disc wat kinda of disc i dont have a floppy drive
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I still believe its best to revert to default settings when flashing the BIOS, although some RAM may not like that due to voltage requirements!
    
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ok ill do that, my ram should be fine
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If you don't have a floppy disc drive then simply place the BIOS ROM file onto a USB flash drive. You should then boot your computer and go into the BIOS to use the built in EZFlash utility, provided your motherboard has EZFlash.

Once you have flashed the BIOS, load the factory defaults and then reboot before re-applying any changes you have made to your CMOS settings.
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ok ill try that after i finish this work unit in about an hour
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