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Noob Question, how do I update my BIOS?

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I downloaded the newest BIOS version, but I have no clue what I'm supposed to do with it, its a File ROM and I have no clue how I'm going to use this to update my BIOS... I know its a dumb question but I've never done it before and I should do it before I overclock..Any help would be great.
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If you got a USB flash drive, put the files on there and update from the USB drive.
post #3 of 8
Go in the bios>tools>Asus update utility>find your ROM and do what it says. Pretty simple.

Reset set all defaults first though. Tell us how it goes.

You can't just keep it on the C: drive.
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Originally Posted by Jov4nTh3Yu9o View Post
I should do it before I overclock.
who told you that?
post #5 of 8
Download Asus's flasher tool and use it to flash the BIOS.

http://support.asus.com/technicaldoc...nt.aspx?no=714
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post #6 of 8
Ive never had any problems with the windows flasher tools, although I believe it is recommended to use a flash drive and do it from the Bios if you have one.
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I got a flash drive, so its all good, thanks
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post #8 of 8
just keep it on your c drive and go into the BIOS and use the utility. It takes 3 seconds..
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