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Originally Posted by MoonTar View Post
I get it, but what about EFIs, or EFIes?
Electronic Fuel Injection

EFI system so the plural is still EFI. Also doesn't it sound weird when you say Electronic Fuel Injections?

Though you could say Electronic Fuel Injectors - as in referring to the number of injectors in the system.
Edited by mark_thaddeus - 3/23/11 at 11:11pm
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Prior to the early 1990s, BIOSes were stored in ROM or PROM chips
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BIOS#IB...ble_BIOS_chips

Wikipedia says BIOSes so it must be correct. You are wrong sir.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BIOS#IB...ble_BIOS_chips

Wikipedia says BIOSes so it must be correct. You are wrong sir.
wikipedia is almighty
 
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Edited by XiCynx - 3/24/11 at 3:55am
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Originally Posted by Mastiffman View Post
The Term BIOS is an Acronym.
It stands for: B-asic I-nput O-utput S-ystem
I see people refer to the BIOS(es) and BIOS's....
It's just like referring to DEER....
1. "Look at that Deer over there" OR
2. "WOW, that's a large herd of Deer"
It's BIOS. Not BIOS(s) or (es). "es" or "s" or " 's" does follow the word System in the acronym.
Just plan ole BIOS kids.....
Thanks for learning!
Please explain why the ATI 6950/6970's Have 2 Bios(es) DUAL BIOS CHIPS. Shwing. Also multiple new motherboards have Dual Bios chips.
Edited by Killam0n - 3/23/11 at 11:11pm
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You're really not joking, are u?
You've made a thread to explain what BIOS stands for?!
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wikipedia is almighty


All hail Jimmy Wales, savior of the research paper.
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Knowledge is power!
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