How can you tell what BIOS your computer has?
The AMI or Award BIOS id appears at the bottom of your screen after power on, during memory count up. The PAUSE key should work at that point, allowing you to write down the BIOS number, the BIOS date, and the version. You must copy it exactly. Another (easier) way to get the Award/AMI BIOS ID is by downloading the BIOS Agent Plus software which will scan your PC and return your BIOS ID among other hardware information. ...
How to Downgrade from Dell system bios version A08 to A05 for Dell dimension 4550?
You do not, the version above A05 is written by Dell, not Phoenix. Once installed, the Dell version rewrites the BIOS with a different format and from that point on you are stuck with Dell's version of the BIOS. Unless you buy another motherboard with an older version of the Phoenix BIOS, you have to live with what you have. Unless you can remove the BIOS Chip, you currently have and solder an old Phoenix BIOS chip in its place. ...
What is the name of the bios program that edits the values in cmos ram?
CMOS Setup The BIOS is the name of the ROM Chip that holds all the data about how to start the computer up, and perform POST,Power On Self Test etc. And the CMOS was a software located on the BIOS Chip that enabled a UI for one to change the BIOS settings, ie like time, date, other settings. ...
How do you overclock on a laptop my bios is insyde H2O im on vista home basic and have a compaq c763tu HELP?
The InsydeH20 bios is a locked system and can only be overclocked when you flash the bios wiith a revised copy of Insyde or another bios that is compatible with your hardware. Try searching Google for Pheonix or CMOS bios flash programs which will allow you to access the CPU multiplier & clock speed adjuster ...
Asked in Motherboards
What are The three purposes the motherboard ROM BIOS serves?
The BIOS is used to manage simple devices (system BIOS), the BIOS is used to start the computer (startup BIOS), and the BIOS is used to change settings on the motherboard (CMOS setup). ...
Asked in Computer Programming, Baby Names, Motherboards
Name three popular BIOS manufactures?
Gateway, HiPPo, and Trenolagor. According to "Guide to managing and maintaining your PC" by Jean Andrews the three most common are as follows: 1. AMI BIOS 2. Award BIOS 2. Phoenix BIOS Not True. Phoenix Technologies makes the Award and Phoenix BIOS. This is more accurate: 1. Amercian Megatrends 2. IBM 3. Phoenix Technologies ...
Samsung harddisk detect your system bios but not installed operating system and another slave disk so how to rectify your hard disk?
how to rectify samsung hard disk. detect BIOS don't detect another system for slave hard disk. then, not installed os. ...
Asked in Windows Vista, USB Flash Drives
Could you Name One way BIOS and device drivers are same?
1. Both relate to hardware, but device drivers are stored in hard drive, BIOS is hard coded ...
Asked in Windows 7, Dell Laptops
Is it possible to remove the bios battery on dell vostro 3300 to remove the bios admin password?
No, removing the bios battery on a laptop will not reset bios settings.
How do you reset BIOS settings?
There should be a jumper on the motherboard that you can change to the reset BIOS mode and then power it up and it will flash the BIOS back to the original state. Some BIOS should also have a option in the actual BIOS settings. ...
Asked in Computer Hardware, Batteries
What is the function of the BIOS battery?
The function of a bios battery is basically to reset your bios if something goes wrong and you corrupt it. Bios batteries usually contain a little bit of information on them. Therefore, when you remove a bios battery, it goes back to default settings. **Note** removing a bios battery is usually a last resort to reset your bios. There are several other ways to reset your bios such as a jumper cable or (included in some never motherboards,) a reset bios switch. ...