The simplest way to update a BIOS is via USB, and today in the Ge Force Garage we'll show you how. To update your BIOS, first check your currently installed BIOS version.
It’s easy to determine your currently installed BIOS.
A lot of computer technicians are other experienced computer users update their BIOS at some point usually because of a motherboard reporting temperatures wrong, not detecting certain hardware, not working with certain hardware or to allow the motherboard to accept larger hard drives.
This article has steps you can perform to restore your BIOS and save your motherboard.
Now that the MSI X99S SLI PLUS is running great on Linux, I've been working with the company towards some other Linux improvements along with some other interesting Linux hardware reviews to come thanks to our renewed cooperation.
One of the items I've been voicing has been regarding better supporting Linux users with regard to a smoother BIOS/UEFI update process.
eg, Network abnormal, Sound abnormal, USB mouse abnormal, ...
Fortunately, I have some tricks to avoid them, for example if bios can not find the network port, the only thing I need to do is to close the computer and touch the ground panel of the board, then it will be fine. I need to update msi bois, even if there is no any new functions or repair.
Here’s how to check what BIOS version your computer is using and flash that new BIOS version onto your motherboard as quickly and safely as possible. If your computer freezes, crashes, or loses power during the process, the BIOS or UEFI firmware may be corrupted.
Press Window Key R to access the “RUN” command window.
Then type “msinfo32” to bring up your computer’s System Information log.
Your current BIOS version will be listed under “BIOS Version/Date”.
Now you can download your motherboard’s latest BIOS update and update utility from the manufacturer’s website.