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Windows 7: No USB at POST after BIOS update

22 Aug 2016   #21
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RoasterMen View Post
I wonder why manufacturers aren't updating their downloads section on their website but can update about new products.
Roaster and another thing why in heavens name do they insist on handing out an outdated software DVD for boards when one invariably find that in reality about two versions or worse too old and also Asus for example making you change the BIOS for 7 drivers when installing it on a 10 original machine

Going back to downloads I have noticed quite a few members who have had issues on new machines and when I have pulled up the support site it takes PHd in science to work it out.


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11 Sep 2016   #22
RogerR

7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RoasterMen View Post
I wonder why manufacturers aren't updating their downloads section on their website but can update about new products.
Most obviously because they don't make any more money on a product once it is sold. And once it is out of wty it is, at a certain level, wasted effort. It can be hard to justify "customer goodwill" in the investor meetings.

That said, if you take the trouble to actually build improved software, at least get some ROI by adding it in the support section!
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12 Sep 2016   #23
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ICIT2LOL View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RoasterMen View Post
I wonder why manufacturers aren't updating their downloads section on their website but can update about new products.
Asus for example making you change the BIOS for 7 drivers when installing it on a 10 original machine

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Hi,
I didn't have to flash my bios for win-10 and I doubt I would of if prompted too
I'm still on the original bios on all my machines
I suppose it depends on what features you want to use
Intel rapid storage/ Raid/... which I do not use.

The asus chipset driver was a joke and nothing but junkware in it
It took a while just to figure out I needed to install nothing it offered
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12 Sep 2016   #24
townsbg

Windows 7 pro 64-bit
 
 

I agree. Avoid them if possible because if something goes wrong your computer is junk.
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13 Sep 2016   #25
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by townsbg View Post
I agree. Avoid them if possible because if something goes wrong your computer is junk.

The only exception I guess is if you have a board with a dual BIOS so if you do brick the first there is always a backup.
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14 Sep 2016   #26
townsbg

Windows 7 pro 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ICIT2LOL View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by townsbg View Post
I agree. Avoid them if possible because if something goes wrong your computer is junk.

The only exception I guess is if you have a board with a dual BIOS so if you do brick the first there is always a backup.
I didn't know that any are made that way except high end servers. In any case I'm sure that the installer would want to update both at the same time.
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