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Windows 7: BIOS

15 Feb 2010   #1
TheV

Windows 7 32bit
 
 
BIOS

I Have An Hp Pavilion dv8000 laptop
i just upgrade it from xp to windows 7
so i did go on the Hp Web To Upgrade My drivers ( i did go for the vista drivers )

so i the BIOS thingy not working , under the name : WinFlash for HP Notebook System BIOS (for Notebooks with AMD Processors) - Windows/Vista-Based

i dunno what that is , or what it do , but i'm downloading all the drivers in the web and upgrade them all , so i have a error in this one

any idea ? help ?

thnx for your reply



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15 Feb 2010   #2
Kari

 

Hello TheV, welcome to the Seven Forums.

BIOS is the Basic Input/Output System: BIOS - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Updating BIOS is a straight forward procedure, easy and fast to do. However, because a working BIOS is essential for your computer to work, you should be careful and first read instructions. A mistake when flashing (updating) the BIOS most probably causes your computer to stop working.

Here's an easy to understand set of instructions you could try.

Please notice a BIOS update has nothing to do with Windows; it does not belong to Windows or any other operating system. You could run Linux on your computer, but it still needs BIOS to start and work.

Kari
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15 Feb 2010   #3
matt_0978

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheV View Post
I Have An Hp Pavilion dv8000 laptop
i just upgrade it from xp to windows 7
so i did go on the Hp Web To Upgrade My drivers ( i did go for the vista drivers )

so i the BIOS thingy not working , under the name : WinFlash for HP Notebook System BIOS (for Notebooks with AMD Processors) - Windows/Vista-Based

i dunno what that is , or what it do , but i'm downloading all the drivers in the web and upgrade them all , so i have a error in this one

any idea ? help ?

thnx for your reply
Extracted from another forum i frequent

-Manufacturer: HP
-Motherboard Model: Pavilion dv5236om Notebook PC
-Bios revision: F.24 A (sp37159.exe)
-Bios Type: Phoenix BIOS
-Primary Bios Download Link: Box.net - Free Online File Storage, Internet File Sharing, RSS Sharing, Access Documents & Files Anywhere, Backup Data, Share Files
-Secondary Bios Download Link: ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp37001-37500/sp37159.exe
-Source of Bios Download Link: Select software and drivers HP Pavilion dv5236om Notebook PC - HP Customer Care (United States - English)
-Winflash Bios Update Tool Included - I strongly recommend you use PHLASH16 located in CRISDISK FOLDER - Flash Bios in DOS using PHLASH16 and Bootable USB Flash Drive - At command prompt, type: phlash16 /x bios.wph
-SLIC: HP 2.1
-SLP: HP
-HP Certificate Included
-TOOL: Phoenix Mod Tool v0.015
-Modifier: Busykid508
-Please provide feedback

CRISDISK Is Included for Bios Recovery
PHLASH16 DOS Bios Update Tool Included


HP_Pavilion_dv5236om_Notebook_PC-HP-F.24A_sp37159.exe_Allows_Wireless_Adapters-HP_SLIC21_HP_SLP
HP_Pavilion_dv5236om_Notebook_PC-HP-F.24A_sp37159.exe_Allows_Wireless_Adapters-HP_SLIC21_HP_SLP.rar - File Shared from Box.net - Free Online File Storage

And

-Manufacturer: HP
-Motherboard Model: Pavilion dv5000t CTO Notebook PC
-Bios revision: F.24 A (sp37159.exe)
-Bios Type: Phoenix BIOS
-Bios Download Link: ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp37001-37500/sp37159.exe
-Source of Bios Download Link: WinFlash for HP Notebook System BIOS (for Notebooks with Intel Processors) - Microsoft Windows/Vista-Based HP Pavilion dv5000t CTO Notebook PC - HP Customer Care (United States - English)
-Flash Bios in DOS using PHLASH16 located in CRISDISK Folder. At prompt, type: phlash16 /x bios.wph
-SLIC: HP 2.1
-SLP: HP
-HP Certificate Included
-Tool: Phoenix Mod Tool v0.013
-Method: SSv2
-Modifier: Busykid508
-Please provide feedback

CRISDISK BIOS Recovery Files Included
PHLASH16 DOS BIos Update Tool Inside


HP_Pavilion_dv5000t_CTO_Notebook_PC-HP-F.24A_sp37159.exe-Allow_Wireless_Adapters-HP_SLIC21_HP_SLP
Box.net - Free Online File Storage, Internet File Sharing, RSS Sharing, Access Documents & Files Anywhere, Backup Data, Share Files

These are slic 2.1 modded bios.
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