Re: Award BIOS 05/13/97-i430TX-ALI513x-2A59II3AC-00 update needed

Re: Award BIOS 05/13/97-i430TX-ALI513x-2A59II3AC-00 update needed


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Posted by Henry on December 10, 2001 at 18:13:12:

In Reply to: Award BIOS 05/13/97-i430TX-ALI513x-2A59II3AC-00 update needed posted by Yuval Bercovich on December 10, 2001 at 13:20:10:

: i need to update the BIOS i have on my Pentium 166MHZ MMX so i can read 40 giga h.d.

: but i cant find an update that will do.

: if anyone could e-mail me ( Yuvalb9@hotmail.com )with a tip/link i would be grateful.
: Yuval


The most reliable place to find a free BIOS update for your mainboard is the mainboard maker's web site; if no update there then there is probably no free BIOS update available. You need to know your mainboard maker, mainboard model and sometimes mainboard version. If you need to figure out what you have just follow the motherboard ID article at:
http://www.pcnineoneone.com

If you already tried your mainboard maker there probably isn't a BIOS update solution for your mainboard (wouldn't be surprising for an older mainboard). In that case just get an ATA/66 expansion card; it will support HDDs up to about 128GB. You won't get much better performance until sustained data transfer rate of IDE HDDs significantly exceeds 66 MB/sec.

Good Luck,
Henry



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