Re: bios upgrade for Packard Bell

Re: bios upgrade for Packard Bell


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Posted by Court Skinner on January 14, 2004 at 18:17:09:

In Reply to: bios upgrade for Packard Bell posted by Kevin on January 02, 2004 at 09:06:13:

Kevin,
I have a similar problem. I did find, however, that if I run a speed test then the correct speed (200 MHz) is reported even though the BIOS doesn't recognize anything more than about 133 MHz. I have a WinChip (IDT) upgrade with a little fan on it. Seems to work fine. I've upgraded the memory to 128 MB and that is also reported.

I also installed BeOS and it also reports the CPU speed correctly.

My BIOS state is AMI 1.00.05.BYOR and won't work without EZDRIVE installed for drives bigger than about 500MB.

Court

: Hello ,I need bios upgrade for packard bell computer
: It's a PENTIUM 1 (intel inside).
: I've a new processor in the computer but in the BIOS the computer doesn't recognize the processor
: it keep saying that it is 150 MHz but I placed a
: 200 Mhz in it and I can not change the processor speed (it's locked), someone said to me that I
: have to upgrade my bios but I don't know wich version I need.Can you send me the bios version
: I need??

: Current version : Amibios 1.00.07 CPOR 1992
: American Megatrends

: Greets,
: Kevin




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