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BIOS Upgrade I have a Mesh PC fitted with an ASUS ATX Micro NForce 4 939 PCI motherboard. I have just replaced my AMD Athlon 3500 chip with an AMD Athlon X2 4200, which runs fine. However I have heard that one can get a BIOS update that will make the most of the new chip. Is this correct and if so, where can I get it and what is it called?

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Please read the following statement from ASUS:

All BIOS posted at ASUS Website is for products sold and packaged by ASUS. BIOS for products sold and packaged in other vendors systems should be downloaded from web sites indicated on their product information / support guide. Updating the BIOS only if you have problems and you are sure that the new BIOS revision will solve your problems.
Careless updating may result to more problems with the motherboard!

I suggest that you contact MESH Computers for specific updates!

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Posted on Jan 26, 2008

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Bios update will be avilable in the site of your motherboard itself

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  • dewan nafees ahmed Jan 26, 2008

    i would like to notify you something. since you have installed the new chip recently you wont need a bios update so soon. bios updates are released at a lond periods of time.



    mostly the update you are downloading wil have been installed in your PC already.

  • dewan nafees ahmed Jan 26, 2008

    A couple of big pictures of the Athlon 64 X2 4200+ AMD says the Athlon 64 X2 should fit into existing motherboards with only a BIOS update, provided that the motherboard can deliver enough power to drive a current 90nm Athlon 64 processor. Existing Socket 939 CPU heat sink/fan combos should be sufficient to cool an X2, as well. As always, you'll want to check with your motherboard maker before assuming your mobo will work with the new chip. There are always exceptions.



    yours seems to be working fine right. so no problem

  • dewan nafees ahmed Jan 26, 2008
  • dewan nafees ahmed Jan 27, 2008

    many thanks means>? problem solved or not?

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