When a computer boots up, it looks in the chip for BIOS for instructions on where to find the operating system and among many other things, BIOS also further facilitates communication between the operating system and the hardware. If you have a modern laptop, you’ll have to press the Lenovo key to access BIOS menu while your laptop is powered off, which is usually besides the power button on the front. Click the CD Icon to browse and select the downloaded file. If you have a modern laptop, you’ll have to press the Lenovo key to access BIOS menu while your laptop is powered off, which is usually besides the power button on the front. Select your USB from the list, and follow the instructions on-screen. Run the downloaded file “BIOS Update Utility for Windows”. Copy the file path it shows similar to “C:\Drivers\Flash\j9uj22ww”.
Like drivers and softwares, updates for BIOS are also released occasionally, but you should have a very good reason for updating your BIOS, also called flashing your BIOS. A menu will open, and select BIOS setup from it Use the above given method in Method 1 to check if newer version of the BIOS is available. If you have downloaded a simple “BIOS Update Utility for Windows” file, then next to “Create a bootable disk using” select Free DOS. After extraction, uncheck “Install BIOS Utility now.” option. Paste the previously copied file path in the address bar up above.
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If are not familiar with the basics of flashing the BIOS or if you are not 100 percent sure that flashing your BIOS is the right thing to do then please read the companion article Three Good Reasons for Flashing Your BIOS. Misidentification of your motherboard make/model/revision number If you built your computer then you know the brand of the motherboard that you purchased and you will also likely know the model number. If you purchased your computer prebuilt, as most people do, then you probably don't know what is under the hood.
You might be able to get the information by entering the serial number of the PC on a Web site, but when it comes to flashing your BIOS you need to be 100 percent accurate and the information on the Web site could be incorrect.
Toshiba is not liable for any damage caused by the use of any information or software provided, including information that is incomplete or incorrect.Windows 7 - 32 Bit, Windows 7 - 64 Bit, Windows 8 - 32 Bit, Windows 8 - 64 Bit, Windows 8 - Upgrade, Windows 8.1 - 32 Bit, Windows 8.1 - 64 Bit, Windows 8.1 - Update, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Windows Vista 64 Bit, Windows XP, Windows XP MCE, Windows XP Tablet Edition Note: We recommend to print this manual before you start the BIOS update procedure, so it will be available during the update process because you don't have access to your OS during the update process.Toshiba provides this information "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. If for some reason you can’t get the above method to work, simply type your laptop’s or desktop’s model under “Search Products”. In the search results below, executable and/or bootable cd (not available for all models) of latest BIOS will be available. Click yes for any all User Account Control warning that appear from now on till you are done with this guide. If the issue is with your computer or a laptop/notebook you should try using the Reimage Plus Software which can scan the repositories and replace corrupt and missing files.The BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) is critical to the proper operation of your computer.