BIOS Phlash Utility

The BIOS flash memory update is required for the following conditions:

  • New versions of system programs
  • New features or options
  • Restore a BIOS when it becomes corrupted. Use the Phlash utility to update the system BIOS flash ROM.

NOTE: If you do not have a crisis recovery diskette at hand, then you should create a Crisis Recovery Diskette before you use the Phlash utility.

NOTE: Do not install memory-related drivers (XMS, EMS, DPMI) when you use the Phlash.

NOTE: Please use the AC adaptor power supply when you run the Phlash utility. If the battery pack does not contain enough power to finish BIOS flash, you may not boot the system because the BIOS is not completely loaded.

Fellow the steps below to run the Phlash.

  1. Prepare a bootable diskette.
  2. Copy the Phlash utilities to the bootable diskette.
  3. Then boot the system from the bootable diskette. The Phlash utility has auto-execution function.

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  • Giosuè
    How to boot from phlash utility?
    10 years ago
  • esko
    Do not install memoryrelated drivers (XMS, EMS, DPMI) when you use the Phlash.?
    9 years ago
  • dina
    How to update a bios with phlash?
    9 years ago
  • Emilia
    Is battery required for aspire 1400 bios update?
    9 years ago
  • mary
    How to use phlash16 in boot flash?
    9 years ago

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