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Old 09-01-2006, 08:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Where does new egg tell you what BIOS a motherboard come with? It's really important, because OCZ RAM has problems if you don't have the right BIOS on several brands.
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If it's the wrong bios just flash it to the latest one.
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i don't wanna hae to buy a floppy if thats the only time im gonna use it, they absolutely wont boot in some situations.
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Check the manufactures websites then.
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Well that dosn't help if new egg is selling an older motherboard that dosn't have the right BIOS, the new ones are recent, so theres a chance that all the motherboards have been reaplaced.
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Most if not all motherboards ship with the most recent official BIOS
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