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Asus P8H77-V BIOS - how to change CPU voltage?

Q: Asus P8H77-V BIOS - how to change CPU voltage?

Hi, I can't find the settings for the CPU voltage in my BIOS. I know it's a H board, but can I lower my CPU voltage? If so how?

Thanks

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A: Asus P8H77-V BIOS - how to change CPU voltage?

The H77 chipset does not allow you to alter CPU voltages. That can only be done on a Z77 motherboard/chipset.

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-p8h77-v-bios-how-to-change-cpu-voltage.199096/
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Help please?
 

A:ASUS voltage problem?

Veer said:



Hi!

I recently purchased a new PC with a ASUS P4800 SE mobo. Am having a problem however. Whenever I play any games after about 10 mis or so I get a warning that my 3.3V is too low (drops to about 2.9v). Once I exit the game (even alt-tab) the voltage goes back to normal. If I keep playing I get a corrupted display (lots of lines and gibbrish).

Any help on what this is - and why it is happening would be helpful.

For reference my specs are:

P4 3.0E Mhz
512 MB RAM
ASUS P4800 SE Motherboard
ATI Radeon 9800 Pro 128 MB Videocard
Generic case with 350w PS.

Temps during idle are about 40 C for CPU and 35 C for Motherboard, rising to 55 C for CPU and 45 for motherboard during gaming.

Help please?Click to expand...

most generic power supply's are over rated power than what they actly tell you with a sticker slapped to the outside of the case,Most run at 200 to 250 max,the vid card you are running needs lots of juice,If you are running the proper driver on this card and you still have the same problem replace your power supply with a good quality 350 watt.
 

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A:Asus MB Voltage Reading Differences

Marjnal said:

I have changed the FSB to 200 and overclocked my 2500+ Barton. It is running quite nice at 2.195 GHz with an idle temp of 40C, increasing an additional 5-7C with a load.

The voltage setting in the bios of my A7N8X Deluxe 2.0 is currently set at 1.65v. MBM5 and Asus Probe readings both show voltages fluctuating between 1.71v and 1.73v. Is this normal for the voltages to be that different from the bios setting?

Thanks, Al Click to expand...
Yup thats normal on the pretty much the entire ASUS A7N8X series of motherboards. The actual voltages are closer to the voltages reported in the BIOS then what is reported by the monitors and it can flucuate as long as it isn't by very much.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/asus-mb-voltage-reading-differences.350253/
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Any help is appreciated.

A:BIOS: Can access BIOS utility, but cannot change settings.

Is it asking for a password or something?

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/250502-bios-can-access-bios-utility-but-cannot-change-settings.html
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Please do not create multiple threads for the same issue.
Stick to your other thread:
http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/i-would-like-to-know-on-how-to-change-my-bios-string-689857.html

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[QUOTE=Saintor;1925869] To be recognized in DOS, my HD has to be interfaced temporary in IDE.
/QUOTE]

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http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/137462-asus-m2v-mx-se-bios-update.html
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A:Asus BIOS update?

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Originally posted by dank7737
I would like to update the bios (asus p4s533) but im having problems iwth the autoupdate function. Where can i get an update for the bios?Click to expand...

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A:Cannot enter BIOS Asus PC

I don't know if this also applies to your motherboard: How to Use USB BIOS Flashback - ASUS

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You might need to enable CSM and disable Secure boot.

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First things first, why do you feel that the BIOS needs to be upgraded?

If it ain't broke do not fix it!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/bios-problem-on-asus-m2n-mx-se-plus.1168233/
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Quote: Originally Posted by HammerHead


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what does it do?

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A:Asus A8N-SLI bios update

while not a hard process... it can be dangerous to flash you BIOS version and you run the risk of turning your computer into a nice paperweight.

first off... what is the biggest reason you are looking to update your BIOS version? any problems can probably be solved by other means unless you have proof that you need to flash the cmos. the safest way to flash to a new BIOS version is to use a utility such as awdflash.exe (Award Flash) in command prompt before the computer boots windows. there are ways to flash the BIOS within windows, but it's typically more reliable to perform the operation in command prompt.

for the actual process... you will need the BIOS file (usually a .bin file), and flash utility like awdflash, and a bootable CDROM, USB drive or floppy disk if you have that. i like using FLASHCD to make bootable disks in which both the BIOS file(s) and tools are copied to. basically, you boot from the CDROM and run the flash utility from the prompt. from there you should just need to input the file you want to flash to the CMOS (and if you are using a flash drive or floppy you can make a backup of the original just in case). if all goes well after the file is flashed, remove the media and restart the computer. done.

you should be able to find a more in-depth guide by searching around for A8N-specific stuff... if you need it. good luck...
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-a8n-sli-bios-update.141793/
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BTW: If if you do have ot update your bios.. please keep in mind that my floppy isn't working so if there's anyway to do it through cdr or anything else please let me know
 

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A:Boot Order UEFI ASUS P8 Z77-V How to change?

Enter your BIOS and set your SSD as Boot Option # 1 as shown:

Or set your optical drive as boot #1 and set your ssd as boot #2.

http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/28998-boot-order-uefi-asus-p8-z77-v-how-change.html
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In my motherboard's BIOS settings, there are three USB settings that can be changed.

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Would keeping the USB/USB 3.0 Legacy Support enabled still use the driver installed in Win7 or will it override and use the built-in USB drivers in the motherboard?

How about EHCI Hand-off?

A:ASUS P8Z68-V BIOS Settings

No, do not turn them off.

http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/191672-asus-p8z68-v-bios-settings.html
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Hi all,

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A:asus a7v133 and fujitsu 20.4gb hd - bios

your probably going to have to install the ata 100
drivers from dos prompt first to get it to work.

A little more, sorry was eating, hard to type one handed

If it is onboard controller there should be drivers on the motherboard cd or at the manufacturers site.

If it's a promise card you can get the drivers at www.promise.com
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/asus-a7v133-and-fujitsu-20-4gb-hd-bios.51961/
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Greetings,

I'm looking for a BIOs update for the P5Q Deluxe Motherboard. I've gone to their site to get some updates, but it's rather confusing to someone like me who isn't very tech with this - considering I've never updated BIOs myself before.
I hope someone can help me out! I'm running on W7 Home Premium 64-bit.

All I've managed to find are these: Asus P5Q Deluxe Motherboard BIOS Update 2301 Download
But they're quite old, so I'm not sure if these are the most recent?

Thanks in advance

A:Asus P5Q Deluxe Motherboard BIOS

I would check the asus website... And honestly unless if you hare having direct issues related to the motherboard I do not suggest updating your bios since you are not very tech savy...

http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/122779-asus-p5q-deluxe-motherboard-bios.html
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If I remove the cmos battery will that reset it?

A:asus f55a bios locked

Yes, you can reset it by removing the battery but there could be other ways to do it, pins on MB "CLR_CMOS" or a button. Whatever you do, make sure computer is unplugged.

http://www.eightforums.com/drivers-hardware/62055-asus-f55a-bios-locked.html
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A:Asus CUV4X-E BIOS VER 1003

your question is a bit vague

when installing a new driver it is often the case that you need the original windows 95 or 98 or 98se or millenium disk to fully install the driver
if it asks for the windows disc just insert in cd rom

you might have to point in the right direction but just use the browse radio button to guide it towards your cd drive
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/asus-cuv4x-e-bios-ver-1003.67226/
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A:Asus P5ld2 Bios Question?????

Perhaps HT is enabled by default now?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-p5ld2-bios-question.58234/
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A:Asus m2n4-sli bios problem... Please help

did u backup the BIOS and have u got it in a place u can reinstall it. updating a BIOS is always a risk and if it goes wrong can ruin a MoBo.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-m2n4-sli-bios-problem-please-help.93343/
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A:Asus a7n8x BIOS settings PLEASE!!

Take a look at this thread before doing anything else.

Explaining step-by-step how to overclock would easily take a few hours to type without even going extremely indepth of the subject.

Luckily for you, there are hundreds of overclocking resources available for you to read on the web. Do a search from google, or even take a look at TechSpot's own overclocking guide.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-a7n8x-bios-settings-please.9727/
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A:Asus mobo bios problem

Hello and welcome to Techspot.

I seem to remember some Asus mobo`s were faked, although I can`t remember when this was or what models were affected. whether this is the source of your problem I don`t know.

Run the free Everest programme from HERE and see what details it gives you for your mobo. Then, check the results with the Asus site.

The only other thing I can suggest is you RMA the board.

Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-mobo-bios-problem.53209/
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A:Bios on asus z87-A update question

I normally would say if it's running OK to leave the BIOS alone. In Haswell's case, it is still having growing pains so an update is recommended. I have used the BIOS Flashback feature to do it. Check your manual for instructions.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/307046-bios-asus-z87-update-question.html
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Thanks
Robert
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/asus-bios-update-problem-help.671626/
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A:Asus mobo bios update

It looks like ACC is a utility for unlocking AMD CPU hidden cores for 'overclocking'.

So if you are into that kind of thing it may be a useful tool.

http://www.bit-tech.net/news/hardwar...re-unlocking/1

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/188609-asus-mobo-bios-update.html
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A:Asus A8N SLI Deluxe Bios Updates

Hello pkroks.

I can`t answer you question, but would like to offer you some advice.

If you system is running ok, I don`t advise you to update your bios.

The updating of a bios should not be done, unless there is a very good reason to do so.

Regards Howard
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-a8n-sli-deluxe-bios-updates.38578/
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A:RAID and ASUS HDD not recognised in Win XP, but is on bios. please help

Boot up windows and go to Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Computer Management and find the Disk management tab on the lower left. Click it and the HDD should be there. The reason it hasn't been recognised by windows is that it hasn't been formatted. Use this tab to format the drive (might take awhile).
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/raid-and-asus-hdd-not-recognised-in-win-xp-but-is-on-bios-please-help.57293/
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A:Asus A7A266-E bios settings?

The system acceleration mode in your mainboard is probably an option to enable certain aggressive settings for memory timings, etc...

Try enabling it seeing if your system is still stable. I have an ASUS A7V266-E & there's an option called Performance level ( Normal / Optimal ). If I select Optimal, RAM Timings are set to CAS2, etc...

If you start having random lock ups, I suggest setting it back to default.

Is there anything mentionned in your BIOS manual about it ? I don't have an A7A266 so i'm only guessing here.

As for the VideoMemoryMode, it's common to ASUS mainboards. I'm not sure if they're the only ones to have it. Could anyone confirm if they have this option with a non ASUS mainboard ?

Here's a little explanation I found on the subject.





Video Memory Cache Mode (ASUS mainboards)

By definition, video memory is excluded from being cacheable since otherwise the large data chunks would fill up the L2 chache of the CPU immediately. When the CPU calculates 3D, that is, floating point operations, every data point needs to be written to the local frame buffer (on board graphics memory). Unfortunately, the CPU can either write or calculate, therefore each write cycle interrupts the floating point operations, in simple terms, the FPU unit can only work at half speed. Intel were the first to incorporate 8, so called, write combine buffers on the Pentium II, which was one of the reasons why the PII had a superior 3D performance compared to the original K6, at least at low resolutions. The reason is simple, instead of single bit writes, the data are temporarily stored in write combine buffers and released in burst mode. Therefore, depending on the size of the WC-buffers, FPU calculations are interrupted much less frequently, in other words, the graphics performance of the CPU is almost doubled.

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from Lost CircuitsClick to expand...


 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-a7a266-e-bios-settings.1503/
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Thanks!!!
 

A:Asus Sabertooth BIOS version?

Should you upgrade? If you aren't having any problems with the BIOS now, I would not bother. You may if you wish but there is some risk involved.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-sabertooth-bios-version.162273/
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A:Can't flash BIOS Asus A8N-SLI Deluxe

A8N-SLI Deluxe BIOS 1805
http://dlsvr.asus.com/pub/ASUS/mb/socket939/A8N-SLI Deluxe/A8ND1805.zip

http://support.asus.com/technicaldocuments/technicaldocuments.aspx?no=532&SLanguage=en-us.


(Note substitute your bios filename 1805.bin)






Please note, BIOS update is only recommended when experiencing technical difficulties with your system, And is not recommended to be performed regularly.

Moreover, due to the nature of BIOS update, there is certain level of dangers involved. BIOS update must be performed with extreme caution . During BIOS update process, your system must be maintained without interference or power loss to prevent unexpected damage.

In case of BIOS update failure, please follow instructions in your User's Manual for guidelines on BIOS recovery via CrashFree BIOS. In the event that BIOS recovery is not recoverable via CrashFree BIOS, please contact your place of purchase for further assistance on BIOS recovery.Click to expand...


 

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A:Updating BIOS: Asus A8N SLI Deluxe

Nah, go right to 1014. They don't build on each other in any way. I'm getting ready to flash mine too. just need to write down my overclock numbers and settings.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/updating-bios-asus-a8n-sli-deluxe.35634/
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Hello SF members.

Note : I dont know where to put this topic. If you know better , move it.

I already asked some questions here, some members helped me a lot but I need help again.

In one topic I asked how to Overclock. I learned it , and know more about it.
But now my problems is my BIOS. I dont know how to use it. That isnt classic....
I dont have to edit time or HDD slave, not to do anything harder !

My BIOS is same as http://images.anandtech.com/doci/4499/ASUS%20BIOS%201%20-%20EZ%20Main.png

My motherboard is ASUS P8H61-M LX2 and it have latest ASUS BIOS (EFI BIOS Utility- EZ mode , I attached one link here to see).

My questions are :
1. Can I back normal BIOS like one old ?
2. How to use that ? Is there any tutorial for this ?

That is all for now.
Thanks in advance.
Trinty.

A:How to use ASUS EFI Bios Utility - EZ Mode ?

Did you read your MB manual. It has a section on the Bios that explains all the options. If you click on the Advanced Mode it will look a lot like the old bios with lots of options.

Jim

http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/221067-how-use-asus-efi-bios-utility-ez-mode.html
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The instructions tell me to make a boot floppy. As there is no logical way for me to do this, as my board does not have a floppy cable present, this proves impossible. Anyone flashed the BIOS on an ASUS M4 series? Tips?

A:BIOS flash - ASUS MoBo

Have a look Here and see if the info helps

It's relating to creating a boot cd instead of using a floppy


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http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/119836-bios-flash-asus-mobo.html
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A:Asus X401u in a bios loop

You say your grandson's ASUS X401u laptop wasn't working, so you changed it.
What exactly do you mean when you say you "changed it"?

You say that ASUS X401u laptop is running Windows 8.
According to its support site, it comes with one of these Windows versions:
Windows 7 Ultimate
Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Home Basic

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I personally have never used Windows 8, so someone else who has will need to address any issues with it.

You also might want to make use of its support site and FAQ section.

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