Can updating bios cause problems

22 Aug

Download and install the latest version of the Asus BIOS updater program. Click the "Product" drop down menu and choose "Motherboard." Choose the series and model of your Asus motherboard from the corresponding drop down menus.Check through the list of available BIOS versions, and click the link for the latest version.Quickly fix PC issues and prevent others from happening with this software: BIOS is a one of the most important components of your PC since it’s in charge for starting your PC and checking your hardware.

If you encounter problems while updating the new BIOS, DO NOT turn off your system since this corrupt BIOS might cause your system failed to boot up.

In the event that a recovery procedure cannot be performed you can do the steps below: First off, you will need to open up the computer case and change a jumper on the motherboard into the “Recovery Mode Position”.

Nearly all Intel Based motherboards and some 3rd party motherboards have a jumper or switch to recover the BIOS.

i have v1.01 bios do i really need to update to 3.00 the update only says (Fix CPU temperature between T1(50¡ãC)~T2(90¡ãC) does not meet the fan duty.) my laptop does get hot but never shuts down plus i have a laptop cooler.

There's a chance of messing up a laptop with any update, not just the BIOS. If he's not comfortable trying to flash the BIOS after reading the instructions, then he doesn't have to.