Don't ask how to over-clock.
#20243 by strvng2
Fri Oct 10, 2003 5:59 am
Just installed a slot one upgrade from PowerLeap.
Getting errors on post. unrecognized cpu etc.
Need Bios and stepping update for acer.
bios version: V3.2 6M2EN5M 06/30/99

I went to acer and while the flash utilities are provided I cannot locate
the updated file to flash.

Any Answers?

USER INFORMATION
=================
Name --------------------------- strvng2
E-mail Address ----------------- strvng2@wi.rr.com
Daytime phone ------------------ ***-***-****
Country ------------------------ USA

CPU INFORMATION
================
Number of CPU ------------------ 1
Manufacturer ------------------- GenuineIntel
Processor (brand ID) ----------- Intel Celeron (1)
Code Name ---------------------- Tualatin
Package ------------------------ Socket 370 FC-PGA2
Family ------------------------- 6
Model -------------------------- B
Stepping ----------------------- 4
Core Revision ------------------ tB1
Extended Family/Model ---------- 0/0
Technology --------------------- 0.13µ
Microcode Revision ------------- 0
Specification ------------------ Intel(R) Celeron(TM) CPU 1400MHz
Instructions ------------------- MMX, SSE
CPU Speed ---------------------- 1397.6MHz
Clock Multiplier --------------- 14.0x
Front Side Bus ----------------- 99.8MHz
Bus Speed ---------------------- 99.8MHz
L1 Data cache ------------------ 16Kb
L1 Code cache ------------------ 16Kb
L2 cache ----------------------- 256Kb

MAINBOARD INFORMATION
======================
Manufacturer ------------------- IBM
Model (revision) --------------- 66M2 (-1 )
Chipset (revision)-------------- Intel i440BX/ZX (C1)
Southbridge -------------------- Intel 82371 (PIIX4)
BIOS Brand --------------------- ACER
BIOS Version ------------------- V3.2 6M2EN5M
BIOS Date ---------------------- 06/30/99
AGP Revision ------------------- 1.0
AGP Transfer Rate -------------- 2x
AGP Aperture Size -------------- 64Mb
AGP Side Band Addressing ------- enabled
Display adapter Manufacturer --- 3dfx
Model (revision) --------------- Voodoo3 (1)

MEMORY INFORMATION
===================
Type --------------------------- SDRAM
Size --------------------------- 256Mb
# of memory modules ------------ 2
Module 0 ----------------------- SDRAM PC100 - 128 Mb
Module 1 ----------------------- Kingston SDRAM PC100 - 128 Mb
Frequency ---------------------- 99.8MHz
CAS# Latency ------------------- 3.0 clocks
RAS# to CAS# Delay ------------- 2 clocks
RAS# Precharge Time ------------ 2 clocks
DRAM Idle Timer ---------------- 32 clocks

SYSTEM INFORMATION
===================
Operating System --------------- Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1 (Build 2600)
System Brand ------------------- Other IBM
System Model ------------------- 2171
Comments ----------------------- New purchase installed, still get errors on boot.