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by krick
Tue Jan 24, 2006 7:41 pm
Forum: My hard drive isn't recognized
Topic: 80GB: 05/07/1998-i440BX-W83977-P6BX-A+ XP Setup problem
Replies: 4
Views: 2267

I always leave the BIOS hard drive settings at "AUTO". I never use the autodetect utility in the BIOS. Not sure about the BIOS you used but I just flashed my ECS P6BX-A+ rev 2.1 motherboard last night with the official version 5.6 bios to support large drives. You can get it on this page... http://w...
by krick
Thu Jun 30, 2005 6:55 am
Forum: In-depth High-tech BIOS section
Topic: Hacking a BIOS to run an AMD CPU on an old Dell computer
Replies: 3
Views: 4244

Any idea what you'd use to decompile it once it's extracted from the installer?
by krick
Mon Jun 27, 2005 4:19 pm
Forum: In-depth High-tech BIOS section
Topic: Hacking a BIOS to run an AMD CPU on an old Dell computer
Replies: 3
Views: 4244

Hacking a BIOS to run an AMD CPU on an old Dell computer

I have an old Dell Optiplex GXL 5133 computer. Phoenix Rom BIOS Plus Version 1.10 A20 I would like to do an AMD K6 400 powerleap upgrade on it but the DELL BIOS has a check that prevents the computer from booting with a non-Intel CPU. I'm not sure how the check is done. Anyway, this seems like it sh...