APM/ACPI BIOS questions
#34204 by safwan
Fri Oct 07, 2005 7:31 am
HI Friends,
Can Someone Tell Me How To Upgrade My Bios Power From APM TO ACPI.
My Bios Info Is:-
Program: eSupport.com BIOS Agent Version 3.45
BIOS Date: 07/13/00
BIOS Type: Award Modular BIOS v4.51PG
BIOS ID: 07/13/2000-693-596B-8671-2A6LGV3DC
OEM Sign-On: BIOS-I-2M (2K000713)
Chipset: VIA 82C691 rev 68
Superio: Unknown
OS: WinXP SP2
CPU: PENTIUM III 700 Mhz
BIOS ROM In Socket: Yes
BIOS ROM Size: 256K
Memory Installed: 384 MB
Memory Maximum: 512 MB
Memory Slot 01: 128 MB
Memory Slot 02: 128 MB
Memory Slot 03: 128 MB
Memory Slot 04: 0 MB

My Friend Suggested Me Upgrading It From Award Bios V4.51pg To Award Bios v6.00 Will Change It To ACPI.If It Can Be Done So THen Where Can I Get The Update For Free.Or Is There Any Of Changing APM to ACPI.Can Someone Give Me A Good Answer.My Motherboard Is VIa.My Os I WIn XP And My MAin Aim Of UPgrading This Is For Installing Longhorn As The Setup says That My Bios Is Not ACPI Compatible.
Thanks In Advance