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by Toby B
Fri Feb 18, 2005 6:20 am
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: i need a bios update for the am37 mobo
Replies: 7
Views: 3734

This is an OEM vesion of the FIC AM37. To get back to the retail version is quite a chore to successfully do...

As ajzchips said. try a new battery first...
by Toby B
Fri Feb 18, 2005 6:16 am
Forum: What is my motherboard?
Topic: What board is this?
Replies: 19
Views: 4755

Sounds like it might be time for a chip programmer to come into play. www.badflash.com if you don't have access to a programmer.
by Toby B
Sat Feb 12, 2005 9:00 am
Forum: In-depth High-tech BIOS section
Topic: Help Unlocking OEM Sony Bios
Replies: 4
Views: 6893

I am not sure if its soldered on or not, but the main problem is that its not an official ASUS bios because its an OEM bios for Sony. I am still sure there is someway to hack in/access the hidden features on this one. http://www.asus.com.tw/support/download/item.aspx?ModelName=P4B266-M&Type=BIOS&SL...
by Toby B
Wed Feb 09, 2005 12:40 pm
Forum: RAM compatibility with BIOS
Topic: RAM Problems with a compaq presario 7470?
Replies: 4
Views: 10126

Re: SORRY IT TOOK SO LONG TO UPDATE

HammerHeadHank wrote::oops: THANKS FOR YOR QUICK RESPONSE
YES I DID SAVE THE CHANGES.

ANY OTHER IDEAS?
incompatible RAM

http://www.crucial.com/store/listparts. ... &submit=Go
by Toby B
Wed Feb 09, 2005 10:58 am
Forum: My motherboard is dead
Topic: Shuttle SN95G5 - I changed a PCI BIOS setting and it's dead?
Replies: 1
Views: 1494

clear the CMOS...
by Toby B
Wed Feb 09, 2005 9:06 am
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: FIC AZ31 (oem UWAVE)
Replies: 33
Views: 35896

I would like to tweak and oc a little and see how far I can go with this board.
the new bios wont mean squat for overclocking if the multipliers were soldered or missing unless he mods the board.
by Toby B
Tue Feb 08, 2005 7:11 am
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: ASUS Bootblock file
Replies: 11
Views: 4962

No, it's an ASUS board. The reason I asked is because there is at least one variation of the P4T used in HP computers: http://www.s87841630.onlinehome.us/model/alcatraz/alcatraz.html that and this comment: Asus usually has Flashroms in sockets. If Asus offers only a 256KB Bios image but Flashrom is...
by Toby B
Tue Feb 08, 2005 5:35 am
Forum: Notebook BIOS and other problems
Topic: Compaq Armada 110 DIP-switches
Replies: 4
Views: 3754

Try this one out Alberto:
http://h200002.www2.hp.com/bc/docs/supp ... ev3_us.pdf
10.x MB its taking a bit to download and open for me..
by Toby B
Tue Feb 08, 2005 5:25 am
Forum: Notebook BIOS and other problems
Topic: Compaq Armada 110 DIP-switches
Replies: 4
Views: 3754

The EVO N110 is listed as being the same, but finding info is going to be tough either way..
by Toby B
Mon Feb 07, 2005 12:47 pm
Forum: Notebook BIOS and other problems
Topic: Compaq Armada 110 DIP-switches
Replies: 4
Views: 3754

Neville Paintin <pain...@es.co.nz> wrote: > Anyone know what the dip switches are for that are located on the > motherboard just beside the CPU socket of a Compaq Armada 110? They're for setting the BUSS speed for the various processors the system can use: 1.0 GHz Intel Pentium III 1.0 GHz Celeron ...
by Toby B
Mon Feb 07, 2005 6:58 am
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: ASUS Bootblock file
Replies: 11
Views: 4962

ruelnov - Was that an HP board by chance?

For those who don't know me I am working on a support/help site for Compaq and HP computers. Having information availible to flash the OEM BIOS to retail versions would be a great addition to my site...

Thanks
by Toby B
Thu Feb 03, 2005 6:11 am
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: FIC AZ31 (oem UWAVE)
Replies: 33
Views: 35896

sulbert wrote:09B9433KA3 UWAVE
0110
786K1
217155-002
That's what is printed on the stickers.
The PCB revision is 1.3 I guess (etched (i.e. not silkscreened) in one corner).
686A south bridge
AD1881A sound chip

I can try to make some photos if needed.
no real nead for photos, but thanks for the info...
by Toby B
Wed Feb 02, 2005 3:34 am
Forum: RAM compatibility with BIOS
Topic: RAM Problems with a compaq presario 7470?
Replies: 4
Views: 10126

As KachiWachi stated you have to save the changes. When you boot the machice you should have been greeted with some form of message stating the amount of RAM has changed and to select an option to boot and another option to save changes...
by Toby B
Tue Feb 01, 2005 3:23 pm
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: FIC AZ31 (oem UWAVE)
Replies: 33
Views: 35896

Toby B - How about a link to your site in your signature? (I will assume this will be OK with the moderators... :roll: ) EDIT - Is that it in your "buttons"? Link to my site is in my profile (i.e. the www button below my posts). If the Moderators and/or admins don't have a problem with it I could p...
by Toby B
Tue Feb 01, 2005 9:56 am
Forum: Other BIOS update issues.
Topic: FIC AZ31 (oem UWAVE)
Replies: 33
Views: 35896

1. FIC AZ31 vdb41 BIOS 2. UWAVE board with KT133 chipset and socketed BIOS chip (W49F002U; don't have it in my hand right now so I will try to determine the exact revision later). The only result I have so far is that the board boots with FIC BIOS - too many toys (and work :( ), too little time you...