63-0100-000001-00101111-022404-SIS648FX, motherboard???

How-to identify your motherboard ?
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jabdo79
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Tue Jul 14, 2009 5:15 pm

Trying to find my motherboard so i can update my BIOS, any help is greatly appreciated.

BIOS String info:

An AMIBIOS ID String Was Detected:

63-0100-000001-00101111-022404-SIS648FX
- ---- ------ ------
| | | |
| | | Chipset/BIOS Info
| | BIOS Build Date
| Manufacturer ID
BIOS ROM Information

AMIBIOS ROM Size: 512 KB

BIOS Build Date: Feb 24 2004

Motherboard Manufacturer Code: 0001Not listed in MAN.DAT file

AMIBIOS Build Tag: 1ABFS001�

AMIBIOS Project ID: 1ABFS - Project Name: SIS648+963

SMBIOS info:

Manufacturer : ALIENWARE
Product Name : Area-51
Version :
Serial Number:

Thanks again for any help!
jabdo79
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Fri Jul 31, 2009 10:30 pm

Is there any other information I can try and get to help someone identify it?
cp
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Sat Aug 01, 2009 5:35 pm

a laptop?

this one?
http://www.hexus.net/content/item.php?item=753&page=3

Alienware Area51-m Extreme
If you email me include [WIMSBIOS] in the subject.
jabdo79
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Mon Aug 03, 2009 8:33 pm

yup, that exact one.
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Tue Aug 04, 2009 9:50 am

jabdo79 wrote:yup, that exact one.
Then why not go to Alienware for an update?
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jabdo79
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Tue Aug 04, 2009 5:58 pm

I cant pick my updates by computer, just by OS then part type, then the actual part. And they have a bunch of motherboards listed so i dont want to pick the wrong one. Here's the driver support page.

support.alienware_com/Support_Pages/Restricted_Pages/driver_downloads.aspx
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Wed Aug 05, 2009 10:17 am

the Extreme is not listed there. Email Alienware.
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