intel 440 BX

How-to identify your motherboard ?
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to get a new BIOS from the intel website, I need to know a motherboard ID string of 2 letters 3 numbers and 2 letters again. I do know its a 440 BX, but how do I get to know the first 2 letters. Intel has a SR440BX, a RC440BX, or a JN440BX, so how should i know?
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I take it your machine isn't bootable? This should help:
Flash your BIOS at your own risk.
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Starting with the AN430TX and the LT430TX, all Intel motherboards have the type number printed on them. Clearly visible.

An alterntive would be to post the AAxxxxxx-xxx number along with the IXXXxxxxxxxx serial number on the stickers.

If you can't find those, it's not an Intel board, just a motherboard with an Intel chipset.