The iFlash BIOS update utility allows you to update the BIOS from a bootable USB device. Information on how to create a bootable USB device is at the end of this document. See instructions, or print and use the PDF version.
Note: PDF files require Adobe Acrobat Reader*
Download the iFlash BIOS Update file. Example:
Double-click the *.ZIP to extract its files.
Copy IFLASH2.EXE and the .BIO file to the bootable USB device.
Configure the BIOS of the target computer to boot to the USB device:
- Press F2 during boot to enter BIOS Setup.
- Go to the Boot menu.
- Enable USB Boot.
- Press F10 to save and exit the BIOS Setup.
Boot the target computer with the USB device connected.
At the prompt, type IFLASH2 /PF XXX.BIO, where XXX.BIO is the file name of the .BIO file and press Enter.
Follow all prompts.
Creating a Bootable USB Device
Refer to the following websites for tips on how to create bootable USB devices. Intel is unable to assist with the creation of bootable devices.
You can also search the Web for how to create a bootable USB flash drive.
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