Managing and updating your BIOS
The following utilities allow you to manage and update the motherboard Basic
Input/Output System (BIOS) setup.
ASUS.Update: Updates the BIOS in Windows
ASUS.EZ.Flash.2: Updates the BIOS using a USB flash disk.
ASUS.CrashFree.BIOS.3: Updates the BIOS using a bootable USB flash
disk or the motherboard support DVD when the BIOS file fails or gets
Refer to the corresponding sections for details on these utilities.
Save a copy of the original motherboard BIOS file to a USB flash disk in case
you need to restore the BIOS in the future.
The ASUS Update is a utility that allows you to manage, save, and update the
motherboard BIOS in Windows
Save the current BIOS file
Download the latest BIOS file from the Internet
Update the BIOS from an updated BIOS file
Update the BIOS directly from the Internet, and
View the BIOS version information.
This utility is available in the support DVD that comes with the motherboard
ASUS Update requires an Internet connection either through a network or an
Internet Service Provider (ISP).
To install ASUS Update:
Place the support DVD in the optical drive. The Drivers menu appears.
Click the Utilities tab, then click Install.ASUS.Update.
The ASUS Update utility is copied to your system.
Quit all Windows
environment. The ASUS Update utility allows you
applications before you update the BIOS using this utility.
Chapter 4: BIOS setup