Things to do before updating bios
So, the question is: how to update BIOS using Ubuntu? In the Wiki do Ubuntu, there are other procedures to use, but this is the one which is closest to the original procedure (update the BIOS under DOS). Of course, download the one according the size of your pendrive.
I’ve downloaded Free DOS-1.1-memstick-2-2048bz2 file, as my USB stick has more than 2GB.
Dell hat verschiedene allgemeine Probleme bei der Aktualisierung auf Windows 10 festgestellt.
Diese sind nicht Plattform-spezifisch, sondern betreffen viele Computer, die auf Windows 10 aktualisiert werden.
In order to upgrade your CPU you will need to know two things about your motherboard: its CPU socket and its maximum external clock rate (a.k.a.
FSB, Front Side Bus – for AMD CPUs based on AMD64 architecture you don’t need this information).
BIOS is gradually being phased out for a similar system called EFI or UEFI (Unified / Extensible Firmware Interface).
If you don’t have your motherboard manual, please read our tutorial How to Find Out Your Motherboard Manufacturer and Model.There is one very important thing to note about motherboard manuals: usually they bring wrong information about what is the fastest processor you can install on your board.