Updating bios from flash drive
Enter your Service Tag or Express Service Code in the required text box usually written on the top or bottom of the target desktop or laptop whose BIOS you want to update.
If not, scroll down and click “View products” under “Browse for a product.” And select your desktop’s or laptop’s model accordingly.
If you have a Shuttle Mini-PC with an external power button connection, this can be used for a cold start.
It’s a set of code that resides on a chip on yours system’s motherboard.
The HDD looks fine as i can view, edit, copy and play music file. I got a desktop custom built with the MSI H55M-P33 mobo (AMI BIOS ver. which adds support for 2.2 TB HDD and other new feature.
I have tried all combinations of keys F2, F12, FN F, C Power, 0 Power with no success.
To update your BIOS on your Dell computer/laptop, you will first have to check which version of BIOS is currently running on your system. After submitting your Service tag, your system model should appear on the web page, under Product Support.
Make sue correct Windows Operating System is listed next to View all available updates.
If not, click Change OS to select the correct Microsoft Windows Operating System that is currently installed on your computer.
If the BIOS version and date is newer than the one currently installed, then click Download File to download it.
If not, then you already have the latest BIOS version. Click yes and OK to the confirmation and warning messages that may vary by system model. Remove the mains plug and reset/press the jumper/button for approx. You may need to use a pointed object such as a ballpoint pen to push the button.