When updating bios
Use the boards UEFI interface to navigate to the board’s BIOS update section usually dubbed “EZ-Flash,” “M-Flash” or the like.Once started, you will be asked to navigate to the BIOS file.Take the updated BIOS version and BIOS update utility you downloaded from the manufacturer’s website and copy them to the newly bootable USB stick. Once the prompt appears, you will need to type the exact name of your BIOS update utility or flash tool such as “bupdater” or “afudos” or “awdflash.” If your files and update tool are located within a different folder, such as ours seen in the image above, then you need to first access that folder using the command “cd\.
Then type “msinfo32” to bring up your computer’s System Information log.
Remember to back up your existing BIOS before beginning.
This will be handy if you run into issues during the update or if you do not like the performance or features that come with the updated BIOS. Ultimately it will be up to you to decide if your system will benefit from an updated BIOS.
Select your USB stick and follow the onscreen instructions to complete your BIOS update.
To update your BIOS via DOS, you will need a bootable USB. We’re using Rufus, but you can use any of the options listed above.