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Allan Sadowski a pensé très fort :
> I have a Micro-Star MS-5169 motherboard and I
> want to update the bios to the current version AMI 3.7.
> I downloaded the current bios file
> a5169v37.exe which can only be run
> in windows.
> My question is when I run this file in windows
> will it extract other files and if so what are they?
> Also the Special note says This is only for PCB version 4.0.
> How do I determine what my PCB version is?
You find the pcb version on the PCB.
I had a serious problem with CD writer with this PCB. Nero and other
burning software froze the computer. Bios is 3.7.
I have solved it with new ide drivers found on the web.