Updating bios w unsupported cpu Tags: Chipsets BIOS CPUs Motherboards Last response: September 27, 2008 2:25 PM in Motherboards Share rasmusp123 August 26, 2008 1:33:35 PM I have an E8500 and a p45-ds3l motherboard which doesnt support wolfdales without updating bios first. My question is, can i update the bios using the cpu thats not supported?? Hope you know what i mean. Havent tried yet because im building a system for my friend and i dont have all parts yet. More about : updating bios unsupported cpu auscanzukus August 27, 2008 11:57:20 AM Hell no. If a mobo can boot up with an unsupported cpu, why does the bios need to be flashed? Go pay a store for do it for you. rasmusp123 September 27, 2008 2:25:41 PM I was wrong, it DOES support wolfdales ^^ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGA-MA785GM-US2H updating BIOS with unsupported CPU ForumError Unsupported CPU Installed-message Pentium4 w /3.4Ghz upgradeHELP ForumUnsupported CPU Installed, Why? ForumUnsupported CPU ? ForumUpdating bios with unsupported cpu ? ForumUpdate BIOS using unsupported CPU (in order to support it) ForumGateway FX 6800-01e BIOS Update from Gateway Unsupported ForumUpdate Bios with unsupported CPU ? ForumError: Unsupported CPU Installed? ForumPC hangs at BIOS screen after updating graphics driver. ForumBios doesn't detect hard drive ForumDFI Lanparty DK P45 T2RS randomly corrupts BIOS ForumBIOS voltage for -5.0v shows at (-)61.84 ForumP5Q-E Bios problem(CPU RATIO field does not appear) ForumBios update on P5Q Deluxe caused USB issues ForumP5Q - Bios upgrade warning! ForumDo I have a dead motherboard? No beep, no BIOS screen. Forumnew motherboard wont work past bios setup ForumHow do I create a DOS boot CD-ROM for bios upgrade? More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !