Things to do after Build is complete (bios setup ETC)

Hello everyone I'm building this computer. Ive already got all the components picked out. My question is as far as updating bios and my equipment. Ive heard that the software that comes with it is no good. Whats the process of updating bios. Ive heard if you don't do it right you can make a boo boo.

Anyways if anyone can make me a list of procedures to take and follow id GREATLY appreciate it thanks wise men :)

Here's my list of components:


Antec DF-85 Black ATX Full Tower Computer Case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811129087


Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K

MSI P67A-G45 (B3) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.660241&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-RSSDailyDeals-_-na-_-na&AID=10521304&PID=4176827&SID=104b5jsjlh7ey



SeaSonic X750 Gold 750W ATX12V V2.3/EPS 12V V2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151087

SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822152185


Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16832116986



EVGA 012-P3-1570-AR GeForce GTX 570 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130593
(This says 320-bit Does the high bit rate make up for the 1280mb? was wanting 2gigs but noticed the 320 bit)



Patriot Signature 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820220570



COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103065


LG DVD Burner Black SATA Model GH24NS70 - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827136236


The build will be complete by the 1st of next month Ill be printing off the procedures.


Thanks much Guys.
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  1. I'd never update a BIOS without a very good reason . If you dont have to then dont do it
  2. ok ty so pretty much install all the drivers etc that comes with the hardware. Im getting a legit copy of windows. Shouldnt windows update help a brotha out? lol
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