Motherboard Forums


Reply
Thread Tools Display Modes

K7SOM+ bios advice

 
 
Junior Member
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1
 
      11-25-2009, 12:46 PM
Hi

I have a K7SOM+ motherboard & it's version 5.1

It originally had a AMD Duron 950 cpu fitted, I had a spare Athlon XP 2400+ cpu laying around, had a quick look in the motherboard manual & it said it support Athlon XP cpu's so ive now fitted it to the motherboard, it all works ok apart from it now for some reason thinks its an Athlon XP 1800 + cpu.
When you boot it up its reporting the cpu as AMD Athlon XP 1800+ & it also says the same if you look in Windows system information.

The current bios version installed has the date 10/10/2002 & I had a look on the ECS website & noticed there's a newer bios version date 28/3/2003, would updating my bios to this newer version sort out the issue with the cpu being displayed incorrectly?

Thanks in advance

Lee
 
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lots of advice on my BIOS needed signmeuptoo Asus 12 03-16-2005 04:35 AM
bios chips, bios updates, bios upgrades, bios info, Tyan recommended biosman Tyan 0 08-26-2004 07:17 AM
AMI bios settings info/advice for P4C800E-D BP Asus 0 03-07-2004 07:36 PM
Abit BX133 HPT: Bios needed? Other advice? kris2f Abit 13 02-05-2004 09:31 PM
Advice wanted on flashing the Bios on a EP-MVP3C2 Graham Epox 4 10-21-2003 09:20 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 01:04 PM.


Welcome!
Welcome to Motherboard Point
 

Advertisment