Updating the bios with the q flash utility
Then all you have to do is to follow the steps below. I cannot recommend using it AT ALL with all other available options I have seen many Boards killed (IE: Bricked, that is your motherboard is now a brick and you will have to RMA your board) by using @BIOS.The board Revision is printed on the bottom of the board in the corner under the PCI Slots if you are not sure of your boards Revision #. Fxx File) to the folder of your choice to be used to flash from DOS You will need to Extract the BIOS file you need, the . Simply click "Install" (Which Means Extract) and the files will be extracted to the folder you have the exe in.Or you may also use the "Browse" Button and choose where to extract the files. Fxx file Extracted out of this file to flash with Qflash by using Winrar to extract the files as well if you like.First thing you MUST be sure to do is manually download the correct BIOS for your board model and board revision from Gigabyte Web Site Below.GIGABYTE Boards Be SURE to choose the correct Model and Board Revision #. EXE which is a Self Extracting EXE made to extract the BIOS files (File, a Flash895.exe/Flash file, and a Bios. The below method is for users who already have Winrar, or do not mind installing a trial program. Rar extraction program "Unrar", or whatever program you know that will extract a Rar file As for the rest of the Gigabyte users, I have recently noticed that the actual files from gigabyte can be extracted from windows with no additional programs needed.
For example, if you have many different BIOS of different motherboards saved in your devices, but you just need to flash your P45 motherboard, the Instant Flash will just list the P45 BIOS versions for you.There are a few things to do first before updating your computer's BIOS.Where it says 'BIOS from 1991-Present', there is a reference to AMI and the motherboard type, if it is a AMI approved motherboard.However, I think the AMI instructions are not very clear for typical home computer users.This tutorial aims to make the process as clear as possible for you.