Written by James McDonald

August 18, 2011

How to upgrade your BIOS using a DOS Boot CD Loaded with DOS BIOS Utils


Now here’s the genius stuff:
How to upgrade your BIOS using DOS Boot CD and DOS BIOS Utils when the BIOS Update Utility and BIOS Firmware won’t fit on a standard sized floppy

Problem, Cause, Resolution
One thing I noticed with the instructions is that the download of FDOEM.144 didn’t actually contain command.com I’m not sure that this was because of a mistake on my part. So I had to copy command.com into the enlarged FDOEM.144 image. Then the iso would boot. Dos won’t boot without a command interpreter…

Just in case the other website goes offline: instructions


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