2.1.5 ASUS Update utility Asus prime Asus M3A78

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ASUS M3A78

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Installing ASUS Update

To install ASUS Update:

1.  Place the Support DVD into the optical drive. The 

Drivers menu appears. 

2.  Click the Utilities tab, then click ASUS Update. See page 3-4 for the 

Utilities menu.

3.  The ASUS Update utility is copied to your system.

2.1.5 

ASUS Update utility

The ASUS Update is a utility that allows you to manage, save, and update the 

motherboard BIOS in Windows® environment. The ASUS Update utility allows you 

to:
  • 

Save the current BIOS file;

  • 

Download the latest BIOS file from the Internet;

  • 

Update the BIOS from an updated BIOS file;

  • 

Update the BIOS directly from the Internet; and

  • 

View the BIOS version information.

This utility is available in the support DVD that comes with the motherboard 

package.

ASUS Update requires an Internet connection either through a network or an 

Internet Service Provider (ISP).

Quit all Windows

®

 applications before you update the BIOS using this utility.

•  This function can support devices such as USB flash disk, or floppy disk 

with 

FAT 32/16 format and single partition only.

•  DO NOT shut down or reset the system while updating the BIOS to prevent  

system boot failure!

4.  When the correct BIOS file is found, EZ Flash 2 performs the BIOS update 

process and automatically reboots the system when done.