ASUS EZ Flash utility Asus prime Asus M3A78-EH

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Chapter 2: BIOS setup

To update the BIOS using EZ Flash 2:

1.  Visit the ASUS website (www.asus.com) to download the latest BIOS file for 

the motherboard.

2.  Save the BIOS file to a floppy disk or a USB flash disk, then restart the 

system.

3.  You can launch the EZ Flash 2 by two methods.

(1)  Insert the floppy disk / USB flash disk that contains the BIOS file to the 

floppy disk drive or the USB port. 

 

Press 

<Alt> + <F2> during POST to display the following.

2.1.4 

ASUS EZ Flash 2 utility

The ASUS EZ Flash 2 feature allows you to update the BIOS without having to go 

through the long process of booting from a floppy disk and using a DOS-based 

utility. The EZ Flash 2 utility is built-in the BIOS chip so it is accessible by pressing 

<Alt> + <F2> during the Power-On Self Tests (POST). 

ASUSTek EZ Flash 2 BIOS ROM Utility V3.21

Current ROM

Update ROM

A:

Note

    [Enter]  Select  or  Load  [Tab]  Switch    [V]  Drive  Info  

   [Up/Down/Home/End] Move    [B] Backup      [ESC] Exit

FLASH TYPE: 

MXIC 25L8005

PATH: 

A:\

BOARD:

M3A78-EH

VER: 

0304 (H:00 B:03)

DATE: 0

1/23/2008

BOARD:

Unknown

VER: 

Unknown

DATE: 

Unknown

(2)  Enter BIOS setup program. Go to the Tools menu then select EZ Flash2 

and press <Enter>.

 

You can switch between drives by pressing 

<Tab> before the correct file 

is found. Then press <Enter>.