program to check slic in downloaded bios update

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by dibs1975, Feb 23, 2013.

  1. dibs1975

    dibs1975 MDL Novice

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    is there a program to check what slic is in the bios update, ive downloaded from laptop maker. i got a acer aspire 5715z been on their website and its asking which operating system ive got.it currently has vista but also shows on website windows 7 drivers and bios updates. but the bios update are both named the same with the same date. only difference is at top of screen where it asks me to input operating system. will it have both in depending which system it is installed from. thanks
     
  2. 35rem

    35rem MDL Novice

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    Acer V1.45 1.4 MB 12/08/2008
    if you go strait to the bios without selecting the operating system there is no option to select one.
    the bios is for all operating systems.
     
  3. dibs1975

    dibs1975 MDL Novice

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    thanks, so if i install it then windows 7, then install cert and key for acer windows 7 will it come back as genuine
     
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    dibs1975 MDL Novice

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    #5 dibs1975, Feb 27, 2013
    Last edited: Feb 27, 2013
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    Thanks latinmcg, i will reflash over the next couple of days.