Question about BIOS mods

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by jsoderman, Aug 21, 2017.

  1. jsoderman

    jsoderman MDL Novice

    Jul 18, 2015
    It's been a few years since I've done this so excuse me for my lack of knowledge.

    I have an ASUS Z97-PRO (Wi-fi ac) motherboard. I got my Windows 7 installed after getting a BIOS mod (and the various other steps needed which I don't remember) a few years ago. I've since upgraded to Windows 10. The BIOS version (1304) seems to be too old to expose the VT-x option (I've checked that it's supported for my CPU); screenshots of the BIOS showing where to turn this option on look different than my BIOS. I tried downloading the latest BIOS from ASUS but the ASUS EZ update utility doesn't work with it (shows an "Get blocks error" message). Do I need to install a modded BIOS instead? Will my Windows 10 work with all of this?

  2. Tito

    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
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    Nov 30, 2009