update bios

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by twojb7, Jan 5, 2010.

  1. twojb7

    twojb7 MDL Novice

    Jan 1, 2010
    frist off cool site here, i not to swift but i do no how to download,so i have a hp compaq presario cq5owm139 laptop and i go to hp download site for drivers and i download my version f.52 for bios and after i download it i do exactly what it says to do which is just hit install button, simple hu, well it starts to do its thing but all a sudden it freezes up and the olny way to get it to work is to take out battery out and unplug power cord and restart and bios hast change , how can i get it to upgrade , bios now is f,2 should b f.52,
    here what in bio info{ and thanks in advance }

    The detected result of Windows 7 Manager - System Information v1.2 (BIOS)

    Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard

    SMBIOSBIOSVersion: F.02

    SMBIOSMajorVersion: 2.4


    ReleaseDate: 7/6/2008 7:00:00 PM


    ReleaseDate: 7/6/2008 7:00:00 PM

    PCI is supported

    BIOS is Upgradable (Flash)

    BIOS shadowing is allowed

    Boot from CD is supported

    Selectable Boot is supported

    BIOS ROM is socketed

    EDD (Enhanced Disk Drive) Specification is supported

    Int 13h - Japanese Floppy for NEC 9800 1.2mb (3.5, 1kBytes/Sector, 360 RPM) is supported

    Int 13h - Japanese Floppy for Toshiba 1.2mb (3.5, 360RPM) is supported

    Int 13h - 5.25 / 360 KB Floppy Services are supported

    Int 13h - 5.25 /1.2MB Floppy Services are supported

    Int 13h - 3.5 / 720 KB Floppy Services are supported

    Int 13h - 3.5 / 2.88 MB Floppy Services are supported

    Int 9h, 8042 Keyboard services are supported

    Int 10h, CGA/Mono Video Services are supported

    ACPI supported

    USB Legacy is supported
  2. Siliwangi

    Siliwangi MDL Member

    Aug 11, 2009
    #2 Siliwangi, Jan 6, 2010
    Last edited by a moderator: May 23, 2017
    try re-update your bios from DOS use FLAs**t to update it :)

    1. extract your downloaded file ( sp45123.exe ) using 7zip or Power Archiver
    2. looking for file 360BF52.fd
    3. create bootable flashdisk http://forums.mydigitallife.net/threads/8909
    4. copy 360BF52.fd into your bootable flashdisk
    5. download FLAs**t here and copy FLAs**t.exe to your flashdisk
    6. boot from your USB flash disk
    7. update your bios from DOS using this command flas**t 360BF52.fd /all
  3. twojb7

    twojb7 MDL Novice

    Jan 1, 2010

    thanks will try thanks for reply