Virtual BIOS viewer

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by cocachris89, Jun 3, 2017.

  1. cocachris89

    cocachris89 MDL Senior Member

    Mar 1, 2013
    Hey everyone,

    Is there a way of viewing a BIOS bin/rom file to explore the menu structure and options?

    Would QEMU be able to load a bin file extracted from a hardware BIOS chip?
  2. Tito

    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
    Staff Member

    Nov 30, 2009
    1. Using QEMU or similar virtualization solutions, you can't do it.
    2. Phoenix BIOS Editor can preview vanilla Phoenix roms, but its old, not generic & error-prone.
    3. If the rom is UEFI compliant, then it can be possible to extract the setup utility module & get the idea of the available menus/submenus.