How to Use BIOS in HP Compaq® 6910P
HP Compaq 6910P is a notebook computer with extraordinary features in them. The processor in this computer series is Intel Core 2 Duo T7300 / 2.0 GHz 800.0 MHz. The standard memory is about Size 2 GB and a maximum of 4 GB of DDR2 SDRAM – 667 MHz. They are offered with adequate storage space. Hard drive capacity of HP Compaq 6910P is 160.0 GB of Serial ATA-150 with 5400.0 rpm. The chipset installed in this computer is Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset. The graphics feature in this series is ATI Mobility Radeon X2300 Graphics Processor. The BIOS in your computer get outdated sometimes. If there are any hardware incompatibility issues, you need to carry out the updating process of BIOS.
Following points are about BIOS and tips to update BIOS:
- Tips to remember before update
- Updating of BIOS
BIOS is the "Basic Input Output System." BIOS is available in all Windows based machines, it plays a main role in booting up the computer. The BIOS is helps to start up the computer by offering a basic set of instructions. Basic Input Output System gives all the essential services needed for the functioning of the computer. As they are enduringly present in the computers, the routines of BIOS are usually stock up in Read Only Memory. The computer board encompasses a ROM BIOS to keep all of its standard functions. BIOS is the software that is present in Read Only Memory which forms a hardware-independent interface amongst the CPU and the system peripherals.
Tips to remember before update
Before performing the updating process of BIOS, you have to check if the updated BIOS could be able to resolve the problem that you have in your computer. You need to verify about this. The user could verify these BIOS updates from the website of the manufacturer. The user could also verify and look whether the computer was prebuilt, assemble or is packed. Afterward you need to look what all update modes are obtainable for the BIOS of the computer. This information would obtain from the computer or motherboard producer’s website. The user need to carry out the present update.
After deciding the model of the computer you have to verify the details concerning the BIOS. For receiving that you need to restart the computer and then click suitable function key for the display of the BIOS screen and record the version. Then go to the website of motherboard or the computer you need to download the BIOS update software. This should be copied into a bootable disc. Then you have to boot from it and follow the instructions update the BIOS.