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jeffgar
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trying to update bios for a g500s but if fails each time "this bios os not for your notebook"

trying to update from 2.02 to 2.03 but it fails each time.with a popup that says "this bios is not for your notebook"

 

current vios ID is   VILG1

 

new bios ID is VILGP

 

I'm certain its the correct file

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Re: trying to update bios for a g500s but if fails each time "this bios os not for your noteboo

Is your G500s a touch model?  I only see 2.03 offered for the non-touch.

 

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jeffgar
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Re: trying to update bios for a g500s but if fails each time "this bios os not for your noteboo

It is a non-touch.

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Re: trying to update bios for a g500s but if fails each time "this bios os not for your noteboo

jeffgar,

 

The correct BIOS update was just published. It can be downloaded from here - BIOS Update for Windows 8.1

 

Regards,

 

 


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