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Blue Screen Again
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E520 BIOS update for linux?

Hello,

I was wondering if it is possible to update the BIOS on the E520 from 1.17 to 1.23 using linux?

 

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Re: E520 BIOS update for linux?

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Hello and welcome,

 

I don't think you can update BIOS directly in Linux, but there's a bootable CD BIOS update in the E520 downloads.

 

BIOS Update Bootable CD  (It's an ISO.  Burn it as an image, not a data file.)

README for BIOS Update Bootable CD

 

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Blue Screen Again
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Re: E520 BIOS update for linux?

Thx for the help. I will try the disc image.

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Re: E520 BIOS update for linux?

Hi, is it possible to burn it on a usb stick? I've tried a lot of softwares but none works

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Re: E520 BIOS update for linux?

could you tell me if you had succeeded or not? I want to virtualize Mac os but it seems the bios had some bug.

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Re: E520 BIOS update for linux?

Have you tried UNetbootin to write the diskimage onto the USB?