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  1. Joined : Sep 2016
    Posts : 2
    dos
       13 Sep 2016 #11

    bezousek said: View Post
    Ok so I was finally able to update bios without battery (interesting story) and after bios update new nvidia driver works fine under windows 10. So I can now play even games :-)

    Thanks.
    Hi,
    Could You please tell us how to flash bios without battery?
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  2. Joined : Apr 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       06 Oct 2016 #12

    Hi all,

    I am happy that my story helped someone and sorry for late answer but I didn't receive any email.

    So I downloaded zip file from gigabyte page. Inside is a exe file which is in fact a self executed archive. If you extract it you get couple of folders and files. Inside you will find folder bios where is a batch file called p.bat. This batch file needs one command line argument. I dont remember it know but I took SmartFlash.exe in folder above and dissasemble it in dotPeek. This showed me the source code how this p.bat is executed (you need to understand c#). So I ran it and viola bios updated :-)

    P.S. Sorry I don't remember the command line and have not a time to do this again right now.
    P.S.S Actually when I am thinking about it I tried it without parameter and it worked. I think you can try it if it needs something it will not execute update. But I cannot guarantee :-)
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  3. Joined : Sep 2016
    Posts : 2
    dos
       10 Oct 2016 #13

    yepp, just unpack exe,
    open cmd as administrator, go to BIOS folder, and execute p.bat,
    also, if your EC version outdated(have no idea what is it), you can go to EC folder and execute bat file to update it.

    I updated only bios. but be aware, if there will be issues with electricity, your bios will probably die
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