Updating the bios with the q flash utility divx pro videos updating windows
Or may now simply double click and extract the BIOS files without Winrar.
Linux users and those who have Winrar or 7Zip installed, may use the method below using Winrar to extract if you like Download Winrar Trial here (Scroll down to Winrar 3.71 and download) and then install and right click the file and choose "extract here".
Windows based flashing has always been looked down on and likely will never be a accepted or recommended method to flash a BIOS A few @BIOS "Bad flash" notes will be below Now that the Much needed warning is out of the way, onto the subject at hand 1. A Bootable FAT32/16/12 USB Flash drive (Only needed if you have issues with a normal USB/Qflash Method) A bootable USB Drive is Useful if you have issues with a normal USB type Qflash flash, or are trying to recover from a bad flash.........otherwise making a Bootable one is not necessary.
However you may still make and use it if you find it easier for you.
Then all you have to do is to follow the steps below.
I cannot recommend using it AT ALL with all other available options I have seen many Boards killed (IE: Bricked, that is your motherboard is now a brick and you will have to RMA your board) by using @BIOS.
This reference looks something like: AMIS875-P, signifying an Series S875 AMI Motherboard (it actually says AMI123-P on the image above as an example).
Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 is a powerful AMD socket motherboard that supports all AMD AM3 Phenom II and AM3 FX processors.
It is embedded in Flash ROM which is used to update the system BIOS without having to enter operating systems like MS-DOS or Windows.
Once executing ASRock Instant Flash, the utility will automatically detect all devices such as USB, hard disk or even floppy drive to find the exact BIOS for your system.
The motherboard offers advanced 8 2 phase CPU VRM power design for high TDP CPU support, 2 PCI-E 2.0 x16 slots for ultimate graphic performance using the two graphic cards at the same time.
The motherboard has AMD 970 North Bridge and AMD SB950 South Bridge chipset.