Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. (MSI) is a manufacturer of computer parts based in Taiwan. The company has been in business since 1987 and has since expanded its operations to cover most of the global market for computer parts and peripherals. BIOS, or Basic Input/Output System, is a series of instructions for the motherboard to follow as soon as the computer turns on to initialise the hardware connected to the computer. These instructions need to be updated periodically and these update files can be downloaded from the manufacturer's website.
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Things you need
- MSI Live Update Software
Start the MSI Live Update Software.
Click on the "Live Update" tab toward the top of the window.
Check the box titled "Manual Update."
Check the box titled "BIOS" and click the "Search" button.
From the search results, right-click on the BIOS update and select "Download and Install." The BIOS update will then complete and prompt to restart the computer.
Restart the computer to let the updated BIOS information take effect.
Tips and warnings
- Do not turn off or unplug the computer while the BIOS update is being installed. Doing so can result in loss of information.
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