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How to update BIOS on Windows 10 computer

BIOS is a term we have heard from quite sometimes, in fact, it’s possible that for most of your hardware issues the IT guy may have suggested a BIOS upgrade before troubleshooting the hardware. What is BIOS? BIOS is an […]

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What is BIOS in computers & how does it work?

BIOS is short for Basic Input Output System. It is much more than the name suggests. One might think that BIOS controls input and output system. But the BIOS does much more and it is not possible for any operating […]

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How to check BIOS version in Windows 10

This post shows you how to check current BIOS version in a Windows 10/8.1/8/7 computer, using Windows Registry, WMI Command, System Information Tool (MSINFO32.exe) or DirectX Diagnostic Tool (DXDiag). BIOS stands for Basic Input/Output System and is a type of […]

How to access UEFI Firmware settings on Windows 10/8.1

In this article, we’ll discuss how to reboot the system into BIOS or UEFI Firmware settings. Windows 8.1/10 is designed to have a really fast boot time. In fact, it’s too fast to interrupt. Most of the decisions happen during […]

Check if your PC uses UEFI or BIOS

Long time Windows users might be well aware of the term – UEFI. For those who are not, UEFI is the abbreviated form of Unified Extensible Firmware Interface, a sort of BIOS replacement to set up the hardware and load […]


What is UEFI or Unified Extensible Firmware Interface?

At Computex, Michael Angiulo of Microsoft took the stage to give a demo of Windows 8. One of the notable things he mentioned was, the requirement of UEFI to run Windows on ARM based tablets. What is UEFI UEFI is […]