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How to check the BIOS version

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Windows 7 - 32 Bit, Windows 7 - 64 Bit, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Windows Vista 64 Bit, Windows XP
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If you want to know, which BIOS version is installed on your system, you can use the "System Information" tool from Microsoft to check it.

Windows 7 / Windows Vista

You can watch this "How To" as Video, too.
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  1. Click on "Start"

  2. Type "msinfo32" (1) into the Search field and click on "msinfo32" (2)

  3. "System Information" starts and you can see the BIOS version (e.g. 1.20)

Windows XP

  1. Click on "Start" --> "Run"

  2. Type in "msinfo32" and press "OK"

  3. "System Information" starts and you can see the BIOS version (e.g. 1.70)


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