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UPDATE Bios for Sony vaio PCV-522DS

by JHale1215 / November 26, 2004 10:12 PM PST

I would like to up grade my cpu from a 466 Celeron to a PIII 1 gig. I have installed the new cpu and it dosent work. Ive looked for a bios update with no sucess from sony, award, and asus. Could any one please help?

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Re: UPDATE Bios for Sony vaio PCV-522DS
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 26, 2004 11:27 PM PST

At one time mrbios.com would sell such BIOS. Remember that it will not be free. This is their business.

Bob

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Re: UPDATE Bios for Sony vaio PCV-522DS
by reefurbb / November 27, 2004 8:38 PM PST

If I remember right, Sony sucks for support. The mobo is proprietary so you can't find Intel (or other) info except to carefully select something close to your model, but NOT the bios.
I would bet that your PII 466 CAN'T do a PIII...

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