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HP says BIOS upgrade needed but will not install
OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 32 bit
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 6000+, x64 Family 15 Model 67 Stepping 3
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 2941 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE nForce 430, 128 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 467869 MB, Free - 326643 MB; D: Total - 9067 MB, Free - 949 MB;
Motherboard: ECS, Nettle2
Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials,
plagued w/ BSOD's and have tried all solutions....updated all device drivers and verified. ran SFC, chkdsk...several anti-virus...
disabled unnecessary programs and probably other things.
then I tried to update the BIOS. HP offer SP37530.exe as an update and it won't run. "does not meet minimum requirements (9996)
MOBO ID d5468at-aba alonpav
bios phoenix-award id#6/11/07-mcp61p-6861ke11c-00 ltd 2.09 4/14/2007
thanks in advance. Prompt replies promised. Should i post in another forum?