Can hp bios (intel 865 chipset) be flashed NOT hp but to whatever someone recommends

By tonyem
Feb 5, 2005
  1. Hi,

    have here a fairly new hp dc5000 small form. can the bios be flashed to get rid of the hp bios and put a different one on. the bios is so nuetered.

    thank you, tony
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Welcome to TechSpot.

    The answer is NO. Get another mobo if you don't like it's BIOS.
  3. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837

    If the motherboard is not HP proprietary then you can get a generic BIOS from the mobo manufacturer.
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