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AFUDOS v4. xx
AFUDOS i s a BI OS updat e ut i l i t y, al so r ef er r ed t o as a " BI OS f l ash ut i l i t y" , wi t h a command
l i ne i nt er f ace f or MS- DOS. The t ar get boar d MUST use AMI BI OS Cor e 7. xx or AMI BI OS8. Ol der
AMI BI OS syst ems suppor t t he AMI FLASH. COM pr ogr am.
Thi s ut i l i t y of f er s t he f ol l owi ng f eat ur es:
. Smal l execut abl e f i l e si ze
. Qui ckl y updat e
. Cl ear updat i ng i nf or mat i on and st at us
. Ful l y compat i bl e wi t h AFUDOS 3. xx command st r uct ur e
Suppor t ed Oper at i ng Syst em
. DOS envi r onment ( MS- DOS, Fr eeDOS, . . . )
Get t i ng St ar t ed:
Copy t he AFUDOS. EXE execut abl e f i l e t o any st or age l ocat i on accessi bl e by t he host syst emand
t hen r un AFUDOS i n command pr ompt .
Basi c Usage:
AFUDOS ROMFI LE. ROM / P / C
. Pr ogr ammai n BI OS i mage, r eset CMOS t o def aul t s
AFUDOS ROMFI LE. ROM / P / B / N / C
. Pr ogr ammai n BI OS i mage & boot bl ock i mage
. Reset CMOS and NVRAM t o def aul t s
AFUWI N v4. xx
AFUWI N i s an updat i ng syst emBI OS ut i l i t y wi t h command l i ne and GUI i nt er f ace. I t has same
command l i ne par amet er s and behavi or as AFUDOS pl us a si mpl e gr aphi cal i nt er f ace. The t ar get
boar d MUST use AMI BI OS Cor e 7. xx or AMI BI OS8. Ol der AMI BI OS syst ems suppor t t he AMI FLASH. COM
pr ogr am, whi ch wor ks i n MS- DOS.
AFUWI N Ut i l i t y i s suppor t ed i n f ol l owi ng oper at i ng syst ems:
. Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®98
. Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®ME
. Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®2000 ( 32bi t & 64bi t edi t i ons)
. Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®NT 4. 0
. Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®XP/ XP64
. Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®PE
. Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®Vi st a ( 32bi t & 64bi t edi t i ons)
Oper at i ng Syst emDr i ver Requi r ement s:
. UCOREVXD. VXD Dr i ver f or Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®98/ ME
. UCORESYS. SYS Dr i ver f or Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®NT/ 2000/ XP/ PE/ Vi st a ( 32bi t )
. UCOREW64. SYS Dr i ver f or Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®XP64 & Vi st a ( 64bi t )
Get t i ng St ar t ed:
Copy AFUWI N. EXE, UCOREVXD. VXD, UCORESYS. SYS and UCOREW64. SYS t o any st or age l ocat i on accessi bl e
by t he host syst emand t hen r un AFUWI N i n command pr ompt . Remember t hat t hr ee f i l es MUST be i n
same di r ect or y. For l aunchi ng GUI mode, j ust doubl e- cl i ck on AFUWI N. EXE. TO use i n command
l i ne mode, r un AFUWI N. EXE f r om a Mi cr osof t ®Wi ndows®command pr ompt .
Usage & Exampl e f or command l i ne mode ( AFUDOS & AFUWI N) .
Not e: many of t hese opt i ons ar e advanced and can har m your syst emi s used i ncor r ect l y.
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| AMI Fi r mwar e Updat e Ut i l i t y Ver . 4. xx |
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| Usage: AFUWI N <ROM Fi l e Name> [ Opt i on 1] [ Opt i on 2] . . . |
| or |
| AFUWI N <I nput or Out put Fi l e Name> <Command> |
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| AFUWI N <Command> |
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| Commands: |
| / O - Save cur r ent BI OS i nt o f i l e |
| / U - Di spl ay ROM f i l e' s ROMI D |
| / Ln - Ref er t o Opt i ons: / Ln |
| / M - Ref er t o Opt i ons: / M |
| / MAI - Di sapl y Syst emROM and ROM f i l e' s MA i nf or mat i on |
| / HOLE: - Updat e speci f i c ROM Hol e accor di ng t o gi ven name. |
| NewRomHol e1. BI N / HOLE: RomH1 |
| / HOLEOUT: - Save speci f i c ROM Hol e accor di ng t o gi ven name. |
| NewRomHol e1. BI N / HOLE: RomH1 |
| / D - Ver i f i cat i on t est of gi ven ROM Fi l e wi t hout f l ashi ng BI OS. |
| / EC - Fl ash EC f i r mwar e BI OS ( Ref er t o OFBD Spec) |
| / NCB - Fl ash NCB Ar ea ( Ref er t o OFBD Spec) |
| / NCBOUT - Out put NCB Dat a accor di ng t o gi ven name. |
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| Opt i ons: |
| / P - Pr ogr ammai n BI OS i mage |
| / B - Pr ogr amBoot Bl ock |
| / N - Pr ogr amNVRAM |
| / C - Dest r oy CMOS checksum |
| / E - Pr ogr amEmbedded Cont r ol l er Bl ock |
| / K - Pr ogr amal l non- cr i t i cal bl ocks |
| / Kn - Pr ogr amn' t h non- cr i t i cal bl ock onl y( n=0- 7) |
| / Q - Si l ent execut i on |
| / REBOOT - Reboot af t er pr ogr ammi ng |
| / X - Don' t Check ROM I D |
| / S - Di spl ay cur r ent syst em' s ROMI D |
| / Ln - Load CMOS def aul t s: ( n=0- 3) |
| L0: Load cur r ent opt i mal |
| L1: Load cur r ent f ai l saf e |
| L2: Load opt i mal f r om ROM f i l e |
| L3: Load f ai l saf e f r om ROM f i l e |
| / M - Updat e boot bl ock MAC addr ess i f i t exi st s |
| Exampl e: / M1234ABCD wi l l updat e MAC t o 1234ABCD |
| / R - Pr eser ve ALL SMBI OS st r uct ur e dur i ng NVRAM pr ogr ammi ng |
| / ECUF - Updat e EC BI OS when newer ver si on i s det ect ed. |
| / SHUTDOWN - Shut down af t er pr ogr ammi ng. |
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