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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-08-2009, 01:04 AM

That'd sure be nice, stop hanging out below 10% for over an hour.. I guess I should finally update.. I'm still on A00..


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-08-2009, 01:10 AM

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That'd sure be nice, stop hanging out below 10% for over an hour.. I guess I should finally update.. I'm still on A00..
Mine only came with A02 on it and had A03 before osx. Just be careful with the USB installer because it does not give you any warnings it is restarting. it just restarts by itself. scared the crap out of me the first time


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-08-2009, 11:28 PM

Doesn't A04 have Computrace on it which can't be removed unless you go back to A03?


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-09-2009, 12:01 AM

How do you check what version of the BIOS you have?


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-09-2009, 12:11 AM

Press 2 for system setup at POST, you'll see the bios version listed on the first screen of the setup.


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-09-2009, 07:35 PM

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Doesn't A04 have Computrace on it which can't be removed unless you go back to A03?
Computrace gives you the option for it to be on or off permanently. meaning once you make the choice, that is it. i set mine to disabled. but in OS X it really doesn't matter. Computrace can't install any software in OSX.

Remember, once you set it to on or off its a permanent choice so i would just not touch the setting until we really know whats going on... unless you didn't know that like me and chose to disable it and now can't change your mind


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-10-2009, 01:25 AM

Why wouldn't you want to be able to recover your laptop more easily if it's stolen? I don't see the big deal about Computrace.


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-10-2009, 04:45 AM

thats why i'm kind of sad that i disabled it without actually know how it works or how effective it is or is not.


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-10-2009, 06:22 AM

BEST OF ALL... I CAN CONFIRM THAT THERE IS NO LONGER A LOW BATTERY BEEP

that was a truly terrible "feature"
The flashing light is bad enough, but I know they won't get rid of that.


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Default Re: BIOS A04 seems to work with no issues - 01-11-2009, 11:22 AM

cannot find the usb flasher for a04. the file link in the post is dead. could somenon post a new file link? thank you.


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