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BIOS Updates for X299 Dark (1.18) / FTW K (1.19) / Micro ATX 2 (1.11) / Micro ATX 2 (1.20)

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2019/05/31 18:17:53 (permalink)
New Updates for X299 Motherboards today:
 
BIOS 1.18 (E299 Dark) / 1.19 (E297 FTW K) / 1.11 (E296 Micro ATX 2) /1.20 (E295 Micro) Updates 

  • Fix Optane device errors when trying to build with data disk
  • Improve memory compatibility for i7-7800X processors
  • Update CPU microcode
 
   


 
Windows Installation
  • Download the correct .zip file below for your motherboard:        
         151-SX-E299-KR - EVGA X299 Dark - v1.18
         142-SX-E297-KR - EVGA X299 FTW K - v1.19
         121-SX-E296-KR - EVGA X299 Micro ATX 2 - v1.11
         131-SX-E295-KR - EVGA X299 Micro ATX - v1.20
  • First go into your BIOS and load defaults, save and exit
  • Close all open programs.
  • Go into the folder where you unzipped this package and double-click update.bat
  • Press Y to start the flash process
  • DO NOT TURN OFF POWER OR RESET DURING THE FLASH PROCESS
  • After the flashing is finished, the system will automatically shut down. Then power on again and go into BIOS to setup.
  • NOTE: If flash box immediately closes after flash attempt, the flash may need to be ran from a CMD prompt with administrator privileges or DOS version.
  
BIOS Installation
  • Extract the contents of .zip file to USB flash drive (must be formatted as FAT32)
  • Reboot the machine and go into the system BIOS
  • From the BIOS, navigate to the Save & Exit tab and open "Select BIOS File."
  • Select the .bin file you wish to flash.
 
Please let me know if anyone runs into problems with this update.  Thanks!
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    bruno_ro
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    Re: BIOS Updates for X299 Dark (1.18) / FTW K (1.19) / Micro ATX 2 (1.11) / Micro ATX 2 (1 2019/05/31 21:08:26 (permalink)
    Thank you.


     
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    Re: BIOS Updates for X299 Dark (1.18) / FTW K (1.19) / Micro ATX 2 (1.11) / Micro ATX 2 (1 2019/06/01 01:02:06 (permalink)
    Thank you. Upgrading from the 17th to the 18th version passed without problems.
    post edited by s.redkin - 2019/06/01 01:04:51

    7820x-Evga x299 Dark, Corsair Venegance 3446 16 Gb, Intel Optane 900P 289 Gb, Nvidia 1060-3 Gb Gigabyte, SB Creative AE-5, Seasonic Prime Platinum 650W.
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    Re: BIOS Updates for X299 Dark (1.18) / FTW K (1.19) / Micro ATX 2 (1.11) / Micro ATX 2 (1 2019/06/02 21:12:38 (permalink)
    downloaded the new update everything works fine

     
     
     

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    Re: BIOS Updates for X299 Dark (1.18) / FTW K (1.19) / Micro ATX 2 (1.11) / Micro ATX 2 (1 2019/06/03 04:21:54 (permalink)
    Any chance of more info on what was changed in the microcode update? or can you tell us the microcode version used in 1.18/x299 dark. Thanks
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