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Changing password from BIOS via PowerShell

This working is dependent on the manufacturer developing and publishing an API or utility that does this. If your system manufacturer did not do this, you can try to see if the BIOS manufacturer did. ...
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What happens before and after the first and last fan curve control points in MSI Click Bios's fan speed control UI?

This is not a well-based answer (or an answer at all), as it's based on hints. There is absolutely no documentation to be found that answers your question. For temperatures below the first point : I ...
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Virtualization is enabled in BIOS but is not working in Windows 11

First notified of this by Kaspersky stating, "Hardware virtualization is not available. Incompatible hardware or software detected." Based on your information, Core isolation (Device Guard) ...
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Asus BIOS resets to default configuration when the PC is rather cold

What could I do to fix it? I suspect that the CPU fan is spinning slowly because it's cold What you have observed is correct. Further cold mechanical devices with cold oil will get damaged unless ...
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No video when enabling Compatibility Support Module (CSM) in UEFI Setup

This is ridiculous. It seems disabling CSM and enabling Secure Boot on BIOS triggers something and it makes some hardware stop working properly, in my case it was GPU, it can't be used on UEFI (BIOS) ...
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Windows bcdedit stores config parameters in NVRAM? what does it mean?

You skipped quite a few steps for UEFI mode. You're right that "It finds an EFI System Partition and loads \EFI\Boot\bootx64.efi" is one of them, but it is the fallback behavior (officially, ...
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MBR: How does BIOS decide if a drive is bootable or not?

I have read the accepted answer by @Breakthrough but I think it's wrong. Or at least for the hardware I have here it does not apply (Mainboard MSI MS-6340). In the answer by @Breakthrough he says ...
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Intel (R) Virtualization Technology and Intel (R) VT-d Feature

For VMware Workstation, the settings work together to allow a 64-bit guest to be installed and work. Removing these will not affect the host, but will preclude running a 64-bit guest. I am using this ...
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Wipe windows 10 info from bios or cmos

I’m hearing so many lies here. The people exploiting system management to back door into systems via management engine really don’t want you to shut it down. Yes, you can edit your bios - it’s just ...
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GA-B250M-DS3H won't boot with all 4 RAM slots occupied

I solved this by reseating the CPU. I guess that some of the CPU pins were off and not making a good contact, taking it out/apart has solved. BTW I did this fix months ago, a few weeks after posting ...
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Using virtual box is it possible to set your virtual machine time to be different from host time

in addition to solution proposed by https://superuser.com/users/684955/eliseu following two changes in his code would let us keep HH:mm the same as on host: $hm = (get-date).AddMinutes(1).ToString(&...
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Do BIOSes have programmable codes? I want to introduce some modifications to my BIOS

BIOS is machine language, viewable as assembler. Technically, it is possible to modify a BIOS. People have absolutely done it. However, a mistake can break your computer and it is even possible to ...
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Can't change boot order on Lenovo L13 Yoga - BIOS isn't locked

After a lot of research, and multiple hours of trying, I figured out how to fix this problem. You probably can skil steps 3-5 and instead boot into Ubuntu normally. I only had to do this because the ...
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Getting a “Secure Boot Violation” on an MSI Modern 14 after a Windows 11 update failed

Hi I just want to share what I did and I hope this helps you too :D Make/Model: MSI Laptop Modern 14 B4MW Error: Secure Boot Violation. Invalid Signature Detected. Please check your Bios Policy Setup ...
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HP Elitedesk // USB // File System Not Found (3F0)

Possibly your USB drive takes time to initialize itself, especially if it is a hard drive (i.e. not SSD). So what you want is to give it more time before the BIOS wants to load the OS from the USB ...
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BIOS Update EXE - Lenovo E41-55

You should be able to run the BIOS update from the download. Download the BIOS EXE file and run it from start menu. It should not matter whether you are running Windows 11 or 10. Make sure all your ...
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How to boot from USB on my Asus T101HA

In my case (2 in 1 Asus 101TA with Windows 10), I downloaded Rufus, Downloaded a Ubuntu .iso file, LTS 22.04 With Rufus, I installed that .iso in a 64GB USB drive (I could not make an external hard ...
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How remedy situation with two EFI partitions on one drive?

Having two EFI partitions isn't a problem in itself (though it's certainly not the intended setup, and it may confuse Windows during upgrades, but it's technically legal). But previously you weren't ...
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