ACPI Driver for EEEPC 900 (Zip File) To use this driver for Windows Vista and Windows 7 you will need to change the setup program to compatibility mode of Windows XP SP3 or SP2.
ASUS BIOS Update Utility EEEPC 900 Series (Zip File) This update utility will also work in Windows Vista and Windows 7 but you will need to run this also in compatibility mode XP SP3 or SP2.
Downloading random EXE-files from the internet is definitely not ideal when updating firmware, but it has been tested on the models mentioned below and confirmed to work. Eee PC 1015PEM: Updated successfully to 0901 using Free DOS 1.0, but using BUPDATER 1.16 instead of AFUDOS.
You can get the bios and the BUPDATER utility from the ASUS suport page for 1015PEM.
When you look at that, also take a look at the little white flat data cable and make sure that's OK.
On my Asus X501a, this cable lies directly on the hard drive.
Plug in the USB drive or an external CD/DVD drive with a disk containing 1000. When you see the Eee PC setup screen (grey) that prompts you to press F2 if you want to enter setup, press Alt F2.
The setup will scan any attached storage devices for the .This can happen if the computer is bumped, for example.There's undoubtedly a little video showing how to open up your laptop to look.Disclaimer: The following instructions are tested on some Eee PC models. (FAT32 formatted 8GB non-partitioned USB stick was used). Insert the USB stick and the BIOS update proceeds automatically. ROM to a FAT32-formatted 1G (no need to create neither FAT32-type nor 16MB-sized partition) noname USB-stick. ROM", since the 1006 revision of the BIOS for the "900 Linux" model is shipped with a filename of "900-ASUS-1006. I used succesfully a freedos live usb ( with bios .To see a list of models and there upgrade results scroll down to the "Tested Models" section. Try not to look at it for the several minutes that it appears to be doing nothing. Upon reboot it will request to press F2 to go into setup, as it detects the change in BIOS. Inserted stick into 701SD and hit powerbutton, then Alt F2. ROM and the asus afudos utility (ftp://dlsvr01com/pub/ASUS/mb/flash/AFUDOS236.zip).Dec 2014 If you are attempting to update the BIOS using the built in BIOS flasher and the process seems stuck on "Reading file MODEL.