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Weekly Tweaks Archive


Past BIOS Tweaks
 

S2K I/O Compensation
Bank X/Y DRAM Timing
SDRAM SRAS Precharge Delay: tRP
CPU Level 2 Cache ECC Checking
System Monitor Setup
     - Fan Speed
    - Voltage Values
    - VCCVID(CPU) Voltage,
      VTT (+1.5V)Voltage
    - /O Plane Voltage
    - Core Plane Voltage
    - Plane Voltage
CPU to PCI Byte Merge
WAIS
WAN

Celeron
Cyrix A20M Pin
Boot Sector Virus Protection 
ChipAway Virus On Guard 
CPU Internal Core Speed
CPU Core: Bus Freq. Multiple
CPU Clock Failed Reset
ISA IRQ 9,10,11
MMX
Fast Cache Read/Write
Flush 486 Cache Every Cycle
Byte Merging
ISA Master Line Buffer
Configuration Mode
LPT Extended Mode
Parallel Port EPP Type
Keyboard Reset Control
Keyboard Clock Select
Force Updating ESCD
SDRAM Precharge Control
SDRAM CAS Latency Time
MPS Version Control For OS
PCI Burst Write Combine
Assign IRQ for VGA
PCI Mem Line Read
Spread Spectrum Modulated
Decoupled Refresh Option
CPU-To-PCI Write Posting
Time Dilation
Open Sesame
Recovering A Corrupt BIOS  
Setting Up For Performance

Video ROM Shadow C000, 32K
Video BIOS Shadow
Floppy 3 Mode Support
Automatic configuration
IDE 32-bit Transfer
Non-cacheable Block-1 Base
Non-cacheable Block-1 Size
Reset Configuration Data
Use Multi-Processor Specification
Using IRQ

DOS Flat Mode
Memory Termination

SDRAM Addr A Clk Out Drv 
SDRAM Configuration
Fast R-W Turn Around
PCI Delayed Transaction
AGP Fast Write Transaction
Motherboard Layout
Clock Spread Spectrum
Byte Merging
PCI Dynamic Bursting
PCI #2 Access #1 Retry
Soft-off by PWR-BTTN
Monitor Mode
Speed Model
Byte Merge Support
WASHITO
Wavelength Multiplexing
Current CPU Temperature
Cyrix Pin Enabled
Virus Warning 
Report no FDD for Win 95 
CPU L2 cache ECC Checking 
CPU Host Bust Frequency
CPU Core Voltage
CIH Buster Protection
Init Display First
Read/Write Leadoff*
SIO Master Line Buffer
ISA Line Buffer
Cache Read Hit Burst 
Cache Burst Read Cycle Time 
SRAM Read Timing
DRAM Page Mode Operation
CPU to DRAM Page Mode
Fast Strings
Power Management
Smart Battery System
PM Control by APM
IDE Standby Power Down Mode
Standby Mode Control
S.M.A.R.T. for Hard Disks
SDRAM RAS to CAS Delay
SDRAM RAS Precharge Time
AGP
PCI Memory Burst Write
PCI Mem Line Read Prefetch
Novell Keyboard Management
Fast Gate A20 Option

Turbo Switch Function
Gate A20 Emulation
I/O Cmd Recovery Control
Single ALE Enable
E0000 ROM belongs to AT BUS
AT Cycle Wait State
Extra AT Cycle Wait State
16-bit Memory, I/O Wait State
8-bit Memory, I/O Wait State

 


Misc. Articles

  

Multiprocessing
Flash BIOS Upgrades
Power Management Settings
Parallel Communications Explained
The Lowdown on Ethernet 
About Plug n Pray incl. ESCD
SDRAM
Password Checking Option
How old is my BIOS?
UART Explained
About Hard Disks
About The A+ Test
About the Networks + Test
Shadow Ram
Clearing Chips


Video Memory Cache Mode

Meaning Behind Ram RAS and CAS

Deleting Temporary Files Painlessly

Setting Up Masquerading for Linux Security 

Understanding the Functionality of Your Motherboard Chipset

Quick View if the Pentium IV and AMD

Maintaining and Troubleshooting Your Laptop Battery

Quick View of the Pentium III and Celeron CPU


The Maximum Transmission Unit (MTU) and Related Registry 
Setting Explained and Tweaked to Increase Your Surfing Speeds

Hacking Your Password - Password Checking Option and Clearing Chips

Networking and Why it May Make Sense For You

 

Any Other Info

Fast Reload of Windows
Acer ID Strings
Memory Markings
The Signal
About Hard Disks USB
ASCII
Dead Hard Drives
FireWire
SDRAM

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