By having access to the Internal Forms Representation, we can know everything about a menu which can assist us immensely when modding bios.
I’ll also be using this application in a few of the tutorials I write, so get used to using it now 🙂 I was getting tired of all the requests to expand EFI IFR Dumper to include support for UEFI’S IFR protocol, and as a result I decided that now is a better time than any to update my program.…
I first started working on Module Helper back in September when Andy’s tool V2.19 was released.
As some of you may know, that iteration altered the format of the extracted EFI modules by storing a module’s header, code, and name all in the same file.
With this audio code in hand, you can determine what part of the system is having problems and find a solution.
The pattern of beeps whether its the number of beeps or the length of those beeps will give you an indication of the actual problem. If this doesn't do it, the memory chips may be bad.
Any combo of beeps after two means that some of your memory is bad, and unless you want to get real technical, you should probably have the guys in the lab coats test the memory for you. Award Software cannot supply upgrades for a BIOS that has been subsequently modified by hardware vendors." To make matters worse, Award BIOS merged with Phoenix Technologies in 1998.
The hardware vendor that designed your system is the best source for bug fixes and answers about your system, but after so many mergers the Award BIOS is a difficult one to support.
It was originally capable of splitting the modules header and data into separate files an it could update the sizes in the headers.…
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Your RAM must be compatible with your system — or your system just won't work.
With so many variations in memory, it's important to understand just exactly what will work — and what won't — in your system.
If you don't see anything, check your monitor and video card first. If they seem fine, your motherboard has some bad chips on it. If it does the same thing, one of the memory chips on the motherboard are bad, and you most likely need to get another motherboard since these chips are soldered on. You'll need to consult your manual to see which bank is first. If that doesn't help, you should consider another motherboard. You've probably just added memory to the motherboard since this is a conventional or extended memory failure. This is a 1-3-3 combo and each set of beeps is separated by a brief pause. Unfortunately there are many versions of the Award BIOS, and they are supported not by one company, but by the motherboard maker.