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"Phoenix Award" (all) Dell Vostro 200: All 771-775 CPUs BIOS Mod
Mod for "Phoenix Award" (all) Dell Vostro 200 1.0.16 BIOS with support for all LGA771 and LGA775 CPUs, up to an unknown TDP because I DON'T KNOW WHAT THE HARDWARE IS LIMITED TO POWER-WISE. Download, extract (ZIP), and follow included instructions.

- I followed the 775-771 BIOS Mod Guide for Award/Phoenix (there is also another one for AMI).
- I opened the BIOS Updater ("BIOS file/download" you get from model support) in HxD (free Hex Editor), changed one line ("1.0.16" to "1.0.17" because you cannot install the same version, even if it messed up).

Guides (standard, NOT FOR THIS MOD):


I will not answer any questions regarding instructions. They are clear enough. If you cannot understand simple-enough computer instructions/steps, you shouldn't be (1) doing anything with any BIOS and (2) using a computer at all if you're so dumb.

I've only installed it on mine, haven't tested an "unsupported" CPU yet, waiting for thermal compound to arrive.

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