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How to update BIOS on HP computer

  1. Find a Windows machine and install Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) and WinPE add-on.
  2. Create a copy of Windows PE files for x86: copype x86 C:\WinPE_x86.
  3. Create a bootable USB drive: MakeWinPEMedia /UFD C:\WinPE_x86 J: where J: is your USB drive.
  4. Go to and find your BIOS Update.
  5. Copy the BIOS Update in the root directory of the USB drive.
  6. Boot into the Windows PE.
  7. Change working drive to C: C:
  8. Execute the updater: e.g. SHE_A010.exe
  9. Enjoy the new BIOS.