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11-19-2016 09:01 AM
My pc is
EliteBook 8560w from 2011
Windows 10 Pro (originally W7 Ent.)
Intel i7-2820QM quadcore @ 2.30Hz, 2x4GB RAM
Nvidia Quadro 2000M, 1920x1080, 6 MB
When fan broke (only 5 years old!!!) and it with the heatsink was replaced,
I also noticed that the system bios is "68SVD Ver. F.02".
I think this is the original one and there has been many, many versions since.
HP Support Assistant does not offer newer version, I do not know why.
HP support center online does not recognize EliteBook 8560w with W10 at all!!!
My simple question: what is the latest bios version that I should use or can safely use with my laptop???
BR and thanks already
I have two years old HP Pavilion also.
HP support assistant does not offer newest bios version update for that either.
What´s the point having the "assistant"?
11-21-2016 08:33 AM
BIOS is not OS specific.
You could install the latest version of any OS for this unit.
The latest version for this model will be
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11-25-2016 04:26 PM
In this case , you can also use the hp softpac download manager to update the unit BIOS and also the touch pad driver
HP SoftPaq Download Manager (SDM)
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