- For CD-ROM BIOS updates in Windows 8 or 8.1 models: (1) Shut down the system while pressing the SHIFT key to completely power off. (2) Power on while pressing F2 to enter the BIOS Setup menu. (3) From the Security tab set the "Secure Boot" setting to "Disabled". (4) From the Advanced tab, enter "System Configuration" then set the Boot Mode to "CSM Boot" if the option is available. (5) Press F10 to save and exit. (6) Boot from the BIOS CD-ROM. (7) Type BIOS at the prompt then press Enter. (7) After the BIOS update has completed, restore the BIOS settings that were changed.
- Note: The BIOS Launcher "CD_ROM Installation" option may not automatically proceed to burn the CD-ROM in Windows 8. If this occurs navigate to the directory named after the BIOS filename in the root directory of the C-Drive (ex. C:\skgjv130), and manually burn the CD-ROM from the disc image (ISO) file.
- For CD-ROM BIOS updates in Windows 7 models: (1) Boot from the BIOS CD-ROM. (2) Type BIOS at the prompt then press Enter.
- For all updates: The BIOS update will force the computer to shut down or restart. Please make sure to save all work in progress before starting BIOS updates.
- Power on the computer if it is off.
- While the "TOSHIBA" logo is displayed, press the F2 function key to start BIOS Setup.
- Check the version of BIOS and press the F9 function key then Enter to load setup defaults.
- Press the F10 function key then Enter to save settings and exit. The computer will automatically reboot.
Version 1.40 - 2014-09-10
- Made a change to reduce the EBDA (Extended BIOS Data Area) size for the SmartDE utility.
Version 1.30 - 2014-06-26
- Added: Function to reset the Embedded Controller Watch Dog Timer and Real Time Clock by pressing the power button for over 10 seconds.
- Added: Incorrect battery protection function.
Version 1.20 - 2014-05-02
- Updated: Intel C0 stepping CPU Microcode to M0C30678813 to fix an issue were the system will display a pop-up format message after Sleep (S3) resume when a WD "MyPassport" HDD is inserted in a USB 3.0 port.
Version 1.00 - 2014-03-25
- Initial production BIOS for these models.