Chapter 6: Using the utilities
USB BIOS Flashback
The USB BIOS Flashback allows user to update the BIOS without entering the BIOS or the
operating system by using a USB flash disk drive.
This function supports USB flash disks formatted using FAT 32/16 on a
Disable ErP READY in the BIOS before using the USB BIOS Flashback
feature via the ROG Connect port.
Download the latest BIOS file from the
Extract and rename the BIOS image file
Copy “CG8890.CAP” to the root
directory of the USB flash disk drive.
Turn off the system and connect the
USB flash drive to the ROG Connect
port (the white USB .0 port) at the rear
panel of the motherboard.
Hold the ROG Connect button until the
LED begins to blink, then release the
Wait until the LED stops blinking,
indicating that the BIOS update process is
DO NOT unplug the power while updating the BIOS to prevent system boot