Changing DMI Strings
Some of the DMI strings in the Intel desktop board BIOSes can be changed using the utilty attached to this article. To run the utility, you will need a Windows 98SE bootable USB pen drive.
The following strings will be prompted for:
This DMI string update method reflashes the entire BIOS, so please note any BIOS settings needed for your operating system as these may be reset during the upgrade process, including:
This DMI utility will also program "OEGStone" into the BIOS as a manufacturer string.
Note: This utility only works with Intel 7 series motherboards and 6 series motherboards with BIOS files that are Windows 8 "secure boot" capable BIOSes, such as DH61CR / DH61WW BIOS 0099 or later. Please also note that some motherboards also have a two or three stage upgrade process which must be followed to bring the system up to the latest version, for example the DH61CR and DH61WW.
Article ID: 220
Last updated: 15 Nov, 2013
Posted: 14 Nov, 2013 by Andrew Sharrad
Updated: 15 Nov, 2013 by Andrew Sharrad
7S_DMI_FLASH.zip (127 kb)