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BIOS Update (Bootable CD) - Lenovo V200
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README for BIOS Update Bootable CD
8.35 MB
65ET60WW 13 Apr 2009
BIOS Update Bootable CD
1.78 MB
65ET60WW 13 Apr 2009
This package is to update the BIOS stored in the computer to fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.

This release supports the following systems:
- Lenovo V200

The following operating systems are supported:
- Microsoft Windows Vista
- Microsoft Windows XP
Additional information
Summary of changes
Update the BIOS
Determining which version is installed
Initializing the BIOS
BIOS information

Summary of changes


  • (Fix) Ich8M SATA Gen-1 Issue and RCOMP issue
  • (Fix) No display when do lid close and open again


  • (Important) Intel 965 Express Chipset Unexpected DDR RCOMP Update Erratum
  • (New) Support Penryn processor
  • (New) Support Merom processor 06FBh, 06FDh
  • (Fix) Boot error occurs at Intel ICH8M SATA initialization.
  • (Fix) Fix the PC-Doctor(DOS) hangs up when testing memory
  • (Fix) Fix 3MB L2 cache descriptor in SMBIOS for Penryn processor

65ET41WW (1.15)

  • (Fix) Bluetooth can not use in the first boot up after remove all power(AC and DC).

65ET40WW (1.14 )

  • (Important) Update CPU microcode for Merom processor
  • (Important) Update KBC/EC firmware to Rev37
  • (New) Add Merom 06FBh support
  • (New) Disable LAN Power to reduce S3 power consumption in DC mode
  • (New) Adjust thermal control table
  • (New) Volume up and down of Launch key can send scan code continually more smooth when the keys be pressed
  • (Fix) Pick up EHCI init core update from Intel.
  • (Fix) Correct wrong PCI routing for PCIe bridges
  • (Fix) Fix Windows hang durning process bar.
  • (Fix) Fix WOL always failed in the 2nd run
  • (Fix) Fix ACPI error message in Event viewer
  • (Fix) Fix System pops error message when booting without HDD
  • (Fix) Fix system shows error L2 cache size in text mode of POST stage
  • (Fix) Fix issue that press media key enter OS but not Instant on interface.

Version 65ET34WW (1.08)

  • (Important) RAID OpROM Rev update
  • (New) Add new Intel 4965AGN wireless card support
  • (New) Support Merom-L and Conroe_L CPU
  • (Fix) Fix the issue that no display when resume from S3 intermittently
  • (Fix) Fix WD HDD Password malfunction intermittently
  • (Fix) Update KBC/EC firmware to fix brightness setting issue
  • (Fix) Adjust thermal table
  • (Fix) Fix the issue that PC-Doctor for Windows can not show system information

Version 65ET31W(1.05)

  • (New) (Initial release) Support for the 3000 V200

Update the BIOS
  • If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to update the BIOS. To determine if you should update the BIOS, refer to the Version Information section.
  • You need an AC adapter and a charged battery pack to update the BIOS.

Do not turn off or suspend the computer until the update has been completed. IF YOU DO THAT WHILE THE UPDATE IS STILL IN PROGRESS, THE SYSTEM BOARD MAY HAVE TO BE REPLACED.

The BIOS is downloaded as a ISO CD image file, user must burn it into a CD-R/RW optic disk at first. then the optic disk can be used to update user system. please reference to the manual update section.

Determining which version is installed
Do the following to make sure the BIOS is updated correctly:
  1. Turn on the computer.
  2. While the "Press F1 to enter SETUP, Press F12 to display Boot Menu" message is displayed at the lower-left area of the screen, press the F1 key. The PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility menu will be displayed. If a password prompt appears, type the correct password.
  3. Verify the BIOS Version.
  4. Turn off the computer.

Initializing the BIOS
BIOS Initialization is suggested for some problems. To initialize the BIOS settings:
  1. Turn off the system.
  2. Turn on the system.
  3. While the "Press F1 to enter SETUP, Press F12 to display Boot Menu" message is displayed at the lower-left area of the screen, press the F1 key. The PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility menu will be displayed. If a password prompt appears, type the correct password.
  4. Press the F9 key to load default configuration.
  5. Select Yes.
  6. Press the F10 key to save default configuration and exit.
  7. Select Yes.


  • After initialization you may need to reapply some settings that you had changed previously.
  • After the initialization has been completed, the system restarts automatically.
BIOS information
BIOS version
Previous release
Embedded Controller version
Current release-
65ET59WW -
Not released to the Web
Original release
Not released to the Web

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Document ID : DS002059
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-68384
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