Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt

Fun with upgrades

In anticipation of the not-yet-delivered 3.06 GHz Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor with HT Technology [gotta love that marketing-speak!], I'm going about updating everything I can on my PC. This means... firmware! Some of the instructions were in classic Engrish:

[1 - from Lucky Goldstar Electronics]


1.You have to cd-rw drive connect to secondary master alone.
2.Don't touch while F/ware upgrading
3.If it happen to problem when you upgrade to F/ware,it is that your responsibility.
Because of you are mistake F/Ware upgrade
Therefore you must be care for F/Ware upgrade.

[2 - from the manufacturer of my DVD drive]


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