Furthermore, installing the wrong Gigabyte drivers can make these problems even worse.
Recommendation: If you are inexperienced with updating Gigabyte device drivers manually, we highly recommend downloading the Gigabyte Motherboard Driver Utility.
The motherboard manufacturers often provide you with these tools that can make the task very easy.
Gigabyte also provides many tools for their motherboards.
Dealing with Gigabyte support can be a frustrating experience. Once they reply to your enquiry which can take several days, you get a response telling you to visit their website to read the response, and you can reply.
This process means it can take several weeks to get a clear and final answer.
Then plug the drive into the computer whose BIOS you want to update.
Boot into the BIOS (you need to press the Delete key at bootup to open the BIOS for Gigabyte motherboards).
The following steps make it easy to update Gigabyte QFlash BIOSes on a linux box (albeit with non free software).Oftentimes, the DSDT section of tonymacx86 will only offer DSDT files for certain BIOS versions.If you checked your BIOS version, and you don't have a compatible version, then you'll have to update.Ignore the updater; it's outdated and pretty much useless.Put the file on a USB drive that has been formatted with the FAT or FAT32 file system.
At the bottom of the BIOS screen, you will see something named along the lines of "Q-Flash Utility". On Gigabyte motherboards, press F8 to start Q-Flash.