This article is about the BIOS as found in IBM PC compatibles. For the general concept, see firmware. For similar programs on non-PC systems, see booting.
(Basic Input Output System) A set of routines residing in firmware that boots the operating system and sets up the hardware in an x86-based PC. Prior to loading ...
computer firmware that directs many basic functions of the operating system, as
booting and keyboard control. Origin of
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