Frequently Asked Questions
WME859199, WME861067, WME864821, WME866319, WME867445, WME868078, WME871305, WME876246, WME876249, WME877983
Q: How can I make my USB flash drive boot to MS-DOS in order to perform system firmware flashes?A: Depending on the manufacturer of the USB key, a different method may be required. There is more than one way to configure a USB key to boot to MS-DOS, however some methods can permanently damage the USB key. Refer to the manufacturer of the USB key device for instructions for that particular model.
Gateway recommends utilizing the System Update Package, located on the Gateway Web site. This CD is bootable and includes all current system firmware.