A microcode update is available for Windows 7-based and Windows 8-based computers that use AMD processors

Summary

This article describe a microcode update for Windows 7 and Windows 8 that updates the processor microcode for the following AMD processors:
  • AMD C-Series Processor with AMD Radeon HD Graphics
  • AMD C-Series Dual-Core Processor with AMD Radeon HD Graphics
  • AMD E-Series Dual-Core Processor
  • AMD E-Series Processor with AMD Radeon HD Graphics
  • AMD E-Series Dual-Core Processor with AMD Radeon HD Graphics
  • AMD G-Series Processor with AMD Radeon HD Graphics
  • AMD G-Series Dual-Core Processor with AMD Radeon HD Graphics
  • AMD Z-Series Dual-Core Processor with AMD Radeon HD Graphics

More Information

The update is supported on all Windows 7 and Windows 8-based computers. However, the microcode update is active only on computers that use an AMD Family 0x14 (20) processor. To determine whether a computer uses this processor, follow these steps:
  1. On the computer, press the Windows key and the X key, and then select Device Manager.
  2. In Device Manager, expand Processors.
  3. Double-click the processor, and then click the Details tab.
  4. ln the drop-down list, click to select Hardware Ids.
  5. Examine the information in the details pane to determine whether the computer uses an AMD Family 0x14 (20) processor.

Update information

To install the update, go to the "Fix it for me" section. If you prefer to install the update yourself, go to the "Let me fix it myself" section.


Fix it for me

To install the update, click the Fix it button or link. Then click Run in the File Download dialog box, and follow the steps in the Fix it wizard.



Notes



Let me fix it myself

Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must be running Windows 7 or Windows 8.

Restart requirement

You must restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

Eigenschaften

Artikelnummer: 2818604 – Letzte Überarbeitung: 11.06.2013 – Revision: 1

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