Plug and Play BIOS


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Plug and Play BIOS

A system BIOS in a PC that supports Plug and Play. Although it ensures effective operation of Plug and Play under all circumstances, it is not vital for general Plug and Play operation. See Plug and Play.
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Including SystemSoft's Plug and Play BIOS and integrated power management software, MobilePRO allows system designers maximum flexibility in choosing hardware and software mobile computing products.
The Plug and Play BIOS enhances the functionality of the HP OmniBook 5000 CTS 5/120 by sensing changes in system configurations and dynamically allocating system resources during the boot process.
UM88I0P-AIO works with Microsoft Windows 95 and is compliant with plug and play BIOS specification 1.
In fact, Compaq has already shipped millions of PCs with the Plug and Play BIOS that are designed to be fully compatible with Windows 95.
Phoenix pioneered the Plug and Play standard by co-authoring the Plug and Play BIOS specification, adopted by Microsoft for inclusion in Windows 95.
NASDAQ: PTEC), the world's leading supplier of system-level firmware, today announced that it will help advance the movement to Windows 95 PC systems by bundling its PC Card support software for Windows 95 with its Plug and Play BIOS products at no additional cost.
Integration of PC Card support with Phoenix's Plug and Play BIOS will enable user benefits such as tight coupling with the Phoenix PowerPanel.
It's good to see Phoenix taking the lead in moving PC Card support where it belongs - bundled as part of the Plug and Play BIOS solution.
We are in the process of optimizing our PC product lines to comply with the Plug and Play Association's Plug and Play BIOS 1.