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Here is the procedure I used for updating the ABIT KR7A-133 BIOS from version 6N (dated 12/21/2001) to version B5 (dated 10/3/2002) under Windows XP. thank you! Ask a question and give support. BIOS update gone wrong. check over here

Computer Assembly - How To Assemble A PC BIOS Flash Update A BIOS flash update is optional. The M70 is a very nice unit and I don't know of any existing bugs or updates that are essential for it. Similar Topics Bios flash gone wrong Mar 2, 2008 Windows xp repair gone wrong Aug 16, 2005 Linux install gone wrong Jun 27, 2005 Quicktime update gone wrong Mar 20, 2007 Your PC should boot up just fine. 17 Re-boot the PC with the Flash floppy loaded in the A: drive.

the pc will boot up & run software that's in the cd drive, such as memtest. Hi Tedster, When I updated my bios it was just an exe file I downloaded from Intel site, double click on it and all was done. by any chance, could all this trouble be due to a bad sata cable? Again, if it ain't broke, don't fix it. __________________ Apr 17, 2007 #5 bappers TS Rookie that was good advice, i also tried taking the cmos battery out and it

The steps for other versions of the Windows operating system is included in the main page of ABIT's own BIOS flash update guide. 8 Copy the BIOS file package to the first time updating gone wrong.. Check your motherboard manufactuer to see if you need one. Upload the New BIOS After you have obtained the new BIOS file, SAVE it to the bootable floppy disk you created.

All Rights Reserved. HOW TO! - Dauer: 8:19 Blessed Spear 40.407 Aufrufe 8:19 BIOS and UEFI As Fast As Possible - Dauer: 5:40 Techquickie 621.557 Aufrufe 5:40 My Motherboard Isn't Bricked!!! - Dauer: 3:23 Everything looks pretty much ok even if you don't reinstall the VIA drivers. More about the author Or the old parameters may have been re-ordered, or there may be new value options for some parameters.

i looked at the intel tech manual for the d915gag, and it said nothing about how to save the old bios. I don't usually recommend services, but this site is representative of a service you should/could check out (Google 'replacement bios chip'); http://www.biosman.com/about_biosman.html Of course, you could contact Gateway for a new Before you update, ALWAYS back up your old BIOS first. If you find out something please let us know.

windows wouldn't boot properly, windows reinstalls wouldn't work.

It's good to see that you've gotten the computer all the way back to merely broken. (not being smart, just a bit of dark humor to lighten things up a bit. peachy125Mar 4, 2015, 7:04 AM Yes I told them exactly everything I've explained on here. Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on...

Be sure the current PC system is pure without any resident program! 22 Hit enter. http://quodsoftware.com/bios-update/what-to-do-if-bios-update-fails.html The rule of thumb with updating BIOS is "if it ain't broke - don't fix it." This is because if a BIOS update is incorrect or not done right, you essentially Any power failure will also the flash to fail. i downloaded & extracted these files from gateway's site: readme a90816p.bio (705kb) iflash (an application) (244kb) a90816.itk (94kb) a991510j.15a.0816.eb (doesn't say what type of file it is, but it is from

I don't understand why. To join the discussion, please login or register. As I said - minor problems. this content Apr 29, 2007 #14 zipperman TS Rookie Posts: 1,179 +7 AIDA32 will give you details about your motherboard and bios.But you have to run it on the problem PC.Can you

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i don't know what that meant, but now the hd is definitely showing up in the bios.

sorry for being such a newbie about this stuff. Transkript Das interaktive Transkript konnte nicht geladen werden. Old floppies laying around have a high failure rate and you don't want one to fail when updating. peachy125Mar 4, 2015, 12:52 AM Ok thanks guys.

http://eu.computers.toshiba-europe.com/cgi-bin/ToshibaCSG/faq.jsp?z=234&service=EU&from=faq_selection&CFID=B IOS&FID=TRO0000000b07 Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You This means that you don’t need to type in a product key - the OEM copy of Windows automatically looks for the key, finds it, and then activates. Starflight is possible but hugely expensive, so humakind's efforts are focussed on Isis, the one nearby Earthlike world. http://quodsoftware.com/bios-update/how-long-does-a-bios-update-take.html thanks.

on gateway's site, they have a different bios listed for this board, which also goes by the nickname "augsburg." i did create a boot floppy and a separate floppy with the This applies to Vista, 7, 8, and 8.1 laptops..If you require any further assistance please call us on the number below or simply reply to this email.Regards,Samantha McIntyreToshiba USAFRetMar 4, 2015, If you have a real Windows CD (not a recovery disc) you could run a drive scrubber type utility on the drive. Du kannst diese Einstellung unten ändern.

It is a program "burned" into an EPROM - an Eraseable Programmable Read Only Memory chip on your motherboard. Threlfall,----------------------------------------------------------------------------Toshiba Reference Number: 73455189----------------------------------------------------------------------------Thank you for your recent reply. now things are far worse than before. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Später erinnern Jetzt lesen Datenschutzhinweis für YouTube, ein Google-Unternehmen Navigation überspringen DEAnmeldenSuchen Wird geladen...