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post #1 of 6
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Hi,
I just Updated a friend's bios and i think i screwed things up..
I downloaded the bios from the site..PCChips M848A rev 2.1
it all went well till the restart..the pc restarted after the flash but it stops responding at "Checking NvRam"
Pls help guys..can't afford new mobo.
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post #2 of 6
This is not good vladf. The PCChips boards do not have socketed BIOS chips. Have you tried clearing the CMOS?

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post #3 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ropey
This is not good vladf. The PCChips boards do not have socketed BIOS chips. Have you tried clearing the CMOS?

R
damn...tried it alot of times ...
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post #4 of 6
Can you send the board back for RMA? Is the Warranty period still alive?

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post #5 of 6
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Na...warranty expired at least 1 year ago..
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post #6 of 6
mine reverted after i took the cmos battery out and replaced it
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