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BIOS Recovery Compaq Presario SR5612PT

Hey, the other day I tried to update the BIOS and crashed, now when I turn on the pc the screen is black. I think the only solution is to do a BIOS recovery, I've done some research but only found BIOS recovery's instructions for other machines, pc specifications:

Compaq Presario SR5612PT
CPU: AMD Athlon 4450e
RAM: 2GB pc2-6400/DDR2
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE

The motherboard I think is the M2P61PM-HM (because ...
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Do I need an older version of Phoenix Crisis Recovery?

I managed to corrupt my Phoenix bios. I get a dead screen, audible post beep indicating check-sum error and
the boot block firmware is activating the floppy (yes.. an old floppy) drive awaiting a recovery disk. I made
a bootable floppy using a version of Phoenix Crisis recovery, but it doesn't work. I am not sure whether my
bios files are in the proper format. My version of bios is in the BIOS.ROM and PLATFORM.BIN ...
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biostar 865GV micro 478 dead bios and floppy

I have that mainboard.ı upgraded bios on windows.ı think ı did a mistake because pc don't open.I want upgrade bios with award.exe but floppy don't read the disk.
what can ı do?
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GA-8i915PM - Boot Block Issues

Hi All,

I will detail all problems then we can see if anyone can help once they have the full story.

I have a GA-8i915PM Rev 2.0 from a Packard Bell machine. The BIOS was corrupt and would not POST. Hangs at logo flash screen.
I searched in vain for a packard bell BIOS the board, contact support at PB (Via Phone and Support Request), still no BIOS

I established that Gigabyte also made an ...
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Problems with bios after flash

My problem start's with my hard drive 80gb only recognize 30gb i also change the jumpers but without sucess so i research on web and i find out that i have to flash my bios "AWARD MODULAR BIOS V 4.51PG" to my motherboard "SHUTTLE HOT-661V" so i find out on this website the update to my bios ... 0&count=40 i put the files on the diskette the AWDFLASH ...
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ecs board dead after wrong bios update?

Hi the other day i flashed my ECS NFORCE 570 SLIT-A (V5.1) with the bios for NFORCE 570 SLIT-A (V3.1) by accident and now all i get is a black screen. My floppy drive spins but it doesnt read anything. i do get beeps if i remove memory and my video card fan slows down like normal but it doesnt post. I tried making a bootdisk and try to fix it but it doesnt seem ...
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Pegatron M2N78-LA BIOS Update FAILED

i have a buddy he have a Pegatron M2N78-LA and he say he update is bios, during the update is computer froze.
So is there a way to reinstall is bios ?
in from a HP computer pavilion p6122f

thanks guy
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Gateway p4 700c BIOS recovery

The battery went dead. I replaced it but now it turns on and no video. It seems that if I pull the jumper off completely and have the 3.5 floppy in there I might be able to recover. I can't find the bloody disk, if there ever was one. Any options here?
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Foxconn nf4uk8aa-8ekrs BootBlock

This is what i did and what is happening now
I flashed my bios due to compatability issues
Flash seems to have failed so i did this:

1) After the initial flash I get this screen upon power up: Award BootBlock BIOS v1.0 Bios ROM checksum error Insert system disk and press enter.

2) I created a bootable stiffy disk

3) I downloaded the correct .bin file for my bios as well as the utility ...
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BIOS freeze after the POST message

Dear all,

I have an Asus M2N SLI DELUXE MoBo with Athlon X2 5800 on it 4GB DDR2 800Mhz.

I've flashed my BIOS via windows (bad idea), and apparently it was semi flashed. When the system restarted after the flash it get past the mem check and stuck on the "press del to enter setup or F8 to choose boot" screen.
Tried to reflash it via boot disks etc. didnt work.
I've got my self ...
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