Hi! I´m using a Compaq 1570D, don´t have a manual and can´t get into my BIOS. Formatting and Fdisking my HDD seemed to have killed a somewhat "onDisk"-Bios. Now I´m looking for thtis Biosfile and a short advice, how to deal with that problem and how to get into my BIOS. Don´t care about losing data - all secured. You can write in german too - thanks!
soupy wrote:You need to visit the Compaq website and download (at least) 2 disks to rebuild the diagnostics partition on your HDD. You might also be able to recreate it with your restore CD.
I did like u said at compaq.com and took one file I suppose to be the right one . If it worked, I dunno, because I lost that *** combination to enter the BIOS, if it works well... Do u now and could tell me?
Doing so doesn´t work. The The prog for making the diagnostic partition says: unable, not enough space, need 2MB blabla. Well, the disk is completely empty... 2nd topic is: I need space in the MBR. Buff, made: fdisk /mbr for a proper (clean?) mbr, but didn´t work. Now you...