PhoenixPhlash Error - Attempt to read flash memory ID failed

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What exactly does this mean? It prevents me from flashing my BIOS. How can I get around this?
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It may mean that the flash ROM is write protected. You may need to install a jumper or connect a couple of points on the motherboard, or to change something in the CMOS set-up to enable BIOS update.
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I have same problem on my Acer Aspire 1400. Did you resolve problem? Thanx.
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