Is my motherboard dead?

Hot-swapping and Boot-Block flash & Boot block flash and floppy support
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My A7N8x-x motherboard lay idle for a few years, so I inserted a new battery and made a computer. But the result is that my MB will not go after a : Bios check sum error. Detecting floppy drive in media....

Is there a possibility to make the next step?
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Sounds like you need to make a floppy for bios recovery. Is this a retail board or one that came from a Compaq/HP machine?

Do not assume anything

System error, strike any user to continue...
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