can't access bios on old, old system.

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starrekin61
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Sat Aug 06, 2005 11:43 pm

hi. am trying to access the bios without luck. it's a 486 sx bios v1.2r4.
also trying to access bios on a compaq deskpro series 3564. i am trying to make one decent system for my daughter out of two old dinosaurs and a lot of "spare" parts,
any help would be appreciated. thanks.
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Sun Aug 07, 2005 2:27 pm

If it's Phoenix BIOS, try Ctrl+Alt+ESC or Ctrl+Alt+S.
The Compaq system probably reequires "F10 Utility" to be installed on the HDD (should be available on Compaq site), then use F10 to enter it.
Patched and tested BIOSes are at http://wims.rainbow-software.org
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starrekin61
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Mon Aug 08, 2005 6:23 pm

Thanks rainbow. that worked just fine.
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