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BIOS corrupted + Flashing dash

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by famfelimban, Jun 23, 2016.

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  1. famfelimban

    famfelimban Thread Starter

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    when i first turned on my computer i got a blue screen message saying that BIOS is corrupted and now is updating. Then the computer restarts and a flashing dash come up on a black screen and nothing else happens.

    Whenever I restarts the computer the same process happens.

    Anyone can suggest any fixes or causes???
     
  2. lunarlander

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    Maybe clearing the BIOS could help. Look at the motherboard menu, there should be a jumper which you can set to clear the BIOS.

    If you can still enter the BIOS by pressing a certain key on startup, then you can choose Load BIOS defaults or some similar setting.
     
  3. lynx1021

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    If you do clear the Bios with the jumper, make sure the power/battery is disconnected while doing it.
     
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