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deadmanwalki

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Well as soon as my system starts up it says the following error messages

Award BootBlock bios v1.0
BIOS ROM checksum error
Detecting IDE ATAPI device . . .
Detecting floppy drive A media

Now my floppy drive is coruppt and i havent connected it to the motherboard

I just shutdown my pc and in between there was a fluctuation in voltage then when i restarted it ..... it showed me the error messages written above ...... i havent put in floopy drive in the boot settings...... maybe my bios is corrupt ....pls help me .... I would sincerely appreciate if anybody could help me.

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deadmanwalki

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Well the battery seems to be okay ,...... i didnt flash anything .... didnt update my bios ....
just shutted it down and then restarted it thats all... and then i got the error messages
 
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That error will show up when you have a corrupted or damaged BIOS chip. If it is just corrupted a BIOS flash might correct the problem. If not you will need a new chip. Motherboard drivers are installed from Windows and that won't help here anyway.
 
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