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Unable to access BIOS/UEFI - Empty UEFI Screen

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by manuleka, Feb 2, 2017.

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  1. manuleka

    manuleka Thread Starter

    Jan 20, 2011
    Windows 10 Pro
    GA-X79-UD5 rev 1.0
    40GB DDR3 Quad
    512 SSD
    GTX 1060

    Upgraded Video Card from GTX 560 Ti to GTX 1060 Strix, machine boots but no video output or just black/blank screen.

    Did a bit of online research and realize that two ways of fixing this
    1. Change PCI setting to Legacy in BIOS/UEFI
    2. Update to latest BIOS.

    I decided to try and update BIOS to latest BETA (13w) using @bios from Windows. Everything went ok, reboots fine and still does now with Windows loading no problem, BUT i can't get to BIOS/UEFI???

    All i get is the UEFI empty blue screen, no menus/options, just blank screen...

    So i thought maybe i can reverse back to previous BIOS from windows but program wouldn't allow this. I tried sticking BIOS file in USB but the problem is i can't get to BIOS.

    I Have tried running backup BIOS as board has two, but still same problem.
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