So do not be surprised if you find both company names together on the BIOS setup screen. the last chance is to buy a new BIOS-Chip, or to reprogram the old BIOS-Chip. Preparation - Create a safe environment for a BIOS-Update 2. I cannot guarentee that it will work on your PC and I assume no liability for any damages! I even tried to extract the BIOS update utility from Sony that updated me to the latest BIOS in the first place and I don't see the BIOS in the exe file to replace. That's [email protected]: Thank you for the quick reply! Choose BIOS-Update method - DOS, Windows or per BIOS-Setup? Please read the README files from your Mainboard manufacturer or PC manufacturer. Please help me and thanks again Brian My laptop also failure (shut down) on updating my bios but now its not starting and there is no any response from laptop and when i press the power button. how to rectify the please any one give me the solution Thank you for your quick reply, and again thank you for your devotion to customers. So, you're saying I should most probably have it replaced altogether? Did you accidentally bump one of the wires or cables inside your computer while you were installing your modules?A loose hard drive cable can prevent your computer from booting up properly.So don't panic and wait a few minutes longer to make sure that the update process was terminated. Up to now, I was sure that a knackered BIOS will not even boot a floppy (remember, it stands for Basic I/O System). Note: the BIOS manufacturer AWARD have been taken over in 1998 by his competitor PHOENIX. - First aid Attention: this Howto describes only a BIOS update according to standard, how it should work on most mainboards with AMI-BIOS, AWARD-BIOS or PHOENIX-BIOS. But now I learn that even with no video on the monitor, you can boot into DOS with a BIOS flash tool on the booting media! Online Shop PLCC-Extractor DIL-Extractor CMOS-Battery CR2032ACER ASPIRE T180 SMD-PLCC-32 Socket ASUS P5W DH DELUXEASUS M5A78L-M/USB3ACER ASPIRE E380ASROCK Z77 EXTREME4ASUS Z9PE-D8 WSASUS P8P67ASUS M4A89GTD PRO/USB3ASUS CROSSHAIR IV FORMULAASUS M5A99X EVOACER ASPIRE L5100ASUS M2N-SLI DELUXEASUS M2N-EHP-COMPAQ DX2300-MS-7336ASROCK 870 EXTREME3 R2.0ASUS P8P67 LE FOXCONN G31MXP-K I7FOXCONN G31MV-KFOXCONN G31MVFOXCONN G31M-SFOXCONN G31MG-SASUS Z8NR-D12BIOSTAR TA970 VER. 5.0/5.1/5.2ASROCK T48EM1ASROCK FATAL1TY 990FX KILLER/3.1ASROCK FATAL1TY Z97 KILLER/3.1ASROCK FATAL1TY Z97X KILLER/3.1ASROCK H110TM-ITX R2.0ASROCK H110M-G/M.2ASROCK H110M-HDV R3.0ASUS PRIME B250M-CBIOSTAR A68MD PRO VER. XASROCK CONROE945G-DVIASUS P5BV-M/RS100-E5MSI HETIS 945-E (MS-7231 V1.0)SUPERMICRO H8DCEECS-ELITEGROUP P45T-A V1.0 (BLACK SERIES)ASUS M70AD (WITH NFC! )ASUS V9-P8H77E (P8H77-M PRO)BIOSTAR P4M800-M7A VER. Thus the notebook only powered with cable power adapter.
Because the bios battery is used to retain the settings of the Date and time RTC Real Time Clock. that is why the battery is there to keep the time and date right. Unplug the main power without a Cmos battery = Bios restet every time. Just be careful not to break them when you bend them..are fragile.Because the bios battery is used to retain the settings of the Date and time RTC Real Time Clock. that is why the battery is there to keep the time and date right. Isn't it cmos battery alone is enough to save the date/time setting? I bought the notebook at 2005, so it's been about 7 years. It has a Negative spring plate at the bottom and two positive folds at the top that make contact with the battery... I only detach the notebook battery, so that means I only use power adapter to start the notebook. Duh, I tried to diassemble the notebook, but it's hard. Bought new battery but CMOS still resets the date etc. So i bent them slightly untill i could test the signal on the back of the and - pins on the motherboard... I can hear it spin when I boot the PC but it doesn't appear in BIOS or in Disk Management.I changed the cable and the port it was plugged into but no dice. //it kind of worked on and off when plugged into my brother's PC which uses a different make of motherboard (I believe American Megatrends) but it seems like in the end it IT dead after all, just not quite lol) Relax!