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Am having the following error on switching on the comp. , anybody has got a clue on how to safely flash the BIOS.

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"Award BootBlock BIOS.V1.8
copyright (c) 2000, Award Software, Inc

BIOS ROM checksum error

Detecting floppy drive A media...
Insert system disk and press enter"
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Am having the following error on switching on the comp. , anybody has got a clue on how to safely flash the BIOS.

---------------------------------------------------------
"Award BootBlock BIOS.V1.8
copyright (c) 2000, Award Software, Inc

BIOS ROM checksum error

Detecting floppy drive A media...
Insert system disk and press enter"
---------------------------------------------------------

flash saftly depends on your motherboard ,so check with them .remove any floppy disk from machine, enter bios and set defaults ,save and exit ,boot again

Edited by caperjack: n/a

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Do as suggested by Caperjack..try also clearing your CMOS by removing your CMOS battery..then as per Caperjack advised do "Load BIOS Defaults" check if it will help.

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