I was following Chaintechs MAINBOARD BIOS UPDATE INSTRUCTIONS from their website. Good thing you can get replacement bios chips for these boards :pf1mobmini: Speedy Gonzales27-06-2011, 04:14 PMDont know then, take it back to the shop. Then put it back in. All rights reserved. http://gatoisland.com/bios-rom/bios-rom-checksum-error-award-bootblock-bios-v1-0.php
Check It Out Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity ASUS P8H67-M EVO Temperature Sensors 1 40 75d How to set HDMI for the computers sound 3 59 61d acer laptop It may have to be bootable, so it'll boot into dos. It doesn't go any further than that and I can't type anything in or do anything but shut it down from holding the power button in and then I have to Not just press it once?
If you have info you need on the hd, do a repair install, pull the info off onto cd's or another hd. Zoonosis27-06-2011, 02:07 PMRemove the floppy if theres one in the floppy (if you use it). Tip: Receive your free Chapter Secure your site with HTTPS by joining our mailing list! See http://www.neoseeker.com/forums/index.php?fn=view_thread&t=3283.
Hopefully this works. If there is, go in and see what is starting the flash utility. Reply With Quote 02-16-05,10:36 PM #2 Box of Rocks View Profile View Forum Posts Registered Join Date Nov 2004 Sounds like the BIOS is corrupted and is requesting the flash Try to clear the cmos by leaving the battery out and the jumper closed for an hr first.
Where can I find a motherboard manual? If you cannot find the required versions on their web site, you could perhaps ask them directly for support by email. Or am I just missing a file? 12-31-2003, 09:37 PM Ol'Tunzafun Try using a clean boot disk instead of that DrDOS bootdisk. The syntax is like this: awdflash [BIOS filename.bin] /py/wb/cd/sn/cc/r or this: awdflash [BIOS filename.bin] /cc /cd /cp /r /py 12-31-2003, 09:25 PM randmo I didn't back up the old .bin file
Unless of course they ask me too then I'll let them know the delicacy in this procedure...What i did for the "Presario SR5023WM"...Installed a floppy drive and booted off a floppy I'm aprehensive advising you to power off your machine given Tunzafun's advice, but I had a similar problem using the Asus Update utilty on a A7N8X Dlx board. Then it may work But if he can't get into the BIOS??? Get v7.xx!
THE MESSAGE THAT AWARD FLASH SHOWS IS: "The program file's BIOS-Lock String does not match your system!". If you wanted to flash a BIOS If the BIOS loaded awdflash automatically, it wouldnt say it cant find it. Do you have a M2NPV-VM board or a A8N-SLI? Edit Reply Quote & Reply Posts : Level : Tech Points : 13 From: Posted:6/12/2007 8:23:00 PM # 5 I would contact the shop where you bought the MB and ask
I think if I do an .exe file called AWDFLASH.EXE wich boots DOS, the BIOS LOCK will execute it and I will can flash the BIOS. http://gatoisland.com/bios-rom/bios-rom-checksum-error-xp.php w/c - GTX260 w/c - * A8N32-SLI-Dlx - Opty 170 - 2826 - 9x314 * ... You will have to do a repair install, at least. But I am quite convinced that your 5200+ processor needs an updated bios, so talk to the shop and explain that your MB needs an updated bios to work with the
Now when it boots it says:Flash Type - File Name to Program : _Message: Please Wait!Whee it says file name program i cant type anything.....it wont let me. I would take it back and tell them to fix it. For more information or to gain access, visit Classified Access Rules Change thread. (100 quality posts and 30-day minimum membership are still required) Results 1 to 3 of 3 Thread: Bios check my blog Thanks 0 Question by:el_rama86 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google LVL 4 Best Solution bywdr503 If you can't boot to a floppy there is no way to setup the boot disk with a
If the utility confirmed it wrote the new .bin file, then it did and there is a new BIOS on the chip. REPLACE DISK AND PRESS ENTER What else can i try? ForumsJoin Search similar:[motherboard] Missing troubleshooting steps?New Computer SSD Raid[XPPro] HP Desktop: POST but will not bootVerifying data pool..........Video card recommendationHow to increase storage space without loosing data Forums → Tech /
Then i need to add a line that will execute the utility that is already on the disk, and the bin file i want to load. I'll try some command line switches now if I can get the flashing working again. The BIOS CMOS area got damaged, overwritten, or some such. From where we are going to download the AWDFLASH.EXE Thanks and eagerly waiting for your response Login to post comments From the manufacturer of the motherboard Fri, 2007-10-26 07:56 by admin
The floppy has AWDFLASH and 7ata0116.exe and .bin. At this point it should check the new file and ask to program the new bios file. I do not have any floppy drives attached. news Username NickS Rank BIOS Bodhisattva Posts 3145 Joined Fri May 03, 2002 10:34 am Location Thames Valley, UK #16652 by Aristoi Tue May 20, 2003 4:43 pm Yes i have an
it doesn't mean you need to flash the bios. ThemeWelcome · log in · join Show navigation Hide navigation HomeReviewsHowChartsLatestSpeed TestRunHistoryPreferencesResultsJitterStreamsServersCountryToolsIntroFAQLine QualitySmoke PingTweak TestLine MonitorMonitor GroupsMy IP isWhoisCalculatorTool PointsNewsNews tip?ForumsAll ForumsHot TopicsGalleryInfoHardwareAll FAQsSite FAQDSL FAQCable TechAboutcontactabout uscommunityISP FAQAdd ISPISP Ind. FAQ#9Award: The boot-block BIOS will execute an AUTOEXEC.BAT file on a bootable diskette. Ima try an put this on CD now1009?
They only list one Slot A MB, so I assume yours is Slot A Athlon, i.e. BIOS ID String: 4/12/2000-8371-686A-TA6LKC0CC-00 I thought my motherboard was a Chaintech 7ATA, but when i tried flashing with a current version it did not take. Don't know why.... Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.
Speedy Gonzales27-06-2011, 05:00 PMThats what I asked / said in the 2nd post. Voltages: Vcore: 1.40V 3.3V: 3.28V 5V: 4.86V 12V: 12.16V D. It may have to be bootable, so it'll boot into dos. I really will need your help wdr503, if you can continue helping me, do it.
I was following Chaintechs MAINBOARD BIOS UPDATE INSTRUCTIONS from their website. Holding down the power on button will drain any remaining power, too. Thanks )-| 01-01-2004, 02:17 PM randmo OK, I let it sit overnight (12 hrs) with the battery out and tried it again. Or disable the floppy in the BIOS.
Join our community for more solutions or to ask questions. I even tried the first version of the bios, now am I doing this correctly? Otherwise you may have a wrongly named file that needs to be renamed to: AWDFLASH.EXE If all that doesn't help, things are becoming difficult and the prospect of having to buy I really need to access the data on my hard drive, and do not have access to a spare PC Username Aristoi Rank New visitors - please read the rules.
If awdflash.exe is in there, remove it. 0 LVL 4 Overall: Level 4 Hardware 3 Message Expert Comment by:wdr5032003-09-24 Some more stuff I have found, have you done number 2 I downloaded the latest BIOS AWDFLASH.EXE from this (asus) website.