When I hit the power button on the computer this is what I get: Award BootBlock BIOS V1.0 BIOS ROM CheckSum Error Detecting Floppy Drive A media Drive A Error. IIRC, you don't need an autoexec.bat file, but you do have to have a very specific file name for the .bin file. It's not for the timid though, it involves removing and replacing the BIOS chip while the "donor" machine is running.Edit: Hotswap instructions http://www.geocities.com/hackedmobo/hotswap/hshow.htm#hotswap That looks difficult. You need to interrupt the boot process with Esc, Delete, F1, etc (it's guess-a-key at this stage!) Either go where you're looking or look where you're going! 03-10-2009,12:50 PM #6 Flourchild http://gatoisland.com/checksum-error/bios-checksum-error-drive-a-error-system-halt.php
Logged Print Pages:  2 All Go Up « previous next » Computer Hope » Hardware » Hardware » Drive A Error system halt Old Forum Search | Forum Rules It seems to be locked. We replaced the power supply, same thing. Never mind.I'm going to be ripping the floppy out of another old PC.
i followed flash instruction to the dot)Zathraster....interesting about the no video card method. I'm just tired of this thing. however, doesn't necessarily mean the BIOS can stil be flashed, like in cases where the BIOS is 'really' corrupted. Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top subane Posts: 51 This post has been reported.
Delete? crotchetybobTopic StarterGreenhorn Experience: Beginner OS: Unknown Drive A Error system halt « on: May 13, 2012, 03:20:56 PM » Hi guys and gals! I know there were a couple versions of this board but there is only one available to download on their site:http://www.iwill.com.tw/supports/BIOS.asp?vID=32&SID=32&MID=26&Value=39Which is odd... Lỗi Bios Checksum Error After that, it's time to hit up the guys at badflash.com for a replacement bios chip, IMO.-Danger Mouse zathras2 Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Apr 26, 2000Posts: 37576 Posted: Wed Jul 23,
One can flash the BIOS, or simply supplant the motherboard battery (CMOS battery). Could it simply be my motherboard is wrecked? Now that worked, and it was able to run the flash writing utility!However, when running the utility, the writing status as represented by little blocks seems to go wrong. It seems to be in working order.
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Unfortunately I don't have another computer board which could take the same BIOS chip in it... Loading... Main Bios Checksum Error Gigabyte Sign in to make your opinion count. Bios Checksum Error Solution If it does, the cable is the wrong way round 03-10-2009,12:46 PM #5 coldot View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Senior Member Join Date Jul 2006 Location North Shore, Auckland
It might, but it'll be 50/50. http://gatoisland.com/checksum-error/bios-sum-checksum-error.php There is a procedure for repairing a Flash BIOS on a few motherboards. yet there doesn't seem to be any other way to proceed, as it's not doing anything.What happens if I do? So, it must be my GPU, right? Bios Checksum Error Beheben
The computer was custom built in 2001 and I do not know all the specifications. Search Free Sign Up Login Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Free Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Login Subscribe to our That always seems to do the trick for Taiwanese companies.-Danger Mouse zathras2 Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Apr 26, 2000Posts: 37576 Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2003 2:54 am quote:Originally posted by Danger http://gatoisland.com/checksum-error/bios-checksum-error-fix.php Is the floppy cable connected the right way (does the led on it stay on)??
It matters. Bios Rom Checksum Error Fix Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Find out the cause of the machine shut down ( loose cables, heat, etc... ) Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top subane Posts: 51 This post has been
Now using a PS/2 and it's lighting up, but not responding, the new keyboard is brand new just out of the box today. FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. Danger Mouse "The Dude" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Los Angeles, CA Registered: Nov 14, 2000Posts: 33177 Posted: Sat Jul 26, 2003 1:41 am A new motherboard is $20????Video display Bios Rom Checksum Error Detecting Floppy Drive A Media zathras2 Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Apr 26, 2000Posts: 37576 Posted: Mon Jul 28, 2003 4:02 am quote:Originally posted by Olawy:But still one can go with faulty mobo in hand to the
Logged " All generalizations are false, including this one. " Geek-9pmMastermind Geek After DarkThanked: 837 Computer: Specs Experience: Experienced OS: Windows 7 Re: Drive A Error system halt « Was this page useful? If I remove the new GPU, and try to boot without it, I'm given the GPU error code of 1 long and 2 short beeps, again. check my blog The old Dell PII I took the spare battery out of (before I bought a new CR2032) won't turn on either now.
As long as the bios chip is the same type and size (1/2MB, etc.) it might work. Trey Patrick 882,076 views 9:34 How To Reset CMOS - Duration: 2:07. Detecting IDE ATAPI device ... Clearing the CMOS fixed the issue for me.
Most of the time everything will turn on - fans, lights, etc. - but no video signal ever gets sent to my monitor.Then when it does work, BIOS ROM Checksum Error my question is what could have caused this , even tho i have looked i can find the solution but not the cause, for future avoidance really, os + vista home, Logged Salmon TroutGeniusThanked: 837 Computer: Specs Experience: Experienced OS: Other Re: Drive A Error system halt « Reply #3 on: May 13, 2012, 03:35:25 PM » Quote from: Allan on May zathras2 Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Apr 26, 2000Posts: 37576 Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2003 5:34 am Nope, using the "Clear CMOS" jumper does not fix it.DAMMIT zathras2 Ars Legatus Legionis Registered:
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