Re: BIOS ROM checksum error

Re: BIOS ROM checksum error


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Posted by Matthew on October 09, 2001 at 13:20:59:

In Reply to: Re: BIOS ROM checksum error posted by ken on August 28, 2001 at 16:48:10:

I was getting:
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Award BootBlock BIOS v1.0
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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Since Matsonic does not reply to their tech support email, I ordered a new BIOS ROM chip from www.firmware.com for $35, paid the extra $13 for overnight shipping, and got it 18 hours after I placed the order online. Swapped the chip out, and I'm back up and running. The motherboard is still under warranty, but that does me no good when they don't reply to their email for weeks.



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