BIOS upgrade - booting failure

BIOS upgrade - booting failure


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Posted by Tesla on December 26, 2001 at 11:24:19:

I need your help!

Firstly, machine spec: Microstar MS-6191 motherboard, AMD Athlon 650, Geforce2 MX 200, 512Mb Ram, Windows XP.

I have recently downloaded the AMI Bios Flash v1.6 for my motherboard and then copied the extracted files plus command.com to a floppy disk. I rebooted the machine with a Windows ME boot up disk and then swopped the disk for the newly created disk and ran the bios flash with the switch /a, this follows the MSI's guidelines.

I then re-booted the machine however the computer fails to boot whatsoever. Nothing at all appears on the screen. The hard drive light remains on but there appears to be no activity.

I hope I've given enough detail but please help if you can.

thanks,
Tesla.

ps Happy Christmas



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