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BIOS Disc needed

Hi,

My laptop is toshiba dynabook Sattelite 1801 System unit.

When I start laptop it shows one dash blinking on black screen.

When i go to boot menu by pressing F2 key,It gives me option
1) Floppy Disc
2)CDRom
3)Internel HDD
4)LAN

Once it has shown Insert BIOS Disc in Disc Drive....


I am not getting the problem.........

Please suggest...

Your sugetion will be valuable for me..

Thanks and Regards
Rahul

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  • rago1985 Oct 07, 2008

    thanks 4 suggetion,

    boot from internal hdd

    Nothing is displayed on screen only dash blinking apart from the boot option.....

  • IT aid
    IT aid May 11, 2010

    what OS are you using ?

  • IT aid
    IT aid May 11, 2010

    hi
    check your BIOS configuration ,try boot from internal hddand let me know what happend?

    regards

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