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NOT BOOTING. IT WAS STOP WORKING AFTER BIOS UPGRADE PROCESS.

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    Myke Prior May 11, 2010

    I need to know a little more. Firstly, you obviously tried to flash the bios. Was it the correct bios for sure for your laptop? Do you have access to another computer? Are you still under warranty? Does your laptop not do a thing when you press the power button, or does at least lights come on? (if the screen comes on even better). Hold the Fn key and press the power button at the same time, what do you hear / see from the keyboard lights?

    and of course etc.? :)

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It's quite possible that you may have to re-flash it using your old bios. Simply do so (if the computer turns on) the same way as the old one, otherwise, you'll have to send it end in order for them to reflash your motherboard (or as they usually do replace the motherboard.)

YOU could try to take out the laptop coin cell battery, and look for a jumper or a removable chip very near that battery (which will be the CMOS chip, the part you just fried, and the most important part of turning on a computer other than power :P ) Which would make life much easier for repairs (and much less costly). But since it is very difficult to flash a bad CMOS chip back, and because most laptops don't have jumpers, or removable CMOS chips, you'll just have to try the battery and pray. I hope it works for you, I once did that with my old presario, and only fixed it enough to get the screen working but nothing else. Good luck, hope this helped.

Stay Spicy and happy lappying :)

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