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BIOS upgrade was breakdown notebook.

I tried to upgrade COMPAQ NW8000 notebook bios, recently with the latest one in HPs site.

After upgrade operation I was not able to reach to BIOS screen nor to see anything on the screen. Only power led is on.

I will be appreciated if there is any software based solution.

BR.

Gurhan Hatipoglu

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  • hatipoglu Feb 26, 2009

    Thanks a lot for yor support.

    However, I dont have floppy drive.

    BR.

    Gurhan



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have you solved the problem ?
I had the identical problem with 2 nw8000s !!
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Go back to http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/DriverDownload.jsp?prodNameId=364191&lang=en&cc=us&prodTypeId=321957&prodSeriesId=364189&taskId=135
Download the corect bios driver put it on a floppy disk put the floppy in the computer and run setup again from the floppy disck
that will fix your problem. Be sure to right driver other way wont work.

Posted on Feb 26, 2009

  • Daniel Florin
    Daniel Florin Feb 26, 2009

    Can you get in to SAFE MODE ? IF you can restore at the earlier time before you flahed the bios.

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