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Boot block compatible ver.024 Please do not insert disc into cd-rom or floppy drive if you want to recovery with an usb device bad bios checksum.

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    Aaron Fox May 11, 2010

    Sounds like bad RAM to me. Any other opinions?

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Bad BIOS checksum: the software on a chip on the motherboard has become corrupted.

Sometimes, you can find a "BIOS update" on the manufacturer's web-site, so that the contents of that chip can be refreshed,
i.e., by booting from a diskette (or from a USB memory-stick) that contains the replacement software.

Contact a qualified technician, and pay them for 1 hour of labour.
Or, replace the motherboard.

Posted on Jul 17, 2009

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