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I have a Acer Aspire 5520 laptop and i updated the bios using a flash utility off the manufacturers web site and when it booted back up it would lock up my mouse and keyboard for like 10 min. at a time. So i went to reinstall the bios driver update and it errored in the middle of the flash. Now the pc comes on i see system lights and here system noises for like two seconds then it shuts back off all the way lights drives and fans for like two secs then it does the same thing over and over again. I know its just the bios software or at leaste i hope its not hardware related but i have no idea of how to flash the bios when the pc wont do anything. please help.

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Short of removing the bios chip and replacing it with an exact replacement off of another mobo or using an EEPROM to reprogram it... nothing except replace the motherboard.

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