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RECOVERY BIOS OF ACER ASPIRE 1640Z

I HAVE FLASHED MY LAPTOP SO I HAVE BLACK SCREEN HOW CAN I RECOVER MY OLD BIOS

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  • ALBATROS14 Feb 19, 2008

    I HAVE THE CD OF ACER BUT THERE IS NO BOOT I CANNOT ACCES BIOS OPTION ONLY BLACK SCREEN

  • ALBATROS14 Feb 20, 2008

    the real probleme is how can i acceed to the system to try another flash which I already HAVE CAN I BOOT WITH FLASHDISK AND WHAT KIND OF FLASHDISK BECAUSE I HAVE NOT A DISQUETTE READER

  • eri beqiri May 19, 2008

    i upgrage bios from 3a18 to 3a24 and the lcd doesn't turn on the main bord work perfectly but the lcd...

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Ok what you need to do is unsolder you old bios chip and solder in a new one!

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Pres F10 at startup
load default settings
ok

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Check your CD for the Aspire it may contain the orignal bios .bin file and flash program. Nothing on Acer's site will load for me other than the two main pages. But I did find another web site if your willing to try it. http://driverscollection.com/?file_id=38429

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