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I got a sony vgn-fs215m laptop... which i got it from UK... everything was fine... when i installed xp transformation pack in my laptop... suddenly my laptop lost itz OS. i tried to install xp home ... it worked but i lost all my recovery partition. after a week my laptop stoped working and the itz not booting ... i tried installing xp pro but still no use.. if i hit f2 key it wont get into bios menu...i brought a new hdd now and i got laptop service man installed xp home in the new hdd hitachi 160gb . it worked for while, when i tried to start my laptop itz not booting and i got the errors like "the bios in the system is not fully acpi complaint"some time it get freeze after booting sucessfuly and stops in windows "searching for network devices".. not happens next juz it ends up here ... please give a solution ..

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That is a simple problem with a difficult answer. The bios has been infected by a virus that has placed its self in the chip. You need to flash the bios chip which is very diffcult on a laptop motherboard. 

Take the motherboard completely out of the casing. Find the bios battery and remove it and keep it removed for about an hour, come back to it replace the battery and then try to reinstall xp home. If this continues you'll need to wipe the bios and reinstall it and that is more or less a waste of time and a pain in the backside. 

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