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Reset BIOS Had a blue screen that prompted me to power up with F8 to change to safe mode. Wouldn't go into bios screen, now when I boot up, I get the initial Toshiba screen, followed by a monochrome garbage screen. How can I reset the Bios ? Any help much appreciated.

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  • kevinpearce Aug 13, 2008

    Pyrhyc.

    Thanks heaps for your info.

    Finally got into the CMOS screen and went to safe mode.I did a system restore using date a few days before the problem showed up. This was sucessful, and all now OK.

    Thanks again for the brilliant and speedy service, much appreciated. Cheers for now, Kevin.

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This isn't a bios problem, this is an operating system problem, and most likely a hard drive problem. Do a system repair with your restore or operating system disc. If the repair doesn't take, the reformat the hard drive using a full NTFS format, not the quick format, and install a new operating system. If the drive will not format, or you have any issues during or after the format and install, then the hard drive has failed and will need replaced.

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