Forum discussion tagged with bios.
  1. ankvaria

    Question Laptop black screen after changing settings in BIOS - UEFI to Legacy with secure boot on

    Laptop model: Sony Vaio SVE15128CNB OS: Windows 10 Changed in BIOS Setting for format HDD: Secure Boot : ON Mode: UEFI to LEGACY Virtualization: Enabled (For run Docker) Not able to anything on screen so not able to enter in BIOS and change setting. Everything working fine just before...
  2. chouiyekh

    Question error message on the boot screen

    hi guys, i have a dell latitude e7240, running windows 10 64 bit, when i try to turn the laptop on, this message appears "fw status recovery error" in the top left corner while the dell logo showing up at the same time. after that, the dell logo and the error message disappear, and the laptop...
  3. abuldx39

    Question Using HDD instead of CD drive, laptop cannot enter Operating system or setup

    Hello sir, I'm using acer aspure 5740 and i replaced my CD drive with HDD. I'm using SSD as my booting drive. When i turn laptop ON, it stays blank with Acer logo and also not enter Setup. When i remove second drive HDD, it enters OS and Setup. When i plug my HDD after entering OS , it works...
  4. K

    Question I have trouble booting up my MSI GL75 9SDK laptop

    Hello, I've got an MSI laptop here and it's a fairly new computer, however it blue screened on me all of a sudden. When the laptop eventually restarted it won't load past the MSI logo, and there is no loading wheel at the bottom to indicate that there is something loading. I've tried to use the...
  5. Purestrafe

    Question Stuck in BIOS Utility - EZ Mode | ASUS ROG Strix GL503VD

    I haven’t been home for a few months, and I let my little brother keep my laptop for that time. When I came back I booted my laptop and was stuck in BIOS Utility - EZ Mode. I have searched many videos and read some forums posts, but nothing solved my problem. Some background information: I have...
  6. R

    Question How to get bios to boot to Windows.

    I have a desktop but there are no desktop selections in the drop down. A few weeks ago I had a problem booting so in bios I was poking around I can't remember the option but I screwed up and instead of exiting I enabled something and real quick it said something about Ubuntu. I don't have Ubuntu...
  7. S

    Question No Legacy BIOS only UEFi - the solution

    If the Bios have only UEFI (no legacy option), you can boot from USB if is formatted FAT32 and not NTFS. Many of new PC's/laptop's have only the newer UEFI BIOS (the Legacy Bios is an older option). Download Rufus (freeware, please use the at least the current latest version 3.8) Make a...
  8. MicroShadi

    Question looking for the BIOS driver for a new hp omen laptop (15-dh0007nj)

    laptop: OMEN by HP 15-dh0007nj Hello, It seems that I had BIOS failing on me while it's updating somehow, and now the laptop power button lights up, you can hear fans run, black screen and no response from the keyboard, hard resetting it didn't work, so I'm looking to install the BIOS driver on...
  9. Hristomir Hristov

    Solved! Thinkpad T61p midleton bios instal

    I have a thinkpad t61p laptop. My bios version is 2.30. I want to install Middleton Bios. Do I need to install official version 2.29 or Middleton version 2.29 directly?
  10. Zkneedhelp

    Question Laptop won't boot on first attempt if i leave it OFF overnight

    My problem is that my laptop Asus-753 won't boot on the first time if I left it off like overnight ' Cold Boot '. when I press the ON button the keyboard flashes and turned off again nothing more .. no sound, no time it did reach the Boot logo and restart by itself keyboard just...
  11. S

    Solved! Toshiba L55D-C5227 bios jumper? It isn't under the ram as it is in other toshiba laptops.

    I am getting prompted for a bios password that was never set. I have looked up and found other toshibas have a cmos jumper, but I can't find it on this machine. Any help would be appreciated.
  12. N

    Question Boot devices missing in Samsung BIOS

    When logging into my Samsung laptop with AMD processor, it asked me to log into BIOS. When looking for boot devices, none are showing. It was working 2 days ago. Not dropped or moved.
  13. J

    Question No BIOS on Boot - Lenovo X1 Carbon

    Hello, So I've ran into an issue where a laptop that i'm servicing will no longer boot the BIOS. When I press the power button, F1-12 will light up, along with the power button, but that's about it. Context: This laptop previously had a Windows upgrade (not an update) to it. As some of you...
  14. T

    Question Toshiba Laptop Not Recognizing NVMe SSD

    I purchased a Toshiba Portege Z30-B laptop off eBay with no SSD and upon arrival noticed it had an m-key M.2 port, so I purchased a 512GB NVMe SSD to install in it. The SSD physically fits into the port and even the LED indicator on the SSD works when connected. However, the SSD is not...
  15. Jeffery2084

    Question Can't Access BIOS on Dell Laptop

    I cannot access the BIOS on my dell Dell Inspiron i7559. As far as I understand, I need to access it from the screen with the Dell logo, but no such screen comes up when I boot the computer. I am running the os from an SSD that I installed a while ago. When I did that installation I could access...
  16. mkj307

    Question I am not asking how to get my bios password but.........

    I am not asking how to get my bios password but I did get a KEY when I entered the wrong password 3 times. I have an Acer laptop & they want you to take it to a service person or mail it in to be reset. I just need to know where to enter the key that was generated. Anyone have any idea?
  17. J

    Question Asus x553ma startup errors

    Hi all! I have an Asus X553MA laptop. The other day, it started lagging, then the screen went crazy. When I tried to restart it, it started the automatic repair, but failed. Some attempts gave me the error saying ntoskernel error, and also the "a necessary device is not connected" error. I...
  18. B

    cant open bios

    every time I try to open bios (by either pressing F12 and DEL while it boots up or by holding shift, clicking restart) my light on my monitor just blinks on and off and wont turn on. P.S. while my computer boots up, I never see my motherboard manufacturer pop up and it instead goes straight to...
  19. salvus

    Question I am unable to access bios setup or boot windows because of grub error 22

    I have legacy lenovo pc.I installed android x86 along with windows 10 in another partition.Along with it i also installed grub.But i accedently deleted the partition which android was installed and when i rebooted my pc,it only showed "GRUB loading error 22".I am not able to acces bios
  20. B

    Question Really bad Laptop performance

    I'm gonna have to go in a bit of detail here so please hang on: I have a 2 years old Acer E5-572G 525V. The laptop was quite a bang for the buck in my limited budget and actually performed better than I expected it to. Everything was good... Then around 4 months back I decided to add another 8...