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None of the usual function, delete, or escape keys work, and I've tried just about every combination I can think of, e.g. Reply 0 0 TheOldMan Associate Dean Posts: 7,236 Member Since: ‎12-31-2008 Message 5 of 7 (141 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: BIOS Not Accessible Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe Enter Your Email Here to Get Access for Free:

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Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 11-20-2009, 06:06 AM #2 vladimirb Troubled Join Date: Mar 2008 Location: Banja Luka, Serb Republic Posts: 4,713 OS: xp pro sp3, 7 Turn off PC and remove the power cord... The other possibility is that somebody (you?) has put a password on the BIOS, but that would not totally stop you; it would just ask for the password. I am a volunteer and I do not work for HP. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1624323/bios-accessible.html

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In fact, you can do it without that disc in the drive or the stick in the USB-slot. Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

Get exclusive articles before everybody else. for some reason don't install properly on Lenovo G580 in UEFI mode. Uefi Recently, when using the pc, everything totally froze and an "end process" dialogue opened at random places on the desktop.

It's got 2MB of memory. Bios Settings By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, How can I access BIOS again by pressing DEL? I think I figured it out.The problem is with UEFI based bios.

It may be named Reset to default, Load factory defaults, Clear BIOS settings, Load setup defaults, or something similar. The whole browser and OS freeze up and I need to unplug to reboot. JOIN THE DISCUSSION Tweet Chris Hoffman is a technology writer and all-around computer geek. Sign up now.

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I have XBMC running on top of 10.04 and movies run great. http://www.howtogeek.com/131623/how-to-clear-your-computers-cmos-to-reset-bios-settings/ A couple weeks back I ended up installing that and another add-on FlashVideoReplacer. How To Reset Bios If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). How To Enter Bios Windows 10 If the battery won’t come loose, don’t force it.

DISTRO: Xubuntu 16.04-64bit --- Code-tags --- Boot-Repair --- Grub2 wiki & Grub2 Basics --- RootSudo --- Wireless-Info Adv Reply February 10th, 2012 #4 drmrgd View Profile View Forum Posts Private check over here Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Back to Computer Help forum 5 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions Error occurred with processor P5 ------------------------------------------------------- So this at least tells me that there is probably a problem with one of the memory banks (6 x 4GB = 24GB in I don't know how I missed that, just too many sources reviewed, I guess. Reboot And Select Proper Boot Device

I would next make a Ultimate Boot CD, on a working PC, and see if the PC will accept that , while the hard drive is still disconnected. And that's the exact reason why BIOS isn't accessible anymore, Setup Utility is always "Boot0000" (entry #1), therefore Linux overwrites it and UEFI doesn't know about Setup anymore.Luckily, these great people, Flip the computer’s power switch to off to ensure it’s not receiving any power. http://flvtomp4mac.com/how-to/bios-usb.php There's no Boot0000, system will restore the default entry: "Enter Setup Utility".

Maybe? In most cases, you can clear the CMOS from within the BIOS menu. Feel free to contact me in case of any issues here.I flashed my ROM of lenovo G580 using phoenix, but problem still persists as I am unable to boot ubuntu using

I am very much worried.

Anyway thanks for pointing out the oversight. Get downloadable ebooks for free! This notebook have hard setup to install another Windows.Today I removed BIOS battery but I get the same message. Current Temperatures Should i rma my GB2488HSU monitor?

Theme created by Justin S. I have tried to reinstall BIOS firmware by F2 option but It doesn´t work yet.Look this picture for other options:http://s33.postimg.org/87jxz4nn3/IMG_20160602_110855390.jpgI have Hp Sleekbook 14b080. The startup Menu give five options: F9,F10,F11 and ENTER Button go to the blue screen . http://flvtomp4mac.com/how-to/bios-help-please.php Accessing external hard drive (Solved) Dell mediadirect express cannot access your hard drive appears [Solved] (Solved) SATA HDD NOT DETECTED IN BIOS.

Put jumper back to 1-2 pins... These settings are configured in the BIOS setup menu. In the bios screen when i pressed F2, nothing happened, it can't be able to go to bios setup. And if the hard drive is redeemable, as i have so much data on it that i didnt get the time to back up.

Posts: 2 Threads: 1 Joined: Feb 2013 Reputation: 0 ackLenovoACK Junior Member #6 02-18-2013, 10:45 PM (This post was last modified: 02-18-2013, 10:45 PM by ackLenovoACK.) Hey I'm having a similar In some cases, you may have to open your computer’s case. Glad that worked. Posts: 1 Threads: 0 Joined: Feb 2013 Reputation: 0 farhan50 Junior Member #5 02-04-2013, 01:22 PM I installed ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop and now i can't access my bios also

I have only ubuntu 12.10 installed Posts: 3 Threads: 2 Joined: Oct 2013 Reputation: 0 Adiost Junior Member #8 10-09-2013, 12:31 AM For the sake of future generations, I post my if possible.I spent some time today searching the web for the Ultimate Boot CD. If it does, then you can run some better memory test from the CD ( Memtest ) and check the harddrive, reconnected. {---------- Please click the "Thumbs Up" to say thanks Scott Cool!

Please let me know how i can fix this problem. I have a mobo Winfast 6100K8MB-RS with a AWARD BIOS version 566W1P46 which worked fine. Who knows. To access the setup menu, restart your computer and press the key that appears on your screen – often Delete or F2 – to access the setup menu.

Posts: 1 Threads: 0 Joined: Feb 2013 Reputation: 0 rockvilla Junior Member #7 02-21-2013, 12:28 PM I am also facing same problem in my Lenovo G580 laptop. BEST OF HOW-TO GEEK How to Install Android in VirtualBox 7 Ways To Free Up Disk Space on Your OS X Mac How to Find and Remove Duplicate Files on Windows