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My Dell Mini 9 crashed while installing flash bios


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#1 jgadrummer

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Posted 22 June 2009 - 07:41 AM

HELP!!! While trying to install the updated flash bios to my dell mini 9 it crashed it and all i get is a power light and nothing on the screen. I need help restoring it.


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Posted 22 June 2009 - 08:31 AM

I don't know if this will help but read here,

http://mydellmini.com/forum/dell-mini-9-ha...os-utility.html

I read about this problem on other forums.
Apparently what happens is the BIOS flash starts ,but the unit doesn'yt look like it doing anything other then flashing the lights, so people turn them off before the flash is complete.
According to the other forums once the flash is started the unit needs to just sit until it restarts on it's own , which apparently , can take awhile.

Since this is a know issue ,if neccessary it is covered under the warranty.
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