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Way to roll back BIOS?

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#1 MML


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Posted 09 December 2012 - 03:40 AM

On some foolish whim I (yes, I know) made the mistake of trying to update the BIOS for my Windows 7-bearing Compaq laptop. The update failed and now whenever I simply let it boot it goes to a black screen and makes a loud beeping sound. I can operate Windows normally if I tap escape once and boot from that menu.

Is there any way to roll the bios back to its previous version besides a clean restore?

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Posted 09 December 2012 - 07:46 AM

Some newer bios' have a provision to roll back. You'll need to check with the bios provider or computer manufacturer.

Edited by Allan, 09 December 2012 - 07:47 AM.

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Posted 09 December 2012 - 07:51 PM

Ooops, I should've given my make and model!

It's a Compaq Hewlett Packard Presario CQ62 Notebook, made in 2010.

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