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Bios corrupted in HP DVD Notebook. Black screen!


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#1 Aussie Shiraz

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 04:35 AM

Hi everyone

 

I have a HP MODEL: DV6 1131ea. The other night when I turned it on it would not boot and all I got was a blank screen.  I cannot boot into the Bios.

 

I have been on the HP Website and tried the following:

 

1.  Removing battery and cables and pressing down the power button for 1 minute.  Then, replacing cables and booting. 

 

2. Holding down the Windows key PLUS the B key and then the power key for 1 second and allowing the machine to boot into bios and restore the bios.   Those were the details I got some the HP website on my specific machine.

 

So, far nothing has worked.  I have heard it could be a problem with the motherboard.

 

Does anyone have any ideas?  Is it possible to boot into the BIOS from this situation?

 

Many thanks

 

Jake Shiraz

 

 

NB: In case anyone is thinking how I know the BIOS is corrupted it has a light which flashes intermittently next to the Capitals lock and another at the top right-hand part of the keyboard.



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#2 technonymous

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 07:49 AM

Bios battery is probably dead. 



#3 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 04 August 2014 - 05:59 PM

It may well be the battery. It is easy to change and here is a YouTube video on how to do it. If you get the Irn-Bru advert ahead of it, I thought it was hilarious !

 

 

Chris Cosgrove






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