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Q: F2 = no BIOS screen

My son tried to install drivers and a new USB mouse.
Immediately a message "something about a conflict" popped up and the keyboard became unresponsive.
He tried rebooting, still keystrokes have no effect--so he can't log in to remove or reset the driver.
F2 during startup doesn't take you to a BIOS screen, instead, it brings up "Windows Boot Manager"
(We own 2 of the same model computer and F2 is the proper key for BIOS)
F10 works normally
Keyboard uses serial port.
Would removing and reinstalling the CMOS battery be of any use?
Please help.

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A: F2 = no BIOS screen

Believing that people who post questions on the internet should be courteous enough to post solutions or workarounds, when found, here it is:
I bought a USB keyboard and both it and F2 now work.
Problem is apparently either the serial port itself or the serial keyboard driver--probably the latter.
I had tried 2 different keyboards earlier but both of those had been serial.

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Mod's Edit: System model added to front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.
 

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A:Ami Bios or MOBO? Not even reaching Bios screen

Consider the PSU may have failed.
 

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A:when I power on my computer it stays on the Bios enter screen for 30 mins before it goes to the choose os screen

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A:Blue Screen BIOS/ACPI Error--Striped Screen Upon Reboot: Please help!

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At the opening screen, I get the opening HP screen, but it has stripes. I go into BIOS and the menus are striped.
 

 
 
My assumption is one of the memory sticks got loosed from it's slot when you played with the HDD. Please remove the memory modules and use a pencil rubber to clean it's gold plated contacts.  After making sure the contacts are clean and shining, inset them to the slots. If there is more than one module, connect one at a time. Now try to boot the system.
 

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A:Windows half installs, blank screen after BIOS screen

Hi

When the PC reboots after copying files it should then read from the boot device, it may be possible that the BIOS is set incorrectly with the boot device not being set as the bootable drive.

Go into BIOS and ensure that the first bootable device is the HD you are loading windows onto, also remove any devices attached to the bootable drive such as any slave drives and that the jumper is set to master, not slave or cable select, if the CD rom that you are loading windows from is slaved to the master drive then place it on its own IDE channel and rerun the setup from scratch.

The only other time I have seen this happen is when the drive itself is flaky, that was only once though and I had to replace the drive.

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A:PC skips BIOS splash screen and goes straight to login screen

This is normally a BIOS setting called "Fast boot" or something such. It might have toggled off due to low battery causing a reset. This may also explain why a BIOS Boot Menu no longer appears.

It won't hurt to change your CMOS battery and might help. You can reset your BIOS at the same time which is also indicated: Clear CMOS - 3 Ways to Clear the CMOS - Reset BIOS

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A:[SOLVED] BSOD help. Blank screen after BIOS pop up and blue screen while trying to re

Hi,

From the video you provided (which is great, by the way)... your system is failing to POST. Essentially if the system detects that a device or component is failing to provide the accurate information, which ensures that it would then be safe to run, the system will not POST.

From the looks of it, your hard drive or memory appears to be the issue which is the issue in most of the cases like this as you're BSOD'ing right after loading the Windows disc and after it loads the files necessary for the install.

My current advice:

1. Clear / reset the CMOS and try booting up and or loading the disc again.

2. If possible using another system, possibly a laptop... etc, download and run Memtest86+ -

Memtest86+:


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Download Memtest86+ here:





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http://www.memtest.org/

Which should I download?

You can either download the pre-compiled ISO that you would burn to a CD and then boot from the CD, or you can download the auto-installer for the USB key. What this will do is format your USB drive, make it a bootable device, and then install the necessary files. Both do the same job, it's just up to you which you choose, or which you have available (whether it's CD or USB).

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3. Connect the hard drive to another system and run chkdsk on it, connect it back after and try again.

4. Contact iBuyPower and let them know your system suddenly out of the blue is experiencing hardware failure and will not POST.

Regards,

Patrick

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A:The screen goes black after previous blue screen (even in BIOS)

Since you are having a graphics issue in both the BIOS startup screen and while Windows is open, it does sound like a graphics card problem and not a driver problem. Do you have another graphics card to substitute for test purposes?
 

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A:Black screen after Blue Screen, no BIOS, no display

Can you boot into Safe Mode?
Does the system display the Asus splash screen before going to the black screen?

Have you checked to see if the video card has power (the extra power plugs in most cards these days)? Have you checked to make sure the fan is working, and that the video cooler isn't clogged up?

Have you tried another video card? I'd suspect that the video card or it's drivers are your issue. If the system boots into Safe Mode, then I'd suspect the drivers, if it doesn't boot into Safe Mode (so you can see the display) - then I'd have to assume that it's the video card.

See if you can return the video card. If not, then see if you can borrow one from another computer - or buy one that you can return if it's not needed.

Good luck!

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A:Blank Screen, No Bios Screen, Win 7 boots fine, Now What?

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Kind Regards

A:Re: Satellite Pro A200 - Screen goes black after BIOS screen

Hello

You wrote that you can access the BIOS but have you checked if the HDD is recognized properly? Maybe the computer cannot boot because HDD isn?t recognized so you should check this.

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Check this!!!

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A:Black screen after BIOS load screen

If you have any USB devices other than keyboard and mouse, disconnect them, and do a hard shutdown by pressing the power switch down until your computer switches off.

Wait half a minute or so and try booting up again.

If that doesn't work, are you able to boot into Safe Mode?

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Repair Install

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A:no bios screen,no signal for screen but pc boots

few questions
make and model of PC
you have doe quite a few things
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can give a lot of detail - why have you done the above and what did you do.

did you have onboard video before - or just replace the card - some make and models would help here to
 

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A:No win 7 loading screen or bios screen.

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A:Black screen, can't even see the BIOS screen

"but it was smelling pretty bad"...

Something on the motherboard has fried. Dust needs heat to smell bad and the dust acts like a blanket holding in heat. Heat is bad for motherboards. Replace the motherboard
 

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A:BIOS Screen Only

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A:Bios Screen

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A:Bios to black screen

<<...after I got a couple blue screen errors about memory errors,>>

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A:cannot use the bios setup screen

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A:Black Screen After BIOS

reset the cmos and see if you then have access to the bios settings
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/black-screen-after-bios.1113153/
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Check and make sure any new hardware or software is properly installed. If this is a new installation ask your harware or software manufacture for any windows update.

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A:PC reboot after BIOS screen

Ok, moved on a step. Managed to boot from my windows xp CD and get into recovery panel (repair panel or whatever it's called)

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/pc-reboot-after-bios-screen.265699/
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A:Hanging on BIOS Screen

Flash the Bios?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/hanging-on-bios-screen.441411/
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A:New GPU, stuck at BIOS screen

What BIOS version does that motherboard currently have?

BIOS version F4, F5, F6, F7, and F8a(beta) are the ones listed for both revisions of that motherboard.

------------------------------------------------------------------------
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/new-gpu-stuck-at-bios-screen.1154744/
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A:bios and screen problems

checked on the beep codes here they r:

1 Long, 3 Short Beeps Base / Extended Memory failure
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/bios-and-screen-problems.897185/
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A:Stops at BIOS screen

press f8 on start up repeatedly to access recovery console go to safe mode if gain access then go to the register check thing look for recovery options to undo whats been done

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/stops-at-bios-screen.944639/
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A:BIOS screen not visible

was expecting some help....fiddling with this problem for more than 5 hours....any help will be appreciated..
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/bios-screen-not-visible.995696/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/black-screen-after-bios.1166706/
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Any ideas what this could be?
 
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A:Black screen after bios

Have you tried the old GPU?
 
If that doesn't work, then I'd suggest posting over in the Internal Hardware forums where the experts hang out:    http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/f/7/internal-hardware/ 

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/606199/black-screen-after-bios/
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A:BIOS screen won't show up

u may try this: just remove your pc clock battery(on the motherboard) and then again place it in the same position,u will again see your bios.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/bios-screen-wont-show-up.84672/
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A:Black screen after BIOS

can your PSU handle the ATi card?
second, ATI drivers are known to be buggy. You may have to try a version that works.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/black-screen-after-bios.58842/
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A:blank screen no bios

Frist - your warranty should be good, if I remember Toshiba policies. Go to Toshiba's Tech Support and they may help directly or find a local service place.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/blank-screen-no-bios.595224/
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A:Blue Screen during Bios

Hi have you tried to boot without the graphics card installed try safemode with networking then you can try a driver update and reinstall the card

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A:Blank screen after BIOS

is anything in the CD drive? (the Windows 7 installation disk will boot windows if it is in the drive)

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/blank-screen-after-bios-497169.html
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A:Two choices for OS after BIOS screen?!

Right click 'My Computer' select 'properties' then click the 'advanced' tab and under 'startup and recovery' click 'settings' then under 'system startup' click 'edit' - this should open the boot.ini file - you can remove the 'Windows XP Setup' option from there.
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/two-choices-for-os-after-bios-screen.830119/
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A:Black screen right after bios.

Just a guess here, but to me it sounds like a boot loader or boot device order issue. How long have you left it on the blinking cursor before giving up?

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A:Black screen with bios ver 3.5??!!!

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/black-screen-with-bios-ver-3-5.596073/
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DELL
www.dell.com

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A:stuck in bios screen..xp pro....help!!

Try resetting the BIOS, take the Battery out from your motherboard, looks like a watch battery, lave it out for about a minuter or five and then put the battery back in and boot the PC, this may fix the issue as it resets the BIOS

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/stuck-in-bios-screen-xp-pro-help-336888.html
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And theres more, another part has entries for CA$ RA$ LATENCY etc. its here where I refer to the original question, post a screenshots of bios (if even possible) or copy down specific entries and post.
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A:How do I take a 'screen shot' of my Bios?

you would have to take a photo with a camera or mobile.........
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-do-i-take-a-screen-shot-of-my-bios.712376/
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A:Black screen and no bios

What is the make and model of your computer?
Any additional details will help.

Do you hear any beeps when the computer is turned on?
Make sure everything is connected properly.
Has anything changed? When was that last time you were able to use your computer?

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/20905/black-screen-and-no-bios/
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A:Hang at BIOS screen

...so assuming you've reset your bios (hard reset including but not limited to jumper on mainboard, removal of cr2032 battery(cmos battery), power off and removal of power supply connectors incl12v rail and 5v + 4pin...wait some time for the board to cool, reseat your ram, re apply heatsink with new coat of thermal on cpu die....remove all add on boards so that only video out is left, also detach all drives including floppy if u got 1. then yeah...your boards dead and bios saves can be done with additional circuit boards and wires attached to your cmos chip.. most people dont have those tools and boards and ic's handy..soo.... get a new board..3yrs old socket 775 or am2 are cheap if not older ones..

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/hang-at-bios-screen-342959.html
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A:my bios screen is way off centered.

Mmm...can you get it centred with the monitor controls?

Regards,
Golden

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A:Stuck on BIOS screen

1. Welcome to Tech Support Guy

2.
My grandmother downloaded a free Windows 10 upgradeClick to expand...

Where from please

3.
I was later told that our version of Windows 8 is not compatible with Windows 10Click to expand...

In relation to the free upgrade to 10 it would not have been offered via Windows updates unless the computer was compatible as one of the pre-offering procedures is a check on your computer for compatibility

4. 8 itself is not eligible - it requires 8.1

5. Do you mean the BIOS/UEFI screen or do you mean the post screen - what is on the screen

6. If the Gateway came with Windows 8 installed I can more than likely get you 8.1 installed and working. What I cannot guarantee is to ensure that you still have your personal data and programs. However we will know that when you reply and we examine the situation further
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/stuck-on-bios-screen.1158562/
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A:Black Screen after BIOS

Try another SATA port.

Check the BIOS boot order to set SSD first, HDD second. If you need to boot a disk or stick use the BIOS Boot menu key at boot.

Did the HD have an OS at one point? It may have boot code remaining that needs to be wiped with Diskpart Clean Command after moving the data off.

Let us see a maximized Disk Mgmt screenshot showing drive map and listings with all drives attached. Use Snipping Tool in Start Menu, attach file using Paper Clip in Reply Box. Tell us what's on each drive.

http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/274579-black-screen-after-bios.html
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A:Frozen BIOS screen

can you please report your BIOS version?you can do it from windows windows logo key + rtypemsinfo32 report BIOS version/DATE string

http://community.acer.com/t5/All-In-One-PCs/Frozen-BIOS-screen/td-p/411836/jump-to/first-unread-message
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Background:
 
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/610808/pc-frozen-at-bios-screen/
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I am using a Vizio 28" TV for my monitor and its set at 1600x1080 for resolution.
Is their a seperate setting for this?
My vid card is an XFX R7 260. Posting this from the office so dont have motherboard info or anything else if needed can post back late tonite after work with more info.

CPU:
AMD Phenom x4
8GB Ram DDR2 1066
1TB HDD

Any info or help would be great.

JC

A:BIOS Screen issue

You'll probably find it's because you're using a TV. My daughters' rig has recently been hooked up to a 32" Samsung HD TV and when I first booted after installing an SSD in there I had to use Catalyst Control Center's overscan feature to bring the screen size down to fit the TV.
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A:black screen for BIOS

Same post as Black screen before BIOS startup.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/344670-black-screen-bios.html
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A:Black Screen After BIOS

Go to your BIOS and make sure "quick boot" (or similar) is enabled or just try resetting to the default values.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/286281-black-screen-after-bios.html
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A:Stuck At Bios Screen Help!!!!!

Please do not create multiple threads for the same problem.

Continue here: http://forums.techguy.org/windows-nt-2000-xp/455596-stuck-bios-help.html
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/stuck-at-bios-screen-help.455597/
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HELP!!!!

Computer stats

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p4 3.2 ghz
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/fuzzy-bios-screen.522411/
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Help is much appreciated!
 

A:BIOS screen freezes.

Closing dup. Please do not start multiple threads on the same topic.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/bios-screen-freezes.1095929/
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A:CP won't get to desktop screen or BIOS....HELP

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A:BIOS Blue Screen

Hello and welcome to sevenforums.

please Zip the files and them upload them.

Also any help we give will be public to help others.

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/338759-bios-blue-screen.html
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Cheers

Gaz
 

A:BIOS Splash Screen

Your braver than I if you mess with that, I've seen some hacks done with award bios, but I'd never do it.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/bios-splash-screen.121911/