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The BIOS (basic input/output system) of an IBM-compatible PC is a ROM which performs the POST (power-on self-test), initializes the peripheral devices, and provides a basic firmware interface.

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HDD not booting or (consistently) showing up in BIOS

I have an Asus X555DA laptop that hadn't been booting. Unfortunately, I don't know exactly what caused this previous problem. In an attempt to fix it I tried to install Ubuntu. Although the ...
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I can't turn on virtualization to run Ubuntu in Virtual Box on my AMD-V machine

I set up Ubuntu in Virtual Box (the version 4.3.28.0, I uploaded it older, because new version makes mistakes), and when I start it, it emit this error: Failed to open a session for the virtual ...
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How to prevent Windows 10 USB drive setup from freezing

I hope you can help me. I'm trying to setup Windows 10 from a bootable USB stick, I flashed the image there. The setup gets stuck after choosing the disk in which I wish to install Windows. I've read ...
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M.2 SSD somtimes fails to boot/not detected in BIOS

so few days ago my M.2 SSD started showing signs of failure on my ASUS n580VD laptop. It would sometimes fail to boot, and not show up on bios as a boot device. However, the bios can still detect the ...
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Selecting GPU over Intel Internal Graphics

I have a Windows 10 PC with an Intel integrated graphics as well as a dedicated GPU. My display is connected to the GPU but when I boot the PC I get a "No Signal" error message. It eventually goes ...
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BIOS ignoring fan setting changes upon sleep awake | Mouse not being detect on awake (Rare occasion)

Had this computer for 5-6 years now, the 1st 4-5 years the computer typically was on 24/7 as I was at university and wanted to resume my progress without having to waste loading time through reboot, ...
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Multiple restart during boot + bios reset

I recently built a computer but am running into an issue. Everytime I start the computer, it restarts itself during boot multiple times and when it finally comes up properly, BIOS did reset to default ...
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Power on by PCI enabled, but no wake on LAN

Trying to wake my PC that runs Windows 10 and is based on Asus B85M-E motherboard from LAN. I did bios configuration Power ON By PCI-E/PCI - Enabled : Also I have configured network card by this ...
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How to unlock Advanced options in InsydeH2O Rev 5.0 bios? [on hold]

I have Hp 14-cd0056tx laptop. I want to install ubuntu alongside factory installed Windows 10 and dual boot my system. For that I want to change my ssd setting from RAID to AHCI. That is not ...
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PCIe (x1) card preventing PCIe (16) as primary?

I have a Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 motherboard. A similar model is pictured here: The motherboard has no onboard graphics. I use a single NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 graphics card, which fits into a "long" ...
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Automatic Bios fan control not working after using SpeedFan [on hold]

No automatic bios control for the fan speed after using SpeedFan with Dell Support Option ensbled, Tried to update the bios and reinstall windows and still the problem. My laptop is Dell Inspiron 15 ...
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Home-built PC will beep with no problems and display the Gigabyte logo, but I can't get to BIOS setup or anything

Parts: Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX Power source: Jupiter 600 watt 80 plus bronze Hard Drive (HDD, not solid state): Seagate Barracuda 1TB CPU/Processor: AMD FX 6300 Graphics Card/GPU: GTX ...
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Removing windows 10 and install Linux mint 19.0 [closed]

when i install linux mint 19.0 show error like this.. Force UEFI Installation? This machines's firmware has started this installer in UEFI mode but it looks like there maybe existing operating ...
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Is there a way to customize how partitions are labeled in BIOS boot sequence?

I have an external hard drive with several partitions, each containing a different bootable program (recovery media, gparted, etc.). If I want to boot from one of them, I can go into BIOS and change ...
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After creating a raid, main boot disk says unreadable [closed]

So i just installed 2 Samsung SSDs for running my os in raid 0 and now my boot drive will not boot properly. It says error 50 log files are unreadable when I try sfc or chkdsk. I have a feeling I may ...

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