Messed with my bios and now it won't boot, no post...

By Veloci
Jan 8, 2005
  1. Greets,

    I just recently changed something with my bios and now my comp doesn't boot up at all. Not getting any power to the keyboard anymore, the monitor doesn't display ANYTHING, no post tests or anything. I'm a complete newb when it comes to tweaking bios so I probably shouldn't have been messing with anything there in the first place, but I guess that's obvious now. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  2. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,018

    Search forum

    this has been talked about often here do search for methods that might fix
  3. tford

    tford TS Rookie

    Find and short the CMOS reset jumper. Start the computer. shut it off.
    Remove the jumper. You should get a working set of default CMOS values.
    I went through this on Saturday. I feel your pain.
  4. zephead

    zephead TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,569

    yeah, i'd refer to your product manual for an exact procedure...the wrong action may cause harm to the board.
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