Regardless, copy the new or old files to the root of C:\ . Advanced Search Forum Drivers by Category BIOS/Motherboard Drivers Awardflash Bootblock V1.0 startup problem If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Is there is any other thing we can do? Thanks )-| 01-01-2004, 02:17 PM randmo OK, I let it sit overnight (12 hrs) with the battery out and tried it again. http://strongboxlinux.com/error/error-43-a-file-could-not-be-found.php
Replace the DISK AND PRESS ENTER" on ISA Slot "PhoenixBios D686 Bios Phoenix 1998 108294308" is written on the sticker Plz Help ‹ BIOS flash gone haywire microphone problem › Login Go into the BIOS settings, reset them all to their defaults, then store the settings. The BIOS CMOS area got damaged, overwritten, or some such. I think you simply need to clear the CMOS by removing the battery for awhile (anywhere from 15 minutes to overnight). https://forums.techguy.org/threads/awdflash-exe-missing-keyboard-related.664714/
On the floppy disk I have the AWDflash executable and the latest .bin file from Asus.com. This happens a lot 'til you get your DOS commands sorted. In your message above, was the missing E at the end of "AWDFLASH.EX" a typo? Also, it isn't necessary to use a bootable floppy with AWD flash.
Just extract the BIOS file to a floppy with AWD flash, hit Alt+F2 at POST. 12-31-2003, 07:28 PM rraehal You must name the BIOS image file correctly in some cases. I'll check it and the forum again in the morning. I took out the battery for about an hour, popped it back in, and still had the same problem. If it asks to save the old, press
I can't get to an A: prompt unfortunately and we've decided to RMA it and get the Abit NF7S board. You can get one here: http://www.putergeek.com/downloads/p...me_startup.htm Add the flash utility and the new bin file. Suggestions Please 12-31-2003, 05:12 PM Ol'Tunzafun Keep trying. The BIOS Flash memory got damaged.
The clock buffer battery on the motherboard ran empty. If not we'll do the clean install. The most current version of the BIOS (the one I'm trying to use) is named C18D1007.bin . I'm aprehensive advising you to power off your machine given Tunzafun's advice, but I had a similar problem using the Asus Update utilty on a A7N8X Dlx board.
When I use a boot disk that has awdflash and the correct bin file - awdflash starts up but says "source file not found" 12-31-2003, 07:07 PM missiveusa When you used useful reference We cannot even go to the BIOS setting. Copyright 2002 Quinstreet Inc. Either keep trying different flash utilities and .bin files or RMA the mobo. 01-01-2004, 05:44 PM randmo I appreciate your reply.
Again, it looked like a successful flash. Maybe I have to keep it out longer? I just dont have one to check for you. my review here Type
Check to see if FDD and HDD Error Occured Please Download Again Your Source File" I tried the latest bios file plus 2 of the preceding ones and I got the Also, you say it seemed like a successful flash. You did give me an interesting thought which I would try out if my son wasn't already taking it apart.
At the "C:\" prompt, type "AWDFLASH[space]/qi[space]BIOSFILE" , and then press
Holding down the power on button will drain any remaining power, too. Any help will be appreciated. 01-01-2004, 04:04 PM Rocketmech The AWDFLASH utility should have already been on your C:\ drive. ii ERROR -- AWDFLASH.EX Not Found !! get redirected here Is there something else I have to name it?
Once you start this process, don't shut it down until you see "flash successful". 01-01-2004, 12:31 AM randmo Ok I tried updating the BIOS with that boot file Ol'Tunzafun suggested and Boot from the floppy 2. I tried clearing the CMOS. From where we are going to download the AWDFLASH.EXE Thanks and eagerly waiting for your response Login to post comments From the manufacturer of the motherboard Fri, 2007-10-26 07:56 by admin
I cleared the CMOS for about an hour and it booted up fine. hits since 2010-03-12 · Statistics Free PHP scripts by PHPJunkYard.com Home » Forums » Hardware, drivers BIOS ROM checksum error Thu, 2007-10-25 10:31 by spa Forum/category: Hardware, drivers Other Only this Wonder if that might have worked.