If you can MODIFY the BIOS to boot from USB, CD or DVD. Even "locking" the BIOS is no longer safe as "Flash" programs can 'reprogram' most any BIOS.
Shorts or restes can 'fry' and many sites offer replacements/swaps. File systems are the way data is encoded on the hard drive.
ANY system where you have access to it's console will give you an opportunity to where you can login and see files, run your own browser or copy files.
This message indicates the switch is set to a different setting than indicated in Setup.
Flashing a BIOS typically serves the following functions: to fix specific bugs, to support newer hardware, or to fix a damaged BIOS.
Using Ubuntu Linux as our host OS, we will create a bootable floppy disk or CD using Free DOS as our OS of choice.
The ROM will do an internal test before giving back control to the system ROM.
Failure is normally due to the adapter ROM or the attached hardware Failure when the BIOS attempts to boot off the default drive set in CMOS is normally due to invalid CMOS drive setup or as given by an error message.