I had exactly the same problem, did almost everything you did but finally found that the BIOS chip (Hardware) had the problem, took the computer for local motherboard repair as it was out of warranty. They flashed the latest BIOS but that didn't help then they did a bios chip level resetting...
Your thread is posted same month when I started having problems with my motherboard Asus P5b dlx bought in 2007 much older than yours.
Finally got it repaired for 500/- at a delhi shop which also arranged me a used intel motherboard in case repair doesn't work.
Here is my original post.
Took the motherboard for repair by
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They solved the problem by resetting the BIOS chip at hardware level then re flashing it but that didn't...
After reading a lot about this problem I have concluded that motherboard bios chip has gone bad & need to be replaced
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Or other alternative I am looking at is replacing to G31 motherboard DDR2 ram or G41...
I do plan to upgrade this March, however want this PC to work so kids can use this system.
It only started when I upgraded to Windows 10, never had such problem on Win 7
On successful booting the HDD were checked & found no errors, however I disconnected all hdd except the ssd on which win 10...
Its 10 years old build so that could be the reason, I never had motherboard died so dont know if this is how it behaves. Any suggestion for what mobo can I replace as rest of all are working fine, infact I upgraded processor & ram just last year.
Asus P5B motherboard with updated BIOS is giving me errors since Windows 10 got updated last.
Every time I boot up, 7 out of 10 times I get this error & then I have to wait for it to boot into repair mode from there I choose safe mode then boot then reboot again normally.
I found the...
I am fed up with this company products & service, Once this brand used to be the best but not anymore.
My last ups from APC had to be thrown away exactly for the same problem 3 yrs ago & I bought another one now the new one have the same problem.
Buy new ups it works fine with zero problems on...
Just a suggestion
I would keep the OS hdd always separate from storage hdd.
Faster boot, in case of virus attack or hard disk goes bad ur data remains separate & safe.
Learned from experience that's why sharing it.
Now I always keep dual boot 1 copy of windows (virus prone) & EndlessOS (linux...
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although I buy most of my stuff from SMC international
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Its a 10 years old system sparingly used but want to upgrade CPU.
I mainly use this for photoshop & lightroom & while converting files CPU hits 100% where as ram usage hits max upto 6gb
As of now I have
8GB kingston DDR2 800Mhz,
Corsair GX 450 PSU
I plan to...
My 2 zenfones are not having "Bluetooth LE 4.0 SMART" hence need to buy a new 5inch mobile which should have "Bluetooth LE 4.0 SMART"
Can you suggest me phones available in Indian market having "Bluetooth LE 4.0 SMART"
Smart Ready is not what I want I need "Bluetooth LE 4.0 SMART" enabled phone...
Wanted seagate 1.5TB hard disk Required old hard disk as per this specification
Seagate ST31500341AS (1.5TB)
If anyone has this "exact" working disk & willing to sell
kindly message me or post here I would like to buy it.
My hdd head has crashed & the only way is...
Wanted seagate 1.5TB hard disk
Required old hard disk as per this specification
Seagate ST31500341AS (1.5TB)
If anyone has this "exact" disk kindly message me or post here I would like to buy it.