Forum discussion tagged with UEFI BIOS.
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    Question Anyway to fix A9 Q code for asus crosshair vii Hero Wifi ?

    I was in the bios when my power supply died (thermaltake thoughpower RGB 650W gold), so I bought a new one (seasonic focus 850W gold) and booted my pc, everything worked until I tried to enter the bios again, and everytime I try to get into the bios, the screen just get black and I get the A9...
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    Question Overclocking RAM on a320m

    Hi! i have a asrock 320m-dgs motherboard which does not support CPU overclocking but it does support RAM overclocking, though i want to make sure everything goes fine. Can u guys tell me if this RAM...
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    Question Overclocking on a320m dgs

    Hi! I have a question if this motherboard https://www.asrock.com/mb/AMD/A320M-DGS/index.asp#Overview is able to overclock RAM and will it be able to use this RAM https://www.corsair.com/ca/en/Categories/Products/Memory/Vengeance-PRO-RGB-Black/p/CMW16GX4M2C3200C16#tab-tech-specs in 3200mhz...
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    [SOLVED] Uefi boot priorities

    Hi! i have a question about my boot options in uefi. Should my SSD be in Boot option #1 and built in efi shell in #2 or should i swap their places? Does it even make a diffrence?
  5. Question Not getting image after replacing bios chip

    My motherboard's bios died about a month ago, when I tried to update the bios, but it failed. It got my pc stuck in a boot loop, I pressed the power button, but it turned off about a second later everytime. I tried removing the cmos battery, using the clear bios pad, but nothing worked. I...
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    Question MSI Motherboard disconnects SATA ports

    I've had this MSI A68HM-P33 V2 for roughly 1 year and 3 months now, came with a AMD Athlon X4 840 and a 4GB SDRAM Kingmax, I had my gpu for over 2 years now, a Radeon RX460 and an HDD Toshiba DT01ACA050thats older than 6 and had been reinstalled 4 times. Now, to my problem. I have a Teclast...
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    Question Pc has been prevent from booting in legacy. And UEFI doesn’t start. What to do?

    This morning, BootGuard by NeoSmart prevented from booting in legacy mode. Ask to configure to UEFI. Error BG-4PP [neosmart.net/wiki/bootguard-4pp/ Originally few yr ago, Windows 7 was installed using CD and later was upgraded to Windows10. Probably legacy mode. The Custom pc was working well...
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    Question Mojave

    I have the gigabyte Ultra durable series. gigabyte uefi dual bios . My issue is I'm trying to up grade my Mac from 10.9.5 to Mojave but I'm having issues because it is showing that is downloading but when the computer reboots is still on 10.9.5 and I was told that it may have something to do...
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    Question Cannot Enable Secure Boot after BIOS Update

    Hi, I recently got an Asus Zenbook Pro UX550VD. One of my first ports of call was to update to the latest BIOS. After doing this it would no longer recognise my boot drive (Micron 512gb ssd). The boot options was completely blank and there was no way too add it back, it just didn't see it. I...
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    Question Cant get Inspiron 7786 2-in-1 to boot to legacy HDD, USB boot works though?

    as the title says i have a Inspiron 7786 2-in-1 weird part is I tried this 2 days ago i couldn't get it to work then yday i switched some settings around again and then i was able to boot to USB and see the HDD's so I installed Win 10 I upgraded the BIOS/UEFI this morning and now back to not...
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    Question Unable to boot from a newly installed SSD

    Hello there, I have recently decided to reinstall my computer, since it has been a while since I had done it the last time. I have two SSDs in my PC, a 128GB Kingston SSD and a newer 240GB Kingston SSD. Prior to this, the 128GB SSD was the on which the OS had been installed. Upon...
  12. Question usb root hub (3.0) not showing in device manager after bios->uefi and fresh windows 10 install

    mobo: Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD3-B3 (rev. 1.1) UF1 (about a decade old.) processor: intel i7-2600k (also about a decade old) 64 bit windows 10 home on a samasung 850 evo SSD (newish) the usb 3.0 are the two attached to the mobo, and they worked before update and wipe. normally I'd assume it was a...
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    Question Going to hardware RAID on ASUS B450M, Ryzen 5 + AMD BIOS

    Win 10 64 and apps are on a SATA SSD, all data on two 8TB HDDs RAID-1 mirroring via Storage Space. I had used (and preferred) hardware RAID on previous Intel systems, but when I put this one together 6 months ago I wanted to keep things simple and went with AHCI SATA (CMS enabled, so not full...
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    [SOLVED] NVMe SSD with Win10 (using PCIe adapter) not shown in BIOS, yet shown in Disk Manager

    Build: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/FPkQFt SSD added: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07M7Q21N7/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 M.2 to PCIe adapter: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B075MDH28Y/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Issue: Installed SAMSUNG 970...
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    Question Time delay between pressing power button and appearance of vendor logo.

    I have a Lenovo Ideapad 520. I feel the time difference between me pressing the power button and the appearance of vendor logo is too long. I have no problem with my PC with lower specs than my laptop. I have tried all startup methods on the internet to make the laptop faster but no results.
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    Question BIOS Keeps Saying to "Press F1 to Run Setup"

    Despite no hardware changes to my Windows 10 PC, during boot up it has started to show this 'error' message. It doesn't say why, but only boots after I press F1 and either discard changes & exit, or save changes & exit. Motherboard is Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 with the latest 2015 American Megatrends...
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    Question Why I can't see my hard disk in UEFI.boot or insert boot media device and press a key

    Some days ago my pc broke showing this message continuously "boot or insert boot media device and press a key". If i press a key the message just repeats itself. I looked up on the internet and saw that I must change the booting order or reinstall the operating system. I tried to, but when I...
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    Question bcdedit showing winload.exe instead of .efi

    SO I am taking some basic Comptia hardware courses and am learning about boot processes. Went into my Win10 desktop system and ran admin cmd bcdedit Under my C: partition I am seeing system32\winload.exe I was EXPECTING to find .efi here since I am using a BIOS with a GUI ect. Did the same...
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    Question Does graphics card UEFI or BIOS has anything with UEFI and BIOS on HDD?

    I recently bought Aorus RX 570 to replace HD 6570, my motherboard supports both both uefi and bios, my old graphics card is at bios, while this new is at uefi. My hdd is at legacy bios mode... I dont understand a thing so i was wondering if someone can explain it to me.. Thank you <3
  20. Question Black screen when trying to start UEFI BIOS

    I have a problem: my PC will not boot Windows 10, and when I try to load UEFI BIOS I just get a black screen. Display seems to be working OK (I can see the ASUS logo on startup) and keyboard works too. I've reset the CMOS battery and I'm now prompted to run Setup again: But when I press F1...