Question Why can’t i get into my BIOS but i can get into windows?

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I’m fairly certain i did, i clicked the program and pressed enter, moved the renamed file out of the unzipped file, deleted said unzipped file, unplugged the USB (it was formatted fat32) plugged it into the bios port on the IO panel, power the pc idle, pressed the “bios flashback” for about 3 seconds and then it started blinking, at that point it was updating, 10 mins go by just about and it stops blinking. reboot computer and can only boot to windows. I did this the second or third time launching the pc. That’s what I’m saying, could it have been that i launched it without updating first, and that it messed up?
 
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I wouldn't think that would be causing this because the cpu is able to run on that board with the original bios it was shipped out with.
So quick post, taking cpu fan off mother board and while pulling it off, the cpu came with it. Stuck to it. Thank god nothing happens to the pins. Idk what that was. It was locked in place.
 
May have to start a new thread and poss that question that way.
Why changing a faulty mobo would stop those games that was playing before.

When you installed the new board did you do a clean install of win Again ya I know if sucks.

That why I started putting my most important programs / games on secondary drives.
If the os system drive goes down I still keep those secondary drives intact.
 
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May have to start a new thread and poss that question that way.
Why changing a faulty mobo would stop those games that was playing before.

When you installed the new board did you do a clean install of win Again ya I know if sucks.

That why I started putting my most important programs / games on secondary drives.
If the os system drive goes down I still keep those secondary drives intact.
I don’t really care about files, i have docs for my clips. But yea i had to reinstall in general cause it was messed up before. Ig I’ll go get a 1tb m.2 tomorrow. If anything will fix, it will be that.. I’ll take drive to roommate and use his spare to test the drive.
 
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May have to start a new thread and poss that question that way.
Why changing a faulty mobo would stop those games that was playing before.

When you installed the new board did you do a clean install of win Again ya I know if sucks.

That why I started putting my most important programs / games on secondary drives.
If the os system drive goes down I still keep those secondary drives intact.
I just installed my drive and it’s still doing it, going to reinstall windows on fat32 format and see what happens. Cause that could explain it
 
If you are going to clean install windows make sure the intended drive for windows is the only drive hooked up.
Any other drive can be just unplugged if it easier the fully removing.

There was a thread in recent weeks win 10 put the boot partion on a secondary drive that was hooked up.
 
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If you are going to clean install windows make sure the intended drive for windows is the only drive hooked up.
Any other drive can be just unplugged if it easier the fully removing.

There was a thread in recent weeks win 10 put the boot partion on a secondary drive that was hooked up.
So disconnect my HDD and then install?
 

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