View Full Version : bios sticks

02-08-04, 11:26 PM
When I boot up my machine My Bios sticks. When Press delete to enter setup it just sticks in the same place. Any advice would be great.

02-08-04, 11:38 PM
System Specs?

02-09-04, 12:04 AM
Asus P5A motherboard
AMD k-6 processor
Maxtor 40 GB HDD
256 MB RAM
Award Bios v4. 51PG

After memory test I hear one beep then it hangs.

I took this mother board out of an another system and the everything was fine before.

02-09-04, 08:09 AM
Something not happy with a setting. Try resetting BIOS to defaults...then set them up again, apply changes (like auto detect new IDE devices, approve and keep changes), see what happens.

02-09-04, 08:54 AM
Reset CMOS ?

Or, if you can get into the BIOS setup, choose "reset safe settings" ?

Good luck.