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Windows 7: need help with bios flash file

09 Jul 2010   #11

Windows 7 Enterprise x64 SP1 <-- Tells how to fill out system specs

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09 Jul 2010   #12
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

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09 Jul 2010   #13

Windows 7 Enterprise x64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bagavan View Post
according to u guys,,is it a loose connection or mother board problem?
Yes, but still filling out system specs would help us help you better. Also, how old is the computer? If it is a motherboard problem, then Acer could replace it for you.

Since it is a laptop, then I would contact Acer, and ask them to replace the board for you.
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09 Jul 2010   #14

Windows 8 Professional x64

I checked in the acer website but I did not find any drivers for optical drive?is it a minor prblem or major problem?
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09 Jul 2010   #15

Windows 8 Professional x64

my laptop os 2 yrs can u tell that is a mobo problem?
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09 Jul 2010   #16

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Is your drive showing in BISO?
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09 Jul 2010   #17

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

When did the optical stop working or not being recognized ?

Describe the symptoms how it happened.
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09 Jul 2010   #18

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3

Doc's right we need more information 2 years old I'm guessing you did a upgrade or clean installl of Seven, So once you installed Seven is this when the drive dissapeared? Fabe
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09 Jul 2010   #19

Windows 8 Professional x64

I did not do any hardware upgrade..I installed 7 6 months ago...recently since last week my optical drive sometimes is not displayed in the bios...that is the symptom..
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 need help with bios flash file

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