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Old 08-11-2007, 06:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Phoenix BIOS v6 00pc

When I start my Compaq Pesario sr1630NX the system starts to boot,,,, but stops at the Phoenix BIOS page and does not continue on its own,,, like it used to after a few seconds.

I have two options;

hit F1 to go to "set up"


hit F2 to continue boot up

I would like to go back to the way it was prior so I do not have to hit F2.

Where is the option to fix this?

Appreciate any help,


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Old 08-12-2007, 06:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Did you adjust any settings before this problem occurred?

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Old 08-14-2007, 05:50 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Thank you for the welcome! I am sorry I did not get back right away,,, for some reason I thought I had checked the box to be notified by mail if anyone had responded

What I had done was unhook my hard drive from my desktop tower and in its place hooked up an old working hard drive that I had laying around,,, as I wanted to reformat it so I could use it as an external storage.

When I was done with the old hard drive reformat, I removed it from the tower,,, and I plugged my desktop hard drive back in,,, and started the system,,, now it stops (instead of continuing on its own),,, at the Phonix BIOS page.

I did not change any settings that I know of


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