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verifying DMI pool data hang

Post by xald on Thu Sep 01, 2011 11:34 pm

I got this new motherboard and went to test it, the first time it POSTed but then when i restarted it gave me this and two dots after it, every time, I hvae followed the suggestions on the internet, resetting BIOS clearing CMOS it hasn't worked, I will try anything i can
My motherboard is originally an OEM board from an ACER computer and it worked when my friend had it he showed me before i picked it up.
ACER e380
mcp61pm-am is the MoBo
i can provide any neccesary info you need
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Re: verifying DMI pool data hang

Post by makxp77 on Sun Sep 04, 2011 9:07 pm

Go into your BIOS and make sure that the hard drive with the Windows installed is correctly set as the primary boot device. Choose the HDD as primary boot device, followed by CD-ROM/Floppy. Also make sure that the HDD is set to auto-detect within the BIOS utility.

If you have any discs or diskettes in the CD-ROM or floppy drive(s) then please remove these and try and boot up again, this is to make sure the system is not trying to boot from the said device.

Make sure ALL cables are 100% connected to the system and are not loose at any scale. If any of the above does not work then try and reset the CMOS using the CMOS jumper.

If still nothing above fixes the issue then we may have to replace/fix the master boot record on the hard drive as this may be the cause. If this is the case, then when you post back with findings i will or someone else will guide you through how to do this - so let me know how it goes.



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