PC restarted mid BIOS update now wont boot.


  1. Posts : 37
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    PC restarted mid BIOS update now wont boot.


    Will the windows 10 ISO from Microsoft boot my PC after I accidently restarted it during a BIOS update or do I have to use the windows 10 image from DELL that they say I must and that I cant get to download completely?
    Last edited by artislee; 10 Apr 2017 at 08:08. Reason: solved
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  2. Posts : 37
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    Thread Starter
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    I'm sorry its a dell inspiron 3650 desktop PC.
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    If you interrupted it during the flashing of a bios upgrade then you are probably looking at a motherboard replacement, unless you can replace the bios chip. What happens when you turn the computer on now? What error do you get?
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  4. Posts : 7
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    Some models also have BIOS recovery procdures. Google as much as you can Reflashing the chip is also possible.

    Google is your best friend Here's an example.
    http://www.dell.com/support/article/...tablet?lang=EN
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  5. Posts : 37
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    Thread Starter
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    Thanks for all the advice thankfully I was able to get everything going again with the windows 10 ISO downloaded from microsoft plus I dont have all the extra Dell stuff that they add. I'M not sure exactly what was the problem but I do know it stemmed from restarting during the bios upgrade. Any ways thanks again
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