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[Lenovo Ideapad S410p] Help me ! Please ! BIOS of my laptop was corrupted BIOS firmware

Q: [Lenovo Ideapad S410p] Help me ! Please ! BIOS of my laptop was corrupted BIOS firmware

My laptop use Phoenix 89CN25WW and now I want to have a BIOS file of Lenovo Ideapad S410p (touch) or Lenovo Ideapad S510p (touch) to repair the error because BIOS of my laptop was corrupted BIOS firmware Please help me ! Thank you so much for your support ! Click here for image Mod's Edit: Image(s) converted to link(s) due to size. Photos are limited to 100k size per forum guidelines. Please refer to About Posting Pictures for more information.

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A: [Lenovo Ideapad S410p] Help me ! Please ! BIOS of my laptop was corrupted BIOS firmware

Unfortunately the Lenovo Download library does not have BIOS updates available for either of the models you have listed. What you might do is a search on the Internet to see if a website like BIOS Mods has something available.

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Hi! It seems that the BIOS chip of my notebook is physically damaged. It is possible to replace the BIOS chip in this model? 

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Hello my friends ! A time ago i bouhgt two Lenovo ideapad 100 14 IBY (FreeDos Version) and install Windows 10 on it with UEFI and GPT Partition Table. All works fine until i want to play around with Linux and install UBUNTU Mate in UEFI on one of them. The install was easy but the Performance on Ubuntu with Bay Trail and the don't working Bluetooth was a reason to switch back to Windows 10. After that the Problem beginns. The Bios don't let me save changes anymore (only time and date !). There was no UEFI ESP and GPT Support since i install UBUNTU and the Bios Menu looks like that:Bios Entries on a blank DiskBootingThe Disk is Blank there is no ubuntu on there (Don't know waht the EFI Entries are no Hardware is connected). And when I boot also go to Network Boot there.(No Matter a USB Stick is connected). So what i did: # I Dismantle it and disconnect Battery and Cell and wait half an hour. # Nothing changes !# I change the HDD. # Nothing changes !# Reflash the BIOS by edit the plattform.ini - CheckByBios=1 - Error Cannot mount EFI Partition. # Nothing changes !# Install Windows 10 - Make mbr2gpt.exe and bcdedit and bootrec. # Nothing changes ! I can install and run Windows 10 in MBR and BIOS Mode on it. But no USB Stick was displayed in Boot Menu. So now Iam on my Limit and the Question is there a way to put UEFI and GPT back on it or does the BIOS locked in this State. For me UEFI is MALEWARE so why can a simple UBUNTU damaged my BIOS and ... Read more

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HI, Please skip to paragraph six for the actual issue I am having--the preceding paragraphs include info that may help to identify how to fix this. I am posting this using my HP desktop running Windows 7 as my Lenovo Ideapad 110 cannot connect to internet as explained below: Firstly, Sorry if I am breaking community guidelines in any way with this post. I did multiple searches but only came up with "forgot my BIOS password-how can I reset it" type posts. I am looking for urgent help to get back into the "BIOS" of my Lenovo IdeaPad 110 running preinstalled Windows 10. Everything was running fine until yesterday. This is when I made the mistake of thinking I knew more about the system than I actually seem to lol :/ So, yesterday--I entered the "BIOS" screen upon startup using F2 (function key+F2). I went on to disable wireless connection ability (to test something unrelated), and also switched Boot from strait UEFI boot mode to legacy/UEFI boot-with UEFI being the default boot option.  I don't know if any of the above have to do with the issue I am now having but I wanted to share it just in case. Here is the real issue as of now: Also yesterday at the same time while in "BIOS", I also went on to set an "admin password", the one you must type in before you can even get to the lenovo splash screen to enter "BIOS". Basically I believe this is referred to as a POST password although I am not an expert cleary (hence asking for the experts' he... Read more

A:Lenovo Ideapad 110-Set an Admin PW in BIOS, Now I can't access BIOS after entering the correct PW?

Sorry for the double post but I just saw this information and thought it might apply to me, please let me know what you think: https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/ht500216  

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the laptop is a Lenovo IdeaPad miix2 8 Does the motherboard come with BIOS (in English)? I have the Microsoft Windows operating system and will install that myself but the board must have a BIOS in English for that to be possible.

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I have a DELL 660s which no longer boots after a failed windows 10 install.  Unfortunately, it's just a few months out of warranty. 
When I power the computer on the fan starts and I see a brief period of hard drive activity but the screen doesn't activate - just a blank, black screen.  I don't even see the DELL logo and I'm unable to access BIOS.
I believe the BIOS firmware was corrupted by the failed Windows 10 install.  I've tried removing the CMOS battery overnight but this didn't help.  At this point I believe I need to flash stable firmware onto the BIOS chip, which is all the more difficult since the computer won't boot and I can't access BIOS.
Based on my research manufacturers of BIOS chips often include emergency recovery procedures to fix corrupted BIOS firmware.  For example the manufactuer AMI includes an embedded "boot block" which can sometimes be used to boot from floppy / flash usb and install new firmware even when the existing BIOS firmware is corrupted.  See: https://techjourney.net/recover-or-undo-corrupt-ami-bios-flash-update/
I'd like to try something like this but I don't know where to start.  I guess the first thing I need to know is who is the manufacturer of the BIOS chip in my DELL 660s computer?  Can anyone help me answer this question?
I found one vague reference on google that mentions AMI is the manufacturer but I'm not sure if the source is accur... Read more

A:Recover Corrupted BIOS Firmware

I wanted to add that I've downloaded the BIOS install file from Dell's website for the 660s.  The filename is named "Inspiron 660s Vostro 270s A11 BIOS.exe".
I've read online that I may need to extract the rom or header file from this executable file but I've been unsuccessful in doing that.  The example I've seen say to run the executable file from the command line with the /writeromfile or /writehdrfile flags.
When I try this nothing happens except that I receive an error message stating this is not a DELL computer (I'm running the executable file from my HP laptop).

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How to uninstall '0XCN44WW' bios update? Because this update raises some errors so I want to uninstall that update.Please suggest me to uninstall '0XCN44WW' bios update.

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hello, i just want to know how much can i upgrade my lenovo ideapad s410pspces:cpu intel core i5 4200ugpu nvidia gt 820mram (already upgraded) 16gb 1600 mhz ddr3l i found that the intel core i7 4600u has the same tdp, so it may be an option? 

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I have 2 Lenovo products.  I am guessing the G50-45 is an IdeaPad and the Yoga 2Pro is a notebook.  They both look like laptops to me.  Thanks in advance for all help.(1)  How find my product in Intel ME 6.x/7.x/8.x/9.x/10.x/11/x,SPS 4.0, and TXE 3.0 I Cumulative Security Update (https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/product_security/len-17297)(2) How do I cross map G50-45 and Yoga 2Pro with the names under Product column in the list above to find out if there is fix or when a fix will be available?  Where should I look on my devices to find the matching name under the Product column?(3) How do I request that a fix be placed on Lenovo's update schedule?(4) Where may replacement compatible fixed bios chips for my specific devices be acquired should the existing chip be corrupted when upgrade be applied?(5) Instructions for cloning existing chip to revert back in the event of corrupting and upgrading existing chip to apply the fix (with precautions before the fix).

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i have lenovo ideapad 300. when i tried to booting from usb it is not working and the bios  missing i have tried everything but i got nothing. i  am using window 10 pro. so i request you to please help me to boot from usb drive.

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i have lenovo ideapad 300. when i tried to booting from usb it is not working and the bios  missing i have tried everything but i got nothing. i  am using window 10 pro. so i request you to please help me to boot from usb drive.

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Hi! Just change the motherboard (system board) the new one came with BIOS Ver. 45CN47WW from 2012.Can Lenovo confim its offical and its ok to use it? Swithchable graphic indication in system try not showing.When plug usb mouse the touchpad won't turn off, even is checked "when attached external usb automa....adn so on"Tried with windows registry no effect, tried with uninstall/install synap.driver no effect, tried, uninstall/install Lenovo Power Mang, no effect,same with graphic drivers/Shall I rollback to previos BIOS ver. 45CN38WW from Lenovo offical support page?  p.s. I can't find it anywhere on Lenovo Support, Lenovo Download, etc, just found it in one forum for Linux.....

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Ho aggiornato il bios della mia Lenovo C540, ma dopo che il PC non pu essere avviato, nemmeno entrare nel BIOS! possibile risolvere il problema? 

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Dear All,

I'm unable to access BIOS on - Lenovo IDEPAD 100-80MJ? I tried from Windows 10 by going on:
Settings-Windows and Security-Recovery-Advanced Startup-Restart, but after restart I'm not getting that option saying UEFI? Regards
 

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I have a Dell Latitude D630. It has an admin password for the bios. Nothing is locked except for the settings. I can't change any of the settings in the bios. It lets me boot to windows just fine though. My question is, since I don't know that admin password for the bios, if I upgrade the bios firmware, will the admin password be deleted? Since I'm flashing the bios, I would think that all the settings will be lost. Is that the case?
 

A:Will upgrading the bios firmware on a Latitude D630 delete the bios admin password?

What?

Didn't you reply here, and say it worked (after the unusual 9th try ) http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic109612-109.html#post747024

Awfully strange!

A bios update can't remove passwords. As You Must Know

Oh and thanks for the extended long Title. I'm thinking this Topic of yours would be best removed? What do you think?
 

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Hi There,

I just built a desktop with a sabertooth x79 motherboard, and am running Windows 8.1 pro 64-bit. When I click the UEFI BIOS Firmware live tile via the change PC settings>update and recovery>recovery>etc. my computer reboots normally to Windows and will not open BIOS. I have tried accessing it using the delete and f2 keys, but this does nothing either.

Any ideas? I am up to date in terms of my BIOS, and am definitely running UEFI and not legacy.

Thank you so much.

A:UEFI BIOS firmware restart doesn't boot to BIOS

Motherboards - SABERTOOTH X79







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I have a Lenovo G575 (4383) that powers on, but I just get a black screen with no backlight, and it doesn't seem to even get past POST if I remove the hard disk or memory, I should have heard beeps telling me there is no RAM?  The fans come on for about a second, but then stop and the power button remains lit.  I suspect the BIOS or EFI is corrupt somehow. I can take the battery out, hold Fn+B, put the power cable back in, turn the power on, then release the keys and the fan stays on when I do that, I understand that this is how to get into the BIOS restore mode.  Can I just extract the factory BIOS from the .exe file hosted on the Lenovo support site, copy it to a USB drive and restore it that way?

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I need to disable my function keys, but cannot get into bios through restart/fn/f2  process.  Need to get them disabled before tomorrow so I can use a specific software.  Help!  

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Which Ideapad 320? ie, 320 touch-15abr. 

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Hello guys!                   This is Kamesh. And I own a Lenovo B490 (20205) laptop that was provided by Govt. of TN. I had the B460 before. I tried to update the correct BIOS on B460 that was downloaded from Lenovo IN site. And it worked perfectly without any problem. The Govt. of TN logo disappeared and the normal Lenovo Logo appeared on B460. So this is fine. Now that I have the B490 and I tried the same. I downloaded the BIOS update from Lenovo IN site by inputting my Laptop serial number and it showed my laptop as Lenovo B490 which is correct. So, I saw that the BIOS update was available. I decided to download and install it. I had Windows 10 64 bit in my Laptop. I installed it and I started the BIOS update it showed me the usual warnings such as Connect AC adapter. I did all the things (I've previous experience of updating the BIOSes). So, it started to flashing the BIOS and after some time the laptop didn't turn on. Found out that the BIOS didn't post. The screen was complete black. I have no copy of previous working BIOS. Now that my Laptop won't post. I tried many methods on internet to recover the BIOSes. I tried the WinCrisis.exe method and found out that it works only with Phoenix BIOS. And I have Insyde BIOS. Please let me know if you can help me with this. Do any one of you have backup of the Govt. of TN BIOS backup? If so, how can I recover the BIOS and reset it to normal state. I have previ... Read more

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Please help me find the bios for lenovo b560.-Bios Revision : 39CN16WWOr have to wait for the official update? 











Solved!
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A:BIOS for LENOVO IdeaPad B560

download the bios update from here.
( at that moment, no bios update available )

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Hi everyone,Just now I tried out having a BIOS password on boot up, making a new password and tried it out for the first time. And it works, after awhile I decided to do a reboot, the BIOS says I have key a wrong password. Could anyone know what is going on with my laptop? Now my laptop is unusable due to the BIOS boot up password required......anyone has a solution for this? 

A:Lenovo ideapad U41-70 BIOS LOCKED

Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
 
Sorry to hear of the problem you have encountered.  If the password had previously work then make sure you are typing it in correctly.  Passwords are case sensitive and you may have used UPPER and lower case letters in your password creation.  Double check your Caps Lock key as well to see that it is set correctly.
 
You can also try a static discharge just to insure the issue isn't a keyboard problem.  To do a static discharge, just do this...
1. Shut down Windows and unplug the charger / adapter. 2. Remove the battery. (If removable)3. Press and hold the Power Button for 15 seconds. 4. Re-install the battery, plug in the charger / adapter if needed and power up the system to see if the problem was resolved.
 
If that doesn't resolve the issue then there isn't much else you can do.  Since laptops are frequently stolen, there is no master password, hardware jumper or back door that can be used to clear a BIOS passworded laptop.  This is by design and the solution is to replace the motherboard of the system.  
 
 

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Hello everyone ... I can not enter the BIOS menu or BOOT selection during system startup. (In case: Windows). I press the sequence Fn + F2, Fn + F1, Fn + F12, Delete, Esc and nothing happens. Any suggestions for this problem? Some configuration is made so that the key combination option is available the next time for entry on Boot Selection or BIOS access? Thank's.  

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English translation......
 
Where can I find instructions?
 
 
 
Mod's Edit: Google translated for benefit of English readers. Since this is an English forum, please post in English as it will ensure a better response. Thanks!

A:Lenovo IdeaPad 510 15 ikb how to update (как обновить) BIOS

The instructions are in the readme.txt file located with BIOS update file at the link below. Flash BIOS update - Flash from Operating System version for Lenovo ideapad 310-14IKB, 310-15IKB, 310 Touch-15IKB, 510-15IKBhttps://pcsupport.lenovo.com/uu/uk/products/laptops-and-netbooks/500-series/510-15ikb/downloads/ds11... Cheers,

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I am faceing with a problem with my x240 thinkpad. I want to boot it up but it didn't. I noticed strange sounds, it was the hdd. I've tried to boot it up with a new one and enter the bios. It was stuck on the lenovo screen for a few minutes without any response, after it dissappeared and it showed up an icon requesting a password or code I guess. Please help me!

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 My bios can not boot any operating system, nor removable media. I have tried changing the boot sequence, UEFI to Legacy support, and Legacy first, and also tried restoring setup defaults but it is still not working. How can I fix this problem? I am using Lenovo ideapad 630. Thanks

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Dear Community ! I have failed to update the BIOS. Please help me to solve this problem Thank you in advance ! Tamas 

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Hi,I have the problem with the system password BIOS in my Lenovo Ideapad 310-15.I set the password and everything was good, password was giving the acess to the BIOS, but some day when I was trying to logIn to the BIOS settings something happened and now I cannot log in to the BIOS settings.Maybe I forgot the password but everything looked good until now.What can I do ? The notebook was bought at this year and it has actual support but I think this issue is out of the warranty.Any idea how I can reset the password by software, if this is possible, or what will be the best solution in my sytuation?Maybe is there any way to reinstall BIOS what give the default access? 

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Hello everyone, I changed the UEFI settings in the BIOS and can not run windows and get into bios(black screen, and nothing happens). Is it possible to install the BIOS from Bootable CD ? i have found only .exe file in the drivers page. Now bios version is: 2wcn21ww  Regards,Peter

A:Lenovo ideapad 310 -15IKB BIOS INSTALLATION

Your BIOS is only updateable through the windows platform.Are you stating that you can not get into the BIOS settings?  Page 27 of the user guide shows how to access BIOS setup, using the Novo button, from a POWERED DOWN machine.https://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc/pccbbs/mobiles_pdf/v310_14isk-15isk_ug_en.pdf

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Can anyone refer me a link which gives the most recent BIOS update for Lenovo IdeaPaf G50-45? Also, care to tell me how to install this specifically? I had been through the laptop's BIOS Setting to actually know that the update does not happen from there. Regards.

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Hello, is there any way to write Windows 10 key to BIOS on any Lenovo notebook without OS?Because the label glued on bottom is not good for longtime use.Thank you.

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Hello! I recently wanted to update the bios of my laptop Lenovo Ideapad n581 with the official software. Well, after the bios update, the laptop was no longer running, just the black screen.How can I recover the corrupted bios, considering the Insyde bios? I tried some internet tutorials but no results. Thank you!

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0. find another computer connected to internet.1. download bios file : http://consumersupport.lenovo.com/uk/en/DriversDownLoads/drivers_show_3446.html2. download this file : http://narod.ru/disk/6016157001/Lenovo.Y560.Phoenix.Crysis.Tool.zip.html  ( Phoenix.Crysis.Tool include new PHLASH16.EXE - 1.7.0.21 [20.11.2009]) and extract it to the desktop.3. extract the zip file, rename "30cn71ww.wph" file to "bios.wph" and copy this file under phoenix tool folder.4. plug the usb stick ( not more than 4 gb or about 2-4 gb )5. run wincris.exe > start > ok > ok > no6. turn off your notebook. plug the ac power & battery & ready usb stick (into the port usb / e-sata?)7. hold down Fn+R keys and while holding press the power button.8. you should see usb blinking and hear fan noise, hold the keys for a while.9. after 5 seconds, leave the computer alone. wait for auto restart ( may take couple of minutes 1 or 2 )10. if it doesn't, restart your computer.if it works, you will be able to access your computer.   *alternatives :http://www.2shared.com/file/e2lgJ1Vy/y560_Bios_Recovery.htmlhttp://rapidshare.com/files/449087298/y560_Bios_Recovery.ziphttp://hotfile.com/dl/106487305/9a37aee/y560_Bios_Recovery.zip.htmlps. thanks for the translation

A:Lenovo ideaPad Y560 BIOS Recovery

thanks. it really worked. 

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