Emily's System

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--Danleff (talk) 02:34, 8 February 2014 (PST)

Acer Aspire 5810TZ-4274

  • OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601

  • System Manufacturer Acer
  • System Model Aspire 5810T
  • System Type X86-based PC
  • Processor Genuine Intel(R) CPU U2700 @ 1.30GHz, 1300 Mhz, 1 Core(s), 1
  • BIOS Version/Date INSYDE V1.23, 6/24/2009
  • SMBIOS Version 2.6
  • Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 4.00 GB
  • Total Physical Memory 2.93 GB - Memory Type: DDR3 PC3-10600, DDR3 (non-ECC)
  • Available Virtual Memory 4.60 GB

bios

Dec 2 Aspire 5810TZ boot menu frozen. I finally figured this one out. I could not boot a dos disk b/c it did not allow me to boot anything. I followed this chain of logic:   -Downloaded the bios (2.35 is the one that worked for me) -Found the exe file in the winflash folder. -Extracted the files in the exe archive using the program 7-Zip -Found the .fd file and renamed it to JM41X64.FD (which I read in a forum was unique to my laptop) -Copied JM41X64.FD and FLASH IT.EXE to a usb drive -Took the battery and the hard drive out. -With the AC power plugged in I held down Fn+Esc and pressed the power button once while making sure the Fn+Esc was still held down. -I waited 6 seconds and let go of the Fn+Esc and saw the flash drive blinking -After about 10 minutes, the machine rebooted and the bios as like brand new.   Later I found there was a problem with by hard drive.   I feel like you guys should help out more. All I needed was the name of the file JM41X64.FD and you don't know how many hours I put into trying t