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Roel_4
Occasional Contributor

bios upgrade

my bios upgrade didn't go well now my server won't start anymore

please help
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Daniel Thrun
Valued Contributor

Re: bios upgrade

Greetings. Depending on the model of the server, the newer generation servers have a redundant rom. Normally if one of the ROM's that are redundant is corrupted you will get an error message to that effect, then it will boot using the Redundant Rom. It sounds as if your system ROM's are not redundant. I am not sure of the model of the server either. Normal BIOS upgrades that fail or become corrupt require that the entire system board be replaced... I would definitely contact HP/Compaq and see what they state.
Brian_Murdoch
Honored Contributor

Re: bios upgrade

Hi Roel,

Please follow the advice and attached document from Sunil Jerath in the following similar forum link. Hopefully this will resolve your problem.

http://forums1.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?threadId=525691&admit=716493758+1080481272500+28353475

Regards,

Brian