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Toshiba 4100XDVDwill not bootup. screen says insert disk to upgrade bios.will allow me to get to the setup menu


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Humm, this is a tricky one. Were you trying to update the bios when this happened or was it a freak thing? This may not be what you want to hear but, you will need to use another computer to fix this. You will need to go to the toshiba website and and download the latest bios update for your particular computer and burn that update to cd/dvd. The next step is to boot your toshiba from that disk, the system will update your bios and begin to work properly
You will need to go to Toshibas support site and find the proper BIOS download for this computer. In the options for the download, you are going to have to download it so it can be burned to bootable media...like a bootable cd rom. That way when you boot the laptop up, it will boot off the disc, and upgrade your BIOS....if it goes wrong you will be shopping for a new motherboard or a BIOS chip reprogram.
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