Having problems with your Compaq Presario R3000 Notebook ?

Deleted bios? About a year ago, I got a virus on my computer. To make a long story short, I deleted important information from my computer. I specifically remember trying to erase "ethernet" because at the time I didn't know what it was. Luckily, my nephew has been able to somewhat fix my computer. However, he said there is a problem with the "bios"...like something has been deleted from there. In order to get to my desktop, when the computer first comes up and for a split second when it's on th


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Yes, you could update the bios at www.hp.com , but if you are receiving a warning message telling you to replace the hard drive, you should be doing that instead. If you have a recovery disk set from Compaq, it is pretty easy. If not, you can order one for about $15us including shipping. Your other choice is a retail copy of an operating system, and downloading/installing all the necessary drivers from www.hp.com
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