Stuck at 'Verifying DMI pool data'

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by bennyboy, Mar 31, 2010.

  1. bennyboy

    bennyboy MDL Member

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    Hi everyone.

    I have here an ACER Aspire T180 desktop that encountered an error whilst updating the BIOS. It was an un-modded BIOS from thier site and I was stupid enough to use acers' Windows based updater.

    Anyway it encountered an error and after rebooting I am now stuck at 'Verifying DMI pool data...'

    Is there any way to recover from this as it doesn't even get a chance to read the CD/DVD drives or USB Sticks?

    Any help would be much apprectiated.
     
  2. sebus

    sebus MDL Guru

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    Did you reset CMOS?
    Pull power, open case, disconnect power from the mobo, pull CMOS battery from the mobo
    Leave for 10 min
    Reconnect, could/should/maybe will work

    sebus
     
  3. bennyboy

    bennyboy MDL Member

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    Yes I've tried resetting the CMOS but with no luck. I think I may have to order a new BIOS chip :(.
     
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