Old Tosh Notebook problem

  MMC 18:05 31 Jan 2003

I have been given a Tosh Satellite 100CS to repair. The first screen tells me "the BIOS is damaged, insert maintenance disk". I have had a quick look round the Tosh support area and not seen anything except a couple of BIOS update files. Anyone out there who can help? Thanks in advance.

  Cuddles 20:50 31 Jan 2003

Have a look here click here, i had a similar message with a Tosh 110cs and am sure i found download here.

  Lú-tzé 20:55 31 Jan 2003

Do you know the BIOS version / type?

Seems as if the best option is a bios upgrade / repair / flash.

click here for a link to a possible bios file.

You will need to register or enter the following:
user: drivers
password: all

  MMC 21:05 31 Jan 2003

Found the Bios file on a Tosh support site eventually!! After I flashed the Bios to Version 5.3 it then started re-booting every time it checked the memory. Funnily enough, the memory went from 4Mb to 8Mb after I removed ram card (Kingston memory). I am now into Win95. The things I do for friends!! Thanks again.

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