BIOS Checksum error Tags: Configuration BIOS Floppy Disk Checksum Windows XP Last response: February 26, 2013 6:12 PM in Windows XP Share Rosco2382 February 25, 2013 5:29:11 PM When I start my PC this is what pops up BIOS ROM checksum error Detecting Floppy Drive A media... Drive A error. System Halt I don't have a Floppy Drive, the PC is an ACER Veriton M261. I have already reset the BIOS with the Jumper. I have tried a new known to work HDD from another Veriton M261. More about : bios checksum error ex_bubblehead February 25, 2013 8:05:21 PM Replace the CMOS battery, it's dead. Rosco2382 February 25, 2013 8:25:49 PM Thanks shipmate but that didn't seem to fix the issue. Related resources BIOS CHECKSUM ERROR - Forum BIOS ROM CHECKSUM ERROR ! - Forum BIOS ROM checksum error Detecting Floppy Drive A media... Drive A error . System - Forum Main bios checksum error - Forum Error bad bios checksum starting bios recovery in asus k8v-mx motherboard - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Rosco2382 February 26, 2013 4:22:04 PM BIOS ROM checksum error Keyboard error or no keyboard present Detecting floppy drive A media... Drive A error. System halt. Keyboard and mouse plugged in. No floppy drive. Should I try to clear the CMOS and flash the BIOS? Hawkeye22 February 26, 2013 4:43:38 PM Make sure the floppy drive is disabled in the bios. This sounds like a motherboard failure. Were you updating the bios or something when it started? you can try reflashing the bios if needed, but it may be time for you to get a new computer. Rosco2382 February 26, 2013 6:12:26 PM Its the MoBo, i have done and tested everything. Unfortunately for no real reason that I can see the MOBO just fried itself. Thanks all for the help. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMain BIOS checksum error ForumBIOS or DOS ROM checksum error ForumBIOS or DOS ROM checksum error ForumWarning main bios checksum error ForumMain Bios checksum error ForumHow do i solve bios rom checksum error on my computer ForumMain Bios Checksum Error ? ForumMs office 2007 More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !