New bios chip for $15.00 Tags: BIOS Chip Shutdown Components Last response: September 11, 2011 3:23 AM in Components Share aperry September 10, 2011 11:21:53 PM Hello, I flashed a FIC VA-503+ v1.2a board with the wrong bios...shut down entirely. Is the bios chip soldered or removable? Can you sell a replacement? Thanks, Alex Perry More about : bios chip popatim September 10, 2011 11:31:41 PM on images of the board that I found online I do not see that the bios chip is in a socket so it is not easily replaced. vigilante212 September 11, 2011 12:40:57 AM just remove the battery to reset the bios Related resources New Gaming/Streaming Build. $ 1500 -$2000. Suggestions Welcome! - Forum New Build $13- 1500 : Any final considerations - Forum $1300-$ 1500 New PC Build Advice Needed-($25 BONUS INSIDE) - Forum New $ 1500 gaming rig - Forum System Upgrade(s) $ 1500 Budget. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer christop September 11, 2011 1:29:20 AM vigilante212 said:just remove the battery to reset the bios That doesn't work when you corrupt the bios with a bad flash. If your board was super cheap it wont have a socket-ed bios chip. mavroxur September 11, 2011 2:01:51 AM That board, does in fact, have a socketed BIOS chip. It's along the front edge of the board, in front of the *cough cough* ISA slots. I'm curious though, why are you flashing the BIOS on a Socket 7 motherboard? beenthere September 11, 2011 3:23:00 AM You might be able to restore the original BIOS if you saved it as is often the case before installing a new BIOS. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New Gaming System for ~ 1500 ... Forum Adding new athlon chip to my mobo. Forum New bios chip for asus motherboard Forum New i7 Gaming PC Budget $ 1500 Forum New cpu won't post. Need bios chip ? Forum My new 1500 W can not handle my computer Forum Can i swap bios chip Forum Need help on final parts for -$ 1500 game rig Forum $ 1,500 - How does this build look? Forum 212 evo fan replacement Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !