Updating bios on emachines
This article has steps you can perform to restore your BIOS and save your motherboard.
Either you didn’t listen to this warning, something interrupted the update or you used the wrong BIOS update leaving you with a corrupted BIOS.
Newer computers models with UEFI/EFI need to have the legacy mode enabled (or disabling the secure boot).
If you have computer with UEFI/EFI, go to UEFI/EFI configuration.
The Boot Menu is the Windows’ menu that lets you select the device you want to boot from: HDD, USB, CD-ROM etc.
If the Boot Menu isn’t available, you can force your computer to boot from an external and removable media (such as a USB flash drive, CD or DVD) by configuring your BIOS/UEFI settings.
In the event that a recovery procedure cannot be performed you can do the steps below: First off, you will need to open up the computer case and change a jumper on the motherboard into the “Recovery Mode Position”.Method #3 – If none of the above work, check that the BIOS/UEFI settings are correct and you can “move” the USB item at the top of the list in the Boot Device Select Menu.With this method, you’ll be forcing your computer to always boot from a USB flash drive first and then from your hard drive.To access the Boot Menu, find your PC manufacturer below to see what combination of keys you need: Windows 8 and Windows 10 computers usually have the new UEFI/EFI that needs some configuration before you can proceed to boot from a USB flash drive.If you’re not sure how to access UEFI/EFI, go to To access BIOS/UEFI instructions. Alternatives names can be any of the following, depending on your computer model: key.