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The error dialog said to view the help file for troubleshooting (and there was the button for it in the dialog underneath), but on clicking the OK button for the error It simply cannot be; the battery is absolutely dead. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. It seems it fails quite often. 0 LVL 91 Overall: Level 91 Windows XP 38 Laptops/Notebooks 37 Hardware 36 Message Active today Expert Comment by:nobus2012-11-22 a doorstep is a dead this content

Posted by kd4z on 11 May 2010 18:31 Verified Answer Verified by Comedian DGKPCON is right. previous postnext post 13 Responses #1 kunmoni said... 26-Jul-09 11:59 PM many thks. Instead of Winphlash actually telling you the real reason, it claims the BIOS is unflashable. Here is the link to that page: http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/p/19242290/19371329.aspx#19371329 If you cannot upgrade the bios I suggest one of three solutions: 1. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19248415

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MacFrugal View Public Profile Send a private message to MacFrugal Find all posts by MacFrugal (#7) hammond_egger Member Posts: 52 Join Date: Dec 2009 Location: Delaware 03-13-2010, 11:26 When launched from the root, it finds the new image file and proceeds normally. Finally recognized AND charged the battery.

The cable looks great too. Like 1 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Thanks! Dell Inspiron 1525 Bios Update But however I have tried to do all the things I have read up on and with battery in I get 144 message about battery when I take battery out I

Please and Thank you for any solutions Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Dell Inspiron 1501 Bios Password Not sure if it is my motherboard, vista, or hardware- nothing happened to the compuer it just one day quit charging and giving the same messages as mentioned in the thread. Best of luck! http://forum.notebookreview.com/threads/bios-upgrade-winphlash-error-144-bios-is-not-flashable-with-hp-compaq-presario-pavillon.752441/ Upon loading, same problem.

Also trying to write the text using all the search terms I used. Dell Inspiron E1505 Bios Update Winphlash then flashes the BIOS normally with no error messages. I would get the same Error as listed in earlier posts Error Code 144. In my research for this issue there were 3 possible problems that I could understand.

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Expand to show what's available. http://www.mydellmini.com/forum/dell-mini-9-hardware-issues-problems/8597-bios-update-error.html Clearly they want things kept under wraps for many reasons I can think of. Dell Inspiron 1501 Bios Update Windows 7 SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME!!!!! Dell Inspiron 1501 Bios Reset Jumper Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules All content Copyright ©2000 - 2015 MajorGeeks.comForum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2015 XenForo Ltd.

The final issue is, what I was trying to resolve, a BIOS error and would need to be flashed. news my laptop is plugged in... #4 julian m bucknall said... 13-Jul-10 8:31 PM Kyle: Can't help you there I'm afraid, apart from asking whether the laptop actually recognizes that the power Posted by aholic on 9 Feb 2012 10:05 Thank You Thank You Thank You How would I have ever had figured this out... Hi Gregory, Flashing Bios is one of the crucial and risky things to do because it can brick your Computer, and possible to corrupt your Bios Program if something went wrong Dell Inspiron 1501 Bios Master Password

The BIOS is flashable, just not on battery power. I closed winphlash, downloaded the correct bios (the one for the Pavillon ze5200 which is K.13) and the BIOS update went perfeclty well without any problems. If it doesn't match what Dell looks for, it won't use it. http://completeprogrammer.net/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-1501-bios-battery-error.html but thx for the post...

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I'll keep you posted on my progress, (or lack thereof).

I'm not crazy tech savvy but here's what's going on... Posted by Tom Vihvelin on 22 Mar 2009 9:05 After hours and hours of frustration with trying to flash my 1501 BIOS, I found a solution. With the computer plugged in to the power supply, and running, I removed the battery. Dell Inspiron 1501 Upgrade So I went to find the folder into which the app had been unpacked (by default, C:\Windows\Temp\WINPHLASH) and ran the WinPhlash.exe app manually.

So, if this solution doesn't work for you, I really can't help. installed. I tried flashing the bios, computer froze, and I learned the hard way why you don't restart mid flash. check my blog Tom Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available.

Dell inspiron 1501 decided it couldn't read the battery one day. "Battery not identified" on boot up. After going through a multitude of tests, we determined that the issue was related to Intel NIC drivers on some new HP desktop computers … Networking Networking Protocols Hardware Windows OS I purchased a new charger for my computer. You don't have to click the Flash Bios button at all.

So, Winphlash thought it was and gave that error. Shutdown the system, replace the battery and try booting. 0 LVL 3 Overall: Level 3 Message Active 1 day ago Author Comment by:pma1112012-11-21 got to stage 5, download the file Stay logged in Sign up now! I do not get any errors messages but the battery will not charge past 3%.

I have already spent as much trying to fix this computer as i did when i purchased it. I have done some research and everything points to this being a BIOS issue. i spent 2h after upgrading my mini on win7 and got the same issue...quite easy solution but not logical at all. #2 Alex said... 29-Oct-09 5:09 PM Tks!!!! Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

Suddenly the AC adapter is not recognized and will not charge the battery. Thanks, Phoenix Technologies. Get the tools and the know-how at our Mac OS X section. It wont get to windows so how do I upgrade the BIOS, where do I get the updated bios and install it? 0 LVL 25 Overall: Level 25 Hardware 6

starfish7707 Notebook Enthusiast Reputations: 0 Messages: 19 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 5 I know this notebook is from the stoneage. Second, you need a Bootable Flash Drive, make sure that your Flash Drive is empty and Bootable or else it will not boot. The link on that site just points to a torrent search site: http://isohunt.com/release/359225/. OK Asked Gregory Mackane on Tue, 2011-12-06 11:32 Gregory Mackane's question Gregory Mackane's question Login or Signup Now to post comments Tweet Comment viewing options Flat list - collapsedFlat list -

hopefully a new battery will charge w/ updated bios.