Just happened yuesterday when I rebooted
Beeps and says:
Award BootBlock BIOSv 1.0
Aopyright (c) 2000, Award Software, INC.
BIOS ROM Checksum error
Detecting floppy drive A media...
INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER
So I created a dos boot disk with awdflash.exe and...
haha, I've set a hard drive alight by pluggin in the power connector backwards. I had shaved off the corners of a connector to run a fan at 5v, and forgot about it and several months later put it in the HDD, backwards, when I was installing more RAM. I had the case off when I started it and...
System for a friend, he has a max 700$ budget.
This is what I have no, prices from Newegg:
Soltek K8an2e - 89$
Radeon 9600XT 256mg - 150$
AMD Athlon64 3000+ socket 754 - 150$
Crucial PC3200 512 - 130$
Samsung 80gb 7200rpm 61$
Generic 30$ ATX case
Antec 380w - 60$
Another vote for Half-Life. It took about a week for me to beat, and took way too much of my time. That didnt matter though, I just HAD to get out of Black Mesa. This was easily the most immersive game I've played, and the most fun. It was also the first game to actually hold my attention...