Asus ac46c only bios menu after on

  jecams 04:50 AM 16 Jun 13

Hello to all i have asus ac46c, accidentally during restart i press key f9, instead of f8 for safe mode.. and now my laptop only bios menu affair after on, even i try to restore bios setting, even i flash the bios to latest version.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:45 AM 16 Jun 13

Some things to try

1.Remove all power to machine by removing power cord and battery

  1. Press and hold the power button for 30 seconds

  2. reconnect mains lead (leave battery out) and attempt to reboot.


Remove and refit memory and retry to boot


Remove and refit hard drive and retry to boot

If still no good do 1. again and alsoremove the CMOS battery if you can get at it. before doing 2. and 3.

  jecams 11:36 AM 16 Jun 13

i try to do that but same problem... but cmos battery i cannot remove because this laptop is under warranty,.. but may problem the location of store where i buy is too far away in my location....

any other solution...... except openig the unit....

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:55 AM 16 Jun 13

After it boots to BIOS check the boot order and make sure CD drive is first boot device followed by HDD drive.

Press F10 save and exit

Make sure there are no usb devices plugged in and nothing in the DVD drive

  jecams 03:54 AM 17 Jun 13

may problem also there is no boot option, on bios,in boot option priorities like cd rom and hdd are none..

but in advanced sata configuration hdd and cd rom is detected....

  chub_tor 09:09 AM 17 Jun 13

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