Satellite Pro A200 (PSAE4E) - location of BIOS chip

The location of the chip of the BIOS on this Toshiba or anyone have a picture of something similar, so I know what I'm looking for? I took the motherboard and despite a sticker that says U52 ILHAM V1.20 BIOS, AAB4, I can't find t he (assuming that U52 refers to the number of chips).

Cell death after a BIOS update failure so investigate on get another reprogrammed if I can find where the chip is.

I didn't really update the BIOS - I run the util Toshiba BIOS to see what version I had installed (I think that all other util of BIOS I used allows to see this info before I do anything)-Fr. lists v5.6 for XP but v2.6 for Vista (have not heard before different BIOS for different OS. The Toshiba util went straight into programming - no info, no warning.

Not worth the cost of replacing the mobo and respectful of the environment, I would rather at least try the replacement of the chip (perhaps if someone from Toshiba is reading this and they would prefer that the environment, better try that by far the mandrel, then they might feel inclined to let me know where it is!)

Any info gratefully received.

See you soon


Hi Rob,

First of the BIOS chip is always located on the motherboard, but it s not so easy it reflash with another image. It is possible people allowed because it's not easy. In the worst case, you could destroy your motherboard together!

I m no owner A200 and I never turn off laptops because it's pretty tricky. In this case contact the ASP for help. I recommend to you! The guy can really help you.

Here you can find one: > support & downloads > find an authorized service provider

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