CN101894054A - Computer system with damaged BIOS data repairing function and repairing method thereof - Google Patents

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CN101894054A
CN101894054A CN2009101417726A CN200910141772A CN101894054A CN 101894054 A CN101894054 A CN 101894054A CN 2009101417726 A CN2009101417726 A CN 2009101417726A CN 200910141772 A CN200910141772 A CN 200910141772A CN 101894054 A CN101894054 A CN 101894054A
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The invention provides a computer system with damaged BIOS data repairing function. When one BIOS data in the interior of computer is damaged, the computer system can update and repair BIOS data in memory cell of computer system by an external electronic device (another computer or USB pocket drive) in standby mode. The computer system comprises a memory cell, a data transmission interface, a power supply unit and a control unit. The computer system is electrically connected with the external electronic device by virtue of the data transmission interface. The power supply unit is used for providing a standby power supply (in standby mode) when the computer system is in shutdown. The control unit is respectively electrically connected with the power supply unit and the data transmission interface, and the control unit acts according to the standby power supply and receives the external BIOS data stored by the external electronic device.

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具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法 With a computer system and repair methods to repair damaged BIOS data capabilities

技术领域 FIELD

[0001] 本发明关于一种具有修复毁损BI0S(basic input output system)数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法。 Computer system and method for repair [0001] The present invention relates to a repairing damage having BI0S (basic input output system) data capabilities.

背景技术 Background technique

[0002] 随着信息科技的快速发展,以及网络通讯的便利与进步,电脑已经成为每个家庭必备的电子产品之一。 [0002] With the convenient and rapid progress in the development of information technology and network communications, computer has become necessary for each family of electronic products.

[0003] 在一般的电脑中,于主板上装设一BIOS元件,以作为电脑硬件与操作系统之间的沟通界面,并通过执行储存于BIOS中的指令程序,以进行电脑的开机作业。 [0003] In a general computer, a BIOS on the motherboard mounting element, as a communication interface between the computer hardware and operating system, and by executing the program of instructions stored in the BIOS, boot the computer to perform the job. 因此,若BIOS 元件发生故障时,将导致电脑无法正常的开机。 Thus, if the BIOS element fails, the computer will not result in a normal boot.

[0004] 而当发生BIOS故障而无法顺利开机时,由于使用者往往没有适当的工具或相关的知识可以自行处理,因而只有选择将电脑送修一途。 [0004] When a failure occurs BIOS can not boot successfully because users often do not have the proper tools or related knowledge can handle, so only choose a way to repair the computer. 如此一来,不仅影响了使用者正常的工作之外,亦增加了各种有形及无形的维修成本。 Thus, not only affect the user's normal work outside, also increased the tangible and intangible costs of maintenance.

[0005] 为克服上述的不便,有业者提出一种双BIOS的电脑,当其中一个BIOS发生故障时,将可利用另一个BIOS进行指令程序的修复,进而免去了将电脑送修的不便。 [0005] To overcome the above inconveniences, the industry has proposed a dual BIOS of the computer, wherein when a failure occurs BIOS, the BIOS may be utilized to repair another instruction of the program, and thus eliminates the inconvenience of the repair computer. 然而,若是发生两个BIOS同时毁损的状况时,使用者仍然必须将电脑进行送修。 However, if the BIOS while two damaged condition occurs, the user will still have to repair computers.

[0006] 因此,如何提供一种具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法,使其能够让使用者自行处理电脑的BIOS毁损的状况,进而省去将电脑进行送修时所产生的维修成本,实属当前重要课题之一。 [0006] Therefore, how to provide a computer system and a method for repairing a damaged BIOS data repair function having, lets the user make it possible to own computer's BIOS damaged condition, thereby eliminating the need for a computer is generated when the repair of maintenance costs, it is currently one of the important issues.

发明内容 SUMMARY

[0007] 有鉴于上述课题,本发明的目的为提供一种能够让使用者自行更新及修复电脑系统的BIOS数据,进而省去将电脑进行送修时所产生的维修成本的具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法。 [0007] In view of the above problems, an object of the present invention to provide a way to allow users to update their own BIOS data and repairing computer system, thereby eliminating the need for repair will be generated when the computer maintenance cost to repair damaged BIOS data having function computer systems and repair methods.

[0008] 为达上述目的,一种具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统,配合一外部电子装置所储存的一外部BIOS数据,电脑系统包含一储存单元、一数据传输界面、一电源供应单元以及一控制单元。 [0008] To achieve the above object, having a function of repairing damaged BIOS data of the computer system, with an external BIOS data, a computer system is stored in an external electronic device comprises a storage unit, a data transmission interface, and a power supply unit a control unit. 储存单元储存有一BIOS数据。 The storage unit stores a BIOS data. 电源供应单元于电脑系统关机时提供一待机电源。 A power supply unit provides standby power to the computer system shutdown. 控制单元分别与电源供应单元及数据传输界面电性连接。 The control unit is connected to the power supply unit and a data transmission interface electrically. 其中,当BIOS数据毁损,控制单元依据待机电源而作动,并通过数据传输界面连接外部电子装置,并依据外部BIOS数据更新储存单元所储存的BIOS数据。 Wherein, when a damaged BIOS data, the control unit based on the standby power source actuated, and is connected to an external electronic device via a data transmission interface, and an external BIOS data updated BIOS data stored in the storage unit basis.

[0009] 本发明的一实施例中,其中电脑系统在待机模式下,控制单元依据一外部电子装置(外部电脑或USB随身碟)所发出的一修复信号而更新储存单元所储存的BIOS数据。 [0009] one embodiment of the present invention, wherein the computer system is in the standby mode, the control unit according to a signal of an external electronic device repair (USB drive or an external computer) issued updated BIOS data stored in the storage unit.

[0010] 本发明的一实施例中,其中控制单元依据修复信号强迫电脑系统关机。 [0010] one embodiment of the invention, wherein the control unit based on a signal forcing the repair computer system shutdown.

[0011] 为达上述目的,依据本发明的一种修复已毁损BIOS数据的方法,其适用于一电脑系统,其中电脑系统具有一数据传输界面、一电源供应单元、一控制单元及一储存有一BIOS 数据的BIOS储存单元,修复方法包含下列步骤:将数据传输界面与一外部电子装置进行连接;由该控制单元接收外部电子装置所储存的一外部BIOS数据;以及通过控制单元将外部BIOS数据更新已毁损BIOS数据。 [0011] To achieve the above object, according to the method of repairing method of the invention BIOS Data corrupted, adapted to a computer system, wherein the computer system has a data transmission interface, a power supply unit, a control unit and a storage with a BIOS storage unit BIOS data, the repair method comprising the steps of: a data transmission interface connected to an external electronic device; receiving an external BIOS data from the external electronic device stored by the control unit; and by a control unit external BIOS data is updated corrupt BIOS data.

[0012] 本发明的一实施例中,其中外部电子装置启动一修复应用程序而发送一修复信号至电脑系统的控制单元。 [0012] one embodiment of the present invention, wherein the external electronic device to start the application of a prosthetic repair the control unit transmits a signal to the computer system.

[0013] 本发明的一实施例中,其中控制单元依据修复信号强迫电脑系统关机。 [0013] In one embodiment of the invention, wherein the control unit based on a signal forcing the repair computer system shutdown.

[0014] 承上所述,依据本发明的一种具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法,通过电源供应单元提供一待机电源至控制单元,以使控制单元接收外部电子装置所储存的BIOS数据,并更新并修复电脑系统内部BIOS储存单元的BIOS数据。 [0014] The upper bearing, and having a computer system repair method for repairing a damaged BIOS data in accordance with one feature of the present invention, there is provided a standby power to the control unit via the power supply unit, so that the control unit receives an external electronic storage device the BIOS data, and updates the BIOS data and repair the internal computer system BIOS storage unit. 从而实现能够让使用者自行处理电脑的BIOS毁损的状况,并省去将电脑进行送修时所产生的维修成本。 In order to achieve that allows users handle computer's BIOS damage of their own situation, and eliminating maintenance costs when the repair will be generated by computer.

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[0015] 图1为依据本发明较佳实施例的具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及外部电子装置的一示意图。 [0015] FIG. 1 is a schematic diagram of a computer system according to an external electronic device and to repair damaged BIOS data function of preferred embodiments of the present invention.

[0016] 图2为依据本发明较佳实施例的电脑系统的修复方法的一流程图。 [0016] FIG. 2 is a method of repairing a computer system according to a preferred embodiment of the present invention, a flow chart.

[0017] 图3A为本发明第一实施例的电脑系统与外部电脑相连,并更新电脑系统的BIOS 数据示意图。 [0017] FIG. 3A embodiment of the present computer system and the external computer is connected to the first embodiment, and a schematic diagram of a computer system to update the BIOS data of the present invention.

[0018] 图3B为本发明第二实施例的电脑系统与一可携式储存单元相连,并更新电脑系统的BIOS数据一示意图。 [0018] FIG. 3B computer system of the second embodiment of the present embodiment is connected to a portable storage unit, and a schematic view of a computer system to update the BIOS data of the present invention.

[0019] 图4A为依据本发明第一实施例的电脑系统的修复方法的一流程图。 [0019] FIG. 4A is a method of repairing a computer system according to a first embodiment of the present invention, an embodiment of a flowchart.

[0020] 图4B为依据本发明第二实施例的电脑系统的修复方法的另一流程图。 [0020] FIG. 4B is a flowchart illustrating another method of repairing computer system according to a second embodiment of the present invention.

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[0021] 以下将参照相关图式,说明依据本发明较佳实施例的一种具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法。 [0021] with reference to related drawings will be described a computer system and having a repair method for repairing a damaged BIOS data function according to a preferred embodiment of the present invention.

[0022] 请参照图1所示,图1为本发明较佳实施例的一种具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统的一示意图。 [0022] Referring to FIG. 1, a preferred embodiment of FIG. 1 a schematic view of a repairing damaged BIOS data of the computer system having the function of the present invention. 电脑系统1包含一储存单元11、一数据传输界面12、一电源供应单元13以及一控制单元14。 Computer system 1 comprises a storage unit 11, a data transmission interface 12, a power supply unit 13 and a control unit 14.

[0023] 当电脑系统1中的储存单元11所储存的一BIOS数据发生毁损时,将可通过一外部电子装置2所储存的一外部BIOS数据以更新修复电脑系统1的储存单元11中的BIOS数据。 [0023] When damaged a BIOS The data in computer system storage unit 11 stored occurs, through an external BIOS to an external electronic device 2 stored data update fixes BIOS 11 computer system storage unit 1 data. 在本实施例中,外部电子装置2可为一桌上型电脑、一笔记本电脑、一可携式数据储存装置或其它具有数据储存功能的电子装置(例如随身碟)。 In the present embodiment, the external electronic device 2 may be a desktop, a laptop, a portable data storage device or other electronic device (e.g. flash disk) having a data storage function. 另外,电脑系统1的BIOS数据发生毁损包含因病毒攻击或更新BIOS版本失败等状况,而导致电脑系统1无法正常开机, 因此,必须依靠外部电子装置2的协助,来进行BIOS更新修复,使电脑系统1正常开机。 In addition, the computer system BIOS 1 data occurred damage included due to virus attack or updated BIOS version failure and other conditions, which led to the computer system can not boot properly, therefore, have to rely on the assistance of external electronic device 2 to perform BIOS update fixes the computer The system starts up normally.

[0024] 在本实施例中,电脑系统1与外部电子装置2可通过数据传输界面12连接,外部电子装置2并可通过数据传输界面12传送外部BIOS数据至电脑系统1,以更新电脑系统1 的BIOS数据。 [0024] In the present embodiment, the computer system 1 and the external electronic device 2 may be connected via a data transmission interface 12, and may transmit data to the external computer system BIOS external electronic device 2 through the data transfer interface 12 to update the computer system 1 the BIOS data. 其中,数据传输界面12可为一通用串行总线(Universal Serial Bus,USB) 界面。 Wherein the data transfer interface 12 can be a USB (Universal Serial Bus, USB) interface.

[0025] 在本实施例中,电源供应单元13于电脑系统1关机时,提供一待机电源。 [0025] In the present embodiment, the power supply unit 13 to shut down when the computer system 1, providing a standby power. 此外,电脑系统1于开机状态或工作状态时,电源供应单元13则分别提供电脑系统中的各元件所需 Further, when the computer system 1 in power-on state or the working state, the power supply unit 13 are provided each of the required elements of a computer system

5的操作电源。 5 the operation of the power supply.

[0026] 控制单元14分别与数据传输界面12及电源供应单元13电性连接。 [0026] The data transfer interface 14 and 12 respectively, and the power supply unit 13 is electrically connected to the control unit. 在本实施例中,控制单元14是依据电源供应单元13所提供的待机电源而作动,并接收外部电子装置2 所储存的外部BIOS数据,而将外部电子装置2所储存的外部BIOS数据输入至储存单元11。 External BIOS data in the present embodiment, the control unit 14 is based on the standby power source the power supply unit 13 is provided to be actuated and receive the external BIOS data from the external electronic device 2 stored, and the external electronic device stored 2 input 11 to the storage unit. 其中,前述的将外部BIOS数据输入储存单元11,可为将外部BIOS数据更新至储存单元11。 Wherein the input of the external BIOS data storage unit 11, may be external to the updated BIOS data storage unit 11.

[0027] 在实际运用上,控制单元14将可依据设计者的需求,而为一内嵌式控制单元,且控制单元14具有一串行外围接口总线(Serial Peripheral InterfaceBus,SPI)界面或一低引脚计数(Low Pin Count, LPC)界面。 [0027] In actual use, control unit 14 will be based on the needs of the designer unit and is a built-in control unit, and the control unit 14 has a serial peripheral interface bus (Serial Peripheral InterfaceBus, SPI) interface or a low pin count (Low pin count, LPC) interface.

[0028] 另外,值得一提的是,在本实施例中,当外部电子装置2与电脑系统1的数据传输界面12电性连接后,外部电子装置2将发出一修复信号。 [0028] Further, it is worth mentioning that, in the present embodiment, the external electronic device when the data transfer interface 12 to the computer system 2 is electrically connected to an external electronic device 2 will send a signal to repair. 控制单元14将可依据外部电子装置2所发出的修复信号接收外部电子装置2所储存的外部BIOS数据。 The control unit 14 may receive the external BIOS data stored in the external electronic device 2 according to the repair signal emitted by the external electronic device 2. 此外,控制单元14 亦可依据修复信号强迫电脑系统1进行关机。 Further, the control unit 14 may also be a forced shutdown signal based on the repair computer system.

[0029] 此外,电脑系统1更可包含一南桥芯片15及一切换单元16。 [0029] In addition, the computer system 1 may further include a south bridge chip 15, and a switching unit 16. 其中,切换单元16分别与南桥芯片15、控制单元14及储存单元11电性连接。 Wherein the switching unit 16 and the south bridge chip 15, respectively, the control unit 14 and the storage unit 11 is electrically connected.

[0030] 在本实施例中,当控制单元14依据外部电子装置2的修复信号强迫电脑系统1进行关机时,切换单元16将导通控制单元14与储存单元11,且控制单元14将所接收外部电子装置2所传送的外部BIOS数据,据以修复并更新电脑系统1的储存单元11中的BIOS数据。 [0030] In the present embodiment, when the control unit 14 to shut down according to the repair signal to force the computer system the external electronic device 2 to 1, the switching unit 16 is turned on the control unit 14 and the storage unit 11, and the control unit 14 stores the received external BIOS data transmitted from the external electronic device 2, it is to repair the system and update the computer's BIOS data storage unit 1 in 11. 另外,当控制单元14未强迫电脑系统1关机时,切换单元16将导通南桥芯片15与储存单元11。 Further, when the control unit 14 is not forced to shut down the computer system 1, switch unit 16 is turned south bridge chip 15 and the storage unit 11. 换句话说,切换单元16是用以切换储存单元11与南桥芯片15及控制单元14 之间的导通关系。 In other words, the switching unit 16 is turned on to switch the storage unit 14, 11 and the relationship between the south bridge chip 15 and the control unit. 其中,当控制单元14欲进行BIOS数据的修复更新的工作时,切换单元16 将导通控制单元14与储存单元11,以使外部电子装置2所储存的外部BIOS数据可输入至电脑系统1的储存单元11。 Wherein, when the control unit 14 to be performed BIOS data restoration update operation, the switching unit 16 is turned on the control unit 14 and the storage unit 11, so that the external electronic device 2 external BIOS data stored may be input to the computer system 1 The storage unit 11.

[0031] 接着,请参照图2的流程图并搭配图1所示,以说明本发明的较佳实施例的修复方法,其可与上述的电脑系统1搭配使用。 [0031] Next, referring to the flowchart of FIG. 2 and FIG. 1 with, to illustrate the preferred embodiment of the repair method of the present embodiment of the invention, which may be used with a computer system described above. 而电脑系统的修复方法的步骤包含步骤S01〜步骤S03。 The steps of a method of repairing a computer system comprising the steps of S01~ step S03.

[0032] 步骤S01是将数据传输界面12与一外部电子装置2进行连接。 [0032] Step S01 is a data transmission interface 12 connected to an external electronic device 2.

[0033] 步骤S02是由控制单元14接收外部电子装置2所储存的一外部BIOS数据。 [0033] Step S02 is received by the control unit 14 to an external electronic device the external BIOS data stored 2.

[0034] 步骤S03是通过控制单元14将外部BIOS数据更新储存单元11中已毁损的BIOS 数据。 [0034] In step S03 the control unit 14 through the external BIOS data storage unit 11 to update the BIOS data corrupted.

[0035] 另外,为了更进一步的说明本发明较佳实施例的具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法,以下以两个实施例举例说明。 [0035] In order to further illustrate the preferred embodiments of the present invention has a computer system and a method for repairing a damaged BIOS data repair function, the following examples illustrate two embodiments.

[0036] 第一实施例 [0036] First embodiment

[0037] 请参照图3A,在本实施例中,与电脑系统1搭配使用的外部电子装置为一外部电脑21。 [0037] Referring to Figure 3A, in the present embodiment, the external electronic device for use with a computer system is an external computer 21. 其中,外部电脑21可为一桌上型电脑或一笔记本电脑。 Wherein the external computer 21 may be a desktop or a laptop. 本实施例以一笔记本电脑为例,并非以此为限。 In this embodiment, a laptop, for example, is not limited thereto.

[0038] 接着,请参照图4A的流程图并搭配图3A所示,修复方法可与上述的电脑系统1与外部电脑21搭配使用,而电脑系统的修复方法的步骤包含步骤S11〜步骤S13。 [0038] Next, referring to the flowchart shown in FIG. 4A and with 3A, the repairing method can be 21 used with the above-described computer system and the external computer 1, and the step of the repair method comprising the steps of a computer system S11~ step S13.

[0039] 步骤S11是电脑系统1通过数据传输界面12与一外部电脑21进行连接。 [0039] Step S11 is a computer system via a data transmission interface 12 for connecting to an external computer 21. 在实际运用上,当使用者操作如上述的具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统1,若发生电脑系 In actual use, when the user operates as described above has a function of repairing damaged BIOS data of the computer system, the computer system if it occurs

6统1的BIOS毁损而无法正常开机时,将可使用一通用串行总线传输线(USB cable)电性连接外部电脑21。 6 is a system BIOS boot normally can not be damaged, will use a universal serial bus transmission line (USB cable) 21 is electrically connected to an external computer.

[0040] 步骤S12是由控制单元14接收外部电脑21所储存的一外部BIOS数据。 [0040] Step S12 is received by the control unit 14 to an external computer external BIOS stored data 21. 在实际运用上,当外部电脑21与数据传输界面12电性连接后,接着将外部电脑21开机以进入正常的工作状态,此时,外部电脑21将可通过自动或手动的方式启动一修复应用程序,以与电脑系统1的控制单元14进行沟通,并在确认电脑系统1所需要的BIOS数据后,发送出一修复信号至电脑系统1的控制单元14。 In actual use, when the external data transfer interface 21 and the computer 12 is electrically connected to the external computer 21 will then start to enter the normal working state, at this time, the external computer 21 will initiate a repair application may be automatically or manually program, to communicate with computer system 14 of the control unit 1, and after confirming the BIOS data required for computer system 1 transmits a signal to the computer system to repair a control unit 14 of FIG. 控制单元14在接收到该修复信号后,将通知外部电脑21传送正常开机时所需的BIOS数据,并由控制单元14接收BIOS数据。 The control unit 14 after receiving the repair signal, the computer 21 notifies the external BIOS data transfer required for normal boot, by the control unit 14 receives the BIOS data. 接着,控制单元14将依据修复信号强迫电脑系统1进行关机,而电源供应单元13将提供一待机电源至控制单元14。 Next, the control unit 14 according to a shutdown signal to force the repair computer system, and the power supply unit 13 to provide a standby power control unit 14.

[0041] 步骤13是通过控制单元14将外部电脑21所储存的外部BIOS数据更新储存单元11中已毁损的BIOS数据。 [0041] Step 13 is formed by the external control unit 14 updates BIOS data stored in the external storage unit 21 in the computer 11 has been damaged BIOS data. 在实际运用上,控制单元14将外部BIOS数据烧录至储存单元11,以更新储存单元11中的BIOS数据。 In actual use, control unit 14 external BIOS programming data to the storage unit 11, 11 to update the BIOS data in the storage unit.

[0042] 此外,为了避免BIOS数据在更新的过程中因杂讯的干扰,而造成错误的产生,将可通过电脑系统1的切换单元16进行切换动作,而使储存单元11的界面信号线仅与控制单元14形成导通。 [0042] Further, in order to avoid the updated BIOS data in the process due to the interference noise, causing generation of errors, the operation can be switched by the switching unit 16 of the computer system 1, the storage unit 11 of the interface signal line only and the control unit 14 is turned on is formed.

[0043] 在实际操作上,当控制单元14完成BIOS数据的更新后,外部电脑21的显示器将会显示一完成信息,以通知使用者,电脑系统1的储存单元11已经修复完成,将可以进行正常的开机动作。 [0043] In practice, when the control unit 14 to update the BIOS data is completed, the external computer 21 display a completion message will be displayed to inform the user, the computer system 1 of the storage unit 11 has been restored to the can normal boot operation.

[0044] 另外,值得一提的是,若电脑系统1于进行BIOS修复之前已为关机的状态时,控制单元14将不需要进行强迫电脑系统1关机的动作。 [0044] Further, it is worth mentioning that, when the computer system 1 is performed as in the shutdown state, the control unit 14 fixes the BIOS need not be forced to shut down the operation of a computer system. 此外,当电脑系统1处于关机状态时, 电源供应单元13将提供一待机电源至控制单元14。 Further, when the computer system 1 is turned off, the power supply unit 13 to provide a standby power control unit 14.

[0045] 通过上述的硬件结构及修复方法,使用者仅需要利用另一台电脑,即可以近似全自动的方式进行BIOS数据的修复。 [0045] The hardware configuration and the above-described repair method, the user only need to use another computer, that can be approximately fully automatically repairing BIOS data. 其中,控制单元将可依据电源供应单元所提供的待机电源进行外部BIOS数据的接受,并将外部BIOS数据更新至储存单元中,以让使用者可以轻易的解决电脑的BIOS毁损的状况。 Wherein the control unit may be based on the standby power provided by the power supply unit receives an external BIOS data, the updated BIOS data into the external storage unit, to enable a user can easily solve the situation damaged BIOS of the computer.

[0046] 第二实施例 [0046] Second Embodiment

[0047] 请参照图3B,在本实施例中,电脑系统1与一可携式数据储存装置22搭配使用。 [0047] Referring to Figure 3B, in the embodiment, a computer system 1 used with a portable data storage device 22 in the present embodiment. 其中,本实施例以一闪存(Flash Disk)为例,并非以此为限。 Wherein, in the present embodiment, a flash memory (Flash Disk), for example, is not limited thereto.

[0048] 接着,请参照图4B的流程图并搭配图3B所示,本发明的另一种较佳实施例的修复方法,其与上述的电脑系统1及可携式数据储存装置22搭配使用,而电脑系统的修复方法的步骤包含步骤S21〜步骤S23。 [0048] Next, referring to the flowchart of FIG. 4B with and 3B, another preferred embodiment of the repair method of the present invention, using the above-described computer system 22 and portable data storage device with and step fix the computer system comprises the steps of S21~ step S23.

[0049] 步骤S21是将数据传输界面12与一可携式数据储存装置22进行连接。 [0049] Step S21 is a data transmission interface 12 and a portable data storage device 22 is connected.

[0050] 步骤S22是由控制单元14接收可携式数据储存装置22所储存的外部BIOS数据。 [0050] Step S22 is to receive a portable external BIOS data stored in the data storage device 22 by the control unit 14. 在实际操作上,当可携式数据储存装置22与数据传输界面12电性连接后,控制单元14将执行一修复应用程序,并发送一修复信号至可携式数据储存装置22,以搜寻可携式数据储存装置22中所储存的外部BIOS数据,并接收该外部BIOS数据。 In practice, when the data transfer interface 22 and 12 is electrically connected to portable data storage device, the control unit 14 will execute a repair application, and sends a signal to the repair portable data storage device 22 to search available external portable data storage device 22 in the BIOS data stored, and receives the external BIOS data. 此外,控制单元14依据修复信号强迫电脑系统1进行关机,而电源供应单元13将提供一待机电源至控制单元14。 Further, the control unit 14 based on the repair signal forced shutdown computer system 1, and the power supply unit 13 to provide a standby power control unit 14.

[0051] 步骤S23是通过控制单元14将可携式数据储存装置22所储存的外部BIOS数据更新储存单元11中已毁损的BIOS数据。 [0051] Step S23 is the BIOS data stored in the external BIOS data updating means 22 corrupted storage unit 11 by the control unit 14 of the portable data storage. 此外,为了避免BIOS数据在更新的过程中产生杂讯的干扰,将可通过电脑系统1的切换单元16进行切换动作,而使储存单元11的界面信号线仅与控制单元14形成导通。 Further, in order to avoid the BIOS data generating interference noise during the update process, and the operation can be switched by the switching unit 16 of the computer system 1, the storage unit 11 of the interface signal lines formed only with the control unit 14 is turned on.

[0052] 另外,在实际操作上,若电脑系统1于进行BIOS修复之前已为关机的状态时,控制单元14将不需要进行强迫电脑系统1关机的动作。 When the state has been turned off, the control unit before the [0052] Further, in actual operation, if the computer system 1 for carrying out repair BIOS 14 need not be forced to shut down the operation of a computer system. 此外,当电脑系统1处于关机状态时, 电源供应单元13将提供一待机电源至控制单元14。 Further, when the computer system 1 is turned off, the power supply unit 13 to provide a standby power control unit 14.

[0053] 通过上述的硬件结构与修复方法,使用者仅需要利用一可携式数据储存装置,即可以进行电脑系统的BIOS数据的修复,如此将可让使用者省去将电脑进行送修时所产生的各种维修成本。 When [0053] the above-described hardware configuration and repair methods, user need only use a portable data storage device that can repair the BIOS data of the computer system, thus eliminating the need for the user to allow the computer to be repaired a variety of maintenance costs incurred.

[0054] 综上所述,依据本发明的一种具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统及其修复方法,通过电源供应单元提供一待机电源至控制单元,以使控制单元接收外部电子装置所储存的BIOS数据,并输入至BIOS,从而实现能够让使用者自行处理电脑的BIOS毁损的状况,并省去将电脑进行送修时所产生的维修成本。 [0054] In summary, in accordance with one of the present invention has a computer system and a method for repairing a damaged BIOS data repair capabilities, to provide a standby power control unit via the power supply unit, so that the control unit receives an external electronic storage device the BIOS data, and input to BIOS, enabling the user to allow the computer's BIOS handle the situation on their own damage, repair costs and eliminating the need for a computer for repair when produced.

[0055] 以上所述仅为举例性,而非为限制性者。 [0055] The foregoing is only illustrative and not a limiting sense. 任何未脱离本发明的精神与范畴,而对其进行的等效修改或变更,均应包含于权利要求书中。 Any without departing from the spirit and scope of the invention, and its equivalent modifications or variations could be made in the claims.

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  1. 一种具有修复毁损BIOS数据功能的电脑系统,配合外部电子装置所储存的外部BIOS数据,其特征是,上述电脑系统包含:储存单元,其储存有BIOS数据;数据传输界面;电源供应单元,于上述电脑系统关机时,提供待机电源;以及控制单元,分别与上述电源供应单元及上述数据传输界面电性连接;其中,当上述BIOS数据毁损,上述控制单元依据上述待机电源而作动,并通过上述数据传输界面连接上述外部电子装置,并依据上述外部BIOS数据更新上述储存单元所储存的上述BIOS数据。 Having a function of repairing damaged BIOS data of the computer system, with the external BIOS data stored in the external electronic device, wherein said computer system comprising: a storage unit which stores BIOS data; a data transmission interface; a power supply unit, in the above-described computer system shutdown, and standby power supply; and a control unit are connected to the power supply unit and the data transmission interface electrically; wherein, when said BIOS data corruption, said control means based on the standby power supply and actuated by It said data transmission interface connected to the external electronic device, and updates the BIOS data stored in the storage unit based on the external BIOS data.
  2. 2.根据权利要求1所述的电脑系统,其特征是,其中上述外部电子装置为外部电脑或可携式数据储存装置。 2. A computer system according to claim 1, characterized in that the external electronic device to an external computer or portable data storage device.
  3. 3.根据权利要求1所述的电脑系统,其特征是,其中上述控制单元在待机电源的情况下,依据上述外部电子装置所发出的修复信号而接收上述外部BIOS数据,并更新上述电脑系统中的上述储存单元所储存的上述BIOS数据。 The computer system according to claim 1, characterized in that the control means in the case of standby power, according to the external electronic device repair signal emitted receives the external BIOS data, and updating the computer system above the BIOS data stored in the storage unit.
  4. 4 .根据权利要求3所述的电脑系统,其特征是,其中上述控制单元依据上述修复信号强迫上述电脑系统关机。 4. The computer system according to claim 3, characterized in that the control means based on the above shutdown signal is forced to repair the above-described computer system.
  5. 5.根据权利要求4所述的电脑系统,其特征是,还包含:南桥芯片;以及切换单元,分别与上述南桥芯片、上述控制单元及上述储存单元电性连接。 5. A computer system according to claim 4, characterized in that, further comprising: a south bridge chip; and a switching means, respectively connected to the south bridge chip, and the control unit and the storage unit electrically.
  6. 6.根据权利要求5所述的电脑系统,其特征是,其中当上述控制单元强迫上述电脑系统关机时,上述切换单元导通上述控制单元与上述储存单元,且上述控制单元将上述外部BIOS数据更新至上述储存单元所储存的上述BIOS数据;当上述控制单元未强迫上述电脑系统关机时,上述切换单元导通上述南桥芯片与上述储存单元。 6. A computer system as claimed in claim 5, wherein, when said control means wherein the above-described forced to shut down the computer system, the switching means is turned on and the control unit and the storage unit, and said control means receives the external BIOS data updates to the above-described BIOS data stored in the storage unit; wherein the control means when the above-described computer system is not forced to shut down, the switching means is turned on with the south bridge chip above the storage unit.
  7. 7.根据权利要求1所述的电脑系统,其特征是,其中上述控制单元为内嵌式控制单元。 7. A computer system according to claim 1, characterized in that the control unit is a built-in control unit.
  8. 8.根据权利要求1所述的电脑系统,其特征是,其中上述控制单元具有串行外围接口或低引脚计数界面。 8. The computer system according to claim 1, characterized in that the control unit has a serial peripheral interface or a low pin count interface.
  9. 9. 一种修复已毁损BIOS数据的方法,其适用于电脑系统,上述电脑系统具有数据传输界面、电源供应单元、控制单元及储存有BIOS数据的储存单元,其特征是,上述修复方法包含下列步骤:将上述数据传输界面与外部电子装置进行连接;由上述控制单元接收上述外部电子装置所储存的外部BIOS数据;以及通过上述控制单元将上述外部BIOS数据更新上述已毁损BIOS数据。 9. A method of repairing corrupted BIOS data, which is applied to computer systems, the above-described computer system has a data transmission interface, power supply unit and the control unit stores the BIOS data storage unit, wherein the repair method comprising the following steps of: said data transmission interface connected with an external electronic device; BIOS external electronic device the external data received by said storage control unit; and a control unit via the data of the external BIOS updates the BIOS data is corrupt.
  10. 10.根据权利要求9所述的方法,其特征是,其中上述外部电子装置为外部电脑或可携式数据储存装置。 10. The method according to claim 9, characterized in that the external electronic device to an external computer or portable data storage device.
  11. 11.根据权利要求9所述的方法,其特征是,其中上述外部电子装置启动修复应用程序而发送修复信号至上述电脑系统的上述控制单元。 11. The method according to claim 9, characterized in that the external electronic device repair the application starts to transmit the repair signal to the control means of the computer system described above.
  12. 12.根据权利要求11所述的方法,其特征是,其中上述电脑系统的控制单元依据上述修复信号而接收上述外部电子装置所储存的上述外部BIOS数据。 12. The method according to claim 11, characterized in that the control unit of the computer system according to the reworking the external signal received the external BIOS data stored in the electronic device.
  13. 13.根据权利要求11所述的方法,其特征是,其中上述控制单元依据上述修复信号强迫上述电脑系统关机。 13. The method according to claim 11, characterized in that the control means based on the above shutdown signal is forced to repair the above-described computer system.
  14. 14.根据权利要求12所述的方法,其特征是,其中上述控制单元强迫上述电脑系统关机之后,由切换单元导通上述控制单元与上述BIOS储存单元。 14. The method according to claim 12, characterized in that the forced control means after the above-described computer system shut down, by the switching means is turned on and the control unit and the storage unit BIOS.
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