Warning BCU Return Value Real=”16″ Translated=”16″

If you get the this message when trying to get the BIOS config using the HP BIOS Config Utility: <Warning msg=”BCU return value” real=”16″ translated=”16″ /> bcu return value real 16, translated 16 means that the file could not be read or more specifically, the BIOS config could not be read. To fix this, reboot […]
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What Is Network Service Boot In The HP BIOS?

Just looking through the BIOS on my HP PC, there’s a setting called Network Service Boot. for those wondering what Network Service Boot is, Network Service Boot is HP’s name for Wake On LAN. Wake On Lan, or Network Service Boot allows another computer or device on the network to power on a PC by sending […]
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How To Update BIOS Settings On Multiple HP Computers

Need to update BIOS settings on multiple HP computers? You can update the BIOS settings on multiple HP computers using the HP BIOS Configuration Utility. To do this: Roll out the utility to the computers you want to update the BIOS settings on (using AD, Altaris, SCCM or some other deployment method) On a computer with the […]
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Binary Translation Is Incompatible With Long Mode On This Platform

When powering on a VM in VMware Workstation 9, you get this warning: VMware Workstation Binary translation is incompatible with long mode on this platform. Disabling long mode. Without long mode support, the virtual machine will not be able to run 64-bit code. For more details… This is because virtualisation settings have not been set […]
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