Problem: BSOD with error ACPI_BIOS_FATAL_ERROR may caused by problem with booting the operating system from hard drive or Windows was not installed properly or problem with CMOS battery present in motherboard.
Solution: To fix DNS BSOD with error ACPI_BIOS_FATAL_ERROR, perform the following steps:
Step 1: Remove SSD/HDD and insert another HDD which has preinstalled Windows operating system.
Step 2: Update BIOS to the latest build available then reinsert old SSD/HDD and try booting the computer again.
Step 3: Changing CMOS battery and see if this solved.
Step 4: Make sure BIOS settings set are according to requirement.
Step 5: Disable Legacy USB and Legacy BIOS in the BIOS settings if trying to install 64-bit Windows.
Step 6: Enable AHCI before plug in the installation drive.
Step 7: Make sure you are using IDE (Integrated Drive Electronics) mode instead of SATA (Serial Advanced Technology Attachment).
Step 8: Extract ISO in FAT32 and use the setup to install Windows. Also, if these don’t produce any results, try setting ACPI mode to S1.
Step 9: Restart computer then enter Safe Mode.
Step 10: Press
Windows + R, type
devmgmt.msc in the dialogue box and press Enter.
Step 11: Expand
Batteries section, right-click on
Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery and click on
Step 12: Click on any empty space and click
Scan for hardware changes.
Step 13: Now check if the problem is solved when booting the computer in normal mode.
Step 14: Update Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery either manually or automatically using Windows update. In many cases, Windows automatically detects the latest drivers and install it.
Step 15: Disabling any overclocking on computer.
Step 16: Change OS image ID in BIOS. Navigate to
System Components >
OS Image ID >
Windows. Once you have selected Windows, reset entire system and check if the problem is solved.
Step 17: Install fresh copy of Windows in UEFI mode.
Step 18: Reset BIOS.