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How do I get to BIOS with a laptop

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by syscrash, Nov 28, 2001.

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  1. syscrash

    syscrash Thread Starter

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    I have two laptops that I both can not get too the BIOS Setup screen. Both of these do not have a manual.

    One is an IBM ThinkPad and the other is a Toshiba.
     
  2. Shadow2531

    Shadow2531

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    try one of these

    esc

    ctrl-esc

    ctrl-alt-esc

    f10

    f12
    (or other function keys)
    del

    f1

    tab

    spacebar
     
  3. RandyG

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    For Toshiba, I think it's F12 or F5 pressed before powering on the system, and held down. It bypasses boot altogether
     
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