If not, I couldn't disagree more with your concluding paragraph that this design decision is one that nobody will dislike. Getting to the bios battery is a pain on this poorly built laptop: remove battery, remove a myriad of screws, unplug cables, remove motherboard and get to the battery. Windows 8 wont allow me internet passthrough on virtually any clients network or mine at the 2 regional offices I have been to so far. I am running Windows 10 x64, on a Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 Motherboard. weblink
While this may be slightly inconvenient, as there’s no way to access the BIOS in normal use without booting into Windows first, it’s surely necessary. Do magnets dull knives? Tell them you believe repair should be fair, affordable, and accessible. What's Missing From Windows 8? https://www.eightforums.com/general-support/19944-cant-access-anymore-f2-bios-win-8-a.html
The computer works fine . Reply Silent Majority April 10, 2015 at 12:01 am The purpose of uefi and tpm 2.0 is none other than Microsoft (and the U.S. Actually, legacy BIOS (Not EFI) will take you about 8 to 10 seconds and OS starting will take you above 20 seconds. The error is "PXE-E61 media test failure, check cable".
Maybe try looking in your PC's manual or contacting the manufacturer? (Maybe there's another key or something really weird?) This is how it's supposed to work. Reply Arthur Johansen November 3, 2012 at 10:08 pm This is totally Bullcrap. It requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair businesses with fair access to service information and replacement parts. Windows 8 Bios The Fair Repair Act, or LB 67, is simple.
There's nothing F2 or F12 can do. I see others have the same problem, but can't find a solution anywhere Faisal Says: January 26th, 2017 at 2:32 pm No UEFO option there , cannot access to BIOS menu Microsoft’s blog post about this on the Building Windows 8 blog describes how this new system came to be. http://gizmodo.com/5912663/windows-8-boots-so-fast-you-cant-access-the-bios-menu Windows should have done more like Linux or some other tech makers *Cough cough* Apple.
They offer a computer with a Linux preload and that computer will see the scrapyard before it ever gets anything Microsoft installed on it. Pc Specialist Boot From Usb Wonderful. System Manufacturer/Model Number sony vaio f11 OS WINDOWS 8 pro Quote 09 Feb 2013 #5 znod View Profile View Forum Posts Power User Posts : 2,156 Win7 Ult on DIY; Win8 Thanks a lot Man!
I just want Windows to get our of my way and run my software, PC games, etc. my company Reply Tina Sieber December 26, 2012 at 11:49 am Falkon, I do hope you figured this out quickly and are no longer waiting for an answer. How To Boot Into Bios Windows 8 Can someone please figure this out!!! How To Enter Bios Windows 8 From Boot But we need your help.
He holds a master’s degree in English from NYU. have a peek at these guys I believe the fan is running from that time when I did that shutdown thing in run. It also makes it easier to wipe the Win10 when a new build is released. EFI is not Microsoft's, but Microsoft's implementation of EFI is the big problem. Pc Specialist Bios Key
Manufacturers don’t want a Fair Repair bill. I have Windows 8.1. Home About us SUBSCRIBE TO LAPTOP Copyright © All Rights Reserved.
do windows 8 makes changes to BIOS? 0 Kudos Reply sivasandeep99 Serial Port Posts: 42 Registered: 06-22-2013 Location: Vizianagaram, India Message 5 of 12 (83,046 Views) Re: can't access UEFI BIOS Pc Specialist Bios Update Tapping that key during those 200 ms seems to be the only way. Reply ArrGH!
Just a bought an ASUS with windows 8- Now the windows dont even allow me to go further than the sign in local... I am making a fortune converting lappys, and pc's to win7 pro. Lol If you think I'm stupid why the uefi tpm encryption keys cannot be changed? How To Enter Bios Windows 10 System Manufacturer/Model Number sony vaio f11 OS WINDOWS 8 pro Quote cant access anymore with F2 in bios on win 8 « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Forum Windows 8
I'm wondering about the possibility of getting alternate OSes installed on some of these new EFI hybrids that are coming out. Linda [email protected] Says: May 14th, 2016 at 8:48 pm Thank you so much for this article! This will help the rest of the Community with similar issues identify the verified solution and benefit from it.Follow @LenovoForums on Twitter! 0 Kudos Reply sivasandeep99 Serial Port Posts: 42 Registered: this content Massachusetts, The people of Massachusetts have always stood up for their right to repair.
D. Now you have to wait for the computer to start, then to shut down, and finally to start again just to navigate through menus that dont belong here. With his technical knowledge and passion for testing, Avram programmed several of LAPTOP's real-world benchmarks, including the LAPTOP Battery Test. We have a chance to protect local repair jobs—the corner mom-and-pop repair shops that keep getting squeezed out by manufacturers.
And they get to set whatever prices they want. Toshiba in particular have made it as difficult as possible and removing it actually invalidates your hardware warranty (yep makes no sense to me either). See the first section above for more information. It’s yours.
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