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Computer won't boot up

My desk top turns on, and shows a blue screen with HP in the center and
v 3.13
It reads esc- Boot menu , F1- set up, F10-System Recovery .
I tried Esc and F1 But my keyboard doesn't respond. What do I do?

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You must hold down the F10 key( for system recovery) when you turn on computer. hold down as computer starts up,hopefully it will then repair itself and boot up. If not,start up computer holding down F12 for advanced diagnostics and run some test!! Good luck

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