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Where do I find "board bios"?

Would like to try your solution, but I don't know what "board bios" are and where to find them. Any clues you can give me? Thanks.

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Hi - No probs.

The 'board bios' can be thought of as the mini brain that the computer uses before the operating system (eg Xp or linux) is loaded. It is built into the main 'motherboard' of your computer as one of the chips. To get access to it you usually are given an option to press 'F2' when you first turn on your computer. Once you get past this stage you may have to hunt around a bit to find your USB settings. Although system bios screens are varied beween computers they follow a similar basic structure. You may find what you're after in the 'advanced' tab. Just make sure you remember what you change so if it doesn't work you can go back later and reset.

***HEALTH WARNING*** Changing your system bios may prevent your system from functioning correctly - all the more reason to remember what you change and put everything back as it was when you started if you have any problems.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Aug 11, 2008

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