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Old 08-09-2014, 03:09 PM   #1
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How do I enter the bios? it doesn't have the "press f12 to enter bios" thing that other windows OS's have :/ I need to boot from CD to install Ubuntu (dual boot).
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Old 08-09-2014, 03:48 PM   #2
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what model computer?
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Model #: 500-339
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Sorry what's the manufacture?
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Sorry what's the manufacture?
Its HP http://www8.hp.com/ca/en/products/de...ml?oid=6973327
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Try pressing "F10"
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Try pressing "F10"
Oh look, the BIOS x3 thanks
Now, any idea how to make it boot from Cd so i can dual boot ubuntu?
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Ya look for something that says legacy boot. Computer should be defaulted to uefi boot.
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Ya look for something that says legacy boot. Computer should be defaulted to uefi boot.
I just changed the boot order to go to Cd first, and that worked, now its just ubuntu being stupid, but thats a topic for another time, thanks for the help
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