Question about Lenovo ThinkPad Computers & Internet
I am unable to access the bios and I want to load a different OS onto this machine - I can't boot to the DVD because I can't get to the BIOS and the DVD is currently locked out in the BIOS
Posted by Anonymous on
Near the power button there is a smaller button. Instead of power press this button and a menu will appear. You just have to choose BIOS Setup or Boot menu if you just want to change the boot order.
Posted on Oct 31, 2013
Press Fn +F1. This will get you in the boot menu and Fn+F12 for the BIOS.
Posted on Sep 19, 2013
Thank you so much for help
Posted on Feb 28, 2015
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Hi, What I would best sugget you if you this kind of issue is to restore your system to its original settings, just look for the small button just beside the power button on your keyboard, it has an arching arrow logo, that key is what we called One Key Recovery that would restore your system to its original factory settings. but just a hint it would also delete everything on your computer so consider bucking up every important files taht you have before proceeding with the recovery. also make sure that the ac adapter is plugin before you press the one key recovery button then it will give the options to choose from, just choose one key recovey then proceed with the factory default recovery, thats it it would now proceed with the system factory default restoration. If you still need some clarifications regarding this issue you could also call the tech support hotline of lenovo
US/Canada: Available 24/7 1-877-4LENOVO (1-877-453-
Australia: Available 24/7 1300-557-073
New Zealand: 9am-9pm Mon-Fri 0800-446-833. Hope that helps you.
Posted on Jun 02, 2010
SOURCE: Unable to get into BIOS SETUP
On most systems, the key or key combination to press to enter the BIOS program is displayed on the screen when the system boots up, at the time when the BIOS is ready to enter Setup.
take a look at some default keys:-
Posted on Apr 16, 2008
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 19, 2016 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
Jun 11, 2015 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
Apr 26, 2015 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
May 21, 2014 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
Jan 18, 2014 | Computers & Internet
May 28, 2013 | Lenovo G580 Laptop
Jul 20, 2011 | Computers & Internet
Apr 17, 2010 | Lenovo ThinkPad SL500 Notebook
Aug 23, 2009 | IBM ThinkCentre S50 8183 - P4 3 GHz...
Oct 05, 2018 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
25,596 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: