Re: Compaq setup.

Discussion in 'A+ Certification' started by Frederic, Oct 20, 2003.

  1. Frederic

    Frederic Guest

    When the red compaq logo screen appears, press F10 to enter the BIOS.
    http://h20015.www2.hp.com/en/any/na...d=compaqpres92586&docName=c00006864&cat=setup


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    Frederic
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    "Joe Land" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Hi guys. I, too, am working on my A+ and Net+ Cert..
    >
    > One problem before I forget. I can not remember the F?? key that I need

    to
    > access the BIOS screen on my Compaq.
    >
    > I will explain. About a year ago, my floppy drive bit the dust (I am now
    > just replacing it). I went into the Compaq setup screen, and disabled my
    > floppy drive. I need to access this screen so that I can re-enable the
    > floppy drive. I recently bought a 120GB HD (I started out with a 4GB, and
    > currently a 10GB), it was on sale at Best Buy for a deal that I could not
    > pass up. I found out that my current version of the BIOS will only handle
    > up to a 20GB. I contacted Compaq, and they gave me an update for my BIOS,
    > maybe to handle the 120GB. Compaq BIOS update needs access to the floppy
    > drive, and so do I. If there is an easier way to do this, I would
    > appreciate it. (I am guessing that someone will tell me to chunk my

    Compaq.
    > I have often thought about it.)
    >
    >
    >
    >
    >
    > --
    > Joe :)
    > A+, Net+ (in the making)
    >
    >
     
    Frederic, Oct 20, 2003
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