NOTE: Depending on the computer and its installed devices, the items listed
in this section may or may not be displayed.
Boot Sequence allows you to bypass the System Setup–defined boot device order
and boot directly to a specific device (for example: optical drive or hard drive). During
the Power-on Self Test (POST), when the Dell logo appears. you can:
Access System Setup by pressing F2 key
Bring up the one-time boot menu by pressing F12 key
The one-time boot menu displays the devices that you can boot from including the
diagnostic option. The boot menu options are:
Removable Drive (if available)
NOTE: XXX denotes the SATA drive number.
Optical Drive (if available)
NOTE: Choosing Diagnostics, will display the ePSA diagnostics screen.
The boot sequence screen also displays the option to access the System Setup
NOTE: For most of the System Setup options, changes that you make are
recorded but do not take effect until you restart the system.
Moves to the previous field.