Support for specific Computer Setup options may vary depending on the hardware configuration.
Computer Setup—Advanced (for advanced users)
Lets you select the language of the menus in F10 Setup and the keyboard layout.
This feature wakes the system up from a powered off state at a specified date and time.
Select the devices that the computer can boot from, as well as other options, including:
Startup Menu Delay(sec). Enabling this feature will add a user-specified delay to the POST process.
One purpose for the delay is to provide additional time to activate hotkeys such as
Startup Menu or
for Computer Setup.
Fast Boot. Default is enabled.
USB Storage Boot. The optical drive module is considered a USB storage device. Default is enabled.
Network (PXE) Boot. Default is enabled.
NetClone BIOS Boot. Default is disabled.
After Power Loss. Default is Power Off.
Power off—causes the computer to remain powered off when power is restored.
Power on—causes the computer to power on automatically as soon as power is restored.
Previous state—causes the computer to power on automatically as soon as power is restored,
if it was on when power was lost.
If the system is configured to 'Power On from Keyboard Ports' (see Power Management
Options), then this setting is forced to 'Power On'.
Prompt on Memory Size Change. Default is enabled.
Prompt on Fixed Storage Change. Default is disabled.
Audio Alerts During Boot. Default is enabled. When disabled, most audible beeps from errors,
warnings, and password prompts during boot up are suppressed.
UEFI Boot Order.
Default is enabled. Specify the order in which UEFI boot sources (such as a internal hard drive, USB
hard drive, USB optical drive, or internal optical drive) are checked for a bootable operating system
UEFI boot sources always have precedence over legacy boot sources.
If more than one optical drive is present, the system boots from the first bootable optical
drive found (assuming CD-ROM is the first valid boot device in the boot order).
Legacy Boot Order
Specify the order in which legacy boot sources (such as a network interface card, internal hard drive,
USB optical drive, or internal optical drive) are checked for a bootable operating system image.
Specify the order of attached hard drives. The first hard drive in the order will have priority in the
boot sequence and will be recognized as drive C (if any devices are attached).
To drag a device to a preferred place, press Enter.
MS-DOS drive lettering assignments may not apply after a non-MS-DOS operating system has
Shortcut to Temporarily Override Boot Order
Computer Setup (F10) Utilities