Chapter 5 BIOS
Quick Power On Self Test
This choice speeds up the Power On Self Test (POST) after you power
up the system. If it is enabled, the BIOS will skip some items. By
default, this choice is Enabled.
This choice determines which drive the system searches first for an
operating system. The default value is A, C. Options are :
C, A A, C CD-ROM, C, A D, A, SCSI SCSI, C, A
(Only new BIOS support CDROM, SCSI, D, E, F drive boot.)
Swap Floppy Drive
This item allows you to determine whether to enable swap floppy drive
or not. When enabled, the BIOS swaps floppy drive assignments so that
Drive A becomes Drive B, and Drive B becomes Drive A. By default,
this field is set to Disabled.
Boot Up Floppy Seek
When enabled, the BIOS will seek if the floppy drive installed has 40
or 80 tracks. 360K type has 40 tracks while 760K, 1.2M and 1.44M all
have 80 tracks. By default, this field is set to Disabled.
Boot Up NumLock Status
This allows you to activate the NumLock function after you power up
the system. By default, the system boots up with NumLock on.
Boot Up System Speed
This has no function and selects the default system speed (High).
Gate A20 Option
This field allows you to select how Gate A20 is worked. Gate A20 is a
device used to address memory above 1 MB. By default, this field is set
Typematic Rate Setting
When disabled, continually holding down a key on your keyboard will
generate only one instance. When enabled, you can set the two
typematic controls listed next. By default, this field is set to Disabled.
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