Computer Setup (F10) Utility menu descriptions (continued)
Enables you to set and enable a setup password for the administrator.
If you create a setup password, you must use it to change computer setup options, to flash the
ROM, and to make changes to certain Plug and Play settings under Windows.
Enables you to set and enable the power-on password.
This option becomes available when you create a setup and/or power-on password. It provides
Lock Legacy Resources—Prevents the operating system from changing resources to serial,
parallel, or diskette controller.
Network Server Mode—Enables network server mode.
Password Prompt on Warm Boot—Enables a password prompt on a warm boot.
Setup Browse Mode—Enables read-only functionality for password info.
Enables you to enable and disable the cover removal sensor, or to notify you if the sensor is
Makes the following devices available or hidden to the computer:
Front USB Ports
Rear USB Ports
Internal USB Ports
IEEE 1394 Controller (Not available on some models.)
Ethernet Controller (ASF) (Not available on some models.)
Embedded Security Device
For each device, Device Available is the default setting and allows the operating system to access
the device. Device Hidden makes the device unavailable; it is disabled by the BIOS and cannot
be enabled by the operating system.
An entry for enabling DriveLock appears in the setup menu if the computer has a
DriveLock-compatible hard disk drive.
The Computer Setup (F10) Utility