can't enter bios?

  blowworm 19:22 31 Mar 2003
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Hi,
my comp just flashes through start up, without the memory test,there is nowt that says "to enter setup press delete" or such.
im running(well the computeris) win 98 ist ed, the comp is a viglen genie 2.
any ideas how to enter the bios would be appreciated. thanks,Jamie
ps, please dont ask why i need to its too long!

  spikeychris 19:28 31 Mar 2003

First of all press Esc and Ctrl and Delete at the same time, tends to be one of them so hold all of them at fist boot-up.

Chris

  EggandPeas 19:31 31 Mar 2003

sometimes on other computers, rather than showing bios version, RAM checks etc on the POST, it just shows a splash screen of the make of the computer.

There is still a way to get into the bios, but you just gotta try different buttons. Try to go to the manufacturer's website of your computer, they might tell you the button to press. Or, just press everything on booting up to try to get in ;).

  blowworm 19:35 31 Mar 2003

Chris,
Thanks,that worked wonders now for the hard bit! Back later no doubt! James

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