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Press F1 to continue, <F2> to enter Setup

Mohammad Alsolaiman
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Hi:
When I start up my PC
It show black window, with some details about BOIS Setup data.
And at the bottom of this window it shows this line:
"Press F1 to continue, <F2> to enter Setup"
How can I stop this window from displaying, and make my PC start up properly?
please help.
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Is the CMOS Battery working ?
 Enter the BIOS setup and go to boot order and  try changing them
 
You should have another error with that message, like keyboard error, no pointing device detected or other similar errors. Check that error and see what's supposed to be attached and it's missing or not connected properly.

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post a picture of that screen, then we can see what happens
check if the system time is correct -  or make a change in the bios, and save it.
then shutdown the pc ; disconnect it from AC for say, 10 minutes, and veriffy if the change was saved.
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Commented:
and you can reset the bios - check the mobo manual for the procedure, ort remove the battery for 10 sec - without AC power
Mohammad Alsolaimanapplication programmer

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you are right "MariusSunchaser"
i use the keyboard in another PC then when i bring it back to my PC
i receive this message.?
i 'll try another keyboard, and check if this error will disappear or not.
Mohammad Alsolaimanapplication programmer

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Commented:
thanks
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