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I can't enter the setup of y sony vaio

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Hello after install a new SSD disk with windows 8 I can't enter the Setup.

I press F2 after power on but windows 8 start (and very fast)

How Can enter to the setup?

Thanks.
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assuming you know F2 is the correct key you can press *and hold* it immediately after pressing power key

 del and f1 are also used by sony - depending on the model - so try those too
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You might also remove the drive temporarily and then go into setup and see if you can set the amount of time it waits for input.. usualy 0-3 seconds.. change it to 10..  then reinstall the SSD. Would need your model # to see exactly your options.
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maybe the easiest solution is putting the old drive in again, - then boot up and change the BIOS settings
here's how : http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-access-the-bios-on-a-windows-8-computer/

then reconnect the SSD drive
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