Improve company productivity with a Business Account.Sign Up

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 65
  • Last Modified:

Entering BIOS

Hi all

I have an lenovo ideapad 100 and i want to get into the bios win10 before i get to windows as it wont boot up.

Thanks Davy
0
davy999
Asked:
davy999
  • 6
  • 6
  • 2
  • +1
1 Solution
 
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Go to Power Management options, change what to do for Power Buttons, then near the top, Change settings that are unavailable and then Uncheck Fast Startup.

Save (OK out) and restart.  Press the key for BIOS (F! or Enter on my Lenovo machines). Watch the screen messages.
0
 
davy999Author Commented:
Thats what iam saying cant logon to windows wont boot up
0
 
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Start, wait, and restart. That may slow you down enough to enter BIOS.

On restart, press F1 repeatedly
0
Easily Design & Build Your Next Website

Squarespace’s all-in-one platform gives you everything you need to express yourself creatively online, whether it is with a domain, website, or online store. Get started with your free trial today, and when ready, take 10% off your first purchase with offer code 'EXPERTS'.

 
davy999Author Commented:
Not working John
0
 
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You may need to contact Lenovo and get recovery media.

The two steps I outlined (first one needs Windows, second one does not need Windows) both work on my Lenovo Windows 10 machine.

There may be something else wrong with the laptop. Call Lenovo Support.
0
 
dbruntonCommented:
Wait, wait, wait ...

Is anything appearing on the screen when you try to boot up?  Anything at all?   Or do you just get a black screen with nothing?
0
 
davy999Author Commented:
Just get the Lenovo sign as customer messed around with bios settings
0
 
LockDown32OwnerCommented:
Try either F1 or F2 as the computer is booting. If that doesn't work try Fn + F1 or Fn + F2
0
 
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Just get the Lenovo sign as customer messed around with bios settings

No. not unless you did something that would cause this.

At this point, call Lenovo Support.
0
 
davy999Author Commented:
Hi LockDown32

the answer was fn+f2

thanks all for your help
0
 
davy999Author Commented:
Thanks agian
0
 
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
I suggested prior using F1 - You said it did not work
0
 
LockDown32OwnerCommented:
Best of luck getting it to boot up!
0
 
davy999Author Commented:
It did'nt work it was fn+f2
0
 
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Thanks for the update. Your Lenovo is a strange duck indeed
0
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

Featured Post

Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

  • 6
  • 6
  • 2
  • +1
Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now