Re: [NTO] Simple mistake huge consequence
- Options that are set in the bios is what controls what and/or where
(which media, disk etc. and in what order) the computer can boot from.
I'm unfamiliar with the specifics of what Dell does or sets.
I just tried biefly to find some Dell Country (unless it's Dell City)
specific sorts of things. I found a forum amongst others.
Adrian/ Rosemary Worsfold wrote:
> Many thanks for the answers. The problem is that there seem to be no options other than F2
> and F12. Does a floppy disk have to go in as well? There are a series of options on a menu
> (I'm writing blind here because the computer is obviously not this one) but nothing by which a
> screen appears where even a DOS file management operation can take place. There is a
> Dell progress bar that reaches the end, and then goes from near the end to the end again,
> and again, with only F2 and F12 offered (and which must be pressed as this bar
> I'll study answers already offered. Any further comments given what I have just written would
> be very welcome. I brought the computer here (22 miles), but he has the CD (so afraid of
> losing files if the CD was used) and perhaps I should have had that with me regardless.