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Oh, talking about windows 8, i am having some serious trouble with it right now.
My windows 8 is corrupted, it doesn't boot, there is no display after the boot animation.
Now what am i supposed to do? I can't access the bios nor the boot menu,
You can't access the bios? What does it do when you hit the key to get into it? That is a hardware issue if you can't even get into the bios.
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post #102 of 198
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You can't access the bios? What does it do when you hit the key to get into it? That is a hardware issue if you can't even get into the bios.

you don't actually use windows 8 eh? in order to access bios when using windows 8 you have to boot to windows first then go to advance reboot options, reboot to bios.

you can't access bios the usual way with windows 8, pretty stupid thing if you ask me, whoever did this needs to die.
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It's cute to still see people complaining about this. This is just people having trouble adjusting to something new. I bet anyone can learn Windows 8. Everyone had to learn Windows 7 and below at some point. I put in a few months into using my laptop. Windows 8 is pretty nice. I like it, very clean. Then again, I didn't come at it with pure hate like most people around here.
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post #104 of 198
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You can't access the bios? What does it do when you hit the key to get into it? That is a hardware issue if you can't even get into the bios.

you don't actually use windows 8 eh? in order to access bios when using windows 8 you have to boot to windows first then go to advance reboot options, reboot to bios.

you can't access bios the usual way with windows 8, pretty stupid thing if you ask me, whoever did this needs to die.

Completely false. I can access my BIOS by just hitting Delete during boot, just as I did with any previous Windows. Your installed Windows version has nothing to do with your BIOS access. You can pull your hard drive and still have access to BIOS.
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Completely false. I can access my BIOS by just hitting Delete during boot, just as I did with any previous Windows. Your installed Windows version has nothing to do with your BIOS access. You can pull your hard drive and still have access to BIOS.

i'm not lying bro, i'm actually having trouble right now because i can't boot, and i can't access the bios or the boot menu without booting first.
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This is great! Looking forward to it
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Completely false. I can access my BIOS by just hitting Delete during boot, just as I did with any previous Windows. Your installed Windows version has nothing to do with your BIOS access. You can pull your hard drive and still have access to BIOS.

i'm not lying bro, i'm actually having trouble right now because i can't boot, and i can't access the bios or the boot menu without booting first.

You have to have your motherboard's splash logo disabled or something, because I assure you Windows 8 is not the cause.
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post #108 of 198
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You have to have your motherboard's splash logo disabled or something, because I assure you Windows 8 is not the cause.

i'm sure windows is the cause, just do google search of windows 8, bios, boot menu.
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You have to have your motherboard's splash logo disabled or something, because I assure you Windows 8 is not the cause.

i'm sure windows is the cause, just do google search of windows 8, bios, boot menu.
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Start button != Start menu. Therefore no "giving in".

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