Startup Configuration

The Startup Configuration screen contains parameters that are related to computer startup.

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Boot Display------------------------------------ [AUTO]

Screen Expansion------------------------------ [Enabled]

Hotkey Beep------------------------------------ [Enabled]

Fast Boot [Enabled]

Boot Drive Sequence:

1st--------------------------------------------- [Floppy Disk]

3rd---------------------------------------------[Hard Disk]

Ti = Move highlight bar, <—> = Change setting, F1 = Help

The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings.

Parameter

Description

Boot Display

Sets the display on boot-up.

When set to Auto, the computer automatically determines the display device. If an external display device (e.g., monitor) is connected, it becomes the boot display; otherwise, the computer LCD is the boot display. When set to Both, the computer outputs to both the computer LCD and an external display device if one is connected.

Options: Auto or Both

Screen Expansion

When set to enabled, the screen will automatically adjust the display to fit the screen when the resolution is set 640 X 480. Options: Enabled or Disabled

Hotkey Beep

When enabled, the computer gives off a beep when a hotkey (key combination) is pressed. See "Hot Keys" on page 5 for details on hotkeys. Options: Enabled or Disabled

Fast Boot

Allows you to define your system's booting process, whether to skip some POST routines or proceed with the normal booting process. Options: Enabled or Disabled

Boot Drive Sequence

Allows you to set the sequence wherein the computer will boot 1st, 2nd, and so on. Below are possible boot devices.

Boot from CD-ROM

Enables boot-up from the CD-ROM drive, if selected as the first option. The computer attempts to boot from the CD-ROM drive (looks for a bootable CD-ROM) before following the boot sequence specified in the Boot Drive Sequence.

Floppy

Enables boot-up from the floppy disk drive, if selected as the first option. The computer attempts to boot from the floppy disk drive (look for a bootable floppy) before following the boot sequence specified in the Boot Drive Sequence.

Hard Disk

Enables boot-up from the hard disk drive.

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