This boot menu allows you to select the boot option you want depending on the task you want to accomplish. You can press the f2 or f12 key to enter most of the boot menu of dell laptops and desktops.
Most of bios of dell laptops and desktops can be entered by pressing f2 while the boot menu can be accessed by key f12.
Boot menu key for dell. I am attempting to bring up the boot menu by pressing the f12 key on my inspiron. There are 2 ways to boot from usb in wefi and you can use any of the following ways. The only option i can highlight and get into is diagnostics.
The upper right hand corner of the display says enter setup f2 and boot menu f12. I have made numerous attempts at least 20 by now using every combination of pressing the f12 key once the dell logo appears. I have tried every combination of pressing the f12 key imaginable once this display appears.
Common manufacturer s keys are esc delete f1 f2 f10 f11 or f12. The f12 key does work. I ve run the normal and advanced diagnostics tests.
My computer has passed every time i can t boot from a cd or usb drive because those options are accessible via the advanced startup menu. Insert the prepared usb to computer and restart the dell computer. However the dell boot menu key as well as the bios key for some older dell computers maybe ctrl alt enter del fn esc fn f1.
If windows is already installed select power power button icon hold shift while selecting restart. Aspire v3 v5 v7. Boot mode is set to uefi and secure boot is on.
However the boot menu key as well as bios key for some older dell computers may be ctrl alt enter del fn esc fn f1. In this step you can choose to boot your death dell from usb flash drive. Check the manufacturer s key to open the menu.
F12 key won t bring up boot menu inspiron 530s. If fail to enter boot menu you can reboot and try again. Press f8 repeatedly before the windows logo appears to open the windows advanced options menu.
It contains option such as safe mode and safe mode with command prompt. When screen lights press f12 to enter boot option menu.