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Ask a question faraz - Last answered on Nov 1, 2013 01:25PM by raju
Hello,

My computer ask for f1 key while starting .I want to know why it needs to press f1 key and what is solution to overcome this problem. Thanks
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Hello,

Its asking you to Press "F1" key because may be its having a hardware problem,

which should be checked or need to adjust the settings in BIOS. It also an

indication to replace the CMOS battery.

Try this 1.

Go to your BIOS and load default settings. Also check the date and time in BIOS.

If you don't have a floppy drive then Disable the Floppy Mode option in BIOS.

Look for the option "Halt On" and set it to "No Error".

Save the settings and exit from BIOS.

If the problem still exits, change the CMOS battery --> Go to BIOS and load

default settings --> Make sure to disable the floppy mode if you don't have a

floppy drive --> Set the first boot device as "HDD" and save the settings and

exit from BIOS.

Good Luck.
henry.lalrinsanga- Dec 14, 2012 12:58AM
thanks for giving idea
virtualdba- Jan 30, 2013 05:22PM
" "Halt On" and set it to "No Error" "
Works for me.
raju- Nov 1, 2013 01:25PM
thank u very much
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Thank u sir for giving me this wonderfull information.
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Thanks its really a helping Topic.

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