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djmati11
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Registered: ‎10-26-2011
Location: Poland
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Can't enter BIOS setup with F1 key.

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Hi,

I've tried installing Mac OS X recently (10.7 Lion on Chameleon 2.1 RC1 16xx with iCloud patch), and the installator had crashed. Now when I boot my ThinkPad I press Enter to view boot options. When I click F1 or F12 ThinkPad not reacts, when I press Enter or Esc it will do what it should do.

 

I've got "CMOS reset" error after restarting after failed attempt to install Mac OS X. I know that sometimes Mac is resetting CMOS (I have one PC with Mac and it works good).

 

I can boot Windows 7, but I can't get to BIOS setup.

 

I've had supervisor password (I remember it :smileywink:), maybe it's the problem.

 

djmati11,

Sorry for my English.

 

EDIT: I've got:

ThinkPad Edge 13 (0217-2QG)
Operating System:Windows 7 Home Premium
i3-380UM(1.33GHz), 4GB RAM, 320GB 5400rpm HD, 13.3in 1366x768 LCD, Intel HD Graphics, Intel 802.11bgn wireless, Bluetooth, 1Gb Ethernet, UltraNav, Camera, 6c Li-Ion, Win7 Home Premium 64

ThinkPad Edge 13 (0217-2QG)
Operating System:Windows 7 Home Premium
i3-380UM(1.33GHz), 4GB RAM, 320GB 5400rpm HD, 13.3in 1366x768 LCD, Intel HD Graphics, Intel 802.11bgn wireless, Bluetooth, 1Gb Ethernet, UltraNav, Camera, 6c Li-Ion, Win7 Home Premium 64
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JameZ
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Re: Can't enter BIOS setup with F1 key.

@djmati11,

Try holding Fn then only press F1 and see if you can boot into BIOS.

//JameZ

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djmati11
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Re: Can't enter BIOS setup with F1 key.

Thanks, I love you (not in homo way xD).

ThinkPad Edge 13 (0217-2QG)
Operating System:Windows 7 Home Premium
i3-380UM(1.33GHz), 4GB RAM, 320GB 5400rpm HD, 13.3in 1366x768 LCD, Intel HD Graphics, Intel 802.11bgn wireless, Bluetooth, 1Gb Ethernet, UltraNav, Camera, 6c Li-Ion, Win7 Home Premium 64
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JameZ
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Re: Can't enter BIOS setup with F1 key.

hahaha ... thanks?

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