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How to access the BIOS on T520



i've been trying to access the bios on my T520 but when I press the ThinkVantage button before boot it just loads the Windows from the recovery partition with options to restore my system or do a memory check. Is this actually the BIOS or am I doing something wrong?


Thanks in advance.

T520 / i5-2450M / 8GB RAM / NVIDIA NVS 4200M / 1600x900 HD+ / Hitachi 500GB @ 7200 RPM / Intel N 6205 WiFi / Win 7 Pro
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Registered: ‎08-12-2008
Location: Florida, USA

Re: How to access the BIOS on T520

Press F1 at the ThinkPad boot screen.

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