[PLUG-TALK] Laptop Repair Recommendations

Bill Barry bill at billbarry.org
Tue Jun 10 12:14:32 PDT 2014


On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 12:03 PM, Rich Shepard <rshepard at appl-ecosys.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 9 Jun 2014, Paul Mullen wrote:
>
>> Often the BIOS will feature an option to enable a quiet and/or quick boot
>> mode. Disabling these can get you more output and/or more diagnostics.
>> Might be worth a try, if you haven't already.
>
>    No function key brings me to the BIOS setup pages while at the logo
> screen. I think it's time to post a request for help on linuxquestions.org.
>
If this is a Sony VAIO PCG-V505BC then supposedly pressing F2 when the
 Sony logo appears will put you in the bios setup.

Bill



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