4.2.1 BIOS menu bar

The top of the screen has a menu bar with the following selections:


Use this menu to make changes to the basic system




Use this menu to enable and make changes to the


advanced features.


Use this menu to configure and enable Power Management




Use this menu to configure the default system device used


to locate and load the Operating System.


Use this menu to exit the current menu or to exit the Setup



To access the menu bar items, press the right or left arrow key on the keyboard until the desired item is highlighted.

4.2.2 Legend bar

At the bottom of the Setup screen is a legend bar. The keys in the legend bar allow you to navigate through the various setup menus. The following table lists the keys found in the legend bar with their corresponding functions.


Navigation Key(s)Function Description


<F1> or <Alt + H>

Displays the General Help screen from any-



where in the BIOS Setup






Jumps to the Exit menu or returns to the main



menu from a sub-menu





Left or Right arrow

Selects the menu item to the left or right





Up or Down arrow

Moves the highlight up or down between fields





- (minus key)

Scrolls backward through the values for the



highlighted field





+ (plus key) or spacebar

Scrolls forward through the values for the high-



lighted field






Brings up a selection menu for the highlighted








<Home> or <PgUp>

Moves the cursor to the first field





<End> or <PgDn>

Moves the cursor to the last field






Resets the current screen to its Setup Defaults






Saves changes and exits Setup








Chapter 4: BIOS Setup