Boot Device Priority Submenu of the Boot Menu

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Boot Device Priority Submenu of the Boot Menu
The Boot Device Priority Submenu is for setting the order of checking of sources for the operating system. 
Figure 15.  Boot Device Priority Submenu
Exiting from Boot Menu
When you have finished setting the boot parameters with the Boot menu, you can either exit from the setup utility or 
move to another menu. If you wish to exit from the setup utility press the Esc key to go to the Exit menu. If you wish to 
move to another menu, use the cursor keys.
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Be aware of the operating environment when booting from a CD-ROM or you may overwrite files by mistake.
A bootable CD-ROM has either a floppy disk format or a hard drive format. When the bootable CD-ROM is used, the 
drive allocations change automatically without changing the BIOS setup. If a floppy disk format is used, the CD-ROM 
becomes Drive A. The CD-ROM will only take drive C: (hard drive format) if the internal hard drive is not present or 
is disabled. The bootable CD-ROM can never use a C: designation if a formatted internal hard drive is present since 
the C: designator is always reserved for the internal hard drive.The boot sequence ignores the new drive designations, 
however, your application software will use the new designations.
PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility
F1
 Help
ESC
 Exit
Select Item
Select Menu
  
Main
    
Advanced
    
Security
    
Power Savings
    
Boot
Item Specific Help
Keys used to view or
configure devices:
<Enter> expands or
collapses devices with
a + or -.
<Ctrl+Enter> expands
all.
<Shift+1> enables or
disables a device.
<+>/<Space> or <->
moves the device up or
down.
<d> removes a device
that is not installed.
+Floppy Disk Drive
+Hard Disk Drive
 CD-ROM Drive
-/Space
Enter
F9
 Setup 
Defaults
F10
  Save and Exit
Change Values
Select   Sub-Menu
▲ 
Boot Device Priority
Table 15: Fields, Options and Defaults for the Boot Device Priority Submenu of the Boot Menu
Menu Field
Description
+Floppy Disk Drive
+Hard Disk Drive
 CD-ROM Drive
The boot selections determine the order in which the BIOS searches for the operating system during a 
startup sequence. To view all devices related to a source, press [Enter]; to view all devices related to all 
sources, press [Ctrl] + [Enter]. To change the order, highlight one source by using the [up] or [down] cursor 
keys and then press the [+] or [-] key to change the order number. [Shift] + [1] enables or disables a 
device.Tapping [d] removes from the list a device that is not installed.Be sure to save your changed order 
when you exit the BIOS setup utility.
NOTE: Be aware that if you use the CD-ROM drive as the first boot device, certain files may be overwritten, 
depending upon your operating environment.
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