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how do get into the bios?

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Chaos Snake

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Feb 4, 2003
Location
Washington State
how do i get into the bios on a intel board. I've tried hitting the Deleat key on boot up and it just keeps on chugging on past into windows, is there a diffrent key i need to hit.
 

JOSEPHLB

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Dec 27, 2003
Location
Pennsylvania
INTEL BIOS

Which motherboard is it?

I just got an Intel D865PERL for Christmas.
On the motherboard itself, is a jumper setting that is 3 pins.
1, 2 and 3. The illustration below shows the normal configuration. On mine, in order to get into the configuration (BIOS), I have to place it on 2 & 3. After I adjust all the settings in the BIOS I want, and select "Exit And Save Settings", The Intel BIOS will prompt me to turn off the system, and replace the jumper back on pins 1 and 2. Your motherboard may be similar.



*--* * Normal Mode
1 2 3

* *--*
1 2 3 Configuration Mode