Enter the settings panel of the base system I/o. To this end, the computer's boot process you press a key. Most often this operation is fixed Delete key or F2 - specific variant depends on the version of the BIOS. If these two options fail, try to have time to read a message that prompts you to press some other button or combination of keys, which for a moment flashed on the screen in the process the BIOS.
Look in the settings panel section called Boot — many versions of it fit the setting sequence, poll the drives. Another possible variant of the desired topic heading Advanced BIOS Settings. To move through the list of sections usually are used the arrow keys, and to select a highlighted item, press the Enter button.
Inside this section, look for line First Boot Device, Second Boot Device, etc., if you want to change the order of drives of different types such as hard drive and optical drive. Moving with the arrow keys to the desired line by pressing the plus or minus change set it value. Sometimes, instead of buttons, plus/minus PageUp and PageDown are used.
If the change sometimes requires disks of the same type (for example, two hard drive), look under the link for additional subsection. It can be marked with the inscription Hard Disk Drive (HDD), CD/DVD Drives (optical disk drive), etc. by Going to this line, press Enter and the BIOS will display an additional menu.
Additional menus should contain the list of currently installed into the computer memory devices of the selected type in the order in which they are polled at startup. The change of the position of each line in this list is generally carried out by pressing the +/- keys.
Putting the right order of the disks, exit the control panel saving the changes. The command is placed in the Exit section.
Advice 2 : How to change the buttons
Sometimes when buying a new keyboard, we find that the keys are located in unusual order. This is especially true of the keys of the laptop. To change the assignment of keys on the keyboard by using special software.
Click the "start" button, go to the main menu, select "control Panel" and double-click on the icon "Mouse". In this menu there is the possibility of changing the assignment of keys of the mouse. When displaying the submenu in a category first select "Printers and other hardware" then "Mouse".
In the window "mouse Properties" go to tab "mouse" Button, then click in the box "Config buttons". It is possible to configure the mouse to control the left hand, to do this, select the check box near the item "Exchange assign buttons". Then click on "Apply" and "OK". Now assign keys on the mouse are reversed.
Open a browser, go to http://aescripts.com/keytweak to download from official manufacturer's app for changing the assignment of the buttons of the keyboard KeyTweak. Wait for program installation file and install it on your computer.
Launch the app KeyTweak from the main menu to change the assignment of buttons of the keyboard. In the program window, select the key you want to reassign. Further, the lower part of the program from the list, select the character you wish to set for this key, click Remap key.
To return to the original configuration, use the Restore Default button. You can also choose other destination key from the list in the right part of the program, for example, to assign any key function the computer turns off, click it in the program screen, then select the button that represents the monitor that says Power Off.
Similarly, you can assign a sleep, calling the Windows "My computer", "Calculator", "Conductor" controls the browser and the audio player. In the upper part of the program will show all changes you made to the buttons of the keyboard. If necessary, cancel their return to the default settings.
Advice 3 : As in BIOS to change the graphics card
In certain models of mobile computers used two graphics cards. One of them is the graphics chip integrated into the motherboard. To switch adapters, you can use various utilities.
You will need
- - доступ в BIOS;
- - AMD Power Xpress;
- - nVidia Hybrid Power.
First, try switching the priority of the display adapters using the BIOS menus. Turn on your computer and press the desired function key. Most often the name specified during initial startup menu.
Click Advanced Setup or Video Options. Look for Primary Video. Press Enter and select the video card. This files most often initially actively integrated device.
If the item is missing, locate the menu Video PciEx. It will display all the characteristics of a discrete graphics card. Install for this device priority activity, moving it to the first position.
Go to the start menu screen BIOS. Save the changes and restart the computer. It is worth noting that some models of mobile computers originally start it is the integrated adapter. Turn them off in the BIOS can lead to lack of image.
To simplify the work with graphics cards, there are special utilities. If your computer have a discrete card ATI (Radeon), then install together with the driver program ADM Power Xpress.
Launch it and click in the box that appears the item "High (low) performance of the GPU." Wait for the change of video card.
If your laptop uses a combination of Intel and nVidia, the switching will happen automatically. Just run the powerful application, for example, a game with three-dimensional graphics. The system will automatically replace the video card priority.
For independently switching video cards install nVidia Hybrid Power. Most often, this utility can be found on the website of the manufacturer of the mobile computer. Utility for some models are also available on the website www.nvidia.com.