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    startup problem

    hi could someone please help . the problem i am having is when i turn on my computer i get a black screen at the bottom of the screen it tells me to press the F1 to boot wich i have to do everytime to get to my normal screen someone told me it could be something that is not configured properly in the bios srcreen but they couldn't tell what it was can i get some help thanks.

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    need more info?

    type of computer? custom built if so what motherboard? Does it do this all the time as in since you've had the computer or just all of a sudden? If all of a sudden what was the most recent thing you did or changed prior to it doing it?

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    the computer is a dell xps 630i its been doing this for about 3 weeks now and was all fine untill it was reformatted due to a virus its been a pain since.

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    Quote Originally Posted by razor blade View Post
    the computer is a dell xps 630i its been doing this for about 3 weeks now and was all fine untill it was reformatted due to a virus its been a pain since.
    Yeah you prob need to switch something with the hard drive setting in the Bios

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    could you give me more information if possible.

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    problem fixed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by razor blade View Post
    problem fixed.
    was it from my suggestions or what? Its nice to post back what you did to fix the issue in case others search the forums for a solution to something the same or similar.

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