What to do when it says press f2 to run setup Tags: Computers Windows XP Last response: July 16, 2010 6:30 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous July 16, 2010 5:53:14 PM Hello, when i turn my computer on it's just a black screen saying "press f1 to reboot or f2 to set up" I press reboot and the message appears again. What can I do? More about : press run setup Ijack July 16, 2010 6:30:13 PM Try pressing F2. This should display a menu. One of the options on this should be "Load safe defaults", or words to that effect. Select that option. It's a little bit difficukt to be more specfic with no details of your hardware. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My Acer laptop comes up blank and says "press F2 to continue" which takes me to the InsydeH20 Setup Utility screens....is the Forum My Acer laptop comes up blank and says "press F2 to continue" which takes me to the InsydeH20 Setup Utility screens....is the Forum My computer powers up, comes to the a Acer screen, says press F2 to enter setup & when I press f2, it just says please wait, a Forum SolvedCPU or Memory Changed!!! Please enter Setup to configure your system. Press F1 to Run Setup. Press F2 to load default values. Forum 5 beeps in POST "cpu or memory change press f1 to run setup and run f2 Forum Cmos checksum bad, cmos date/time not set - press F1 to run setup Press F2 to lo Forum Cmos checksum bad, cmos date/time not set - press F1 to run setup Press F2 to lo Forum Dell dimension 2400 invalid configuration press f1 or f2 to run setup program Forum Press f2 to run setup in windows xp Forum My hp pavilion says it has a computer fan error press f2 or it will shut down in Forum If a computer says press f2 Forum SolvedCannot Enter BIOS Setup when pressing F2 (Acer) Forum Press f1 to continue f2 to enter setup Forum Press f1 to continue f2 to enter setup Forum Press F1to reboot or F2 for setup utility Forum Press F2 to run(or F1 to settup) !!!??? Forum Solveddrive 0 not found: serial ATA, SATA-0 Strike the F1 key to continue, F2 to run the setup utility Forum Emachine frozen says press tab to show post screen del to enter setup Forum Solvedmy phone wont turn on. ill press the lock button and itll say its loading and it stays there Help me or explain what should i Forum Solvedwhenever i run fc3 it says a problem has occured.windows will check for solution.afterwards it says close the program. what sh Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !