Devices Excluded from Boot Order USB HDD USB FDD ETC. ETC.
No matter what I do I can't get USB HDD to reside in the primary boot order. I've tried highlighting it and pressing +, ^, 1, etc. I've looked at the BIOS help and it doesn't offer much to remedy this problem. How do you put USB HDD in the primary boot order and allow it to boot from USB? Am I using the wrong keys?I feel I'm being quite moronic, but I can't get the darn thing to boot from USB!! Thanks for any future advice!
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