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How to Change Boot Order in Sony Vaio E Series

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Last response: in Laptop Tech Support
March 10, 2013 3:44:11 PM

Hi everybody, I want to change the boot order on my Sony Vaio, but I don't know how. I haven't figured how to change my boot order or enter the BIOS. Does anyone know how to do either? Please tell me, as I would like to downgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 7.

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March 10, 2013 4:24:50 PM

should be just hold f2 look in your manual and it will tell you.

If it has one Press the ASSIST button while your VAIO computer is off.
The VAIO Care Rescue Mode screen appears. Select Start BIOS setup.
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May 17, 2013 11:58:17 PM

Ghost2689 said:
hi every buddy I want to change boot in sony vaio but I don't know how I try F1 F2 F10 F12 ESC DEL but don`t work to change boot order or enter bios so any one know how to ente bios or change boot order tellme plz coz I want to downgrade forme win 8 to win 7


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May 18, 2013 7:22:28 PM

aungs said:
Ghost2689 said:
hi every buddy I want to change boot in sony vaio but I don't know how I try F1 F2 F10 F12 ESC DEL but don`t work to change boot order or enter bios so any one know how to ente bios or change boot order tellme plz coz I want to downgrade forme win 8 to win 7




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Turn on computer hit F2 and see if "F12 network boot" is disabled
IF it is arrow down (so it is white)
hit enter changed to enable hit enter
will ask if you want to save and exit choose YES
when system restarts hit F12 and you should go boot order
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May 26, 2013 5:02:34 AM

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hi every buddy I want to change boot in sony vaio but I don't know how I try F1 F2 F10 F12 ESC DEL but don`t work to change boot order or enter bios so any one know how to ente bios or change boot order tellme plz coz I want to downgrade forme win 8 to win 7




no...it not gonna work.. just turn off your Laptop.. turn on while holding "Assist button".. din press enter..chose english.> enter then u can see the word bios.. then u enter.. done, join our facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/50713967…or add me facebook https://www.facebook.com/jeff.jeffs.77
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May 27, 2013 3:41:41 AM

Ghost2689 said:
hi every buddy I want to change boot in sony vaio but I don't know how I try F1 F2 F10 F12 ESC DEL but don`t work to change boot order or enter bios so any one know how to ente bios or change boot order tellme plz coz I want to downgrade forme win 8 to win 7


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June 14, 2013 12:00:18 PM

Ghost2689 said:
hi every buddy I want to change boot in sony vaio but I don't know how I try F1 F2 F10 F12 ESC DEL but don`t work to change boot order or enter bios so any one know how to ente bios or change boot order tellme plz coz I want to downgrade forme win 8 to win 7


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June 27, 2013 10:14:32 AM

Te100 has the right solution for your problem. just press the ASSIST button when your computer is off. It will turn on and direct you to the right page which will guide you through.


Ghost2689 said:
hi every buddy I want to change boot in sony vaio but I don't know how I try F1 F2 F10 F12 ESC DEL but don`t work to change boot order or enter bios so any one know how to ente bios or change boot order tellme plz coz I want to downgrade forme win 8 to win 7



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June 27, 2013 10:18:17 AM

Te100 has the right solution for your problem, I think. I have the same issue and it works for me. Just press the ASSIST button when your computer is off and it will turn the computer on and direct you to the wizard page which will guide you through the process. Just follow the wizard as what you want to do.
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September 16, 2013 8:48:45 PM

te100 said:
should be just hold f2 look in your manual and it will tell you.

If it has one Press the ASSIST button while your VAIO computer is off.
The VAIO Care Rescue Mode screen appears. Select Start BIOS setup.


thanks for the info bro. it helps me with my sony vaio god bless
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October 22, 2013 9:16:43 AM

Hello Guys..!!!

You should be able to solve this problem by pressing assist while the power is off as stated above.!!!

Kind regards

Ery-Edson
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November 14, 2013 9:36:40 AM

hhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
I have find the way how to boot from CD with SONY VAIO...juste :

1. shutdown the computer then HOLD the bottom: "ASSIST"
2. F2 to inter the BIOS
3. chnage the option of SECURITY BOOT from "ENABLE" to "DISABLE"
4. change the option of External boot From "DISABLE" to "ENABLE"
5. change the boot Order (first boot : External device)

finally restart your computer and enjoy :) 
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February 13, 2015 3:36:25 AM

Ghost2689 said:
hi every buddy I want to change boot in sony vaio but I don't know how I try F1 F2 F10 F12 ESC DEL but don`t work to change boot order or enter bios so any one know how to ente bios or change boot order tellme plz coz I want to downgrade forme win 8 to win 7


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February 13, 2015 3:37:28 AM

i want to change boot order
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April 3, 2015 8:43:09 AM

power on you e/f series vaio laptop using the assist key instead of power on key
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July 13, 2015 2:10:06 PM

just press ESC and it will load the boot menu order
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July 30, 2015 3:38:07 PM

Nothing from above helped me.
But what that worked:
1. Turn off laptop. Not a regular way but
Open Charms bar,
Settings,
PC Settings,
Recovery and Update,
Recovery,
Advanced Startup,
Turn off,
2. Press Power key.
3. Press F2 key.
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November 15, 2015 8:03:39 AM

TakeshiOyabun said:
Nothing from above helped me.
But what that worked:
1. Turn off laptop. Not a regular way but
Open Charms bar,
Settings,
PC Settings,
Recovery and Update,
Recovery,
Advanced Startup,
Turn off,
2. Press Power key.
3. Press F2 key.


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November 15, 2015 8:05:10 AM

Which Windows version were you using for your solution?
I tried it with Windows 10 and it did not work.

Does anyone have a Windows 10 solution?
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December 8, 2015 4:17:14 PM

Switch off the laptop. Now press the ASSIST key to turn ON the laptop. DO NOT press any other key, not even the POWER BUTTON. The laptop will turn on to the Recovery screen and from there you can select what you want to do. IT DOES WORK.



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July 4, 2016 8:04:21 PM

HJ007 said:
hhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
I have find the way how to boot from CD with SONY VAIO...juste :

1. shutdown the computer then HOLD the bottom: "ASSIST"
2. F2 to inter the BIOS
3. chnage the option of SECURITY BOOT from "ENABLE" to "DISABLE"
4. change the option of External boot From "DISABLE" to "ENABLE"
5. change the boot Order (first boot : External device)

finally restart your computer and enjoy :) 


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