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How to change the boot option in IBM 6578-PBU desktop

\015 Hi, \015\012\015\012I tried to install the Windows XP in IBM 6578-PBU but i couldnt find the options to change the first boot device to CDROM. I have tried F1 key, Del key, F2 key but nothing works. Now, by default, the boot options is floppy drive, network and then harddrive. If anybody can help me out, please let me know.\015\012\015\012Thanks\015

Answers :

I searched for hours for a solution to this. Here it is:
\015\012
\015\0121). Restart your computer, NOT using ctrl - alt - del
\015\0122). Press F1 when guided to.
\015\0123). When you get into the config menu, select Start Options, then hit enter twice.
\015\012
\015\012There are all the options you need! Cool, huh?
Hi,

I tried to install the Windows XP in IBM 6578-PBU but i couldnt find the options to change the first boot device to CDROM. I have tried F1 key, Del key, F2 key but nothing works. Now, by default, the boot options is floppy drive, network and then harddrive. If anybody can help me out, please let me know.

Thanks
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