I also tried Del , Esc and even more. Depending on which text editor you’re pasting into, you might have to add the italics to the site name. Turn off the computer. Once you have accessed your BIOS and made any necessary changes, you can choose to reinitiate the Fastboot if you want. Small Business – Chron. What this does is basically cause the BIOS to see a “stuck key” condition on the keyboard; the same as if a keyboard contact was actually stuck, but in this case, triggered intentionally. Maybe this step will work for you to.

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If fast boot is the problem, an easy way to disable it is to leave windows in an unsafe exit state, which you can do by a hard shut down holding the power button for several seconds.

If you need to reset the Jsi manually, you can do this by removing the battery from the motherboard or physically branching the CMOS reset connectors on the motherboard.

Update your question to include this information. Do not release the key before the OS starts to load, if it does.

Now, while holding that key downturn on the computer. Turn off and disconnect your computer from current. I’ve read the manual for this keyboard which suggested using the Del key.

How to Get to BIOS on an MSI Motherboard

This has worked every time I have tried it on this MB. If this does not work you can branch the the CMOS reset connectors on the motherboard. Just to verify, I went back and selected “Shut down” instead of “Restart”. Maarten 1 9. I’m sure these answers will be helpful for somebody facing this problem. Now hold down the power button to drain any residual power from the motherboard. All it does is restart my computer. This diagnostic screen very often includes instructions on how to enter the setup utility as well and now that the BIOS is actually waiting for you to do something, it’s often a trivial matter to get into the setup utility.


In the case of my MSI X it was the top left for the keyboard and 3rd row right for the mouse. Except for the fact that this does not apply to Windows 7, this is a somewhat valid answer.

BIOS-Updates, Drivers, Manuals, etc. – for MSI Mainboards and Notebooks |

What this does is basically cause the BIOS to see a “stuck key” condition on the keyboard; the same as if a keyboard contact was actually stuck, but in this case, triggered intentionally. Then, before turning it on, press and hold a key on your keyboard.

Many BIOSes treat this as at least a warning, and will give you a diagnostic screen telling you to check your keyboard and do something most often to press a key to continue booting. My computer is running Windows 7. The “Quiet” or “Silent” boot option usually displays a splash screen instead of any information about the BIOS and computer. Burgi – I wanted to ask the same question – What OS are you using?


How to flash the BIOS

Open the case and identify the CMOS battery — it is like a big hearing-aid battery. Disabling this can be helpful for future troubleshooting. Would you like to answer one of these bis questions instead?

Then restore bios to default setting will make bios screen appear again. I mean no key combination for that or something. Try powering it off, then hold the power button to turn it on.

keyboard – Can’t get to BIOS on an MSI motherboard – Super User

Burgi I’m using Windows 7 for this task. If you’re having trouble getting your computer to POST usually referred to as not booting upyou’ll need to enter the BIOS to change some settings or diagnose beep codes. When fast boot is enabled, you cannot enter the firmware setup by pressing a key.

Accessed 28 December That was very clever! If the OS starts to load, this trick didn’t work for you. Super User works best with JavaScript enabled.