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Default Can the 10v AND A90 (Mini 9) boot from a... - 01-13-2010, 06:33 PM

USB Drive? I have not been in the BIOS for either...and wondering if there is an option to boot from a USB port? For both netbooks?
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Default 01-13-2010, 07:43 PM

Yes to both. You can press 0 at the initial logo screen (for the Mini 9/A90 - the 10v is probably different) to get the "boot selector" menu and select USB from there, or you can set it as a priority in the BIOS.

You didn't ask, but neither the Mini 9 nor A90 can boot from the SD slot. I don't know about the 10v.


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Default 01-14-2010, 01:05 AM

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Yes to both. You can press 0 at the initial logo screen (for the Mini 9/A90 - the 10v is probably different) to get the "boot selector" menu and select USB from there, or you can set it as a priority in the BIOS.

You didn't ask, but neither the Mini 9 nor A90 can boot from the SD slot. I don't know about the 10v.
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Default 01-14-2010, 02:58 AM

Ok, thanks guys
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Default 01-14-2010, 02:58 PM

The mini 10v can boot from the SD card slot. Just make sure removable devices are above the hard drive in the boot order in the BIOS.


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