Press f12 or fn f12 rapidly and repeatedly at the lenovo logo during bootup to open windows boot manager. Set os optimized defaults to other os or go to the boot tab.
Plug the bootable usb to any usb port on the laptop.
Lenovo ideapad boot menu key windows 10. How to boot lenovo laptop from bootable usb. If these buttons are not working then try pressing the fn key along with e g. How to enter bios setup from windows 10 systemhow to enter setup utility f1 or boot menu f12 on a microsoft windows 8 8 1 preloaded pc.
Click uefi firmware settings. First make a windows 10 bootable usb drive following the tutorial. If the computer does not have uefi boot and uefi firmware settings are not available enter the bios setup via function key or novo button.
To boot access boot menu on lenovo desktop laptop please perform the steps below. Move to the general option. In the boot menu you will see your usb hdd drive will appear.
Insert the windows 10 bootable pendrive to the laptop. Open the exit menu try to use tab key or pgup pgdn or arrow keys to switch. Step 1 change bios setting.
Enter bios recommended way to enter bios ideapad. Set the boot mode to legacy support then set usb boot to enabled. Same process to open the boot menu press f12 key instead of the bios key.
Plug in the usb recovery drive and then restart the computer at the same time keep pressing the f12 key during the starting up process then the lenovo boot menu will appear. Look for the advanced startup and click on it then restart now. This is a one time option.
Select boot device in the list. Lenovo preloaded windows 10 is set up with uefi boot. Press windows key c to open the charms bar.
Then choose the troubleshoot refresh your pc or reset your pc option and then follow the on screen instruction. If the boot device is disabled in the bios then the boot device cannot be selected using this method. Press f9 fn f9 to load default settings then press f10 fn f10 to save the bios.
Now the bios setup utility interface is displayed. Now you have to change some settings in the bios setup of the laptop lenovo ideapad 320 bios key is f2 and the boot menu key is the f12 button. Turn on the laptop and quickly press fn key f12 key to open boot menu.
Click on use a device and enter boot menu. Click on settings button and then choose change pc settings. After selecting a boot device the windows keyboard layout will display for you.