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Windows 7: Network Boot

14 Aug 2009   #1
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windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Network Boot

If I disable Network Boot in my BIOS I get Boot Failure when I try to boot. My Boot Options are CD/DVD/Hard Disk/Removable Drive. Do I have a problem? or should Network Boot always be enabled?


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14 Aug 2009   #2
tw33k

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

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If I disable Network Boot in my BIOS I get Boot Failure when I try to boot. My Boot Options are CD/DVD/Hard Disk/Removable Drive. Do I have a problem? or should Network Boot always be enabled?
is your hdd set to boot before your network?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Aug 2009   #3
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by new View Post
If I disable Network Boot in my BIOS I get Boot Failure when I try to boot. My Boot Options are CD/DVD/Hard Disk/Removable Drive. Do I have a problem? or should Network Boot always be enabled?
New

First could you tell us about your system and network? and second is there a specific reason you want to dias-able network boot?

Ken
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14 Aug 2009   #4
new

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Hi Guys, on thinking about this more I realise it is a motherboard problem rather than a Windows 7 problem. I was trying to disable Network Boot to see if it would solve the problem of my num lock light staying on after I switch off my computer. I had already tried disabling Wake on Lan, but that didn't work. I have just been building a new system with an Intel board. The only slight problems I have is this light staying on, and an exclamation mark against the PCI Simple Communication Controller in Device Manager, which I think is the onboard EEEI 1394
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