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Windows 7: Spacebar instead of F8 at boot time

21 May 2010   #1
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 
Spacebar instead of F8 at boot time

Following article briefly summarizing use of Spacebar instead of F8 and then use of F8 or F10 for additional options;

GES on Windows 7 : The space bar is the new F8 when it comes to WinPE, Vista and Windows 7.


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21 May 2010   #2
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Very good information, Karl. Thanks much.
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21 May 2010   #3
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Carl,
I find that spacebar a lots easier to hit than F8.
Karl
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21 May 2010   #4
Lee

Win 7 Pro x64, VM Win XP, Win7 Pro Sandbox, Kubuntu 11
 
 

Microsoft does another good one. . .thanks for the info, didn't know.
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21 May 2010   #5
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by karlsnooks View Post
Carl,
I find that spacebar a lots easier to hit than F8.
Karl
I agree with you!
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22 May 2010   #6
manhunter2826

Windows XP - Now Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit).
 
 

Thanks for the useful info Karl .
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22 May 2010   #7
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Glad to be helpful.
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22 May 2010   #8
kucing13

 

you sure help us a lot with that useful info karlsnooks.

spacebar always come in handy
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22 May 2010   #9
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Glad you like it. I find spacebar to be easier and you get around the complication that sometimes a beginner is unfamiliar with the "Fx" keys.
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22 May 2010   #10
kucing13

 

my first experience with F keys, i try all the F buttons and reboot many times just to boot into safemode.

(i forgot which number since they have 12)
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