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[NA-User] Killing two birds with one message

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From: (Tom Horton)
Date: Thu, 28 Nov 2002 05:25:55 +0000
I use 98SE and I get to the starting options with the F8 key.
You do have to hold the key down or continuously punch it
but it does work.
73, Tom K5IID

At 09:22 27-11-02 -0600, Randy Farmer wrote:

>>I didn't see it mentioned but for the individual that wanted a quick way 
>>to boot to the program, when you reboot your computer, press F8 which 
>>should, in most cases, provide you with starting options, one of which is 
>>starting from a command (DOS) prompt.
>I believe it's actually the Ctrl key, at least for Win98SE. Seems to me 
>the F8 key works for Win95. They're always changing it. If you want to do 
>this, it's a good to hold the Ctrl key down as soon as the boot process 
>begins. Many times, particularly with faster machines, the boot process 
>goes so fast there's no time to get on the key before it's too late.
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