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How can I get into BIOS in my Sony Vaio VPCEH25EN

I have a sony vaio, model VPCEH25EN with me. This is the reference (Sony Vaio VPCEH25EN). It came up with a window 7 pre-installed. I want to install linux\fedora along with that. For that I have ...
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2012 Sony Vaio Often Shuts Down, Restart on its Own, or Will not Boot

My friend has a Sony Vaio he bought in 2012 Model: VPCEH27FD CPU: i5-24XXM (Will get the specifics later) RAM: 4GB DDR3 Graphics: Nvidia GT410M HDD: 750GB SATA3 OS: Windows 7 64 bit Home Premium ...
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Sony Vaio PCG-2J3L won't boot, and no display

My friend asked me to look at a Vaio PCG-2J3L Vista Home Premium, which won't boot and the display shuts off after two seconds. I have determined that the mouse and keyboard work, but as soon as the ...
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Unable to try or install ubuntu 12.04 and above 64 bit on my Sony Vaio which includes UEFI and Secure boot

First of all the hardware : Core i5 Ivy bridge 3210M 2.5Ghz 6Gb RAM AMD Radeon HD 7650M 750Gb HDD With Windows 8 Single language 64bit preinstalled. And include UEFI and Secure Boot Specific ...
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Can not boot into windows 8 after cloning HDD to SSD

I have a problem about transition from HDD to SSD. I have a Sony Vaio laptop (a third gen Intel) which came with a HDD. For higher speeds I bought a new OCZ vector SSD to replace it and a HDD box to ...
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NS Series Notebook Sony vaio - windows failed to start

I have Sony Vaio VGN-NS240E. Windows Boot Manager Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might be the cause. To fix the problem: ...
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Boot Sony VAIO SVS1511V9RB from CD or USB

I bought Sony VAIO SVS1511V9RB today and can't boot it from neither USB flash drive nor bootable CD. I've changed priority of boot drives to Internal CD-ROM, External devices, Internal Hard Disk, ...
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Sony laptop hangs during boot after attaching hard disk

I have a very old laptop, a Sony VGN BX760. When I turn it on, it shows me the "VAIO" screen and nothing happens. If I press F2, system plays a beep and nothing happens again. I removed the hard ...
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Sony VGN-NR260E “External Device Boot”

[A LITTLE BACKGROUND] On all modern Dell computers pushing the F12 on bios boot will allow for a screen that lets you choose what boot option you need. For example if I want to boot off of a USB ...
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Installing window problem with new laptop having old Window in it

I bought a new Sony vaio VPCEB15PA laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium installed in it. I want to install Windows 7 Ultimate and also want to make multiple partitions. But when I put Windows 7 ultimate ...