The key is the key

During boot time, what key provides you with access to the Windows Advanced Options Menu?

A) F2

B) Shift-F1

C) F8

D) F1

E) The “any” key

The answer: C) F8

The F8 key is used to stop the boot process and present the Advanced Options Menu. Be quick, because you have to hit the key before the operating system begins to load!

Want to know more? Watch “Boot Options.”

Even before Windows starts, there are many options during the boot process. In this video module, you’ll learn how to configure the BIOS, use Safe Mode, and repair your computer with system recovery disks and the Windows Recovery Console.