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How to start the computer in VGA Mode.

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Follow this procedure to start the computer in VGA Mode.

  1. Turn on the computer.
  2. On the SONY screen, press and hold the F8 key for 7-10 seconds.

    NOTE: If a Please Select Boot Device window appears, press the ESC key, then press the F8 key.

  3. On the Windows Advanced Options Menu screen, press the UP ARROW key until Enable VGA Mode is selected.
  4. Press the ENTER key.
  5. On the Please select operating system to start: screen, press the ENTER key.
  6. In the To begin, click your user name window, click the Administrator icon.

    NOTE: If a password prompt appears in the Type your password box, type the password and press the ENTER key.

  7. In the Windows is running in VGA Mode box, click the Yes button.