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Can the Toshiba Satellite 5105-S701 boot to a USB flash drive?

Discussion in 'Laptops' started by goldwing, Aug 23, 2006.

  1. goldwing

    goldwing Guest

    I am able to boot off the included USB floppy drive by holding the 'U'
    key when I turn on the computer, but not my USB flash drive (which I am
    able to boot off of from my desktop).

    Is there something special I need to do for USB flash drives (that is
    maybe specific to this manufacturer/model)? Or is it just not possible?
    goldwing, Aug 23, 2006
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  2. goldwing

    BigJim Guest

    it is only possible if the bios is setup for a usb boot
    BigJim, Aug 24, 2006
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