How to enter the Windows 8 BIOS: Are you trying in every way to access the BIOS of your new PC with Windows 8 but you can’t? Obvious. The new computers equipped with the latest Microsoft operating system do not include the classic BIOS but the UEFI, an evolution of which can be accessed by following a procedure other than pressing a button when the PC is turned on.
If you want to know more, read the instructions I am about to give you and try to put them into practice immediately. I assure you that you will learn how to enter the Windows 8 BIOS in a much easier and faster way than you imagine. On the other hand, all you have to do is select a couple of settings in the Windows advanced start menu.
If you want to learn how to enter the Windows 8 BIOS of a new PC supplied “standard” with the latest Microsoft operating system, the first step you need to take is to call up the Windows Charms bar by positioning the mouse cursor in the high corner or bottom right of the screen and click first on the Settings icon and then on the item Change PC settings in the right sidebar.
In the screen that opens, select the General item from the left sidebar, scroll the page to the bottom and click on the Restart now button to restart the PC and access the advanced Windows startup settings.
Then wait for the blue screen to appear with the startup options of the operating system and click first on Troubleshooting and then on Advanced Options and UEFI Firmware Settings . Then select the Restart option and the computer will restart again to give you access to the UEFI configuration utility.
If you want to enter the Windows 8 BIOS of a PC that already has a few years on its shoulders and is equipped with the classic BIOS, all you have to do is follow the procedure that I illustrated in my guide on how to enter the BIOS .
It is a matter of restarting the computer (or turning it on if it is off) and repeatedly pressing the button to access the setup as soon as the PC power-up screen appears. To find out which is the right key to press, find the message press [key] to enter setup in one of the corners of the screen. Usually, the key to be pressed is one of F2 , F10 or Del .