Here is the list of Laptop and Desktop System Boot Codes for various brands:



F2 (BIOS Setup)

ALT + F2 (Boot Device Options)

F12 (Boot Device Options)

ALT + F10 (Acer eRecovery)



ESC (Boot Selection Menu)

F2 (BIOS Setup)

F9 (Asus Laptop Recovery)



Command + Option + P + R (PRAM and NVRAM Reset)

Command + S (Boot into Single-User Mode)

Command + V (Boot with Verbose Status)

Option (Select Hard Drive Boot Volume)

Option + N (Boot Image from Netboot Server)

Shift (Boot into Safe Mode)

C (Boot from CD Drive)

D (Boot from OS/X Recovery and perform Hardware Test)

N (Boot from Network)



CTRL + F11 (Dell™ PC Restore by Symantec)

F8 (Repair Your Computer) Dell Factory Image Restore



F10 (HP Recovery)

HP Pavilion Laptops

ESC (Startup Menu)

F1 (System Information)

F2 (System Diagnostic)

F9 (Boot Device Options)

F10 (BIOS Setup)

F11 (System Recovery)


IBM ThinkPad

F11 (IBM Product Recovery)


Intel NUC

F2 (System Setup)

F7 (BIOS Update)

F10 (Boot Menu)



LenovoOneKey Button (Lenovo OneKey Rescue System)

F2 (BIOS Setup)


Sony Vaio

F10 (VAIO Recovery Wizard)



0 (zero) (Toshiba Harddrive Recovery Utility)

F2 (Setup Utility)

F8 (Advanced Boot Options Menu)

F12 (Boot Menu)