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Media NAS / Servers - How to : Change Boot Order (Asus Boards)

Author: administrator account Reference Number: AA-00271 Views: 11568 Created: 2013-05-21 23:51 Last Updated: 2013-05-21 23:56 38 Rating/ 2 Voters


This document describes how to change / restore the boot order on your Media NAS / Server with an Asus mainboard.

Applies to

This article is applicable for supported Media Systems as listed here:


  • Connect a Keyboard, monitor, and mouse to the unit
  • Start this procedure with the unit powered off


  • Power on your system, and start tapping on the DELETE (DEL) Key on your keyboard at the same time
  • Eventually, you'll see the BIOS screen as seen below.
    If prompted, enter the BIOS password (Check your email for this information)
  • Using the mouse or RIGHT arrow key, select the BOOT tab

  • Once we're on the BOOT tab, scroll all the way down, until you see HARD DRIVE BBS Priorities (as shown below)
  • Press ENTER on your keyboard to select this option

  • You'll see a list of "Boot Option #" devices.
  • Select the item listed as BOOT OPTION #1 (which is the first Boot device)
  • Choose the only 2TB drive in the setup - its size will be approximately 1907729 MB.

  • After this is done, press F10 to SAVE the settings.
  • Press Y for YES if prompted to do so.
  • The system should now boot normally as expected.
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