ideapad z580 os installation

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by gogol00, Oct 26, 2013.

  1. gogol00

    gogol00 MDL Novice

    Dec 26, 2012
    hi i've a ideapad z580 with windows 7 home besic. now i've bought windows 8 pro & wat to install it in my pc from usb.
    problem is whenever i try to boot from usb it just bypass it and go stright to windows 7.I've already checked my USB in my pc and it is bootable. so i've read different forums & every one is saying to disable SECUREBOOT option... now is my bios there is no secure boot option even if i enable administrator password i cannot find any SECUREBOOT option...

    so what shout i do with my windows 8 pro? how do i install it?my laptop is ideapad z580 with i3-3110m ... bios version is 5fcn34ww
  2. Tito

    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
    Staff Member

    Nov 30, 2009
    As far as I remember, Z580 supports UEFI booting.

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  3. LatinMcG

    LatinMcG Bios Borker

    Feb 27, 2011
    so he needs win7 with win8 on same disk.. without EFI secureboot.