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set primary boot in windows 8

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    set primary boot in windows 8


    hi guys
    as you know we can set primary boot in bios(by for example press f2 when booting)
    but my question is that is it possible to set primary boot in windows(for example set to boot from USB FLash Drive) and then reset the windows and the windows will boot from USB?

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    thanks my friend but i can not find my soloution.where can i choose the boot option(for example first boot by USB Flash Drive)
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    ??????????
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    You'll have to set it in the BIos.
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    there is no way to set it in windows?
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    Windows does not control which drive you boot from. Your bios does. There is no other way.
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    Why do you want to from USB first?
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    because my DVD writer does not work and for windows installation or hirens boot cd or .... i should boot from USb
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    Use the one time boot menu.

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