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Can I disable "Legacy Support" in the BIOS?

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    Can I disable "Legacy Support" in the BIOS?

    Can I disable Legacy Support, since it's for older operating systems?

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    Easiest way to find out is to try it and see what happens. My guess is it will be okay.
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    Tried it, seems that's the only way to enable Secure Boot, everything seems to be working good
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    Windows 8.1 consumer 64 bit

    In my former system disabling legacy support meant the bios could no longer use USB, so you could not boot from a usb drive. Just keep it in mind for the future, you may have to turn it back on to use usb at boot.
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    Ah, I don't think I'd have an use for booting from an usb drive any time soon. Thanks
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Can I disable "Legacy Support" in the BIOS?
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