Below you will find instructions on how to boot your computer to a WTG drive. You also should watch this short video on how to configure your machine using Microsoft’s PWLAUNCHER.

WTG Boot Setup

ManufacturerTypeModelsBoot MenuBoot OnceBIOS/UEFI KeyChange Priority
AcerEsc, F12, F9Del, F2
AcernetbookAspire One zg5, zg8F12F2
AcernetbookAspire TimelineF12F2
AcernetbookAspire v3, v5, v7F12The "F12 Boot Menu" must be enabled in BIOS. It is disabled by default.F2
AppleAfter 2006Option
AsusdesktopF8F9
AsuslaptopVivoBook f200ca, f202e, q200e, s200e, s400ca, s500ca, u38n, v500ca, v550ca, v551, x200ca, x202e, x550ca, z202eEscDelete
AsuslaptopN550JV, N750JV, N550LF, Rog g750jh, Rog g750jw, Rog g750jxEscDisable "Fast Boot" and "Secure Boot Control" in order to boot from MBR formatted media.F2
AsuslaptopZenbook Infinity ux301, Infinity ux301la, Prime ux31a, Prime ux32vd, R509C, Taichi 21, Touch u500vz, Transformer Book TX300EscDisable "Fast Boot" and "Secure Boot Control" in order to boot from MBR formatted media.F2
Asusnotebookk25f, k35e, k34u, k35u, k43u, k46cb, k52f, k53e, k55a, k60ij, k70ab, k72f, k73e, k73s, k84l, k93sm, k93sv, k95vb, k501, k601, R503C, x32a, x35u, x54c, x61g, x64c, x64v, x75a, x83v, x83vb, x90, x93sv, x95gl, x101ch, x102ba, x200ca, x202e, x301a, x401a, x401u, x501a, x502c, x750jaF8DEL
AsusnetbookEee PC 1015, 1025cEscF2Boot Tab, Boot Device Priority, 1st Boot Device, Removable Device, F10
CompaqPresarioEsc, F9F10BIOS "Advanced Tab", Boot Order
DelldesktopDimension, Inspiron, Latitude, OptiplexF12Select "USB Flash Drive".F2
DelldesktopAlienware Aurora, Inspiron One 20, Inspiron 23 Touch, Inspiron 620, 630, 650, 660s, Inspiron 3000, X51, XPS 8300, XPS 8500, XPS 8700, XPS 18 Touch, XPS 27 TouchF12Select "USB Flash Drive".F2
DelldesktopInspiron One 2020, 2305, 2320, 2330 All-In-OneF12Select "USB Flash Drive".F2
DelllaptopInspiron 11 3000 series touch, 14z Ultrabook, 14 7000 series touch, 15z Ultrabook touch, 15 7000 series touch, 17 7000 series touchF12Select "USB Storage Device"F2Settings->General->Boot Sequence->"USB Storage Device", then up arrow, [Apply]--[Exit]
DelllaptopInspiron 14R non-touch, 15 non-touch, 15R non-touch, 17 non-touch, 17R non-touchF12Select "USB Storage Device"F2Settings->General->Boot Sequence->"USB Storage Device", then up arrow, [Apply]--[Exit]
DelllaptopLatitude c400, c600, c640, d610, d620, d630, d830, e5520, e6320, e6400, e6410, e6420, e6430, e6500, e6520, 6430u Ultrabook, x300F12Select "USB Storage Device" from boot menu.F2
DelllaptopPrecision m3800, m4400, m4700, m4800, m6500, m6600, m6700, m6800F12Select "USB Storage Device" from boot menu.F2
DelllaptopAlienware 14, Alienware 17, Alienware 18, XPS 11 2-in-1, XPS 12 2-in-1, XPS 13, XPS 14 Ultrabook, XPS 15 Touch,F12Select "USB Storage Device" from boot menu.F2
eMachinesF12Tab, Del
FujitsuF12F2
HPgenericEsc, F9Esc, F10, F1
HPdesktopPavilion Media Center a1477cEscF10BIOS "Advanced" tab, Boot Order, Move "USB Device" before "Hard Drive"
HPdesktopPavilion 23 All In OneEscSelect boot media from the menu.F10UEFI/BIOS "Advanced" tab, Boot Order, Move "USB Device" before "Hard Drive". For non-UEFI media, disable secure boot and enable legacy support.
HPdesktopPavilion Elite e9000, e9120y, e9150t, e9220y, e9280tEsc, F9F10
HPdesktopPavilion g6 and g7EscF10UEFI/BIOS "Advanced" tab, Boot Order, Move "USB Device" before "Hard Drive"
HPdesktopPavilion HPE PC, h8-1287cEscThen F9 for "Boot Menu"EscF10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPdesktopPavilion PC, p6 2317cEscThen F9 for "Boot Menu"EscF10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPdesktopPavilion PC, p7 1297cbEscThen F9 for "Boot Menu"EscF10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPdesktopTouchSmart 520 PCEscThen F9 for "Boot Menu"EscF10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPlaptop2000EscThen F9 for "Boot Menu". Select "Patriot Memory" on the Boot Option Menu.EscThen F10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPnotebookPavilion g4EscF10BIOS "Advanced" tab, Boot Order, Move "USB Device" before "Hard Drive"
HPnotebookENVY x2, m4, m4-1015dx, m4-1115dx, sleekbook m6, m6-1105dx, m6-1205dx, m6-k015dx, m6-k025dx, touchsmart m7EscThen F9 for "Boot Menu"EscThen F10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPnotebookEnvy, dv6 and dv7 PC, dv9700, Spectre 14, Spectre 13EscThen F9 for "Boot Menu"EscThen F10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPnotebook2000 - 2a20nr, 2a53ca, 2b16nr, 2b89wm, 2c29wm, 2d29wmEscThen F9 for "Boot Menu"EscThen F10, Storage tab, Boot Order, Legacy Boot Sources
HPnotebookProbook 4520s, 4525s, 4540s, 4545s, 5220m, 5310m, 5330m, 5660b, 5670bEscF10BIOS "Advanced" tab, Boot Order, Move "USB Device" before "Hard Drive"
HPtowerPavilion a410nEscF1BIOS "Boot" tab, Boot Device Priority, Hard Drive Boot Priority, Move "USB-HDD0" up to #1 position.
IntelF10
LenovodesktopF12, F8, F10F1, F2
LenovolaptopF12F1, F2
LenovolaptopThinkPad edge, e431, e531, e545, helix, l440, l540, s431, t440s, t540p, twist, w510, w520, w530, w540, x140, x220, x230, x240, X1 carbonF12F1
LenovolaptopIdeaPad s300, u110, u310 Touch, u410, u510, y500, y510, yoga 11, yoga 13, z500Novo buttonSmall button on the side next to the power button.Novo buttonSmall button on the side next to the power button.
LenovolaptopIdeaPad P500F12 or Fn + F11F2
LenovonetbookIdeaPad S10-3F12F2
Lenovonotebookg460, g470, g475, g480, g485F12F2
MicrosoftSurface Pro 3Step 1: Shut down your Surface. Step 2: Press and hold the volume-up button on your Surface and at the same time, press and release the power button. Step 3: When you see the Surface logo, release the volume-up button. The UEFI menu will display within a few seconds.Step 1: Shut down your Surface. Step 2: Press and hold the volume-up button on your Surface and at the same time, press and release the power button. Step 3: When you see the Surface logo, release the volume-up button. The UEFI menu will display within a few seconds.Step 4: Select Configure Alternate System Boot Order. Step 5: Surface Pro 3: Select USB SSD. Step 6: Select Exit Setup. Step  7: Select Yes to save configuration and restart Surface Pro
MicrosoftSurface 3Step 1: Shut down your Surface. Step 2: Press and hold the volume-up button on your Surface and at the same time, press and release the power button. Step 3: When you see the Surface logo, release the volume-up button. The UEFI menu will display within a few seconds.Step 1: Shut down your Surface. Step 2: Press and hold the volume-up button on your Surface and at the same time, press and release the power button. Step 3: When you see the Surface logo, release the volume-up button. The UEFI menu will display within a few seconds.Step 4: Select Configure Alternate System Boot Order. Step 5: Surface 3: Network > USB >SSD. Step 6: Select Exit Setup. Step  7: Select Yes to save configuration and restart Surface
MicrosoftSurface Pro 1, Surface Pro 2Step 1: Shut down your Surface. Step 2: Press and hold the volume-up button on your Surface and at the same time, press and release the power button. Step 3: When you see the Surface logo, release the volume-up button. The UEFI menu will display within a few seconds.Step 1: Shut down your Surface. Step 2: Press and hold the volume-up button on your Surface and at the same time, press and release the power button. Step 3: When you see the Surface logo, release the volume-up button. The UEFI menu will display within a few seconds.Step 4: Select Secure Boot Control . Step 5: SelectDisable. This will allow Surface to search for an alternate device to boot from aside from your SSD. (Note : This may affect the look of your Surface splash screen).  Step 6: Select Exit Setup. Step  7: Select Yes to save configuration and restart Surface.
NECF5F2
Packard BellF8F1, Del
SamsungF12, Esc
SamsungnetbookNC10EscF2Boot Tab, Select "Boot Device Priority", Press Return, Up/Down to Highlight, F6/F5 to change priority.
Samsungnotebooknp300e5c, np300e5e, np350v5c, np355v5c, np365e5c, np550p5cEscF2Boot Tab, Select "Boot Device Priority", Press Return, Up/Down to Highlight, F6/F5 to change priority.
SamsungultrabookSeries 5 Ultra, Series 7 Chronos, Series 9 UltrabookEscNote that you must first disable fast boot in BIOS/UEFI to boot from a USB drive.F2Boot Tab, Select "Boot Device Priority", Press Return, Up/Down to Highlight, F6/F5 to change priority.
SamsungultrabookAtiv Book 2, 8, 9F2Note that you must first disable fast boot in BIOS/UEFI to boot from a USB drive or use the F2 boot menu.F10Boot Tab, Select "Boot Device Priority", Press Return, Up/Down to Highlight, F6/F5 to change priority.
SharpF2
SonyVAIO Duo, Pro, Flip, Tap, Fitassist buttonassist button
SonyVAIO, PCG, VGNF11F1, F2, F3
SonyVGNEsc, F10F2BIOS "BOOT" section, "External Device Boot" enabled
ToshibalaptopKira, Kirabook 13, UltrabookF12F2
ToshibalaptopQosmio g30, g35, g40, g50F12F2
ToshibalaptopQosmio x70, x75, x500, x505, x870, x875, x880F12F2
ToshibaProtege, Satellite, TecraF12F1, Esc
ToshibaEquiumF12F12

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