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Hey, I'm trying to install Solus 4.1 MATE on my Lenovo Legion Y540 laptop and I am getting BIOS errors on boot up of my USB with the installation media.

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rolka created this task.Mar 30 2020, 4:01 PM
Jacek added a subscriber: Jacek.Mar 30 2020, 4:07 PM

You should be more specific, what errors? One easy thing you could try to check if Legacy Boot is set to on or off. If you disable it you will force the system to boot in EFI mode (instead of BIOS), which should be the default for all modern hardware.

rolka added a comment.Mar 30 2020, 4:09 PM

You can see the errors in the picture. Legacy Boot is off and it boots to EFI.

rolka added a comment.Mar 30 2020, 4:17 PM

What I meant is secure boot is off and boot mode is UEFI.

rolka added a comment.Mar 30 2020, 4:36 PM

I've set it to be Legacy with the default being UEFI first it doesn't boot at all, with Legacy and Legacy first it boots, get another similar screen of errors then it boots like it should with the green and white Solus text of everything being initialized and it does boot up to MATE fine.

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