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When running Windows, hold down the shift key and select "restart" instead of "shutdown". At the restart, you will get an options screen, select "trouble shooting", then on the next screen, select the "UEFI settings" (the BIOS).
If your HD is broken and need to install on a new HD or just want to know the key without an HD, this may help you: sudo acpidump > myhiddenkey.txt after that, search in your HOME folder the .txt file you just created. Press F3 to search within the file the word "MSDM" and bingo! If you do not have acpmdump yet, time to install it using sudo apt-get ...
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