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Document Shift+Restart on Windows (#16456)

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[[!meta stylesheet="install/inc/stylesheets/standalone" rel="stylesheet" title=""]]
This page describes the technique to start Tails from a USB stick on PC.
This page describes the basic and advanced techniques to start Tails from a USB stick on PC.
[[!toc levels=2]]
<h1 id="windows-restart">Starting from Windows 8 or 10</h1>
From Windows or the sign-in screen of Windows:
[[!inline pages="install/inc/steps/windows_boot_menu.inline" raw="yes" sort="age"]]
<div class="next">
<p>If the Boot Loader appears, you can continue reading our [[instructions
on the Welcome Screen and configuring the Persistent
Storage|install/win/usb#welcome-screen]].</p>
</div>
<h1 id="boot-menu-key">Starting using the Boot Menu key</h1>
[[!inline pages="install/inc/steps/pc_boot_menu.inline" raw="yes" sort="age"]]
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<p>Most computers do not start on the Tails USB stick automatically but you can
press a Boot Menu key to display a list of possible devices to start from.</p>
<div class="tip">
<p>If Windows 8 or 10 is
<span class="linux upgrade-linux">also</span>
installed on the computer, you can refer instead to the [[instructions
on starting Tails from Windows 8 or 10|doc/first_steps/start/pc#windows-restart]].
Starting Tails from Windows is easier than using the Boot Menu key.</p>
</div>
<p>The following screenshot is an example of a Boot Menu:</p>
<p>[[!img install/inc/screenshots/boot_menu.png link="no" alt=""]]</p>
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<ol>
<li>
<p class="usb upgrade-windows upgrade-linux">Shut down the computer while leaving the USB stick plugged in.</p>
<p class="usb upgrade-linux">Shut down the computer while leaving the USB stick plugged in.</p>
<p class="standalone">Shut down the computer and plug the Tails USB.</p>
<p class="clone upgrade-tails">Shut down the computer.</p>
<p class="clone">Plug in the other Tails USB stick that you want to
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[[!img install/inc/infography/restart-on-upgrade-usb.png link="no" class="upgrade-tails" alt="USB stick unplugged on the right and computer restarted on USB stick on the left"]]
</div>
<div class="windows linux expert install-clone upgrade-clone upgrade-tails upgrade-windows upgrade-linux">
<h2>Make the computer start on the USB stick</h2>
<div class="windows upgrade-windows">
[[!inline pages="install/inc/steps/windows_boot_menu.inline" raw="yes" sort="age"]]
</div>
<div class="linux expert install-clone upgrade-clone upgrade-tails upgrade-linux">
[[!inline pages="install/inc/steps/pc_boot_menu.inline" raw="yes" sort="age"]]
</div>
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<ol>
<li><p>Select the Start [[!img lib/start.png alt="" link="no"]]
button.</p></li>
<li><p>Press and hold the <strong>Shift</strong> key while you choose
<strong>Power</strong>&nbsp;<strong>Restart</strong>.</p></li>
<li><p>In the <strong>Choose an option</strong> screen, choose <strong>Use
a device</strong>.</p>
[[!img install/inc/screenshots/choose_an_option.png link="no" alt=""]]
<div class="bug">
<p>If the computer is running Windows 7 or if the <strong>Choose an
option</strong> screen does not appear, refer to the [[instructions on
starting Tails using the Boot Menu key|doc/first_steps/start/pc#boot-menu-key]].</p>
</div>
</li>
<li><p>In the <strong>Use a device</strong> screen, choose <strong>Boot
Menu</strong>.</p>
<p>Windows shuts down, the computer restarts, and a Boot Menu
appears.</p>
<p>The Boot Menu is a list of possible devices to start from. The following
screenshot is an example of a Boot Menu:</p>
<p>[[!img install/inc/screenshots/boot_menu.png link="no" alt=""]]</p>
</li>
<li><p>In the Boot Menu, select your USB stick and press
<strong>Enter</strong>.</p></li>
<li><p>If the computer starts on Tails, the Boot Loader appears and
Tails starts automatically after 4 seconds.</p>
<p>[[!img install/inc/screenshots/grub.png link="no" alt="Black screen
('GNU GRUB') with Tails logo and 2 options: 'Tails' and 'Tails
(Troubleshooting Mode)'."]]</p>
<div class="bug">
<p>If no Boot Menu appears or if your USB stick is not listed in the Boot
Menu, refer to the [[instructions on starting Tails using the Boot Menu
key|doc/first_steps/start/pc#boot-menu-key]].</p>
</div>
</li>
</ol>
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