How to Skip F12 When PXE Boot

It’s a little annoying for me to press F12 each time during PXE Boot as I do testing all the time.

Here are the steps to skip F12 :

On your WDS server(s) navigate to
Make a copy of your (the version that prompts you to press F12)
Delete the original
Make a copy of pxeboot.n12 (the version that bypasses the additional F12 prompt)
Rename this copy to
Flag this file as READ-ONLY. If you do not do this the next reboot of your server will revert this file back.
Restart your WDS service and away you go.

PXE – How to Suppress F12 at PXE Boot

Here is an additional article about the detail boot files:

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