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Intel® NUC
Supported operating systems

See the table for driver and operating system support for your Intel® NUC product.

Intel® NUC Boards and Kits do not support Microsoft Windows Server 2003*, Windows Server 2008*, or Windows Server 2012*. There are no plans for making drivers available for these operating systems.

How to read the table

x Fully supported; both 32-bit and 64-bit drivers for all features are available.
Limited Limited support; not all drivers OR not both 32-bit and 64-bit drivers are available.
As-is1 Drivers are available, but support is limited due to discontinuance of OS.
Blank Drivers are not available.

Kit /
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Microsoft Windows 8.1* Microsoft Windows 8* Microsoft Windows 7* Microsoft Windows XP*
(BIOS v0030 or later required)
x x
DN2820FYKH3 Limited Limited Limited
x x x
x x x
x x x
x x x As-is
x x x As-is
x x x As-is

Customer-reported operating system support
Listed below are other operating system versions reported as compatible by owners of the Intel® NUC Boards and Kits. Intel has not validated these operating systems.


Other operating systems:

1 As-is support
Use of Intel drivers with older operating systems that Microsoft* has discontinued or does not fully support should be considered as-is in respect to features, function, debugging and usability with recently released Intel® NUC products and Intel will no longer provide technical support for them. These operating systems include Windows XP editions. Please refer to the following Microsoft sites for more information:
Microsoft support lifecycle policy FAQ
Select a product for lifecycle information
Windows lifecycle fact sheet

2 Notes for the Intel® NUC Kit DE3815TYKHE and Intel® NUC Board DE3815TYBE:

  • Update this Intel NUC model to BIOS version 0030 or later before installing any Intel processor I/O controller drivers. This will eliminate any errors that can appear in Device Manager on I/O controller devices.
  • Supported Windows versions include the retail versions of Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 and Embedded 8.1 Industry, Embedded 8 Standard, and Embedded Standard 7.
  • The 4 GB eMMC embedded storage can be used for small-footprint operating systems, as typically used for thin-client and light-embedded applications. Please check your OS minimum requirements before attempting to install an OS to this device.

3 The Intel® NUC Kit DN2820FYKH supports 64-bit versions of Windows. Any 32-bit drivers are provided as-is.

This applies to:

Intel® NUC Board D33217CK
Intel® NUC Board D33217GKE
Intel® NUC Board D34010WYB
Intel® NUC Board D53427RKE
Intel® NUC Board D54250WYB
Intel® NUC Board DCP847SKE
Intel® NUC Board DE3815TYBE
Intel® NUC Kit D34010WYK
Intel® NUC Kit D54250WYK
Intel® NUC Kit DC3217BY
Intel® NUC Kit DC3217IYE
Intel® NUC Kit DC53427HYE
Intel® NUC Kit DCCP847DYE
Intel® NUC Kit DE3815TYKHE
Intel® NUC Kit DN2820FYKH

Solution ID: CS-034034
Last Modified: 04-Aug-2014
Date Created: 14-Feb-2013