The F7 BIOS Flash Update allows you to update the system BIOS during the boot process and before the operating system loads.
The following Intel NUC models use the Aptio 5 BIOS core and have a different method for BIOS updates and Recovery.
Follow these instructions or print the PDF version:
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- Download the Recovery BIOS (.BIO) file. Example:
Copy the .BIO to a USB device.
Plug the USB device into a USB port of the target computer.
Shut down the target computer.
During boot, when the F7 prompt is displayed, press F7 to enter the BIOS Flash Update tool.
Select the USB device and press Enter.
Select the .BIO file and press Enter.
Confirm you want to update the BIOS by pressing Enter.
Wait 2–5 minutes for the update to complete.
Remove the USB device.
Restart the computer.
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