Troubleshooting Operating System Issues on Intel® NUC





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Operating system installation issues

What are you seeing? How to fix it.
Issues while first setting up Windows Operating System on your Intel® NUC. See Windows* Setup instructions and Install the latest BIOS version.

Issues while:

  • Reinstalling Windows® 10
  • Upgrading to Windows® 10 Pro
  • Backing up and restoring files
  • Acquiring your Windows® 10 Product Key

See Windows® 10 Tips for Intel® NUC

Error during installation: A media driver your computer needs is missing. This could be a DVD, USB, or Hard disk driver. If you have a CD, DVD, or USB flash drive with the driver on it, please insert it now. See for help with this error.

Other Operating System installation issues.

Check Supported Operating Systems for Intel NUC products

Windows gets stuck in a Startup Repair loop.

Check support for Windows:

Issues with Linux-based Operating System on your Intel® NUC. Check Linux* Support for Intel® NUC

Device manager issues

What are you seeing? How to fix it.
Error on an Unknown Device in the Other Devices section on Windows 7* Device Manager. Details on the device show ACPI\MSFT0101.

See Error on Unknown Device in Windows 7* Device Manager


Related topics
Operating System Installation for Intel® NUC
Identify Devices with Errors in Device Manager for the Intel® NUC