Windows* Setup for Intel® NUC or Intel® Compute Stick

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Install & Setup

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04/30/2019

The first time you start the Intel® NUC or Intel® Compute Stick, Windows* guides you through several setup steps. This document provides step-by-step instructions for the most common Setup options.

Choose your operating system version to begin.

Click or the topic for details:

Windows* 8.1
  1. Select your Region and Language, then click Next. If your preferred language is not listed, select English. You can add your preferred language after setup is complete.
    Region and language

  2. Click I accept when you see the Windows license terms.
    Accept license terms

  3. Select a color of your choice on the Personalize screen and enter a PC name. Then click Next.
    Personalize screen

  4. Optional: Select a network. If you choose to connect now, you are asked for your User ID and password or other network credentials.
    Select a network

  5. Select Use express settings.
    Express settings

  6. If you already have a Microsoft account, enter your user email address or phone number and password, then click Next. If you do not have an account yet, select Create a new account and follow the prompts to set one up.
    Sign in to Microsoft account

  7. Click I can't do this right now. Then, click Next on the security setup page.
    Security setup page

  8. Click Next on the OneDrive setup page.
    OneDrive setup page

  9. Windows Setup completes in a few minutes.

Windows® 10
  1. Select your preferred app language, then click Next. If your preferred language is not listed, select English. You can add your preferred language after setup is complete.
    Preferred app language screen

  2. Click Accept to accept the Windows license terms.
    License terms

  3. Optional: Select a network. If you choose to connect now, you are asked for your User ID and password or other network credentials.
    Select network

  4. Select Use Express settings.
    Express settings

  5. If you already have a Microsoft account, enter your user email address or phone number and password, then click Sign in. If you do not have an account, select Create one and follow the prompts to set one up.
    Sign in to Microsoft account

  6. Create an account name for the PC, then click Next.
    Create account for this PC

  7. Windows Setup completes in a few minutes.

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