Article ID: 000033003 Content Type: Install & Setup Last Reviewed: 07/08/2021

How to Change the Boot Mode (UEFI/Legacy) on Intel® Server Boards

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Summary

Steps to change the boot mode (UEFI/Legacy) on Intel® Server Boards and Intel® Server Systems

Description

This shows how to change the boot mode (UEFI/Legacy) on Intel® Server Boards.

Resolution

Follow the steps below to change the boot mode:

  1. Power on system.
  2. Press F2 when prompted to enter BIOS menu.
  3. Navigate to Boot Maintenance Manager -> Advanced Boot Options -> Boot Mode.
  4. Select the desired mode: UEFI or Legacy.
NoteIf the system already has an operating system (OS) installed, you will need to re-install the OS after changing boot mode.

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