Get Started with Intel® NUC Laptop Kit - LAPQC71B


Install & Setup



Here's a checklist to help you get started using your Intel® NUC Laptop Kit - LAPQC71B

  • Follow the User Guide to begin using your Intel NUC Laptop Kit.
  • Find tested system memory.
  • Find compatible tested peripherals (for example, adapters, TVs, and hubs).
  • Download and install the latest BIOS version. Learn how to update BIOS.
  • Install a supported operating system.
  • Install the latest device drivers from Download Center for:
    • Chipset
    • Intel® Management Engine
    • Wireless and/or Gigabit Ethernet (depending on how you connect)
    • Intel® Graphics
    • NVIDIA* Graphics
    • Intel®Smart Sound Technology
    • Intel® Serial IO
    • Soundblaster* Audio effects and EQ
    • Type C
    • Realtek* Audio
    • Thunderbolt—required for Thunderbolt devices
    • Bluetooth®—required if you use Bluetooth devices
    • SD Card Reader—required if you use an SD card for extra storage
    • Intel® Rapid Storage Technology—required if you plan to configure RAID
  • Install the applications:
    • Control Center for Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kits LAPQC71A, LAPQC71B, LAPQC71C, LAPQC71D
    • Soundblaster for Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop KitsLAPQC71A & LAPQC71B
  • Install the following firmware updates:
    • Touchpad Firmware Update for Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kits - LAPQC71A and LAPQC71B
    • Thunderbolt™ 3 Controller Firmware Update Tool for Intel® NUC 9 Extreme Laptop Kits LAPQC71A, LAPQC71B, LAPQC71C, LAPQC71D
  • Read the regulatory documentation.
  • Learn about the Limited Warranty.
  • See What's in the Box.