Article ID: 000090586 Content Type: Maintenance & Performance Last Reviewed: 04/28/2022

How to Update Your Intel® NUC BIOS Using a Windows* Based Express BIOS Installer

Environment

Windows 11*, Windows® 10, 64-bit*

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Steps to update the NUC BIOS using Express BIOS Update option

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Steps to update my Intel® NUC's BIOS using Windows* msi.

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NoteAll BIOS update files for Intel® NUCs are available on Download Center.
  1. Download and save the Express BIOS update file (.msi) to a temporary directory on the target computer.
    • Example:

      Available downloads

  2. Double-click the *.msi file to run the Express BIOS update.

    Double click m s i file

    • Click Restart and Install BIOS on the Welcome screen.

      Welcome screen

      • Upon restart, you'll see the BIOS update process status window. Do NOT, at any time, power off the computer at this stage.
      • When the BIOS update is complete, the computer will start Windows.

      After any BIOS update, Intel recommends doing the following:

      1. Press F2 during start to enter the BIOS Setup.
      2. Press F9 to set BIOS to defaults.
      3. Customize any BIOS settings, if desired (optional).
      4. Press F10 to save and exit BIOS Setup.

      Related Products

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      Intel® NUC Mini PC with 12th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors
      Intel® NUC 8 Mainstream-G mini PC (NUC8i3INH)
      Intel® NUC 8 Pro Mini PC NUC8i3PNK
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