UEFI BIOS

Forum discussion tagged with UEFI BIOS.
  1. Question Unable to boot gigabyte brix from Windows 10 installed on SSD ?

    I have Windows 10 installed in SSD in legacy mode (not UEFI). I have connected it to gigabyte brix. When I turn on the Brix, its does not boot from SSD. Instead it gives me UEFI shell: When I type exit and hit enter in above shell prompt, it seems to take me to BIOS which lists SSD is...
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    Question SSD disappeared from boot-menu after testing "boot from DVD-only"

    Hello, hopefully I can still get things together right, as this is really getting me to my limits for the last 48 hours. My MSI H81M-E34 doesn't boot from anything anymore, doesn't even recognise the SSD anymore. I m ending up in UEFI shell or nothing. Had a dualboot Win10/Ubuntu which I...
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    Question PC won't turn on with a mouse or keyboard

    PC won't turn on with a mouse or keyboard. I tried to connect the keyboard / mouse to USB 2.0 and 3.0. I think everything is correct in the BIOS/UEFI settings: - BIOS -> Fast boot: Disabled - Advenced\ ACPI Configuration -> PS/2 Keyboard Power On: Any key...
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    Question Cannot boot in Windows after power loss

    Motherboard Asus H110M-C Procesor Intel i3 7100 RAM 8GB Windows 10 installed I have problem with booting in Windows after power loss. I can enter UEFI, I can see procesor, RAM, both HDD-s one ssd where is Windows boot and second HDD where files are. I try to restart bios settings with cmos...
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    [SOLVED] Installed Windows 10 as MBR... not GPT. Is this a problem?

    So I did a clean install of Windows 10. Seems to be running fine, but after some digging a found out that the OS is installed as BMR, not GPT. I have read that GPT is superior, but I really dont want to reinstall OS again. cant also boot in UEFI mode too, I think thats connected. Only thing I...
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    Question Computer Boot to UEFI/BIOS on Its Own.

    Earlier today I in the same room as my computer but not using it. As far as I could tell it was idle and the last time I touched it was maybe 8 hours prior when I set some things to download on Steam overnight. I hadn't touched the computer since. As I was sitting there, monitor already turned...
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    Question PC not showing bios boot screen

    Hello, I have Windows 10 installed on my pc. Whenever I restart or boot the pc normally, the bios screen with the keys you have to press doesn't show and it boots normally into windows. If I spam the bios key, it gets stuck with no output. However, if I cut power to the pc through the plug or...
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    [SOLVED] New system, can get into Windows but can't access BIOS

    Hey, I upgraded from a 4690K Gigabyte Z97 to 3700X MSI B550 and I cant get into the BIOS even though everything works fine. Tried the Windows Advanced Boot force UEFI, spamming delete also doesn't work. No formatting has been done to my SSDs. I was wondering if I did something wrong or did I...
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    Question Surface firmware update gone wrong - can anyone help make this public?

    Hi, I'm not sure if this is the right place for this, but I'm not really sure where else this kind of thing can go. Please feel free to advise on what I can do here or if there is anywhere more specific I should be posting this. So here's the story: Microsoft published a firmware update for...
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    Question TPM clearing issues, Please help, I’m clueless.

    I recently ordered parts to build a new pc, so I was planning on selling my current one to a friend. However, upon reseting the pc and then restarting it, I ran into an issue with “TPM” - Whatever that is. When the pc is booting up after a restart or powering on, the first screen you see after...
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    [SOLVED] Boot order doesn't show hard drive/ssd

    Hi I was trying to install windows 10 pro on my 240gb ssd. I have one 1Tb wd hdd and one 240gb Wd ssd. Both are not showing in Boot order but are getting detected as in Information tab it shows drives name and serial numbers. I installed using Rufus through bootable usb stick. The configuration...
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    [SOLVED] Please help to set up some bios options related secure boot before clean installing windows 10

    hi, my cpu i5-4670k, gpu - zotac 1050ti mini, mobo- gigabyte z87x-ud3h, bios version F10b, psu corsair cs650m , ram 4x4gb @1600 mhz, MX 500 500gb ssd, WD 1TB sata internal hdd, AHCI,windows10, i bought that ssd 2 days ago and i'm plaining to clean install my windos 10 on that, i'm gonna use...
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    Question UEFI does not display M.2 or SATA storage drives

    My Components: AMD RYZEN 5 3600. EVGA GTX 1660 SUPER. GIGABYTE B450 AORUS ELITE. ADATA XPG D60 RGB 16GB 3200 MHZ (2X8GB). SSD M.2 240GB WD GREEN SATA3. HDD 1TB WD BLUE 3.5" SATA3 7200RPM. CORSAIR 650W 80 PLUS BRONZE. Summary: Does not recognize M.2 and SATA drive. I already tried a different...
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    [SOLVED] can i use my 1 tb hdd in mbr when my SSD which has windows is in GPT?

    hi, my cpu i5-4670k, gpu - zotac 1050ti mini, mobo- gigabyte z87x-ud3h, bios version F10b, psu corsair cs650m , ram 4x4gb @1600 mhz, MX 500 500gb ssd, WD 1TB sata internal hdd, AHCI,windows10, that ssd is brand new and i'm gonna clean reinstall windows 10 on that ssd with UEFI boot. until today...
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    [SOLVED] Default RAM Frequency in UEFI.

    I build 2 new PCs. 1st PC : MSI B450M-Pro VDH Max AMD Ryzen 5 3400G (2933 MHz Max) Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) 3000 MHz DDR4 2nd PC : MSI A320M-A Pro Max AMD Athlon 200GE (2666 MHz Max) Crucial 8GB (2 x 4GB) 2666 MHz DDR4 When I opened the UEFI, the first PC runs at 2133 MHz and 2nd...
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    [SOLVED] Experiencing Extreme Sound and Cursor Stuttering

    I'm just very lost and confused on what to do. PC was working fine up until 2 days ago and now I have no idea what to do to fix it. It's unusable due to the amount of stuttering, and whenever there is audio, it makes horrible buzzing noises. It started happening after I converted from legacy to...
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    [SOLVED] Do new HDD/SSDs come as MBR or GPT?

    Hello, The hard drive on my friend's PC got corrupted and was having problems so we reformatted the hard drive with another PC using the command prompt on a different computer. At first it didn't work, as it is an Alienware UEFI system and apparently the drive was formatted as MBR, which the...
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    Question Why can I not boot when I have >1 device plugged into this PCIe hub?

    I bought a USB hub a while back, and I could never get it to work. When two devices are plugged into it, it prevents booting: not even the POST report shows up, nor any beep is heard. Interestingly enough if a USB power cable is plugged in, it still works with the one other device. Upon boot...
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    [SOLVED] BIOS shows black screen with cursor; windows 10 works fine.

    Hi! I am trying to enable virtualization on my PC, so i have to enable it in BIOS. I can’t seem to get into my BIOS though. When i press the right key during POST, i end up on a black screen with a green cursor (which is typical for the ASUS BIOS utility for my motherboard). My monitor is...
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    [SOLVED] MSI B450 carbon ac pro, UEFI to bios legacy looks after update

    Hi guys, I have an Msi carbon pro ac b450, i never updated my bios and it was the first bios installed in 2018 until now, i decided to update my bios to a newer version released date 2019-11-13. Once the update was done, everything is fine, just my UEFI went to basic legacy +UEFI and after...