You would like to install Windows 7 via PXE Boot on your Algiz 10x V2 tablet

Support Article No. 24635
Latest updated: 8/20/2018

Issue:
You would like to use PXE Boot to load Windows 7 on your Algiz 10x V2 tablet.
In order to install Windows 7 onto your Algiz 10x V2 tablet via PXE Boot, some pre-requisit settings must be changed in the BIOS in order to successfully deplay Windows 7.

Equipment Needed:
USB Keyboard

Instructions for changing BIOS settings for Windows 7 deployment:
Default modes in the BIOS need to be changed from 8/8.1 to Windows 7. Please take the following steps to prepare the BIOS on your Algiz 10x V2 unit to deploy the Windows 7 operating system to the tablet via PXE Boot:

  1. Attach a USB keyboard to the device and power the unit on. When the Handheld logo appears, begin pressing the "Esc" key on your USB keyboard to enter the BIOS.
  2. Tab over to the Advance settings tabs and arrow down to "Miscellaneous Configuration" and press enter.
  3. Scroll down to OS Selection and press enter. This will bring up a sub-menu. Select "Windows 7" and press Enter then escape. You should now be back to the "Miscellaneous Configuration" tab.

  4. Under the "Miscellaneous Configuration"  tab, scroll down to "CSM configuration" and press enter.  Change Storage & Video to Legacy Only.

  5. Press escape on the keyboard then navigate over to the Boot Tab. Arrow down and select "Boot Mode Select" and press enter. Select Legacy.