Power On

While this section outlines a typical first time power on sequence, most of these steps will be repeated during product development as new BIOS updates are installed or the developer chooses to return their platform to a factory state.

The following topics explain a the typical process to power on your platform:

  1. Power source connection (If you have not already connected to power)
  2. Power on from a cold shutdown
  3. BIOS Update
  4. BIOS Settings
  5. Installing custom images
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