How to configure Surface Go UEFI/BIOS settings

In this article, we will walk you through how to enter and configure Surface Go UEFI/BIOS settings including device boot order, device components, security and more.

Configuring Surface Go UEFI/BIOS Settings

You might already know that since the first generation of Microsoft Surface Pro (2013) and Surface 3, Microsoft has implemented a new firmware called Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) on those devices. As this new firmware interface allows your Surface boot faster and providing better security improvements.

Starting with Surface Pro 4, Microsoft has created their own Surface UEFI for using with newer devices. This new Surface UEFI is currently used on newer devices including Surface Go, Surface Book, and Surface Studio.

Compared to other Surface models, Surface Go has a slightly new design interface including a different on-screen keyboard. In this article, we will walk you through how to access and configure the Surface Go UEFI settings.

  1. How to access Surface Go UEFI settings?
  2. How to check your Surface Go device Information via UEFI settings?
  3. How to Change System Boot Order on Surface Go?
  4. How to Manage Device Components on Surface Go UEFI Settings?
  5. How to change your Surface Go Date and Time via Surface UEFI?
  6. How to Protect UEFI settings with a password on Surface Go?
  7. What is the Trusted Platform Module (TPM)?
  8. What is Secure Boot Control?

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Those are the top must-have accessories for Microsoft Surface devices so far. With Surface Pen, Surface Dock, Surface Precision Mouse, and microSD card will significantly increase your Surface performance, storage, and productivity.