Here’s how to disable secure boot on Microsoft Surface Book

In this article, you will find out how to disable Secure Boot on Microsoft Surface Book so you can install a different OS or do a clean Windows installation.

How to disable secure boot on Microsoft Surface Book

Do you have any issues when you want to install Ubuntu or other Linux distributions on your Microsoft Surface devices? By default, Microsoft has blocked all third party boot loaders from booting off your Surface devices.

To fix this, you will need to disable the secure boot on your Surface so you can install a different operating system or do a clean Windows installation. In this tutorial, we will walk you through how to disable and re-enable Secure Boot on Microsoft Surface Book.

  1. What is Secure Boot?
  2. How to disable Secure Boot on Surface Book
  3. How to re-enable Secure Boot on Surface Book

For more information, check our article on how to configure Surface Book UEFI here.

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