2016-02-01 - post 2
While waiting for the case to arrive, I have been trying to get the operating
setup on my work-in-progress laptop.
The difficult part, is that the motherboard has UEFI Secureboot enabled.
This is proving to be very difficult.
I can disable secureboot and it will boot, but when I enable legacy mode, the
motherboard doesn't output video. Nothing on the HDMI or the Displayport.
For now, that means I was only able to install windows 8.1 on it.. which is annoying.
I'll continue to work at it.
Also, it would appear I might not be the only person with this issue:
The thinkpad x200s casing that I intend to construct this laptop inside of is on the
I still need to figure out power/cooling once I get that. The current heatsink/fan is
much too tall for use in a laptop.