Archive | March 27, 2015

Microsoft Surface 3 firmware update released

Surface_FirmYesterday Microsoft released a second Surface Pro 3 update for the month of March. You will probably find the update ready to install but if not you can manually check for the update by following the instructions below. This business focused firmware update adds support for enterprise disk encryption, enhances the advanced configuration settings for device security, and adds configurable support from the Windows OS for provisioning scenarios.

Step 1: Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and tap Settings.
(If you’re using a mouse, point to upper-right corner of screen, move the mouse pointer down, and click Settings.)
Step 2: Tap or click Change PC settings, and tap or click Update and recovery.
Step 3: Tap or click Check now.
Step 4: If there are updates available, tap or click View details.
Step 5: Tap or click to select the updates you want to install, and tap or click Install.
You will need to restart Surface after the updates have been installed.