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7490 BIOS Settings

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Here are BIOS settings that are known to work on the 7490 (8th gen CPU with Intel UHD620 graphics) under Mojave. These settings were tested and verified with BIOS 1.8.0, 1.9.3, 1.10.0 and 1.11.0

 

General
. Boot Sequence:

     * Boot List Option = UEFI (-> Boot Sequence list will be set accordingly)

. Adanced Boot Options:

     * Enable Legacy Option ROMs = On (required to boot legacy external devices such as USB media or SD cards)

     * Enable Attempt Legacy Boot = On

. UEFI Boot Path Security:

     * Never (or whatever other value)

System Configuration

. Integrated NIC = Enabled
. SATA Operation = AHCI
. Drives:

     * SATA-2 = On

     * M.2 PCIe SSD-0 = On

. SMART Reporting:

     * Enable SMART Reporting = On or Off

. USB Configuration:

     * Enable USB Boot Support = On

     * Enable External USB Port = On

. Dell Type-C Dock Configuration:

     * Always Allow Dell Docks = On

. USB PowerShare:

     * Enable USB PowerShare = On

. Audio:

     * Enable Audio = On

     * Enable Microphone = On

     * Enable Internal Speaker = On

. Keyboard illumination:

     * Bright = On (or any desired value)

. Keyboard Backlight on AC:

     * Any desired setting

. Keyboard Backlight on Battery:

     * Any desired setting

. Unobtrusive Mode:

     * Enable Unobtrusive Mode = Off

. Miscellaneous Devices: 

     * Enable Camera = On

     * Secure Digital (SD) Card Boot = On

     * Enable Secure Digital (SD) Card = On

     * Secure Digital (SD) Card Read-Only Mode = Off

Video

. LCD Brightness = Whatever settings you prefer

Security

. Admin Password = not set (or whatever)
. System Password = not set (or whatever)
. Internal HDD-0 PW = not set (or whatever)

. Strong Password = Off
. Password Configuration = default settings
. Password Bypass = Disabled

. Password Change: Allow Non-admin Password Changes = on

. Non-Admin Setup Changes = Off

. UEFI Capsule Firmware Updates = On

. TPM 2.0 Security = Off or On with whatever desired settings
. Absolute(R) = whatever desired settings

. OROM Keyboard Access = Enable

. Admin Setup Lockout = Off

. Master Setup Lockout = Off

. SMM Security Mitigator = Off

Secure Boot

. Secure Boot Enable = Disabled

. Secure Boot Mode = Deployed Mode

. Expert Key Management:

    * Enable Custom Mode = Off

    * Custom Mode Key Management = PK

Intel Software Guard Extensions

. Intel SGX Enable = Software Controlled

. Enclave Memory Size = not configurable

Performance

. Multi Core Support = All

. Intel SpeedStep = Enabled
. C-States control = On
. Intel TurboBoost = Enabled

. HyperThread Control = Enabled

Power Management:

. AC Behavior:

    * Wake on AC = Off

. Enable Intel Speed Shift Technology = On

. Auto On Time = Disabled
. USB Wake Support

     * Enable USB Wake Support = On or Off

     * Wake on Dell USB-c Dock = On or Off

. Wireless Radio Control:

     * Control WLAN radio = Off

     * Control WWAN radio = Off
. Wake on LAN/WLAN = Disabled

. Block Sleep = Off

. Peak Shift = Off

. Advanced Battery Charge Configuration = Off

. Primary Battery Charge Configuration = Express Charge (or any other choice)

. Type-C Connector Power = 7.5 or 15 Watts

POST Behavior

. Adapter Warnings = Enabled
. Keypad (Embedded) = Fn Key Only
. Numlock Enable = Enabled
. Fn Lock Optio:

     * Fn Lock = On

    * Lock Mode Disable/Standard = On

. Fast Boot = Minimal

. Extend BIOS POST Time = 0 seconds (or any other choice)

. Full Screen Logo = On or Off

. Warnings and Errors = Prompt on Warnings and Errors

. MAC address Pass-Through = Passthrough MAC address
Virtualization Support:

. Virtualization = Enabled

. VT for Direct I/O = Off (otherwise use Chameleon/Clover option dart=0)

. Trusted Execution = Off

Manageability

. USB Provision = Off

. MEBx Hotkey = Enabled

Virtualization Support

. Virtualization = Enabled

. VT for Direct I/O = Disabled

. Trusted Execution = Off

Wireless

. Wireless Switch:

     * WWAN = On

     * WLAN = On

     * GPS (on WWAN Module) = On

     * Bluetooth = On

 

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