Because of specification limitation, this model now has only support for Windows 7 32-bit.

Kubuntu 14.04 x64 Ubuntu 14.04 x64 openSUSE 13.1 x64 openSUSE 13.1 x64
Kernel 3.13.x (KDE) 1) Kernel 3.13.x (Unity) 2) Kernel 3.11.x (KDE) 3) Update: Kernel 3.14.4 (KDE)
Video Acceleration
HDMI Audio
Card Reader
USB 3.0
ASSESSMENT Fully operational Fully operational Graphics insufficient Fully operational
LinuxMint 17 x64 Fedora 20 x64 CentOS 6.5 x64 CentOS 6.5 x64
Kernel 3.13.x (Cinnamon) 5) Kernel 3.14.x (KDE) 6) Kernel 2.6.32 7) Update: Kernel 3.14.4
Video Acceleration
HDMI Audio
Card Reader
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ASSESSMENT Fully operational Fully operational Barely usable Limited use

For the computer to have the best possible cooling effect, we strongly recommend you install the stand.

The Shuttle XPC slim Barebones XS35V4 and XS36V4 support Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1 operating systems. Due to the UEFI firmware, only the 64-bit versions are supported and the operating system to be installed must be set in the firmware setup (default setting = Windows 8) first.

Note: The terms UEFI firmware and BIOS are used synonymously.

Please perform the following steps before installing the Windows 7 operating system:

  1. Please go to the download section on the Shuttle website and check for the latest firmware version.
  2. Turn on your computer and press the Delete key while booting.
    The embedded Aptio Setup Utility (formerly: “BIOS Setup”) appears and shows the current firmware version on its start page.
    Windows 7 64-bit is supported since firmware version 1.10. If you have an older firmware, then please first proceed to perform a firmware update to the latest version, before you go on with step 3.
  3. Please use the Right Arrow key to switch to the Security page.
    Change the Secure Boot option to Disabled.
  4. Please use the Right Arrow key to switch to the Boot page.
    Change the OS Selection option to Windows 7, if you want to use Windows 7 as your operating system.
  5. Save changes and exit by pressing the F4 key and Enter key.
    Before you exit, please make sure to connect an external DVD drive to a USB port and have a bootable Windows 7 installation disk inserted.
  6. Please press the F7 key during the reboot process to enter the boot menu.
    Select the drive with the Windows 7 64-bit installation DVD and press the Enter key.
  7. When the message “Press any key to boot from CD or DVD…” appears, then please press any key to proceed.
  8. Continue to finish the Windows 7 installation.
Product Firmware Version Download URL
XS35V4 XS35V400.110 or higher https://global.shuttle.com/products/productsDownload?productId=1765
XS36V4 XS36V400.110 or higher https://global.shuttle.com/products/productsDownload?productId=1766

Due to the Intel chipset spec reason, the XS35V4/XS36V4 only supports Windows 8/8.1 64bit operating system.

  1. First, please make sure you had disabled Secure Boot function in the BIOS menu.
  2. Please extract BIOS file to your USB flash drive root directory.
  3. Reboot the computer and press F7 into BBS screen and than select UEFI : your USB flash driver device.
  4. The system will automatically flash BIOS.
  5. After flash completed the computer will automatically reboot, please press F1 to continue and the press Del into BIOS setup menu.
  6. Please use right arrow switch to Exit page and select Load Defaults Settings option, and than select Yes to load optimized defaults.
  7. Please select Save Changes and Exit option, and than select Yes to save configuration and reset
  8. Finished

Please note if you using Windows 7 operating system, please remember change back the Windows 7 setting in the OS Selection function.

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NTFS support installed in addition
  • Last modified: 2020/07/08 13:08
  • by TS