Friday, March 6, 2015

Surface Pro series: New MSI Download

The Surface Pro series have now gotten a new MSI file that you can download from HERE
If you want details you can read more about it at Joe Eldridge blogpost on Technet (forget that it says "Surface Pro 3, it is for all three versions)


A quick recap:
  • Fast way or getting "all" Surface drivers and firmware except touch firmware updated
    • Primary for "running" Surfaces
  • Does not check power state, so make sure you have it plugged in or lots of juice
    • Firmware update will check for 25% battery state before installing
  • Missing SATA driver, so if deploying Surfaces you need to download the driver pack
    • Driver pack for deployment can be found HERE

Workaround for "Unable to establish connectivity with AirServer"

I love using AirServer when I do demonstrations or a creating guides or slides on mobile devices, and in most cases it works nicely on my ...