Intel NUC6I7KYK BIOS Configuration

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Installing VMware ESXi 6.0 Update 2 on the Intel Skull Canyon NUC6I7KYK requires some specific BIOS settings. Here are the settings used with BIOS 0034.

BIOS\Devices\USB Default ESXi 6.0 Update 2 install
USB Legacy On Disabled
Portable Device Charging Mode Charging Only Disabled
USB Ports (Port -01-08) Enabled Enabled
BIOS\Devices\SATA Default ESXi 6.0 Update 2 install
Chipset SATA AHCI Disabled
Chipset SATA S.M.A.R.T. Disabled
HDD Activity LED On Disabled
M.2 PCIe SSD LEG On Disabled
BIOS\Devices\Onboard Devices Default ESXi 6.0 Update 2 install
Audio On Disabled
LAN On On
Thunderbolt Controller On On (I did disable it for the install as part of my Stop error troubleshooting}
WLAN On Disabled
BlueTooth On Disabled
Near Field Communicattion Disabled Disabled
SD Card Read Read/Write
Legacy Device Configuration Default ESXi 6.0 Update 2 install
Enhanced Consumer IR On Disabled
High Precision Event Timers On Disabled
Num Lock On Disabled
Performance\Processor Default ESXi 6.0 Update 2 install
Real-Time Performance Tuning On Disabled
Power Default ESXi 6.0 Update 2 install
Performance Selection Balanced Enabled Max Performance
Secondary Power Setting Header text Header text
Intel Ready Mode Technology On Disable
Power Sense On Disable
After Power Failure Stay Off Power On