Getting ready for Windows 11

The story behind the TPM 2.0 Module And
Troubleshooting ASUS-Maximus XII Hero (Wi-Fi) Intel Motherboard for Windows 11

Why

Windows 11 announced

What

Do you already have it?

You can get a free upgrade of Windows 11 upon rollout if your current PC meets the requirements.

tpm.msc
Compatible TPM cannot be found

TPM on my desktop PC

ASUS-Maximus XII Hero (Wi-Fi) Motherboard

What Next

The ASUS-Maximus XII Hero motherboard comes with Intel Platform Trust Technology — Intel PTT which is a hardware TPM 2.0 implementation integrated into Intel ME/CSME/TXE for credential storage and key management. The firmware TPM key gets stored in the Intel ME data region once the Intel PTT or Windows Bitlocker is enabled for drive encryption.

PC Health Check
TPM Management

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store