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Dell CMC, v.1.20, A00
Chassis Management Controller (CMC) Firmware Version 1.20
Release Date 8/26/2008
Importance: Recommended
Version: 1.20,A00

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Description: This file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 33MB

File Format: Rel-Notes-Text Download File Download File
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CMC_1 20_A00_README_final.txt

Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 26KB

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Chassis Management Controller (CMC) Firmware Version 1.20

Level of Importance:Recommended

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).


PowerEdge M1000E
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Dell Device

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhancements: - Support for PowerEdge 805 & 905 servers - CMC GUI Chassis Graphics - Enhanced Chassis Power reporting through the CMC - Enhanced CMC Firmware update to allow both CMC to be updated with single command.

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for CMC_1 20_A00_README_final.txt: 

Instructions for CMC_1.20_A00_README.txt:

1) Click Download now.
   The File Download window appears.

2) Click the Save button.
   The Save As window appears.

3) Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.

4) Click the Save button.
   A progress meter moves as the download is completed.

5) If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.
   The Dell CMC Release Notes window appears.
Custom Instructions for CMC120_A00.exe:

1. Click the Download Now link to download the file. 
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive. 

Extract Files 
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file to unzip the download package. 
2. Specify the location to unzip the files. 
3. Click on the unzip button to extract files. 
4. Use the CMC user interface or CLI (RACADM) tool to perform the CMC firmware update.            


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