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Dell Dimension System BIOS, A14
Dimension LXXXr/LXXXcx/LXXXcxe/2100 A14 FlashBIOS
Release Date 10/15/2001
Importance: Optional
Version: A14

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File Format: Floppy Download File Download File
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Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then double-click it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 516KB

File Format: Non-Packaged Download File Download File
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Description: This file format consists of a BIOS-executable file. To use it, download the file and copy it to a DOS-bootable USB flash drive, then boot the system to the USB flash drive and run the program.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 488KB

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Dimension LXXXr/LXXXcx/LXXXcxe/2100 A14 FlashBIOS

Level of Importance:Optional

Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Important Information

The Non-packaged format is intended for advanced users that only require the executable and do not require a bootable self-extracting disk be created for them. All other users should download the Floppy format, which creates a bootable self-extracting disk.


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Dimension L___cxe
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Operating Systems

Applies to

  • Dell Device
  • Dimension System BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

The following changes have been made to the A13 BIOS to create A14: 1. Removed COM B DMI Definition. 2. System now only requires 1 keyboard key press or one mouse click to resume from (S1) standby. 3. Implemented AC Power Recovery Flag. 4. Added Microsoft Windows XP SLP Code. 5. Removed ATA-100 support code since this product does not support ATA-100 drives. 6. Modified PXE code to include the latest version (Intel® Boot Agent Version 4.0.17 containing PXE 2.0 build 83).

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