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Dell Dimension System BIOS, A08
Dimension XPS Bxxx/Bxxxr A08 FlashBIOS
Release Date 4/9/2001
Importance: Optional
Version: A08

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Floppy Download File Download File
File Name:


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: 498KB

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: 487KB

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Dimension XPS Bxxx/Bxxxr A08 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

This program will require 1 formatted 1.44mb diskette before running.


Dimension XPS B___r
Operating Systems

Applies to

  • Dell Device
  • Dimension System BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

The following cahnges were made to the A07 BIOS to create A08: 1. BIOS update code for Pentium III B stepping processors. 2. Fixed issue where system would respond incorrectly after a second AC power loss when a 3Com 3C905CX NIC card is installed.

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