Dell Support Drivers & Downloads Driver File Formats

Driver Details

Link
Dell Inspiron 580/580S BIOS, A07
Inspiron 580 A07 System BIOS
Release Date: 12/23/2010
Importance: Recommended
Version: A07

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Windows/DOS Download File Download File
File Name:

I580-A07.EXE

Description: This file format consists of a BIOS executable file. The Universal (Windows/MS DOS) format can be used to install from Windows XP, Windows 2000, NT, Windows 9X, Windows ME or a MS DOS environment.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 4MB

Previous Versions

No previous version available.

Description

Inspiron 580 A07 System BIOS

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).

Compatibility

Systems
Inspiron 580
Inspiron 580s
Operating Systems
BIOS

Applies to

  • Inspiron 580/580S BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

Dell Inc. Copyright (C) 2010, All Rights reserved. www.dell.com System: Inspiron 580 Version: A07 Build Date: 11/13/2010 Fixes/Enhancements: ================================================= 1. Enhance Windows support.

Installation instructions

            
Custom Instructions for I580-A07.EXE: 

Installation Instructions for the Universal (Windows/ DOS) format

  1. Download file to Desktop
  2. Use one of the methods below to flash the BIOS.

Download file to Desktop
The file I580-A07.EXE is using the Universal (Windows/ DOS) format and is designed to be directly executed from Windows environment.
  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.
NOTE: Shut down all other applications prior to running the BIOS update utility. The update utility reboots your system in order to get the new BIOS loaded.
Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment
  1. Double click the Icon on your desktop labeled I580-A07.EXE.
    The Update BIOS window appears
  2. Click the Update button, BIOS update will begin. Please follow the instructions on the screen to update BIOS step by step.Please also make sure the latest Intel HECI driver is installed.
Run the BIOS update utility from DOS or DRMK environment (Non-Windows users)

NOTE: You will need to provide a bootable DOS or DRMK USB Memory Key. This executable file does not create the DOS or DRMK system files. The free size of the bootable DOS or DRMK USB Memory Key should be larger than 30 Mega Bytes.
  1. Copy the file I580-A07.EXE to a bootable USB Memory Key.
  2. Boot from the USB Memory Key to the DOS or DRMK prompt.
  3. Run the file by typing Y:\I580-A07.EXE (where y is the drive letter where the executable is located).

Checksum

To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

This is an optional process and is not required for the downloading and installation of device drivers from this site.
MD5:
9aba3878bea6e111b6cd4d778442924c
I580-A07.EXE
SHA1:
Not Available
I580-A07.EXE
SHA-256:
Not Available
I580-A07.EXE

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.