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Driver Details

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Dell Inspiron 1011 System BIOS, A06
BIOS
Release Date 11/3/2009
Importance: Recommended
Version: A06

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Non-Packaged Download File Download File
File Name:

R246690.exe

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: 1MB

Previous Versions

No previous version available.

Description

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 Mini 10v
Inspiron Mini 10v N
Vostro 1011
Operating Systems
BIOS

Applies to

  • Inspiron 1011 System BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

Fix LAN device disappeared intermittently.

Installation instructions

            
Installation Instructions

The file R246690.exe is using the Hard Drive format and is designed to be directly executed from Windows environments.

    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.

    1. Double click the Icon on your desktop labeled R246690.exe.
      The Dell Bios Flash window appears

    2. Click the Continue button.
      The message Pressing OK will close all applications, shut down Windows, Flash the BIOS, then reboot. appears.

    3. Click the OK button.
      The system will restart and the Bios Flash will be completed.

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MD5:
338a6590ffc39579569adda0d2bf9797
R246690.exe
SHA1:
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R246690.exe
SHA-256:
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R246690.exe

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