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Dell Portables POST Bitmap Update Program, A02
This program allows you to replace the image that is displayed during the Power-On Self Test (POST) of your Dell Portable computer.
Release Date 3/12/2003
Importance: Optional
Version: A02

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Floppy Download File Download File
File Name:

SPL-A02.EXE

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: 385KB

File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
File Name:

A02-SPL.EXE

Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 410KB

File Format: Plain-Text Download File Download File
File Name:

SPL-A02.TXT

Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 1KB

Previous Versions

No previous version available.

Description

This program allows you to replace the image that is displayed during the Power-On Self Test (POST) of your Dell Portable computer.

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 utility requires a floppy disk drive.

Compatibility

Systems
Inspiron 500m
Inspiron 600m
Latitude D600
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Portables POST Bitmap Update Program

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release

Installation instructions

            

Floppy Disk Boot to Disk for SPL-A02.EXE Download 1. Click Download Now, to download the file. 2. When the File Download window appears, click Save (Windows XP users will click Save) this program to disk and click OK. The Save In: window appears. 3. From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to select Desktop and click Save. The file will download to your desktop. 4. If the Download Complete window appears, click Close. The file icon appears on your desktop. Hard Drive Floppy Disk Creation 1. Get 1 blank, formatted floppy disks. 2. Double-click the new icon (it looks like a floppy diskette) on the desktop. The Self-Extractor window appears. 3. Click Setup. An black MS-DOS window appears with a message indicating that you need 1 floppy diskettes. 4. Press the [ENTER] key. A message appears prompting you to insert a blank floppy diskette. 5. Insert a floppy disk into the floppy disk drive. 6. Press the [ENTER] key. A message appears indicating that all data on the disk will be erased. 7. Press the [y] key and then press the [ENTER] key. The files are copied to the floppy diskette. If the procedure requires more than one diskette, repeat steps 5 – 7 until you reach the end of the diskette set. 8. After all the files have been copied to the last floppy disk, press the [ENTER] key and the MS-DOS window closes. Install 1. Insert the first (or the only) disk of the set into the Floppy drive. 2. Click Start, click Shutdown, click Restart, and then click OK. Windows XP Users need only click restart. 3. Follow the on-screen instructions.
Default Instructions for SPL-A02.TXT: This is a standard text file containing a list of fixes and enhancements included in this release. Default Instructions for A02-SPL.EXE: Download 1. Click Download Now, to download the file. 2. At the Export Compliance Disclaimer window, click Yes, I Accept this Agreement. 3. When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to disk (Windows XP users, click Save) and click OK. The Save In: window appears. 4. From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to select Desktop and click Save. The file will download to your desktop. 5. If the Download Complete window appears, click Close. The file name icon appears on your desktop. Install 1. Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled A02-SPL.EXE. The Self-Extractor window appears. 2. Click OK or Continue. The Self-Extracting Driver Installation window appears and prompts to extract files to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R55037. 3. Leave all of the default settings and click Unzip or OK. If the directory doesn't exist, you'll be prompted to create one. Click Yes. A Self Extractor window appears and indicates C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R55037 files were extracted. 4. Click OK. Follow the on-screen installation instructions in the window.

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