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Dell OptiPlex System BIOS, Dimension System BIOS, A10
Dimension Cxxx/Optiplex GC/Dimension 900 A10 FlashBIOS
Release Date 4/9/2001
Importance: Optional
Version: A10

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Dimension Cxxx/Optiplex GC/Dimension 900 A10 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.


Dimension C___ (Japan Only)
OptiPlex GC
Operating Systems

Applies to

  • Dell Device
  • Dimension System BIOS
  • OptiPlex System BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

The following changes were made to the A08 BIOS to create A10. (A09 was not released from development) 1. Updated Intel CPU microcode. 2. Corrected issue with Dell Recovery CD indicating a non-Dell system. 3. Added support for the other vendor FLASH devices. 4. Updated Intel CPU microcode for all supported processors.

Installation instructions

After downloading, execute this program from your WINDOWS system.

It will create a 'bootable' diskette that contains the BIOS update.

Boot the diskette, and the system will prompt the user for any required input while performing the BIOS update process.            


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