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Driver Details

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Dell Server Custom BIOS, 2.4.4
Release Date 10/11/2011
Importance: Recommended
Version: 2.4.4

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Board Service Utility Download File Download File
File Name:

8111-020404-BSU-BDP.exe

Description: Board Service Utility
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 2MB

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

8111-020404-BDP.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: 2MB

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

8111-020404.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

File Format: Rel-Notes-Text Download File Download File
File Name:

8111-020404BIOS.txt

Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 7KB

Previous Versions

No previous version available.

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).

Important Information

Dell logo/names has been removed from the BIOS splans screen and the BIOS setup screen. Everything else is identical to the Dell R810 2.4.4 BIOS

Compatibility

Systems
External OEMR R810
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • INFO,NSRS,SET AHCI,OPTI
  • Server Custom BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

* updated CPU Microcode * Updated MRC * Removed the word "Integrated" from "Integrated Daughter Card" BIOS string. * Updated nested Power Profile dependencies. * Corrected an issue where UEFI Boot Manager was displaying multiple "EFI Fixed Disk boot device" string messages.

Installation instructions

            
Custom Instructions for 8111-020404.exe:

Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link if you accept the agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
NOTE: You must provide a DOS bootable media, such as a USB key. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file.
2. Update the name of the file to DOS recognizable format (8.3). If you do not update the filename to 8.3 format, the filename will be truncated to 8.3 format.
3. Copy the file to the bootable device.
4. Boot the system to DOS by using the bootable device.
5. Run the executable under DOS. Follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.

Custom Instructions for 8111-020404-BSU-BDP.exe:

Important Notes:

1. This utility should only be used for installing a replacement motherboard. Use of this utility for other purposes may render the current application inoperable. Please consult your support/services before using this utility.

NOTE: In order to create BIOS update media using this package, this file must be downloaded to and executed on a system running Microsoft Windows. This package can be used to create a bootable, USB flash drive or CD.

Download

1. Select the download method you want to use to retrieve the file - either HTTP or FTP.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, read the agreement and then select either "I agree" or "I disagree".
3. When the File Download window appears, click Save.
4. From the Save As dialog, select a location and a file name then click "Save".
5. If a Download Complete window appears, click Close.

BIOS Update Media Creation

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click it to extract the BIOS update files and start the distribution application.
2. Specify the location to unzip the files and click Unzip to extract files. After the files are extracted, a message should appear indicating that all files were successfully unzipped.
3. Click the OK button to start the BIOS Distribution Package. Follow the on screen prompts to create the media desired.

Running the BIOS Update

1. Insert the media you created.
2. Boot the computer. (You may have to configure the boot order in BIOS setup to boot the media you created before other devices.)
3. Follow the on-screen prompts. 

There will be a readme.txt file in the location you selected to unzip the files that contains additional and late breaking information. If you need to run the BIOS Distribution Package again, you can run the file BDP.exe from that same location.

Instructions for 8111-020404BIOS.txt:

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.

6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.
   The Dell Bios Release Notes window appears.

Custom Instructions for 8111-020404-BDP.exe:

NOTE: In order to create BIOS update media using this package, this file must be downloaded to and executed on a system running Microsoft Windows. This package can be used to create a bootable, USB flash drive or CD.

Download

1. Select the download method you want to use to retrieve the file - either HTTP or FTP.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, read the agreement and then select either "I agree" or "I disagree".
3. When the File Download window appears, click Save.
4. From the Save As dialog, select a location and a            
        

Checksum

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MD5:
3bd483b8f85a6964b0bd299d55337355
8111-020404-BDP.exe
SHA1:
Not Available
8111-020404-BDP.exe
SHA-256:
Not Available
8111-020404-BDP.exe

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