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Dell PE7250 6M Core Processor BIOS, A08
PowerEdge 7250 system BIOS A08, BMC 32 update package for 6M Core Processors.
Release Date 4/11/2006
Importance: Recommended
Version: A08

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PowerEdge 7250 system BIOS A08, BMC 32 update package for 6M Core Processors.

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

This BIOS supports 6M Core Processors.


PowerEdge 7250
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • PE7250 6M Core Processor BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

• Fixed Intermittent Boot/Memory Mapping issues when mixing 1GB & 4GB DIMMS. • Cannot install/boot Microsoft Windows*on Emulex* LP9802 SAN.

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for

1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file. 
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link to accept the agreement. 
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive. 
Extract Files 
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file to unzip the download package. 
2. Specify the location to unzip the files. 
3. Click on the unzip button to extract files. 
1.  See Update_Instructions_Read_Me_First.doc for instructions. 

This  BIOS release allows support for Microsoft Windows 2003 SP1 IA64 edition on the PowerEdge 7250.  Installation of this release requires the following install sequence to complete.

1.       B02 for 9m core processors
2.       Install Windows Server 2003 IA64 (Skip if already installed)
3.       Install OM 64bit 1.0 for PowerEdge 7250 (Skip if already installed)
4.       Install OM 64bit 1.0 Patch 1 for PowerEdge 7250
5.       Install Windows Server 2003 IA64 SP1            


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