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Dell PowerEdge C8000 BMC Firmware
Dell PowerEdge C8000 Firmware
Release Date 2/6/2013
Importance: Recommended
Version: 1.31

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Dell PowerEdge C8000 Firmware

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

Do not roll back to old version after you update to V1.14 already. If you want to flash to old version, please use socflash. This version must use FCB F/W V2.04.


PowerEdge C8000
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Dell BMC Firmware

Fixes & Enhancements

1. Enhance vUART behavior.

Installation instructions

KCSflash - use *.dcs for firmware update
Dos: Execute FBMC.bat in the folder, and utility will show the steps to upgrade BMC F/W.
Linux: Execute in the folder, and utility will show the steps to upgrade BMC F/W.
Windows: Execute FBMC.bat in the folder, and utility will show the steps to upgrade BMC F/W.
Web Upgrade: Update via web by using *.dcs file under KCSflash/dos folder.
Note that Web upgrade is only for the current BMC is higher than V1.14.
Most usful parameter of DCSFWUD.EXE:
-e=value    Specify enitity ID of image.
-f, -force    Force reboot system or BMC without prompt user.
-o=value     Specify the Install Options. Optional.
 0 - Do not preserve config (default). (update BMC with default value)
                   1 - Preserve config.            (update BMC with previous configuration)
-help           Search for all parameter
Socflash - use allv***.bin for firmware update            


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