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PowerEdge M915 BIOS
PowerEdge M915 BIOS
Release Date 10/8/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: 2.11.1 See Previous Versions

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package Download File Download File
File Name:

M915_BIOS_RM23C_LN32_2.11.1.BIN.sign

Description: The GnuPG signature for Red Hat Linux Update Package can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Red Hat Linux Update Package.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 0.2KB

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

PEM915-021101.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:

PEM915-021101BIOS.txt

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

File Format: Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® Download File Download File
File Name:

M915_BIOS_RM23C_WN32_2.11.1.EXE

Description: Dell Update Packages in Microsoft Windows 32-bit format can be deployed on Microsoft 64-bit operating systems by implementing the WOW64 emulation applications. WOW64 is a standard feature on most Microsoft operating systems.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 6MB

File Format: Update Package for Red Hat Linux Download File Download File
File Name:

M915_BIOS_RM23C_LN32_2.11.1.BIN

Description: Dell Update Packages for Linux can be used as stand-alone applications that ensure that specific validation criteria are met, then apply an update.
Note: Update Packages for Linux are open source. See the Dell Update Packages for Linux Readme for details.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 4MB

Previous Versions

2.6.0
<ul><li><b>Dell Version :</b> 2.6.0</li></ul>
4/24/2012 3:13:47 AM

Description

PowerEdge M915 BIOS

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).

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge M915
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Server BIOS 11G

Installation instructions

            
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.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Linux DUP:
Download
1. Click the \"Download Now\" link to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click \"Save\" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Read over the release information presented by executing the \"./[model]_BIOS_LX_[revision].BIN --version\" command from the shell.
2. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the above step before proceeding.
3. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
4. Run the update by executing \"./[model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN\" from the shell.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Windows Dup:
Download
1. Click the \"Download Now\" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click \"Save\" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
5. Click the Install button.
6. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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GnuPG Signature of Dell Update Package Instructions:
Download
1. Click the \"Download Now\" link to download the file.
2. When the \"File Download\" window appears, click \"Save\" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Import the Dell public key. (You only need to do once on your system.)
2. Verify the Dell Update Package by using its signature file, [model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN.sign

Reboot will be required            
        

Checksum

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MD5:
298348a5aefffe80d54a973b3befd15c
M915_BIOS_RM23C_WN32_2.11.1.EXE
SHA1:
845f045b27a250bed9278403f174e3083f400696
M915_BIOS_RM23C_WN32_2.11.1.EXE
SHA-256:
3d1751925bffe65346fd8b3cbfe69f8656a914689239be689222296b39f0ae4d
M915_BIOS_RM23C_WN32_2.11.1.EXE

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