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Driver Details

DELL,DSK PROG,FLSH,BIOS,R720,1.1.2,1.1.2
PowerEdge R720/R720xd BIOS 1.1.2
Release Date 7/25/2012
Importance: Optional
Version: 1.1.2

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File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
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Description: This file contains compressed content that can be executed from the EFI Shell or EFI Boot Manager. Download the file to the EFI partition on a removable media device. Insert the removable media, then reboot the system and run the program from the EFI Shell or EFI Boot Manager.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 8MB

File Format: Non-Packaged Download File Download File
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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: 2MB

File Format: Rel-Notes-Text Download File Download File
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Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 4KB

File Format: Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® Download File Download File
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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: 7MB

Previous Versions

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PowerEdge R720/R720xd BIOS 1.1.2

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.


PowerEdge R720
PowerEdge R720xd
PowerVault NX3200
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Server BIOS 12G

Installation instructions

Instructions for R720-xxx.efi
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.


You can update the BIOS using a UEFI shell bootable media, such as a USB key. 

1. Copy the file to the bootable device with UEFI shell.
2. Boot the system to UEFI shell by using the bootable device.
3. Run the executable (.efi) under the UEFI shell. Follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.

You can also load this executable directly from BIOS Boot Manager without a UEFI shell bootable media. 
1. Copy the file to a USB device
2. Plug in the USB device and press F11 during POST to enter BIOS Boot Manager
3. Navigate to the System Utilities menu and select BIOS Update File Explorer
4. Select the USB device and navigate through the directory contents to find the executable (.efi)
5. Launch the executable and follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.            


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