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Precsion System BIOS
Precision M4600 System BIOS
Release Date 3/12/2013
Importance: Recommended
Version: A13

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Precision M4600 System 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).


Precision M4600
Operating Systems

Applies to

  • Dell Precision M4600

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes/Enhancements ------------------ 1. Fix XD card detection issue. 2. Addressed Adminstrator password F12 Boot option ssue. 3. Fix no display to external monitor during POST when top cover is closed.

Installation instructions

Download file to Desktop

The  file M4600A13.EXE is using the Universal (Windows/ DOS) format and is designed to be directly executed from Windows environment.

Click Download now.The File Download window appears.

Click the Save button.The Save As window appears.

Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.

Click the Save button.A progress meter moves as the download is completed.

If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

NOTE: Shut down all other applications prior to running the BIOS update utility. The update utility reboots your system in order to get the new BIOS loaded. 

Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment

Double click the Icon on your desktop labeled M4600A13.EXE The Dell BIOS Flash window appears 

Click the Continue button.The message Pressing OK will close all applications, shut down Windows, Flash the BIOS, then reboot. appears. 

Click the OK button.The system will restart and the BIOS Flash will be completed.

Run the BIOS update utility from  DOS environment (Non-Windows users)
NOTE: You will need to provide a bootable DOS diskette. This executable file does not create the  DOS system files. 

Copy the file M4600A13.EXE to a bootable floppy.

Boot from the floppy to the  DOS prompt.

Run the file by typing Y:\M4600A13.EXE (where y is the drive letter where the executable is located).            


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