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Driver Details

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Dell Studio XPS 8000 BIOS, A03
Dell Studio XPS 8000 System BIOS(Yoda)
Release Date 12/27/2009
Importance: Recommended
Version: A03

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

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

S8000A03.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

Previous Versions

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Description

Dell Studio XPS 8000 System BIOS(Yoda)

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
Studio XPS 8000
Operating Systems
BIOS

Applies to

  • Studio XPS 8000 BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

Mainly Issues Fixed: ----------------------- 1.Fix intermittent show error message Alert at checkpoint D0 issue.

Installation instructions

            
Custom Instructions for S8000A03.EXE:

Installation Instructions for the Universal (Windows/ DOS) format

  1. Download file to Desktop
  2. Use one of the methods below to flash the BIOS.

Download file to Desktop
The file S8000A03.EXE is using the Universal (Windows/ DOS) format and is designed to be directly executed from Windows environment.
  1. Click Download now.
    The File Download window appears.
  2. Click the Save button.
    The Save As window appears.
  3. Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.
  4. Click the Save button.
    A progress meter moves as the download is completed.
  5. 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
  1. Double click the Icon on your desktop labeled S8000A03.EXE.
    The Update BIOS window appears
  2. Click the Update button, BIOS update will begin. Please follow the instructions on the screen to update BIOS step by step.

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