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Dell Latitude E5500 System BIOS
This package provides the Dell System BIOS Update and is supported on Dell Latitude E5500 for Windows and DOS Operating Systems.
Release Date: 10/17/2011
Importance: Optional
Version: A17

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File Format: Windows/DOS Download File Download File
File Name:

E5500A17.exe

Description: This file format consists of a BIOS executable file. The Universal (Windows/MS DOS) format can be used to install from Windows XP, Windows 2000, NT, Windows 9X, Windows ME or a MS DOS environment.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 1MB

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Description

This package provides the Dell System BIOS Update and is supported on Dell Latitude E5500 for Windows and DOS Operating Systems.

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.

Compatibility

Systems
Latitude E5500
Operating Systems
BIOS

Applies to

  • Latitude E5500 System BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Not Applicable Enhancements - Added Digital Sign Feature, Signed Firmware update - Updated new password algorithm - Enhanced Computrace security - Updated Intel UMA VBIOS to version 2107v23

Installation instructions

            
BIOS Update Executable for Windows/DOS  Download 1. Click Download File, to download the file. 2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.  Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment 1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file. 2. After BIOS update finished, system will auto reboot to take effect.  Run the BIOS update utility from DOS environment (Non-Windows users) 1. Copy the downloaded file to a bootable DOS USB key. 2. Power on the system, then Press F12 key and Select "USB Storage Device" and Boot to DOS prompt. 3. Run the file by typing copied file name where the executable is located. 4. After BIOS update finished, system will auto reboot to take effect.  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Note 1: You will need to provide a bootable DOS USB key. This executable file does not create the DOS system files. Note 2: Please make sure you suspend BitLocker encryption before updating BIOS on a BitLocker enabled system. If you don't enable BitLocker on your system you can ignore it.o provide a bootable DOS diskette. This executable file does not create the  DOS system files. 
  1. Copy the file E5500A17.exe to a bootable floppy.
  2. Boot from the floppy to the DOS prompt.
  3. Run the file by typing Y:\E5500A17.exe (where y is the drive letter where the executable is located).

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E5500A17.exe
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