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Dell Inspiron N5050 System BIOS
This package provides the Dell System BIOS Update and is supported on Dell Inspiron N5050 for Windows and DOS Operating Systems.
Release Date 9/12/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: A05

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

N5050A05.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: 2MB

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Description

This package provides the Dell System BIOS Update and is supported on Dell Inspiron N5050 for Windows and DOS Operating Systems.

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
Inspiron 15 (N5050)
Operating Systems
BIOS

Applies to

  • Dell Device

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Not Applicable. Enhancements - Enhanced driver power management stability

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.

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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.            
        

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MD5:
8eb5dbee51dee5c5e7a3b2367d4bc459
N5050A05.EXE
SHA1:
06b64438ed96a83a61403f60794374b6df861eaa
N5050A05.EXE
SHA-256:
4c77028feb35f39a4476093288a8b04b01724301eab57f9aa31236dfe86e3b5a
N5050A05.EXE

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