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Dell XPS M1330 System BIOS, A15

Dell XPS M1330 System BIOS, A15

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes/Enhancements
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1. Enhance Fn+F8 function

Version

Version A15, A15

Release date

07 Jan 2009

Last Updated

07 Jul 2012

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:M1330A15.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1MB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of a BIOS executable file. The Universal (Windows/MS DOS) format can be used to install from Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows 2000, NT, Windows 9X, Windows ME or a MS DOS environment.
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Other versions

A14,A14 23 Nov 20088:53:14 PM

Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

BIOS

Applies to

XPS M1330 System BIOS

Installation instructions

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 M1330A15.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 M1330A15.EXE.
    The Dell BIOS Flash window appears


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


  3. 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.

  1. Copy the file M1330A15.EXE to a bootable floppy.


  2. Boot from the floppy to the DOS prompt.


  3. Run the file by typing Y:\M1330A15.EXE (where y is the drive letter where the executable is located).






Important Information

Please update VGA driver to version A10(Vista 32bits)/ A05(Vista 64bits) Or later for optimal performance of system

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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).