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Dell Latitude E6220 System BIOS, A03

Dell Latitude System BIOS A03

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes/Enhancements
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1. Addressed some express cards fail to be detected issue.
2. Addressed Hard Drives encryption issue in ATA mode.
3. Addressed some keyboard with USB Hub not accessible during POST.
4. Fixed issue where disabling webcam stops microphone from working.
5 . Fixed issue where battery temperature sensor throttling CPU at high temperature when external power.
6. Fixed issue where Video memory size limited to 256MB in WinXp.
7. Fixed issue where Free Fall Sensor protection doesn't work after resuming from S3.
8. Fixed issue where TPM measurements were not correct when authenticating via PBA.
9. Fixed DellGPE no power at S3 issue.
10. Updated Intel ME Firmware to 7.1.20.1119.
11. Updated to the 1.3.76 version of the Intel PXE OROM.

Note:
1. Please note that if the A01 or before A01 BIOS is currently installed on your system
you must first update to A02 BIOS and then flash to the latest A-rev BIOS.


The BIOS release has been validated on the following operating systems:
1. Microsoft Windows 7
2. Microsoft Windows Vista Service Pack 2
3. Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3

Version

Version A03, A03

Release date

25 Apr 2013

Last Updated

25 Apr 2013

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:E6220A03.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 5MB
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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Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

BIOS

Applies to

Dell Latitude E6220

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.

Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment

Run the BIOS update utility from DOS environment (Non-Windows users)


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Download file to Desktop

The file E6220A03.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.

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Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment


1. Double click the Icon on your desktop labeled E6220A03.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 DOS USB key. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.

1. Copy the file E6220A03.exe to a bootable DOS USB key.

2. Boot from the floppy to the DOS prompt.

3. Run the file by typing Y:\E6220A03.exe (where y is the drive letter where the executable is located).

Important Information

Note:
1. Please note that if the A01 or before A01 BIOS is currently installed on your system
you must first update to A02 BIOS and then flash to the latest A-rev BIOS.

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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).