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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

Dell Latitude E6430/ATG System BIOS

This package provides the Dell System BIOS update and is supported on Dell Latitude E6430/ATG System BIOS models that are running the following Operating System: Windows and DOS.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes:
- Fixed TXT still can be enabled when virtualization disabled or VT for Direct IO disabled.
- Addressed AMT loses connection without MEI driver.

Enhancements:
- Updated master password algorithm.

Version

Version A18, A18

Category

BIOS

Release date

23 Feb 2016

Last Updated

24 Feb 2016

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:E6430A18.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 8 MB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of a BIOS executable file. The Universal (Windows/MS DOS) format can be used to install from any Windows or MS DOS environment.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
e559ee5cbac3507a15ca06a5cda9e530
SHA1:
31f81a816e8bbccb4fb742a04406f9686eb8d845
SHA-256:
b71f60f94dd69af7358d2be864029501f80d7c922d99aba86aa98cf50343ff7c

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Other versions
A17,A17 12 Jan 20168:06:05 AM
A16,A16 25 Aug 20146:04:50 AM
A15,A15 24 Jun 20144:09:16 PM
A14,A14 28 Jan 20143:22:08 PM
A13,A13 17 Oct 20137:51:00 AM
A12,A12 18 Jul 20131:31:34 PM
A11,A11 03 Apr 20139:51:00 AM
A09,A09 08 Jan 20132:16:51 AM
A07,A07 25 Oct 20121:51:12 PM
A03,A03 23 Aug 20126:37:16 AM
Applies to
Dell Latitude E6430 (ATG)
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. Windows System will auto restart and update BIOS while system startup screen.
3. 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. DOS System will auto restart and update BIOS while system startup screen.
5. After BIOS update finished, system will auto reboot to take effect.

Run the BIOS update utility from DOS environment if UEFI Boot Mode (Non-Windows users)
1. Copy the downloaded file to a bootable DOS USB key.
2. Power on the system, then go to BIOS Setup by pressing F2 and go to "General > Boot Sequence > Boot List Option"
3. Change UEFI to Legacy of Boot List Option
4. Click "Apply", "Exit" to save changes and reboot system.
5. Press F12, then Select "USB Storage Device" and Boot to DOS prompt.
6. Run the file by typing copied file name where the executable is located.
7. After BIOS update finished, system will auto reboot .
8. Go to BIOS Setup by pressing F2 and go to General > Boot Sequence > Boot List Option"
9. Change "Legacy to UEFI Boot Option.
10. Click "Apply", "Exit" to save changes and reboot system.

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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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This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

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).