Driver Details

Dell Patches And Fixes (Desktop), v. A03, PI3

This is a special BIOS update equivalent to the A03 BIOS that shipped on
the Dimension 8200. This BIOS is intended ONLY for Dimension 8200 systems
having a Creative Labs "Audigy" or "Audigy2" sound card installed.

Fixes & Enhancements

This BIOS file corrects a bit in one the system registers and allows the Creative Labs Audigy sound card to function correctly when installed in the Dell Dimension 8200 system.


Version A03, PI3


Patches And Fixes

Release date

14 Mar 2002

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:8200Adgy.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 743 KB
Format Description:This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then double-click it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 98
Windows Millennium Edition (Me)
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Installation instructions
* Download this file and save it to your "Desktop"
* Obtain a formatted 1.44mb diskette
* Locate the saved file on your desktop and dbl-
click the icon.
* Insert the diskette and follow the prompts. A
bootable BIOS diskette is built.
* Leave the diskette in the system. Close all open
programs and restart the system.
* Follow the prompts to update the system BIOS.
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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.

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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 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.