Dell Server System BIOS, A10

Power Vault 530F, BIOS, A10

Fixes & Enhancements

* Update to PowerVault(TM) 530F BIOS version A10 release level.
* Remove message "If installing or reinstalling your operating
system, please use the Dell OpenManage Server Assistant CD" from post
screen of Powervault 530F.
* This BIOS supports both 2.8V and 5.0V processors.
* Changed the copyright date to 2002.


Version A10, A10



Release date

16 Sep 2002

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:PV530F-BIOSA10.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 458 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.
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Applies to
Server System BIOS
Installation instructions
Default Instructions for PV530F-BIOSA10.exe:

Diskette Format

1. Download the .exe file to a directory on your hard drive. The file
downloaded is a self-extracting executable.
2. Run the executable file by double-clicking on the icon.
3. Click the Setup button.
4. Follow the directions to create the FlashBIOS update diskette.
5. Insert the created FlashBIOS update diskette into the target system.
6. Reboot the system.
7. When prompted, press "Y" to execute the FlashBIOS update.
8. Remove the diskette and reboot system.
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.

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.