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PowerEdge M915 BIOS

PowerEdge M915 BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

* Added support for Windows Server 2012 factory installation and installation using the Dell Media
* Added support for additional memory configurations (8GB and 16GB)

Version

Version 2.11.1, 2.11.1

Release date

08 Oct 2012

Last Updated

08 Oct 2012

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:PEM915-021101BIOS.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 7KB
Format DescriptionThis file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
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MD5:
ba0d755cfc2b39f1626e194f893039dc
SHA1:
5347631b84c99006d36809c844eb786db06ea908
SHA-256:
28f16a378a8619e634366b3bf7df71f7d5960b2296eef851ee1aecc8b444d96d
File Format:Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name:M915_BIOS_RM23C_LN32_2.11.1.BIN
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 4MB
Format DescriptionDell Update Packages for Linux can be used as stand-alone applications that ensure that specific validation criteria are met, then apply an update.
Note: Update Packages for Linux are open source. See the Dell Update Packages for Linux Readme for details.
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MD5:
31afa696303cf614f36b36c8fc7bbab1
SHA1:
9087aec35284eac5c0577a2110dfaf2fac9b35a7
SHA-256:
a66c923fda94c1c62cd91601f05fac8cbbbd6cd9aba691fdeb9de12685adc578
File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:M915_BIOS_RM23C_LN32_2.11.1.BIN.sign
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 0.2KB
Format DescriptionThe GnuPG signature for Red Hat Linux Update Package can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Red Hat Linux Update Package.
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MD5:
5452023351f570d95b2f9f00ec146b20
SHA1:
1f30dc4eddf54afba40c517405a8e7b1a4c57b97
SHA-256:
1f1d86c49562b3bf1081447cc26e0dafeb7a63d3541c8150014b339c6410031f
File Format:Non-Packaged
File Name:PEM915-021101.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1MB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of a BIOS-executable file. To use it, download the file and copy it to a DOS-bootable USB flash drive, then boot the system to the USB flash drive and run the program.
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MD5:
cd7a1a7c40a65a47c6ddbd550e028de3
SHA1:
eaa75de347b570e76687fe5845631c83c088a09a
SHA-256:
2ceb30a6dd04d348009aea7d29aead8d5b4659e0905552990f12e79176791e2b
File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:M915_BIOS_RM23C_WN32_2.11.1.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 6MB
Format DescriptionDell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
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MD5:
298348a5aefffe80d54a973b3befd15c
SHA1:
845f045b27a250bed9278403f174e3083f400696
SHA-256:
3d1751925bffe65346fd8b3cbfe69f8656a914689239be689222296b39f0ae4d

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

Other versions

2.6.0,2.6.0 24 Apr 20123:13:47 AM

Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

Not Applicable

Applies to

Server BIOS 11G

Installation instructions

Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link if you accept the agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
NOTE: You must provide a DOS bootable media, such as a USB key. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file.
2. Update the name of the file to DOS recognizable format (8.3). If you do not update the filename to 8.3 format, the filename will be truncated to 8.3 format.
3. Copy the file to the bootable device.
4. Boot the system to DOS by using the bootable device.
5. Run the executable under DOS. Follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Linux DUP:
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Read over the release information presented by executing the "./[model]_BIOS_LX_[revision].BIN --version" command from the shell.
2. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the above step before proceeding.
3. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
4. Run the update by executing "./[model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN" from the shell.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Windows Dup:
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
5. Click the Install button.
6. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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GnuPG Signature of Dell Update Package Instructions:
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the "File Download" window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
Installation
1. Import the Dell public key. (You only need to do once on your system.)
2. Verify the Dell Update Package by using its signature file, [model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN.sign

Reboot will be required

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