Driver Details

Dell PowerEdge C6100 system BIOS A01 1.69

PowerEdge C6100 system BIOS

Fixes & Enhancements

1. Support D4 token command to control boot order for additional NIC card.
2. Upgrade Intel reference code package to p3.04 (CPU v1.08, QPI v1.85, Memory v2.40).

Version

Version 1.69, A01

Category

BIOS

Release date

19 Sep 2012

Last Updated

19 Sep 2012

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:BIOS_WDKXK_WN32_1.69_A01.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.
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.​
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
94f89057251ffd09e3df3aa4ea84a04c
SHA1:
d8ce1d423084feee55ba95012683597f1eab9a74
SHA-256:
77dfa3854292f6317885aad77ad98b9731ccf6cb1c364fa69bfb50c2ea6eb796
File Format:Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name:BIOS_WDKXK_LN32_1.69_A01.BIN
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 2MB
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.
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.​
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
885670e9340b167d8b5a7353d6998067
SHA1:
1dd621ce43295bd5075ff68c2e26ea18c761657a
SHA-256:
b65b9b5b250ee8251f2a6a1e28287ef67fa6e3bd71237b77d3eef8ed2273e378
File Format:Floppy
File Name:PEC6100BIOS016900.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1MB
Format DescriptionThis 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.
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.​
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
6e45ee94a58d339f8636b2bad9b93e6f
SHA1:
2accdf9bd8e5a1861e155f522d059d8e0d618b21
SHA-256:
caea9ffa6910fa9a83bee758f5968b60fefca7f657fb214d2b5560504ba25e0d
File Format:Plain-Text
File Name:EndUser LicenseAgreementType S_Rev. 040512.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 11KB
Format DescriptionThis file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
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.​
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
c2ffe409366d225552ac6ed58f206b58
SHA1:
88522584d2ed8711c12c71ae9e569116a26e7b0a
SHA-256:
b85aae437264a3f053c9efec6b47fa1ba6610de28b749a06c2fec3dfc87bf333
File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:BIOS_WDKXK_LN32_1.69_A01.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.
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.​
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
aed06db446564f6e4bd034c552d7c1a2
SHA1:
b4e10dd679fdbeb4f1148e91616bb311b7385441
SHA-256:
1da9a71f0d16ba0151743dd58dbcf422cb23d2a0e30fb86be3b9d554c77f5b81

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

Other versions

1.68,A00 09 Aug 20129:43:46 AM
1.66,1.66 05 Apr 20123:06:36 AM

Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

Not Applicable

Applies to

Dell PowerEdge C6100 BIOS

Installation instructions

DOS package install instructions:
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 exact the PEC6100BIOS016900.exe.
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 FBIOS.BAT under DOS.
6. Waiting the update process completion automatically.

Windows package install instructions:
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded BIOS_WDKXK_WN32_1.69_A01.EXE file and double-click to launch update.
2. Click Install icon to continue.
3. Waiting the update process completion automatically.

Linux package install instructions:
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded BIOS_WDKXK_LN32_1.69_A01.BIN file and run the file in command line.
2. Waiting the BIOS image loading finish and system backs to command line.
3. Run the reboot=k to proceed the BIOS update.
4. Waiting the update process completion automatically.

Important Information

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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).