nflnetwork29
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updating a poweredge r610 iDRAC 6 enterprise

hello i know this is an old server . 

we are trying to  update IDRAC F/W 

my host is ESXI Operating System 

Do i use the .BIN file and upload it or the .EXE ?

I would like upload via IDRAC UI> 

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nflnetwork29
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how to update BIOS on R610

can i use IDRAC 6 ?

I am running ESXi

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Re: updating a poweredge r610 iDRAC 6 enterprise

Hi,

Download this exe and extract it and use the file inside. https://downloads.dell.com/FOLDER05060172M/1/iDRAC6_2.91_A00_FW_IMG.exe

Thanks,
Josh Craig
Dell EMC Enterprise Support Services
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nflnetwork29
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Re: updating a poweredge r610 iDRAC 6 enterprise

did that one already i need to do BIOS

 

can i use IDRAC or do I have to use "system services / life cycle controller"

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Re: updating a poweredge r610 iDRAC 6 enterprise

The lifecycle controller. Newer servers allowed for it to be done on the iDRAC but yours doesn’t.

Thanks,
Josh Craig
Dell EMC Enterprise Support Services
Get support on Twitter @DellCaresPRO
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