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OptiPlex 960 BIOSes


The OptiPlex 960 BIOS update package is a legacy BIOS update package. See that page for command line options. See the passwords section on that same page for more information on performing BIOS updates when a BIOS password is set.

Updates

Updates

A14

  • Date: 1/31/2012
  • File: O960-A14.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
  • MD5: d86d1960a608efb0fcebfaeff632fcbf
  • SHA1: d09a88f98cf1910e7a0b038ffe3ed627a83644ef
  • SHA256: 227745e70f2a91fdba403c7841db7e8342a6f2e455f55e50e2ea7f354b3cfa02
Notes:

  • Intel delivery updates for SINIT/ACM
  • A13

    • Date: 12/20/2011 2:12:00 AM
    • File: O960A13.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: d1c4eacbbb08b95e70184c6d74299790
    • SHA1: 54f266eee6524e956e6c482934d502edde9379c6
    • SHA256: 9847d298ddaa16c45574836835ab4a827b49586e40e4a3d9e9b3857875c3b263
    Notes:

  • Add digital sign feature.
  • fixed factory image download issue.
  • A11

    • Date: 2/17/2011 9:05:54 PM
    • File: O960-A11.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: a5daba1f309defe69cc5fc9ebc1b0a93
    • SHA1: d147323575804dbc6263985e2f46baf22e4e96e0
    • SHA256: 7191b08c9b0629f5c37819722d50a9d2a905e3affd0e2f7013d23a3aa7c7a3f1
    Notes:

  • Updated Processor's microcode
  • A10

    • Date: 12/27/2010 1:08:06 AM
    • File: O960-A10.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: 7002d34cfcddb4ec5e92238db0c954bb
    • SHA1: 4ff5984835857eca4ef31b15d2f03c48d1fb5496
    • SHA256: 6d58ee3797c7abc7a9eab109d2040a11e0fe605f593466f36c38fde5d5ca9463
    Notes:

  • Removing unnecessary message popping up during BIOS update in windows with Bitlocker enabled
  • A09

    • Date: 12/1/2010 9:30:30 PM
    • File: O960-A09.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: 6bea479ce03480dbdba1ffa8c0667d8b
    • SHA1: 4d71878fd12448460a088d9dda8f29bc172ac2b1
    • SHA256: 1518e6db5ac00b4a31354730f4bc86c34ebef90cc217c7a2d00624605c9980a
    Notes:

  • Updated ImageServer Option ROM
  • Updated Intel ME firmware
  • Updated Intel Video BIOS
  • Added separated token for TCM mothboard
  • A08

    • Date: 8/30/2010 3:48:39 AM
    • File: O960-A08.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: d68b86b7133ddefe06c5c6ec7b923109
    • SHA1: 9b7a81ba5e17c719eaa8bedc68e73267e9a5ac0c
    • SHA256: 14c722532841513ea82d20586fc5fcbd11669443680c22b276305a8c2e6d740f
    Notes:

  • Added support to special PCI card Xtenda X300 multiuser card
  • Added support to boot to USB drive which larger than 1TB
  • Added security support for OROM access
  • Updated Intel Video Option ROM
  • Make more available memory for Operating System if 4G memory and 32bit OS installed
  • A07

    • Date: 6/7/2010 12:55:29 AM
    • File: O960-A07.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: bb398a0193eae2e50531cf2a2b36ab0b
    • SHA1: a316ff06ec0a966d79e166ea6957ab12b27a0747
    • SHA256: 45c31edb73daee8fdaa5a5e85607cdec6bda511cb4e4f639cfbbc8c02a085ff6
    Notes:

  • Updated Intel ME Firmware.
  • Updated ImageServer Option ROM
  • Updated PXE Boot Agent
  • Updated Intel TXT Module
  • Enhanced the method to handle specific smart card.
  • Improved the compatibility between add-in NIC card power management and BIOS SETUP setting
  • Enhanced the interface of DCP-Dell Control Point Security Manage Application/SED-Self encrypt drive
  • Show warning messages to prevent user from clearing TPM when TPM is deactivated
  • A06

    • Date: 1/26/2010 1:47:14 AM
    • File: O960-A06.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: 03d9c95198a525308f5317709ae86629
    • SHA1: b6a7a7f1f9ed4c2740ad0fe009aefa199c7416c0
    • SHA256: fa383a18f38dc52cbb47d55f21903ca3c84b48df2f39bdc0915305ae5686bf04
    Notes:

  • Updated Intel ME Firmware
  • Updated Intel PXE Boot Agent
  • Updated Intel Memory reference code
  • Updated ImageServer Option ROM
  • Updated Computrace Option ROM
  • Removed HDD acoustic support
  • Secure MEBx
  • Add support for several PCI-E video capture cards
  • Enhanced method of setting asset tag in BIOS setup
  • Sow MAC address in BIOS SETUP
  • A05

    • Date: 9/21/2009 10:55:33 PM
    • File: O960-A05.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: 000faa562d6051b43820d5e9efddd7cb
    • SHA1: 1b6e1ba15d0a2985cb6018700131bbcc7ee7e5f2
    • SHA256: 6f3f4d6331c9ba3a822fa3546f6f5bc95d41ce53abc201dc92ba54a1e824e60c
    Notes:

  • Updated Video BIOS
  • Updated ImagerServer Option ROM
  • Updated ME firmware to 5.2
  • Updated Intel PXE Boot Agent
  • Add support for several PCI-E x1 graphic card in PCI-E x16 slots
  • Add support for specific USB cheque reader
  • A04

    • Date: 6/16/2009 8:55:07 PM
    • File: O960-A04.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: f69bdb5a02c7c6d827acac16f3614b9d
    • SHA1: c8dc3b40086bc0426b4065b12dbffcd617bb050f
    • SHA256: 84ada34c9ca48d762103ceb6048d3d5790bc070da75976d7e8c50cc92792ee65
    Notes:

  • Update MEFW to 5.1
  • Update MRC code to 2.60
  • Update PXE Boot Agent to 1.3.27
  • Enhance Audio and Video performance in C-State
  • Admin and system password enhancement in SOL
  • Enhance Wave SW support.
  • Added TCM support
  • Support PXE boot when waken from S4/S5 by WOL.
  • Add enhancement to better support PET monitor.
  • Refine BIOS memory information.
  • A03

    • Date: 2/25/2009 9:36:30 PM
    • File: O960-A03.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: b4a1c35cdde24fab95180bea5d2d6d0d
    • SHA1: 8660815eac919adc14bdad5af1bccf2d5d7e611f
    • SHA256: 2f946601d13f31c0edab6e1a1f1250372e9bfcb44ad66539a7f55cbaec35b169
    Notes:

  • Update Intel ME firmware. Fixed a vulnerability in which an ME-knowledgeable malicious user with local machine access could potentially exploit boundary errors in some ME application functions to gain control over those ME applications. Fixed a remote Denial of Service (DOS) vulnerability which a malicious user could potentially exploit to cause the reboot of a system running susceptible versions of Intel(R) Active Management Technology ( Intel(R) AMT).
  • Update Intel Video OPROM
  • Update Intel Memory Reference code
  • Update Intel TxT Module
  • Update BIOS embedded diagnostic utility
  • Add support for new TCM chip
  • Enhanced RTC wakeup capability
  • A02

    • Date: 2/9/2009 8:00:59 PM
    • File: O960-A02.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: 769be2f3dfec09160c2472737b7835a9
    • SHA1: ae0053a2f2579d944aba8b143045c3395f67277b
    • SHA256: 219131fedcdbb34b1f5509639ae45969cbd46c2cb898632934201e53b91aa213
    Notes:

  • Fixed S3, S4, and S5 resume issues
  • C3/C4 support for Vista
  • Changes to BIOS Setup menus
  • Video BIOS 1702
  • ImageServer OROM 8452
  • Fixed issues caused by certain graphics cards
  • A01

    • Date: 10/8/2008 4:29:26 PM
    • File: O960-A01.exe
    • Download: HTTP / FTP
    • Hashes:
    • MD5: 7d4cd1c8cad562e95d18c16e05dd7af7
    • SHA1: 59668b836e80cf6526f3600e7f21b1294a162c78
    • SHA256: f3b51d6e895ffdc54532c2d4f1a6cb60bfec9d4641af6b1688fbb8fa88d5e783
    Notes:

  • Initial Release



  • Article ID: SLN310852

    Last Date Modified: 08/16/2018 04:35 AM


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