Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from the power source while updating the BIOS as this could harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you may briefly see a black screen.

Before updating, please read the installation instructions and important information noted below.

Dell Server BIOS T710 Version 6.4.0

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PowerEdge T710 BIOS Version 6.4.0
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Fixes & Enhancements

What's New
* Intel Xeon processor 5600 Series B1 stepping microcode 0x1A.
* Intel Xeon processor 5500 Series D0 stepping microcode 0x19.

Fixes
* Corrected an issue where Virtual-APIC Page Accesses With 32-Bit PAE Paging
May Cause a System Crash.
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Version

6.4.0, 6.4.0

Release date

04 Oct 2013

Download Type

System BIOS

Category

BIOS

Importance

Recommended
Dell Technologies recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains changes to maintain overall system health. It ensures that the system software remains current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers, and software) and may include other new features.
Available formats

File Format: Update Package for MS Windows 32-Bit
File Name: T710_BIOS_K9VJN_WN32_6.4.0.EXE
File Size: 11.29 MB
Format Description:
Dell 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
2fd022c855050e2f309efd7a72a456f7
SHA1:
37ad8e094e6b5323ebbbce722e3795fdd281c74d
SHA-256:
e16c33eb41ef6299915969524f69aa87f141da8a1ae108aa452c61ded7db834c

File Format: A GnuPG file which contains a cryptographic signature
File Name: T710_BIOS_K9VJN_LN_6.4.0.BIN.sign
File Size: 189 Bytes
Format Description:
The GnuPG signature for Red Hat Linux Update Package can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Red Hat Linux Update Package.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
bba905ac264805b9ba2475dc5042fa2a
SHA1:
bdd6583c42c5148883db97003d5b8e593eaf5a2e
SHA-256:
825eee325cdd57be29db7a355e87a03a2f83347eb2e22fafdf616b738b599e13

File Format: Flash BIOS executable
File Name: T710-060400C.exe
File Size: 1.58 MB
Format Description:
This 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
6b4b69808f0d9294f41fe3ccf8a146b0
SHA1:
28c668102aaca83dd72ed09b964f174510f392e2
SHA-256:
36314ea624ec6cc6b0ad5d17351e09b2b453bcd285274dced33f4ffd3d46d9b7

File Format: An archive of PDF files to provide help and procedural information to the customers
File Name: PET710_BIOS 06 04 00 Release Notes.pdf
File Size: 251.07 KB
Format Description:
This format consists of an archive of PDF files used to provide help and procedural information to the customer. It is necessary to install the Adobe Acrobat Reader first to view the files in this archive.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
818c5a28d3baf4331d33703c04470fd0
SHA1:
5b399a13cc2db170bbd68e84ad50318c0065a54c
SHA-256:
61b25cede42312c41f273daf353c310da2bc1df5c3446ac9a19903ac66bd8102

File Format: External release notes
File Name: PET710_BIOS 06 04 00 Release Notes.txt
File Size: 12.09 KB
Format Description:
This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
cd01feddefd1802a508292389be8b870
SHA1:
3c0fcf0053a3233a54240823a548b2e8a5632c20
SHA-256:
79f842958264db244035fd9e4e6cf7b72b990d66c4fae6afc76b9bcc056940d4

File Format: Update Package for MS Windows 64-Bit.
File Name: T710_BIOS_K9VJN_WN64_6.4.0.EXE
File Size: 18.93 MB
Format Description:
Dell Update Packages in native Microsoft Windows 64-bit format do not require that Microsoft WOW64 be installed on the Microsoft Windows Server.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
92ff6fdc0afbca66df58805b69849464
SHA1:
9b78331f30d21cc2d73cca8f3d14a58887491de8
SHA-256:
6c7cb1bce13881e910eacd9cfe01463257472106015df9f2e447bb679906681a

File Format: Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name: T710_BIOS_K9VJN_LN_6.4.0.BIN
File Size: 8.74 MB
Format Description:
Dell 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
ac563826cb51ec0f374b756a2bb855f5
SHA1:
4f40019e3792c1044a45d38681b34c012a3a25e9
SHA-256:
c43f7a740ce7789b838b9ad2523b16f9f24e50a0e78ffdd271b7cdd6d1db6e89

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

Additional details

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Server BIOS 11G
Dell Update Package Instructions for DRMK
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 EFI
Download
1. Click the "DownloadNow" 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
You can update the BIOS using a UEFI shell bootable media, such as a USB key.
1. Copy the file to the bootable device with UEFI shell.
2. Boot the system to UEFI shell by using the bootable device.
3. Run the executable (.efi) under the UEFI shell. Follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.

You can also load this executable directly from BIOS Boot Manager without a UEFI shell bootable media.
1. Copy the file to a USB device
2. Plug in the USB device and press F11 during POST to enter BIOS Boot Manager
3. Navigate to the System Utilities menu and select BIOS Update File Explorer
4. Select the USB device and navigate through the directory contents to find the executable (.efi)
5. Launch the executable and 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

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