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 XPS 15 9560 System BIOS

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This package provides the Dell System BIOS update and is supported on Dell XPS 15 9560 for Windows Operating Systems.
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XPS_15_9560_1.4.0.exe | 9.82 MB
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File Format: CPG BIOS Executable for Windows/DOS
File Name: XPS_15_9560_1.4.0.exe
File Size: 9.82 MB
Format Description
This file format consists of a BIOS executable file. The Universal (Windows/MS DOS) format can be used to install from any Windows or MS DOS environment.
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1.4.0, 1.4.0

Release date

01 Sep 2017

Download Type

System BIOS




Dell Technologies highly recommends applying this important update as soon as possible. The update contains critical bug fixes and changes to improve functionality, reliability, and stability of your Dell system. It may also include security fixes and other feature enhancements.

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XPS 15 9560 System BIOS
Download file to Desktop
The file XPS_9560_X.Y.Z.exe is using the Universal (Windows/DOS) format and is designed to be directly executed from Windows environment.
1. Click Download now. The File Download window appears.
2. Click the Save button. The Save As window appears.
3. Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.
4. Click the Save button. A progress meter moves as the download is completed.
5. If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

NOTE: Shut down all other applications prior to running the BIOS update utility. The update utility reboots your system in order to get the new BIOS loaded.
Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment
1. Double click the Icon on your desktop labeled XPS_9560_X.Y.Z.exe the Dell BIOS Flash window appears.
2. Click the Continue button. The message Pressing OK will close all applications, shut down Windows, Flash the BIOS, then reboot appears.
3. Click the OK button. The system will restart and the BIOS Flash will be completed.

Run the BIOS update utility from DOS environment (Non-Windows users)
NOTE: You will need to provide a bootable DOS diskette. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.
1. Copy the file XPS_9560_X.Y.Z.exe to a bootable USB key.
2. Boot from the USB key to the DOS prompt.
3. Run the file by typing A:\ XPS_9560_X.Y.Z.exe (where A is the drive letter where the executable is located).

Need help with BIOS issues?

Find a solution in Dell's BIOS troubleshooting and usage guide.

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