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 PowerEdge R330/R230/T330/T130 BIOS Version 2.12.0

Restart required AUTO INSTALLED This file was automatically installed as part of a recent update. If you are experiencing any issues, you can manually download and reinstall.
This release contains BIOS firmware version 2.12.0 for Dell PowerEdge server R330/R230/T330/T130.
Enhanced BIOS security protection features. Updated the Intel Xeon Processor E3-1200 v5 and Xeon Processor E3-1200 v6 Microcode to version 0xEA. For more information about specific items added and resolved in this BIOS version, see the New and enhanced features and Fixes sections.
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BIOS_J0HV6_WN64_2.12.0.EXE | 18.99 MB
This is a large file. Depending on your connection speed, it may take some time to download.

File Format: Update Package for MS Windows 64-Bit.
File Name: BIOS_J0HV6_WN64_2.12.0.EXE
File Size: 18.99 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:
f2b6bdc7265d12442056acd5493096b4
SHA1:
f075e405d1142eaec95e45b88695319b19a670a5
SHA-256:
71c01324a742df256c55b39e7a7b75babf268d680f9e71bba1cdfa81c6eadb17

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Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
- None for this release.

Enhancements
- Enhancement to address the security vulnerabilities (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) such as CVE-2020-8670, CVE-2020-12357, CVE-2020-24512 and CVE-2020-24590.
- Updated Intel processor and memory reference codes to production version (PV) post launch release 5 (PLR5) Hotfix 6 v4.1.1.5.
- Updated the Intel Server Platform Services (SPS) and Manageability Engine (ME) firmware to production release SPS_E3_04.01.04.306.
- Updated the microcode of the following Intel processors to version 0xEA:
Intel Xeon Processor E3-1200 v6 Product Family
Intel Core Processor i3-7000 Product Family
Intel Xeon Pentium Processor G4600 Product Family
Intel Celeron Processor G3930 Product Family
- Updated the microcode of the following Intel processors to version 0xEA:
Intel Xeon Processor E3-1200 v5 Product Family
Intel Core Processor i3-6000 Product Family
Intel Pentium Processor G4400 or G4500 Product Family
Intel Celeron Processor G3900 Product Family
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Version

2.12.0, 2.12.0

Release date

16 Jul 2021

Download Type

System BIOS

Category

BIOS

Importance

Urgent
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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File Format: A GnuPG file which contains a cryptographic signature
File Name: BIOS_J0HV6_LN64_2.12.0.BIN.sign
File Size: 226 Bytes
This is a large file. Depending on your connection speed, it may take some time to download.
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:
f662eddfe2f63e612ba5faa492891f32
SHA1:
fbeaa0dc98090835e2c01aa55c76aac90b8da666
SHA-256:
9cdf2d59e1b208501d9e3c7a15503c4ad1848a081c92a581cd4a320272f0df2c

File Format: A self-extracting file for use in 64-bit machines
File Name: R330-021200.efi
File Size: 6.19 MB
This is a large file. Depending on your connection speed, it may take some time to download.
Format Description:
This file contains compressed content that can be executed from the EFI Shell or EFI Boot Manager. Download the file to the EFI partition on a removable media device. Insert the removable media, then reboot the system and run the program from the EFI Shell or EFI Boot Manager.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
6bfb9f6fce54dc38d2fc00ba98ceb658
SHA1:
79cf9ebafc34abb5ddb7c94fb09571468b8ce12b
SHA-256:
d29ed19c6469711149154dd2a19357ec997c445aed9aff4e3736eeaabbfa7969

File Format: An archive of PDF files to provide help and procedural information to the customers
File Name: R330_R230_T330_T130_BIOS_2.12.0_ReleaseNotes.pdf
File Size: 667.43 KB
This is a large file. Depending on your connection speed, it may take some time to download.
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:
db9dfde6a2057c6315d7423922cb00db
SHA1:
4752b1a834b52d07efa063a5be4ef230e08fe0ee
SHA-256:
8d4710240bf1863ca92b77c6f7b71e951bb2dbde368772d7c3cdf16e9a5b8cf0

File Format: Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name: BIOS_J0HV6_LN64_2.12.0.BIN
File Size: 10.98 MB
This is a large file. Depending on your connection speed, it may take some time to download.
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:
9f6900fc61ac3cddc9940a0f45ff4321
SHA1:
a3b765d22805bd802d346fa0eb7e112dfa68dbd8
SHA-256:
28a8cdb6c7b07b928a3fc594a05266f1c77bac4b6efb5c414ba235a81469f4bc

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Additional details

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This release provides continued code optimization to improve stability and performance.
You cannot update the BIOS to 1.4.5 or earlier versions when the following processors are installed on the server: Intel Xeon E3-1200 v6, Core i3-7100, Pentium G4600, and Celeron G3930.
2.20.011 Mar 2024
2.19.118 Jan 2024
2.18.011 Sept 2023
2.17.009 May 2023
2.16.029 Nov 2022
2.15.009 Aug 2022
2.14.025 Jul 2022
2.13.026 Apr 2022
2.11.011 Jan 2021
2.10.129 Jun 2020
2.9.009 Mar 2020
2.8.110 Jan 2020
2.7.110 Sept 2019
2.6.101 Feb 2019
2.5.021 Jun 2018
2.4.319 Feb 2018
2.3.221 Nov 2017
PowerEdge R330/R230/T330/T130 BIOS; PowerEdge OEMR XL R330/OEMR XL R230 BIOS
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 "./BIOS_[SWB]_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 "./BIOS_[SWB]_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.
2. Verify the Dell Update Package by using its signature file, BIOS_[SWB]_LX_[version].BIN.sign.

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