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Dell Server BIOS PowerEdge R430/R530/T430 Version 2.9.1

Enhanced BIOS security protection features. Updated the Intel Xeon Processor Microcode to version 0x0B000033. Fixed an issue pertaining to the TPM PCR2 measurement. For more information about specific items newly added and resolved in this version, see the New and enhanced features section and Fixed issues section in this Release Notes.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
- Fixed an issue pertaining to the PCR2 measurement. When TPM is enabled, the PCR2 values were sometimes inconsistent when the CSIOR was enabled.

Enhancements
- Enhanced the BIOS security protection features.
- Updated the Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v4 Product Family Processor Microcode to version 0x0B000033.
- Updated the Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v3 Product Family Processor Microcode to version 0x41.

Version

Version 2.9.1, 2.9.1

Category

BIOS

Release date

01 Feb 2019

Last Updated

18 Sep 2019

Importance

Available formats

File Format: Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® 64-Bit.
File Name: BIOS_7V25P_WN64_2.9.1_02.EXE
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 17.91 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:
864586be92682dc0b4f214c2419ade21
SHA1:
da4421b89c4f38f09f08ed9a03a89fc604426bf6
SHA-256:
a0117585116bf27f1ed9424eaa6f3a0de441d7e7f07cce00e602602a24b5e10d
File Format: Hard-Drive
File Name: BIOS_7V25P_EFI_2.9.1.efi
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 5.44 MB
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:
13b167a17503d570421f1912d89b9a6c
SHA1:
e727aa568226e844adc5490d57e506912391b470
SHA-256:
c4f78c1c2f32ec5a118cff766716d6bd9909dfb13954de32bab79754c4948337
File Format: Rel-Notes-PDF
File Name: R430R530T430_BIOS.2.9.1_RN.pdf
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 382.69 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:
99bc688a1ff3a1a5ba63d6790735a745
SHA1:
ec0919fb39fef95d9755192850ae340deadfa5cb
SHA-256:
385acaaf2fd9380412f30f75641afdbe511735633249cf0c3cc4dc7fc87ce040

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

2.10.5 10 Sep 2019
2.8.0 14 Jun 2018
2.7.1 24 Feb 2018
2.6.0 28 Nov 2017
2.5.4 26 Sep 2017
2.4.2 24 Mar 2017
2.2.5 19 Sep 2016
2.0.1 31 May 2016
1.6.2 30 Mar 2016
1.5.4 08 Dec 2015
1.2.6 03 Jul 2015
1.1.10 08 Apr 2015
1.0.2 27 Nov 2014
PowerEdge R530/R430/T430 BIOS
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 "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
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
Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.

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