Driver Details

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

Alienware M18XR2 System BIOS

This package provides the Dell System BIOS update and is supported on Alienware M18XR2 for Windows and DOS Operating Systems.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Update to the latest CPU microcode to address CVE-2017-5715 and associated Intel Reboot issue

Version

Version X49, A13

Category

BIOS

Release date

02 Apr 2018

Last Updated

02 Apr 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:M18xR2A13WIN.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 4 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
8390865b071fa034ccb57f7ead46a4ea
SHA1:
2ae0f2f4ef5bee8cc5bc9a378849efb25379d458
SHA-256:
12147b0b1a304988b3c3dbdc73b3b24a934b13ac7de679f8eec02162bf46719d

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

Applies to
Alienware M18XR2
Installation instructions
1. Click Download Now 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. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update
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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.