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.

Dell OptiPlex 3030 AIO System BIOS

This package provides the Dell System BIOS update and is supported on Dell OptiPlex 3030 AIO for Windows and DOS Operating Systems.

Fixes & Enhancements

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

Enhancements
- Not applicable.

Version

Version A12, A12

Category

BIOS

Release date

27 Feb 2018

Last Updated

27 Feb 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Windows/DOS
File Name:OptiPlex_3030_AIO_A12.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 5 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:
f69c0445f97381af5f8b521e9e93db05
SHA1:
fa06c42a6f6d33a344e9e0c77acfd81ff3ae656b
SHA-256:
3d5597a01cdefaacd4ed336933bbb3e685fe8c9e780e28517a20d0b0b608c564

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

Applies to
Dell Optiplex 3030
Installation instructions
Note: Please make sure you suspend BitLocker encryption before updating BIOS on a BitLocker enabled system. If you doesn't enable BitLocker on your system you can ignore it.
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Installation Instructions for the Universal (Windows/ DOS) format
1. Download file to Desktop
2. Use one of the methods below to flash the Bios.
Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment
Run the BIOS update utility from DOS environment (Non-Windows users)
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Download file to Desktop
The file OptiPlex_3030_AIO_A12.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.
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Run the BIOS update utility from Windows environment
1. Double click the Icon on your desktop labeled OptiPlex_3030_AIO_A12.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 USB key. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.
1. Copy the file OptiPlex_3030_AIO_A12.exe to a bootable USB key.
2. Boot from the USB key to the DOS prompt.
3. Run the file by typing Y:\OptiPlex_3030_AIO_A12.exe (where y is the drive letter where the executable is located).
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Important Information
1. For Windows 7 OS users, please install Microsoft KB931125 to prevent the invalid Digital Sign.
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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.