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64-Bit BIOS Installation Utility

Summary: General information about using the 64-Bit BIOS installation utility.

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64-Bit BIOS Utility

Dell now has a utility to allow for BIOS upgrades in a native 64-bit environment (WinPE).


Begin by downloading the Install File (Flash64W.exe).

Install Instructions

 
  • Download the BIOS executable for the specific computer that you are going to update and place it in a directory of your choice.
     
  • Download Flash64W.exe and place it in the same directory as the BIOS executable.
     
  • Open a Windows command prompt (The Command Prompt: What It Is and How to Use It on a Dell System) and go to the directory that you placed the BIOS and the Flash64W.exe file.
     
  • Type: Run Flash64W.exe /b=BIOSExecutableName.exe
    Example:  Flash64W.exe /b=XPS_9350_112.exe
 
Note: This is for Client computers only and will not work on Enterprise servers.


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Last Published Date

30 Mar 2022

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7

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Solution