The OptiPlex 980 BIOS update package is a DUP-based update package. See that page for command line options. See the passwords section on that page for more information on performing BIOS updates when a BIOS password is set.

Updates

Updates

A10

  • Date:12/21/2011
  • File: O980-A10.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: 8e966ffea7e0260ed8bb6bb4474b9394
    • SHA1: f4f13efb59d31024e324a6d803993381c48450b7
    • SHA256: 70b11b45dbd98bbab75959501f85ccf0c717435ad064cefe721bc07e2f976d19
  • Notes:
    1. Intel delivery updates for SINIT/ACM

A09

  • Date: 10/26/2011 1:32:41 AM
  • File: O980-A09.exe
  • DownloadHTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: db72a4f2386348f7c521d1815eb79b38
    • SHA1: 2eaac3e947c155c96e7af3c36bd70a3341ceb9c5
    • SHA256: 7d4c1b02b29a2db35d26b2890e1cceb66c0a037d325f0b63508f6a82bf3db683
  • Notes:
    1. Upgrade latest PXE (1376)
    2. Fixed that Cuthbert issue
    3. Add Signed Firmware Update feature

A08

  • Date:6/13/2011 1:18:30 AM
  • File: O980-A08.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: 686db331c072f7b81c6f479b8819de17
    • SHA1: 74fb8bd25cd7cf8f6823992a0d5079cee89ed7b8
    • SHA256: 947bf82595f9a500835284399baf3353d23ef6c142859c311b5be922b3d9870b
  • Notes:
    1. Updated ME Firmware
    2. Updated PXE Boot Agent
    3. Enhanced USB handoff/hand back feature--Enhanced compatibility with McAfee SafeBoot application
    4. Added new HDD password algorithm support

A07

  • Date: 2/27/2011 7:40:16 PM
  • File: O980-A07.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: 6a83bce98965565cc66a5af0d29e39b0
    • SHA1: 11aa3f5f3168850a6ce7903eba5c19c5496075d6
    • SHA256: e1d5017567890362c68f04983d8d652342c85a02720f493f79fb70a439d19b81
  • Notes:
    1. Updated Video Option ROM

A06

  • Date: 12/26/2010 7:27:12 PM
  • File: O980-A06.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: 474fe74560cc0d2f9572185423a26f80
    • SHA1: 6f3f91f3731b1b1915d345e5c2bc87d3041d7efd
    • SHA256: 127446382c2d967bb110a36a8a4ecc46d5e04b0a67d2c512f16f2cd68c1a7c6b
  • Notes:
    1. Removing unnecessary message popping up during BIOS update in windows with Bitlocker enabled

A05

  • Date: 11/28/2010 9:34:30 PM
  • File: O980-A05.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: bf8aff0a608b78995bab472534140f53
    • SHA1: 2fc73f38ddc24c732656350774f3f18cca87023d
    • SHA256: 1757b1323e56e65d75030e7735383ceba13280cf3794a887a022eb46751eee6b
  • Notes:
    1. Updated ImageServer Option ROM
    2. Updated Intel ME firmware
    3. Updated Intel Processor MicroCode
    4. Enhanced security device support
    5. Enhanced USB related code

A04

  • Date: 9/15/2010 1:31:27 AM
  • File: O980-A04.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: 9ef62315d9f39ebb708294f8c51250d7
    • SHA1: b0c0c2c24f8ed440dd37d944505d97e0b4df7e55
    • SHA256: 4544d9a17ddb062873ca62300f51b2ce87895c32ce2ebcc23756060e896e00d2
  • Notes:
    1. Minor change

A03

  • Date: 8/30/2010 1:23:11 AM
  • File: O980-A03.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: 9729bb9a29a1b7339056576487f16be1
    • SHA1: 035e0421b6536499a77a51c69ec69344405b8ebe
    • SHA256: af4beade94e3263b18a4ec747269dec1f14ecd92a5f1590ee8ff5aed98a3b66d
  • Notes:
    1. Support Intel new stepping i3(550), i5(680) and i7(880) CPU
    2. Enhanced WOL (Wake On LAN) function
    3. Show guidance message under IGFW mode when flash BIOS from A01,A02 to higher version
    4. Updated ME firmware
    5. Added security support for OROM access
    6. Added support to boot to USB HDD which larger than 1TB
    7. Enhanced Audio function under Windows XP

A02

  • Date: 5/4/2010 1:50:12 PM
  • File: O980-A02.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: e072969e5c9c3887f3070a1d710a948c
    • SHA1: a758ef14f69cbb40d2b4474c95bde0fbdf6d2fe1
    • SHA256: 0643670b83a4065675812758c3d17417a2b3cadebcc6dfb218d0b4ceb1b1fa3d
  • Notes:
    1. Updated ME firmware.
    2. Updated PXE option ROM.
    3. Updated system flash device support code.
    4. Updated system fan support code.
    5. Added help text for the OptiPlex On feature.
    6. Implemented chipset revision control -- NOTE: This may cause device redetection in the operating system on the intial boot after BIOS update.
    7. Improved escape key sequence handling in serial-over-LAN feature.
    8. Updated ImageServer option ROM.
    9. Improved AMT system resource reporting.
    10. Improved external SATA hot-plug support.

A01

  • Date: 3/15/2010 2:22:02 PM
  • File: O980-A01.exe
  • Download: HTTP / FTP
  • Hashes:
    • MD5: 7792957fdb3dab24999620eaca8325b3
    • SHA1: 30620588a90b833de2638fe62ad2e6552609a27b
    • SHA256: 4b9334d7d1f8e4f5a4a9b8c8ca99d7040958ae15350cf259d6717b7abf766929
  • Notes:
    1. Initial Release