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BIOS Recovery for HP Compaq 6535s/6735s Notebooks

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Type: Software - Solutions
Version: F.03 A(2 Jul 2008)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
File name: sp40150.exe (2.1 MB)
This package contains a BIOS Recovery tool for the supported notebook models and operating systems. This package creates files that contain the HPQFlash Utility and a .cab file that extracts the HEWLETT-PACKARD\BIOS\CURRENT\68GPP.bin to the BIOS recovery partition.
- Provides the initial release of the software.
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file to extract BIOS recovery files to the recovery partition.
Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition



Prerequisites
- BIOS Recovery requires the presence of the EFI Partition on the system hard drive. Verify that the HP_Tools partition exists. If the partition is not present, use the following procedure to create the partition: 1. Create a one Gigabyte partition on the system hard drive. See the operating system help for information about creating partitions. 2. Label the new partition "HP_Tools". 3. Map the partition to drive letter "E". 4. Format the HP_Tools partition with the Fat32 file system.


TITLE:
BIOS Recovery for HP Compaq 6535s/6735s Notebooks
VERSION:
F.03 REV: A
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains a BIOS Recovery tool for the supported notebook models and
operating systems. This package creates files that contain the HPQFlash Utility
and a .cab file that extracts the HEWLETT-PACKARD\BIOS\CURRENT\68GPP.bin to the
BIOS recovery partition.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
SP40150
SUPERSEDES:
None
EFFECTIVE DATE:
July 02, 2008
CATEGORY:
Software - Solutions
SSM SUPPORTED:
NO
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP Compaq 6535s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6735s Notebook PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Provides the initial release of the software.
PREREQUISITES:
- BIOS Recovery requires the presence of the EFI Partition on the system hard
drive. Verify that the HP_Tools partition exists. If the partition is not
present, use the following procedure to create the partition:

1. Create a one Gigabyte partition on the system hard drive. See the operating
system help for information about creating partitions.

2. Label the new partition "HP_Tools".

3. Map the partition to drive letter "E".

4. Format the HP_Tools partition with the Fat32 file system.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file to extract BIOS recovery files to the recovery
partition.


Copyright (c) 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Version:F.03 A (2 Jul 2008)
Enhancements
- Provides the initial release of the software.


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Type: Software - Solutions
Version: F.03 A(2 Jul 2008)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)

Description

This package contains a BIOS Recovery tool for the supported notebook models and operating systems. This package creates files that contain the HPQFlash Utility and a .cab file that extracts the HEWLETT-PACKARD\BIOS\CURRENT\68GPP.bin to the BIOS recovery partition.

Enhancements

- Provides the initial release of the software.

Installation Instructions

1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file to extract BIOS recovery files to the recovery partition.

System Requirements

Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition



Prerequisites
- BIOS Recovery requires the presence of the EFI Partition on the system hard drive. Verify that the HP_Tools partition exists. If the partition is not present, use the following procedure to create the partition: 1. Create a one Gigabyte partition on the system hard drive. See the operating system help for information about creating partitions. 2. Label the new partition "HP_Tools". 3. Map the partition to drive letter "E". 4. Format the HP_Tools partition with the Fat32 file system.


Release Notes

TITLE:
BIOS Recovery for HP Compaq 6535s/6735s Notebooks
VERSION:
F.03 REV: A
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains a BIOS Recovery tool for the supported notebook models and
operating systems. This package creates files that contain the HPQFlash Utility
and a .cab file that extracts the HEWLETT-PACKARD\BIOS\CURRENT\68GPP.bin to the
BIOS recovery partition.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
SP40150
SUPERSEDES:
None
EFFECTIVE DATE:
July 02, 2008
CATEGORY:
Software - Solutions
SSM SUPPORTED:
NO
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP Compaq 6535s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6735s Notebook PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Provides the initial release of the software.
PREREQUISITES:
- BIOS Recovery requires the presence of the EFI Partition on the system hard
drive. Verify that the HP_Tools partition exists. If the partition is not
present, use the following procedure to create the partition:

1. Create a one Gigabyte partition on the system hard drive. See the operating
system help for information about creating partitions.

2. Label the new partition "HP_Tools".

3. Map the partition to drive letter "E".

4. Format the HP_Tools partition with the Fat32 file system.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file to extract BIOS recovery files to the recovery
partition.


Copyright (c) 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Revision History

Version:F.03 A (2 Jul 2008)
Enhancements
- Provides the initial release of the software.