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HP Workstation System BIOS (686Y2) and BIOS Flash Utilities for Local Update

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Type: BIOS
Version: 00.03.06 A(26 Aug 2004)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP Professional
File name: sp24303.exe (787 KB)
This package contains the System BIOS image (BIOS Family 686Y2) and BIOS flash utilities for the listed workstation models and operating systems.
HOW TO USE:
  1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.
  2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

TITLE:
HP Workstation xw4000 ROMPaq Firmware Upgrade Diskette (686Y2 ROM)
VERSION:
3.06 Rev A
DESCRIPTION:
This SoftPaq creates a ROMPaq firmware diskette that can be used to locallyrestore or upgrade the System ROM in the workstation models listed below. A backup of thecurrent System ROM will be copied onto the ROMPaq diskette during the flash process.

PURPOSE:
Routine Release
SOFTPAQ NUMBER:
SP24303
SUPERSEDES:
None
EFFECTIVE DATE:
April 22, 2003
CATEGORY:
ROMPaq
SSM SUPPORTED:
No
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Workstations
PRODUCT MODEL(S):
hp workstation xw4000 (686Y2 ROM)
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP 32-bit Professional
LANGUAGE(S):
PREREQUISITES:
None

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq to a directory on your hard drive.
The file downloaded is a self-extracting executable with a filename
based on the SoftPaq Number above.

2. Execute the downloaded file to create a DOS bootable diskette.

3. Reboot the system from the bootable diskette and follow the onscreen instructions.

WARNING: DO NOT TURN OFF POWER OR ATTEMPT TO REBOOT THE COMPUTER DURING THE UPGRADE PROCESS!!!


Copyright (c) 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Version:00.03.06 A (26 Aug 2004)

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Type: BIOS
Version: 00.03.06 A(26 Aug 2004)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Description

This package contains the System BIOS image (BIOS Family 686Y2) and BIOS flash utilities for the listed workstation models and operating systems.

Installation Instructions

HOW TO USE:
  1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.
  2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

Release Notes

TITLE:
HP Workstation xw4000 ROMPaq Firmware Upgrade Diskette (686Y2 ROM)
VERSION:
3.06 Rev A
DESCRIPTION:
This SoftPaq creates a ROMPaq firmware diskette that can be used to locallyrestore or upgrade the System ROM in the workstation models listed below. A backup of thecurrent System ROM will be copied onto the ROMPaq diskette during the flash process.

PURPOSE:
Routine Release
SOFTPAQ NUMBER:
SP24303
SUPERSEDES:
None
EFFECTIVE DATE:
April 22, 2003
CATEGORY:
ROMPaq
SSM SUPPORTED:
No
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Workstations
PRODUCT MODEL(S):
hp workstation xw4000 (686Y2 ROM)
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP 32-bit Professional
LANGUAGE(S):
PREREQUISITES:
None

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq to a directory on your hard drive.
The file downloaded is a self-extracting executable with a filename
based on the SoftPaq Number above.

2. Execute the downloaded file to create a DOS bootable diskette.

3. Reboot the system from the bootable diskette and follow the onscreen instructions.

WARNING: DO NOT TURN OFF POWER OR ATTEMPT TO REBOOT THE COMPUTER DURING THE UPGRADE PROCESS!!!


Copyright (c) 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Revision History

Version:00.03.06 A (26 Aug 2004)