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WinFlash Utility for HP Notebook System BIOS - Windows-Based

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Type: BIOS
Version: F.1B(18 Nov 2005)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
File name: sp31533.exe (1.6 MB)
This package contains the WinFlash utility and a System BIOS image for the listed notebook models and operating systems. The WinFlash utility is used to locally flash the System BIOS (ROM) on notebooks operating in a Microsoft Windows environment.

PURPOSE: Routine

OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows XP 32-bit Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP 32-bit Professional
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

NOTE: The BIOS version can be determined during the last step of running the WinFlash utility. Click "OK" to confirm the BIOS update and continue, or click "Cancel" to skip it.
0 0 0 3 1002 JScript ReleaseDate) {return true;} else {return false;} } } //------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ // // Write Result File ("DetectResult.txt") // //------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ function ResultFile(SoftPAQ, Brand, Platform, BIOSDate, Update) { var fso = WScript.CreateObject("Scripting.FilesystemObject"); var f = fso.OpenTextFile("DetectResult.txt",2, true); f.writeline("SoftPAQ = " + SoftPAQ); f.writeline("Brand = " + Brand); f.writeline("Platform = " + Platform); f.writeline("Date = " + BIOSDate); f.writeline("Result = " + Update); f.close(); return false; } ]]>
  • Fixes issue with system time.
  • Version:F.1C (8 Sep 2006)
    Fixes
    Cardbus EVDO cards, Cardbus cards, and some USB devices may intermittently experience blue screens in the USB driver with a stop FE.

    Version:F.1B (18 Nov 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue with system time.

  • Version:F.1A (8 Sep 2005)
    Fixes
    Fixes intermittent issue where the notebook stops responding (hangs) when the notebook is operating with AC plus battery power and resumes from Hibernation mode.

    Version:F.17 (26 Jul 2005)
    Fixes
    Improving system speed while booting and under DOS mode.
    Support new AMD K8 reversion CPUs.
    Fixing intermittent issue with system cannot recongnize some of HP USB keyboard while resuming from hibernation or rebooting.

    Version:F.14 (1 Jun 2005)
    Enhancements
    Adds support for new Broadcom wireless modules.
    Adds support for new AMD Processors.

    Version:F.08 (31 Mar 2005)
    Enhancements
    Provides initial version of the BIOs.


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    Type: BIOS
    Version: F.1B(18 Nov 2005)
    Operating System(s):
    Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)

    Description

    This package contains the WinFlash utility and a System BIOS image for the listed notebook models and operating systems. The WinFlash utility is used to locally flash the System BIOS (ROM) on notebooks operating in a Microsoft Windows environment.

    PURPOSE: Routine

    OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
    Microsoft Windows XP 32-bit Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP 32-bit Professional

    Installation Instructions

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

    2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

    NOTE: The BIOS version can be determined during the last step of running the WinFlash utility. Click "OK" to confirm the BIOS update and continue, or click "Cancel" to skip it.

    HP Software Update Rule

    0 0 0 3 1002 JScript ReleaseDate) {return true;} else {return false;} } } //------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ // // Write Result File ("DetectResult.txt") // //------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ function ResultFile(SoftPAQ, Brand, Platform, BIOSDate, Update) { var fso = WScript.CreateObject("Scripting.FilesystemObject"); var f = fso.OpenTextFile("DetectResult.txt",2, true); f.writeline("SoftPAQ = " + SoftPAQ); f.writeline("Brand = " + Brand); f.writeline("Platform = " + Platform); f.writeline("Date = " + BIOSDate); f.writeline("Result = " + Update); f.close(); return false; } ]]>

    Fixes

  • Fixes issue with system time.
  • Revision History

    Version:F.1C (8 Sep 2006)
    Fixes
    Cardbus EVDO cards, Cardbus cards, and some USB devices may intermittently experience blue screens in the USB driver with a stop FE.

    Version:F.1B (18 Nov 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue with system time.

  • Version:F.1A (8 Sep 2005)
    Fixes
    Fixes intermittent issue where the notebook stops responding (hangs) when the notebook is operating with AC plus battery power and resumes from Hibernation mode.

    Version:F.17 (26 Jul 2005)
    Fixes
    Improving system speed while booting and under DOS mode.
    Support new AMD K8 reversion CPUs.
    Fixing intermittent issue with system cannot recongnize some of HP USB keyboard while resuming from hibernation or rebooting.

    Version:F.14 (1 Jun 2005)
    Enhancements
    Adds support for new Broadcom wireless modules.
    Adds support for new AMD Processors.

    Version:F.08 (31 Mar 2005)
    Enhancements
    Provides initial version of the BIOs.