TITLE: ATI Fire GL2 Video BIOS (ROM) And Flash Utility VERSION: 1.26 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This Softpaq creates a bootable diskette with a firmware update for an ATI Fire GL2 AGP video card in the workstation models listed. PURPOSE: Recommended SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP26036 SUPERSEDES: None EFFECTIVE DATE: December 1, 2003 CATEGORY: BIOS SSM SUPPORTED: No PRODUCT TYPE(S) Workstations PRODUCT MODEL(S) Deskpro Workstation 300: All Models Evo Workstation W6000: All Models Evo Workstation W8000: All Models hp VISUALIZE p class: All Models hp VISUALIZE x class: All Models HP Workstation x2000: All Models HP Workstation x2100: All Models HP Workstation x4000: All Models Professional Workstation AP550: All Models Professional Workstation SP750: All Models OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Windows 2000 Professional Windows NT 4.0 Windows XP Professional LANGUAGE(S): Global FIXES: - Fixes an intermittent system deadlock, "CPU SHUTDOWN" error, internal processor error (IERR#), or system power down during stressful graphics operations when used in combination with driver version 2104 PREREQUISITES: N/A HOW TO USE: 1. Download the SoftPaq to a directory on your hard drive. The file that is downloaded is a self-extracting executable with a filename based on the SoftPaq Number above. 2. Insert a blank 1.44MB floppy diskette in drive A:. This diskette will be erased by the SoftPaq. Before proceeding, make certain the diskette is not write protected, does not contain viruses, and does not contain data or critical files. 3. From the drive and directory into which the Sofpaq was downloaded, execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. 4. After the diskette has been created, you may delete the self-extracting file downloaded in step 1. 5. To install the video BIOS update, insert the floppy diskette into the A: drive of the workstation to be updated and restart the computer. The computer will boot from the diskette. 6. Follow the on-screen instructions. 7. Once the video BIOS update is complete, remove the diskette and cycle power to the workstation. Copyright (c) 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.