TITLE: HP Workstation xw6200 System BIOS VERSION: 1.05 Rev. a DESCRIPTION: This package contains the System BIOS image (BIOS Family 786B7) and local and remote BIOS flash utilities for the HP Workstation xw6200. System BIOS is operating system independent. The BIOS family and BIOS date can be determined by pressing F10 on the target workstation during system Power On to run the Setup Utility, and then selecting File/System Information. This information can be saved into a text file on a diskette or on a USB flash media device by selecting File/Save to Diskette. In order for a USB flash media device to be recognized by the system, the device must be attached before the workstation is Powered On. PURPOSE: Routine SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP28693 SUPERSEDES: SP28390, SP28202 EFFECTIVE DATE: September 1, 2004 CATEGORY: BIOS SSM SUPPORTED: Yes PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP Workstation xw6200: HP Workstation xw6200 OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Windows 2000 Windows XP Professional LANGUAGE(S): Global ENHANCEMENTS: - Deploys updated processor microcode from Intel. - Adds an option to enable/disable Data Execution Prevention (DEP) mode in F10 Setup. PREREQUISITES: N/A 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 to update the System BIOS. 3. If remote flashing is needed, refer to the remote utility documentation for instructions on creating a Remote ROM Flash job to flash the System ROM on target workstations on the network. IMPORTANT: DO NOT TURN OFF POWER OR ATTEMPT TO REBOOT THE COMPUTER DURING THE UPGRADE PROCESS! Copyright (c) 2004 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.