TITLE: HP Compaq Thin Client Series System BIOS (786A1 BIOS) VERSION: 1.09 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This package contains utilities that can be used to restore or update the system BIOS on the listed thin client models (786A1 BIOS). NOTE: To determine the BIOS family and BIOS date, press F10 on the target computer during startup to run the Setup Utility, and then select System Information. This package includes several methods for performing the BIOS update. Choose the method that works best for your environment. Each folder has self-contained files to perform the BIOS update. Any unwanted folders can be deleted. Tools and appropriate BIOS images are contained in each of the directories, as follows: -- DOS Flash - DOS utility that can be used locally or with a preboot execution environment (PXE) management application to update or restore the system BIOS. -- WFlash - Microsoft Windows based utility to locally update the system BIOS on individual computers operating in a Microsoft Windows environment. -- LFlash - Linux-based utility to locally update the system BIOS on individual PCs through the Linux environment. -- Flash diskette - Utility that creates a bootable 1.44-MB diskette that can be used to locally restore or update the system BIOS. PURPOSE: Recommended SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP34784 SUPERSEDES: SP31916 EFFECTIVE DATE: March 1, 2007 CATEGORY: BIOS SSM SUPPORTED: No PRODUCT TYPE(S): Thin Clients HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP t5720: All Models HP t5725: All Models SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S): None OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 Microsoft Windows XP Embedded LANGUAGE(S): Chinese(PRC Simplified) French German Japanese Korean Spanish Taiwanese Chinese US English ENHANCEMENTS: N/A FIXES: - Fixes issues with support for various add-on VGA devices. PREREQUISITES: None 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. IMPORTANT: DO NOT TURN OFF POWER OR ATTEMPT TO REBOOT THE COMPUTER DURING THE UPGRADE PROCESS! Copyright (c) 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.