This packages enables you to update the server BIOS.
ThinkServer TS140 (type 70A0, 70A1, 70A4, 70A5)
Supported Operating Systems
Downloading the package
Click the file link to download.
When prompted, select a drive and directory in which to save the downloaded file.
To update the server BIOS using this package, do the following:
Do not turn off your server when updating the BIOS, otherwise the BIOS will fail to be updated and the system will fail to restart.
Download the package. Then, extract the package into a DOS bootable USB device.
Insert the bootable USB device into the USB port of the server to be updated. Power on the server and press F12 to select the USB device as the boot device to enter DOS and enter the package folder.
Run FLASH.BAT to start the BIOS update process.
System will automatically reboot and start the update process. Do not power off or restart the system during this procedure!
After the flash update completes, system will automatically reboot.
After BIOS update process complete,If you want to update the SMBIOS information you can run the VPD.bat.
When VPD.bat is run:
1 If 'y' is pressed, then will be prompted to enter in the MTM code. 2 Once validated, user will be prompted if want to enter serial number info 2a - If 'y' is pressed, then will be prompted to enter in the serial number. 3. Once validated, user will be prompted if want to enter system UUID info 3a - If 'y' is pressed, then will be prompted to enter UUID. 4. Once validated, user will be prompted if want to enter chassis Asset Tag info 4a - If 'y' is pressed, then will be prompted to enter Asset Tag.