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NOTEBOOK - System BIOS Update F.26 for 2560p, 8560w, 2760p

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - PRODUCT CHANGE NOTIFICATION

Document ID: c03333068

Version: 1

NOTEBOOK - System BIOS Update F.26 for 2560p, 8560w, 2760p

Release Date: 2012-05-15

Last Updated: 2012-05-21


DETAILS OF CHANGE

  • Added support for dual USB keyboards in the DOS environment.
  • Added location, manufacturer, size, and speed for each memory slot in the F10 BIOS setup.
  • Added support for Wake on LAN (WOL) with DC power.
  • Fixed an issue where the BIOS cannot be flashed unattended if the BIOS password is larger than 16 characters. This issue occurs only when the BIOS is flashed in delay mode.
  • Fixed an issue where the automatic DriveLock password will not be accepted after a system restart.
  • Fixed an issue where some USB keyboards would not work in the pre-operating system environment.
  • Added a "Require acknowledgment of battery errors" message to keep the 601-602 battery error message displayed during POST until the user acknowledges the message by pressing a key to continue.
  • Fixed an issue where the system fails to resume from Standby or Hibernation in DC mode with the insertion of a specific media card reader. Note that this issue only occurs in DC mode with Microsoft Windows XP.

REASON FOR CHANGE

To implement changes under "Details of Change."

IMPACT OF CHANGE

None.

DATE OF CHANGE

Effective Date: 2012-06-18

Hardware Platforms Affected: HP EliteBook 2560p Notebook PC, HP EliteBook 2760p Tablet PC, HP EliteBook 8560w Mobile Workstation
Components Affected: HP EliteBook 2560p Notebook PC, HP EliteBook 8560w Mobile Workstation, HP EliteBook 2760p Tablet PC
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