E521 bios

devnull at adc.idt.com devnull at adc.idt.com
Thu Jan 4 13:24:51 CST 2007

The program helped flash the BIOS. However, I no longer get power to any 
of my usb devices. I am unable to hook up my kb and mouse. I have a 
2407FPW with usb ports on it and those usb ports dont work either.

Any suggestions..

  On Thu, 4 Jan 2007 John_Hull at dell.com wrote:

> Date: Thu, 4 Jan 2007 10:44:11 -0600
> From: John_Hull at dell.com
> To: devnull at adc.idt.com, linux at shieldfield.plus.com
> Cc: linux-desktops at lists.us.dell.com
> Subject: RE: E521 bios
> You can use a small utility I wrote called "biosdisk" (http://linux.dell.com/projects.shtml#biosdisk) to ease the creation of the DOS flash disk , or to flash the BIOS using GRUB
> -----Original Message-----
> From: linux-desktops-bounces at dell.com on behalf of devnull at adc.idt.com
> Sent: Thu 1/4/2007 10:36 AM
> To: Robin
> Cc: linux-desktops
> Subject: Re: E521 bios
>> devnull at adc.idt.com wrote:
>>> Do you mind sharing how you upgraded your bios.
>> I dual boot FC6 and Windows XP. I upgraded while in Windows using the
>> bios update "exe" file from the Dell support site.
> Any suggestions if I dont have a usb drive or windows. I am thinking of
> using a boot cd from bootdisk.com
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