Frequently Asked Questions

How to update the BMC FW locally in DOS?

Environment: DOS mode

Tool: socflash (Double click below socflash v1.20.00 icon to get the socflash tool)

socflash v1.20.00.zip

Steps:

1. Copy the socflash program to USB flash drive.
2. Copy the BMC firmware in same directory with the socflash program.
3. Booting to DOS environment and execute command “socflash.exe if={bmc_image_file.ima}” to flash the BMC firmware.
4. Reboot the system when BMC FW flashing process finished.

Example:

Note: FW flashing process will take a few minutes. Please wait until the process done.

Please restart the system and boot in to the BIOS SETUP to check the BMC FW version when processes finished.

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