bios

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    Intel Standard Management (ISM) instead of Active Management (AMT)

    I recently purchased two HP ProDesk 600 G6's with i5-10500T's and "vPro" stickers on them from two different sellers on eBay. After updating the BIOS and unprovisioning Intel Management Engine (ME), and then setting a password in MEBx, it seems the two machines are different: one has options for...
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    Supermicro H12SSL-i does not boot

    Hi, I Just have received my new Supermicro H12SSL-i MB to build my home server. Unfortunately seems that my system is broken as I am not able to start the machine. After I turn on the power supply the LE1 LED blinks quickly until the LEDM1 (BMC) starts to blinks quickly and then if off. The BMC...
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    GIGABYTE MZ31-AR0 REV 1.1 with Epyc Rome / Milan

    I have a GIGABYTE MZ31-AR0 rev 1.1 and I figure the only diffrence between the revisions of the board is the size of the SOP8 flash for the bigger BIOS. I bought some MX25L25645 flash chips to replace the original one and just... flash the revision 2 or 3 BIOS onto it to make Rome or even Milan...
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    Server not recognizing SSD

    Hey all, I have a server that I purchased from here https://www.ebay.com/itm/133925634846 It is a SuperMicro 230900-1U-X9DRI-LN4F+1.1-4BLTQ-1PS The BIOS shows up as Supermicro x9DRi-LN4+/X9DR3-LN4+ I recently picked up a Samsung 870 EVO 4TB SSD to pop in it for my esxi server, however the...
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    Supermicro H12SSL-CT Boot (0x62) and BIOS update Problem.

    Hehey Folks Ok i come directly to my situation. What's the HW: Mainboard: Supermicro H12SSL-CT ( REV: 1.01 ) CPU: AMD EPYC 7232P RAM: 2x Samsung 8G 2Rx8 PC4-2133P-RE0-10-MB1 ( M393A1G43DB0-CPB2Q S ) If i put all power cables on ( both cpu and the big 24 pin) the POST stops at: DXE--USB...
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    Booting Supermicro X9DRD-7LN4F from PCIE NVME

    Hi, I'm trying to boot my Supermicro server from an NVMe on PCIe without success. I'm using Ubuntu 20.04 desktop. I heard that I have to modify the bios or maybe use an internal USB Stick that would contain the boot loader. would really appreciate some help as I need to do this ASAP. thanks in...
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    How to update Supermicro BIOS and IPMI on H12SSL-NT

    I'm looking to update the BIOS and IPMI on my H12SSL-NT via the IPMI web interface but am unclear on a few details: 1) Should I update IPMI (BMC) first or BIOS first? 2) When updating IPMI, what are the current recommendations on the "Preserve Configuration", "Preserve SDR" and "Preserve SSL...
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    [RESOLVED] SM MB X9DRi-LN4F+ no VGA output

    Except for the VGA, I think the mb works. I have cleared the BIOS, tried different CPUs, different memory, different vga monitors and cables. The MB boots and the fans scream. I get one beep and then in about 60 seconds the fans slow down. I checked the VGA jumper (JPG1) and no matter which...
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    Supermicro X9 question (bios mod for TPM2.0)

    Hi everyone, I've seen a few BIOS modifications floating around for the X9 boards (NVMe boot) and wondered if anyone has attempted updating the TPM support in the X9 BIOS to support TPM2.0. According to Supermicro you need X10 or later to use the newer TPM chip, and plugging the newer model in...
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    ThinkServer RD650 BIOS recovery - need help please

    Hi everyone, looks like i just bricked my Thinkserver RD650 while trying to update BIOS. I´v tried to do recovery as per user manual, but it doesnt seem to work. If i remove power, move the jumper from default to BIOS recovery. After i reconnect power it should automatically power on after a...
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    Supermicro X9DRi BIOS password -- successfully bypassed

    Hey all - I recently wrote up a blog post after buying another Supermicro X9DRi-LN4F+ only to find out that the eBay seller had not checked for a BIOS password. After experimenting with all of the suggestions on STH and other blogs I was unable to get it to clear. I tried CMOS battery...
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    how do you turn off pci nic oprom during boot on asrock rack

    Most MBs have a way of shutting off the boot from nic option in the bios. I haven't been able to find that option with some new asrock rack MBs. I went through most of the bios and still could not find a way to turn it off. It cycle through all of the pci nics with the flex boot configuration...
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    Public FTP with various Supermicro BIOS and firmware

    Found this on google: ftp://ftp.abacus.cz/support/FW/MB/SUPERMICRO/ — a huge archive of historical BIOS and IPMI firmware versions for various Supermicro boards. Abacus is a Supermicro distributor in Czech Republic. HTH.
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    ASUS KRPA-U16 full BIOS dump request

    Hi, I need full (256mb) bios chip dump for that motherboard , best to be pre-release version 0301 or first release 0302 (because I use ES Rome Epyc) but any newer could be also good . If any of you could provide maybe I could resurrect my mobo . 1000x Thanks
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    SuperMicro H8DGU-F BIOS password reset

    The Backstory I've been given a used server from work. This is fine, I've 'disposed' of servers, via the proper process, in this manner many times for my home lab. This one looked nice on paper. Dual Opteron 6380 16 core with 128Gb memory. Nice! The problem arose when I went to boot my USB...
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    New to building home server-X10SRM-F BIOS questions

    First post here, so here it goes. I'm building my first home server this week, mostly for Plex. I've built many PCs but never a server grade machine. So, my options for W10 OS install is my 64GB Satadom or Toshiba 1TB m.2 NVMe. Is there an easier one to load onto via Rufus (USB)? Do I need...
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    About M/B CMOS battery

    I have a server with M/B : X10DRC-LN4+ Recently I've observed the following error : According to Supermicro FAQ FAQ Entry | Online Support | Support - Super Micro Computer, Inc. the battery must be replaced. The battery type is : CR2032 The question is : Which battery brand to choose ? Which...
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    Supermicro X11SCH* Bios 1.0b - Thumbs Up!

    I finally got around to updating the bios on my Supermicro X11SCH-LN4F motherboards today. And so far I'll say it's been a huge success. A couple things to note fixed in this release: 1. CPU consumption due to Interrupts: Before the update Core 0 on my E-2176G CPU would run at constant 80%...
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    "Screwed Drivers" OEM firmware and drivers two steps behind in security

    Eclypsium Company, a USA based security research business, has published a report on August 10, 2019 which details their analysis of the industry climate regarding driver maintenance and security. Their findings indicate that there is a near universal industry culture around deployment of...
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    X8DTU-F and NVME / UEFI booting

    Hi there, Long time, no post! I got my X8DTU-F motherboard back up and running and boy, that was tough :) So, I'm finally in the position to proceed with my ESXi / FreeNAS install. I've installed ESXi to my 32 GB Intel Optane M.2 SSD, which is connected to my system via a M.2 PCie to PCI...