1. V

    Public FTP with various Supermicro BIOS and firmware

    Found this on google: — a huge archive of historical BIOS and IPMI firmware versions for various Supermicro boards. Abacus is a Supermicro distributor in Czech Republic. HTH.
  2. yesoos

    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
  3. Z

    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...
  4. C

    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...
  5. J

    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...
  6. T

    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%...
  7. C

    "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...
  8. A

    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...
  9. T

    Supermicro MAC 88:88:88:88:87:88

    Hello, I updated the BIOS of Supermicro X11SAT-F motherboard using the IPMI webpage and followed that by updating the IPMI firmware. After these operations my original mac address was wiped and replaced it with, System LAN1 MAC address : 88:88:88:88:87:88 Both BIOS and IPMI fine. The BIOS...
  10. R

    Remote BIOS recovery with IPMI

    Hi everyone, So it turns out that after a wrong manipulation during a BIOS flashing my motherboard (supermicro H11 SSL ) hangs with the B2 status (legacy oprom initialization). I have tried almost everything to recover a working BIOS (flash with USB, CMOS clearing, ...), but nothing worked...
  11. R

    Calling all Dell C2100 Owners!! Lets talk compatibility!

    I got a Dell C2100 server used from eBay a few years ago to serve VM's and NAS using both ESXi and ProxMox, and it has done that very well! These servers are all over eBay and have been selling to home lab users for a while. Anyone who has tried to upgrade the servers BIOS or BMC firmware has...
  12. EluRex

    Where to download latest HPE bios?

    Where to download latest HPE bios for ML10-Gen9? file: size: 7330959 B SHA256: db900e082f4a6ebd7cd067a0e29f56f1bc9e36f71421c89e7f c554227ad2628d
  13. 4

    Bought used x9scm-f board, no boot

    Hi there, I recently bought a used supermicro x9-scm-f board from ebay. Altough i contacted the reseller for this issue i also want to try my luck on STH. I cant seem to get this board running with this setup : 2 x 2gb PC10600E ECC UDIMM Intel I3-2100 socket 1150 (Intel® Core™ i3-2100...
  14. L

    Changes in Supermicro BIOS 1.1c for A1SRI-27XXF and 25XXF series?

    New 1.1c BIOS for the following boards released in the past month or so: A1SAI-2550F A1SAI-2750F A1SRI-2558F A1SRI-2758F Download here: Super Micro Computer, Inc. | Support Don't suppose anyone knows what changes have been made or whether it pertains to the C2000 bug?
  15. A

    Supermicro X9DA7: update BIOS...who need DOS!

    Previously, I had used a modded BIOS v3.0 to "enable" boot from NVMe, documented here: NVMe boot with SuperMicro X9DA7 With the rig now being H20 cooled, I noticed Supermicro had a new BIOS v3.2. I "modded" the BIOS, grabbed my trusty USB with FreeDOS & went to flash the BIOS I tried FreeDOS...
  16. Patrick

    How-to Guide How to fix: BMC can't force ME to recovery mode when updating BIOS

    I recently ran into an issue where I purchased a Supermicro license key for remote BIOS upgrade only to find that the system rebooted to "System initializing" and post code 19. Normally the remote BIOS update key allows you to update BIOS remotely without issue, even when you have some strange...
  17. TheBloke

    LSI devices appear as IDE in motherboard boot list?

    Hey all I'm doing a major upgrade on my home fileserver, and have finally upgraded from using cheap Marvell cards and mobo ports to having enough LSI ports for all my HDDs (a total of 28 ports available for 26 drives + boot SSD.) In total I have four LSI cards - 1 x 9211-4i (SAS2004), 2 x...
  18. Vidmo

    Supermicro X11SAT-F Thunderbolt 3 support

    Does anyone else here have the Supermicro X11SAT-F? If so would you please respond and lets discuss what we need to do to get Supermicro off their butts and get this board certified for TB3. I've asked Supermicro multiple time over the past year when the certification will be completed, but they...
  19. Z

    Tutorial: Updating IBM M1015/LSI 9211-8i Firmware on UEFI Systems

    Purpose: A proper MODERN tutorial on updating the firmware on the IBM M1015 on a UEFI system, in my case my IBM M1015's were already crossflashed to LSI 8211-8i long ago with the older P16 firmware which I wanted to update to the latest firmware. It is the same process either way. This tutorial...
  20. M

    Operating System Dependency on BIOS

    First things first. I am a software developer trying to learn hardware. I hope my question is clear and concise. I am open to feedback in this regard. Problem: I built a server using the Tyan S8236WGM3NR-IL based upon the AMD SR5690 chipset. I want to install Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter...