To ensure the integrity of your download, HPE recommends verifying your results with
this SHA-256 Checksum value:
Reboot is required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.
Firmware version 4B4C2100 is supported only on HPE Cloudline CL2200 G3 1211R Servers with Intel® Xeon® E5 v4 Processors (Broadwell) for the following SKU or Part Numbers (PN):
- 855422-B21 or 1A428FL00-600-G
- 855423-B21 or 1A428FK00-600-G
- 855424-B21 or 1A428FM00-600-G
- 855425-B21 or 1A428FN00-600-G
The SKU or PN can be found on a label located on the left side of the server’s chassis.
For more information please refer to the customer advisory using the following link: http://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay/?docId=emr_na-c05212149
Extract the content of the downloaded zip file to a folder. Open the command prompt and navigate to the desired operating system folder. Choose one of the options below based on the type of operating system and architecture.
AFUDOS <BIOS ROM File Name> [Option 1] [Option 2]
AfuEfix64.efi <BIOS ROM File Name> [Option 1] [Option 2]
AFUWIN <BIOS ROM File Name> [Option 1] [Option 2]
AFUWINx64 <BIOS ROM File Name> [Option 1] [Option 2]
For details on command options, check the Readme file from the desired operating system folder.
Note : Upgrade using Linux OS is not supported. If your server has Linux installed, please use the bootable MS DOS USB key to upgrade the BIOS.
Using Batch Script(available in each OS folder):
- Update BIOS binary "only". Type "BIOS.BAT" to flash BIOS binary (BIOS only).
- Update ME (SPS FW) binary "only". Type "ME.BAT" to flash ME (SPS FW) binary.