Computer Setup—Main (continued)
Update System BIOS
Save Custom Defaults
Apply Custom Defaults
Apply Factory Defaults
Ignore Changes and Exit
Save Changes and Exit
Chapter 5 Computer Setup (F10) Utility
Lock BIOS Version
If this option is checked, the system is locked to the current BIOS version and updates are not
BIOS Update Preferences
Allows the administrator to select the source of network updates (www.hp.com or another network
server) and allows configuration of a periodic check for updates, including policies for:
Check for updates and prompt the user to accept or reject the update at that time
Check for updates and install all new versions
Check for updates and install only new versions marked important
Network Configuration Settings
Update BIOS Using Local Media
Lets you access files on either USB storage or the hard drive. The HP BIOS Update and Recovery
application included in BIOS Softpaqs at www.hp.com will copy the BIOS file to the correct location
on the hard drive or USB device.
Lets you set the following values:
Asset Tracking Number
Backup current settings to USB device
Saves system configuration to a formatted USB flash media device.
Restore current settings from USB device
Restores system configuration from a USB flash media device.
Saves the current system configuration settings as the custom default set.
Applies the custom default settings to the computer after rebooting. Does not apply to options in
the Security menu.
Restores the factory system configuration settings to the computer after rebooting. Does not apply to
options in the Security menu.
Exits Computer Setup without applying or saving any changes.
Saves changes to current system configuration, exits Computer Setup, and reboots.