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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION- PRODUCT CHANGE NOTIFICATION

Document ID: c02738231

Version: 1

HP EliteBook 8740w Mobile Workstation System BIOS Update F.0B

Release date : 01-Mar-2011

Last updated : 02-Mar-2011

DETAILS OF CHANGE
New features:
  • The warning message that displays during system startup (after the HP Logo displays), about how the notebook does not have a wireless LAN (WLAN) card installed, has been removed.
Field issue fixes:
  • Improved the BIOS flashing algorithm to minimize a BIOS corruption issue.
  • Fixed an issue where the the BIOSConfig utility could not change the "Virtualization Technology" field in F10 Setup.
  • Fixed an issue where an external mouse or external keyboard would not work in the PointSec Preboot Environment.
  • Fixed an issue where the battery check utility reports an incorrect battery warranty period.
  • Fixed an issue where the computer could not boot with Boot Star Boot Manager. Note: This issue only occurs with Microsoft Windows XP SP3.

REASON FOR CHANGE
To implement changes under "Details of Change."
IMPACT OF CHANGE
None.
Components affected:
HP EliteBook 8740w Mobile Workstation

DATE OF CHANGE

Effective date : 04-Apr-2011

Hardware platforms affected : HP EliteBook 8740w Mobile Workstation

HP Inc. shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.The information provided is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind.To the extent permitted by law, neither HP or its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable for incidental, special or consequential damages including downtime cost; lost profits; damages relating to the procurement of substitute products or services; or damages for loss of data, or software restorationThe information in this document is subject to change without notice.HP Inc. and the names of HP products referenced herein are trademarks of HP Inc. in the United States and other countries.Other product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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