Driver Details

BIOS version 2.20 upgrade for Portege R700 ( For PT310*, PT311* and PT314* ONLY)
DATE 07 Mar 2012
CATEGORY BIOS
DESCRIPTION BIOS version 2.20 upgrade for Portege R700 ( For PT310*, PT311* and PT314* ONLY)
OPERATING SYSTEM(S)
  • N/A
MODELS
  • Portégé R700
ISSUE
  1. Implement INTEL specification for Intel Chipset to improve stability.
  2. BIOS password may not be entered by USB keyboard when a USB keyboard and wireless mouse are conencted to system. This has been fixed.
  3. The Dock power control of during power off has been modified to improve stability.
  4. Enhancement has been made to Local Boot processing from Linux PXE server.
  5. Improved the control of Hot Undock in Windows XP.
  6. Enhancement has been made to thermal control algorithm.
  7. Enhancement has been made to TPM control algorithm( On TPM models).
  8. BIOS password may not be entered by some USB Keyboard. This has been fixed.
  9. If the docker is disconnected during shift to Sx and then reconnect to the docker, system may not detect the docker on next power on. This has been fixed.
PROCEDURE

Copy and extract the BIOS package file to any folder.
Run the .exe file under windows.


[Points to be noted for rewrite BIOS]
Please note before updating the BIOS of your notebook computer:
* Flashing of wrong BIOS may permanently damage your notebook. Please contact TGSC or your nearest Toshiba Mobile Computing Partner for more detail.
* AC adaptor must be used in the upgrade process.
* The machine must be in BOOT mode, not Resume mode.
* Any power on passwords must be disabled.
* All PCMCIA cards must be removed from the system prior to upgrading the BIOS.
* The notebook computer must not be attached to any type of docking device.
FILE SIZE 2.16 MB
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