HP Blades – GEN9 BIOS Settings

GEN9 BIOS Settings, you can access by pressing F9 after reboot….

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Press Enter to access System Configuration

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Press Enter to access RBSU….

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System Options ….

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Blades5Go Back to RBSU – BIOS/Platform Configuration and choose the second option which is Boot Options …

Blades6At the very bottom, Legacy BIOS boot order

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Backing up a HP Chassis

It is always best practice to take a backup of a chassis before making any changes especially a firmware update.

First of all access your desired chassis then go to;

Enclosure Settings > Enclosure Bay IP Addressing > Configuration Scripts

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On the right hand side you will see;

SHOW CONFIG: Click to view a configuration script containing the current settings for this enclosure.

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SHOW ALL: Click to view a script containing a list of the enclosure’s current inventory.

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You can save the configuration files using notepad to somewhere safe. So these two files are used for the recovery if something goes wrong.

So when you need a recovery go to

Enclosure Settings > Enclosure Bay IP Addressing > Configuration Scripts again. On the left hand side;

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You need to browse to locate those backup configuration files you have saved and upload them. It might take a while and after completion make sure everything is as expected.