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But don’t be discouraged, there’s another way to update your i LO firmware.1.) Download the HP USB Key Utility for Windows 2.) If you’re running Windows 8.1 and try to install the utility, it will fail with “The software is not supported for installation on this system.” Not a big deal, simply extract the files to a directory 3.) Launch HPUSBKEY.
This site is hosting files for several ilo versions. doc Id=emr_na-c05249760 If you have a firmware prior to 1.20 version you have to upgrade to 1.20 first: https://h20566.www2com/hpsc/swd/public/detail?i LO 1 v.1.96 – CP023365.scexe i LO 2 v.2.29 – CP027871.scexe i LO 3 v.1.20 – CP014002.scexe You first need to have at least i LO 3 version 1.20 to update to later versions i LO 3 v.1.85 – CP026424.scexe i LO 4 v.2.30 – CP026236.scexe To update, you run the file as shown below FLASH_i LO3 v1.09 for Linux (Jan 23 2013) (C) Copyright 2002-2013 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L. Firmware image: ilo3_155Current i LO 3 firmware version 1.26; Serial number ILOBRC14004X5 Component XML file: CP018561CP018561reports firmware version 1.55 This operation will update the firmware on the i LO 3 in this server with version 1.55. ***** i LO 3 reboot in progress (may take up to 60 seconds.) ***** Please ignore console messages, if any.Now the i LO is updating, hopefully without problems.Ubuntu is not really a good OS for HP Pro Liant hardware.