TITLE: HP Notebook System BIOS Update (Intel Processors)

VERSION: F.32 REV: A PASS: 1
DESCRIPTION:
This package provides an update to the System BIOS. The update installs on
supported notebook models using a supported Microsoft Windows Operating System.
It is necessary to restart the system to complete the installation.

PURPOSE: Critical
SOFTPAQ FILE NAME: sp74985.exe
SOFTPAQ MD5: 18698cca373c08d8c91de721dc749317
SUPERSEDES: SP74745
EFFECTIVE DATE: March 07, 2016
CATEGORY: BIOS
SSM SUPPORTED: Yes

PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks

HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP Spectre x360 Convertible Convertible
HP Spectre Pro x360 G1 Convertible PC

OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 10 64
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8.1 32 Bit
Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit Chinese Market
Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit Emerging Markets
Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit Multi-Language
Microsoft Windows 8.1 32-bit Professional
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64 Bit
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit Chinese Market
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit Emerging Markets
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit Multi-Language
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit Professional

LANGUAGE(S): Global

ENHANCEMENTS:
- Provides improved system stability.
- Adds the Fast Boot option in the F10 BIOS setup utility to provide Touchpad
and TouchScreen enabling in the UEFI preboot environment when the Fast Boot
option is disabled.

FIXES:
- Fixes an issue where the McAfee Drive Encryption application does not install
properly.

PREREQUISITES:


HOW TO USE:
1. Download the file by clicking the Download or Obtain Software button and
saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where
the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on screen instructions.


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