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Alienware M17x R4 BIOS Update Issue (Please Help)

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Can anyone please help me with this issue? Please see the attached screenshot. Whenever I try to update my BIOS, I get this error and I don't know how to resolve it.

Thanks Anticipation.

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Can anyone please help me with this issue? Please see the attached screenshot. Whenever I try to update my BIOS, I get this error and I don't know how to resolve it.

Thanks Anticipation.

Current BIOS X17? It's some kind of unlocked BIOS or what? I think dell have only A5, A9, A11, A12 and latest is A13

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