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Agent settings: HP BIOS

Tools > Configuration > Agent Settings > HP > HP BIOS settings

Use this dialog to configure BIOS settings that can then be deployed to your managed HP devices.

IMPORTANT: New Inventory scan required for settings changes to appear in the Inventory
Any changes you make on this dialog and deploy to a target HP device will not be reflected in the device's inventory until after the next Inventory scan.

This dialog box contains the following options:

  • Settings selection:
    • Apply only modified settings to targeted clients: Ensures that only the BIOS settings you've changed with this configuration are applied to the target HP devices.
    • Apply all settings to targeted clients: Ensures that all of the BIOS settings contained in this configuration are applied to the target HP devices.
  • Feature list:
    • Feature: The name of the HP BIOS component.
    • Current Setting: The value of the specified HP BIOS component based on the last Inventory scan.
    • New Setting: The changed value you want applied to the specified HP BIOS component.
  • BIOS access:
    • Current BIOS password: Allows access to the HP BIOS data.
    • Confirm passwords: Required for access to the HP BIOS data.
    • Load default BIOS settings: Clears the existing HP BIOS components' values and resets them to the system default values.
  • Name of package to be created:
    • Software Distribution package name: Identifies the software package with a unique name.
  • OK: Closes the dialog and saves the software package in the Ivanti Software Distribution tool.
  • Cancel: Closes the dialog without saving any of your changes.

Related topics

For step-by-step instructions on configuring HP BIOS settings that can be deployed to target devices, see Create and deploy HP BIOS settings to HP devices.