How to Update Lenovo Docking Station Firmware?

The Lenovo docking station needs the firmware for functioning, and you have to update the firmware version for error-less performance. The firmware supports the Windows system 7, 8, 8.1, Vista, and XP. Follow the below steps to update Lenovo docking station firmware.

Firmware Download:

  1. Open the default web browser on the computer & visit the official Lenovo Support website.
  2. Navigate to the Support section, select the Data Center menu.
  3. Once the Data Center page opens up, click the Servers menu, then below Series, and choose the appropriate server hardware series.
  4. Next, select the server product subseries in the Select SubSeries section.
  5. Following that, select the machine type and click the download link to download the firmware for the docking station.

Update Lenovo Docking Station Firmware

Steps: Update Lenovo Docking Station Firmware

  1. After you connect the computer to the docking station, close all the running programs on the system.
  2. Open the Lenovo docking station web interface in the browser window.
  3. From the left navigation pane, click the Firmware Update menu, after which the Firmware update page appears on the right panel.
  4. Click the Update Firmware button at the upper-right corner of the System Firmware, Adapter Firmware, and PSU Firmware sections.
  5. Once you click the Update Firmware button, the firmware selection window appears, browse the firmware on the system and select it.
  1. Following that, choose the docking station name for which you want to update the firmware and click the Next button to complete the verification and start the update.
  2. Wait till the firmware update completes, then select the Finish button.
  3. In case the software prompts for the system power restart, click OK to confirm the restart.
  4. Next, when the system turns on, shut it down. Now, remove it from the docking station.
  5. After a few seconds, reconnect it, power on the system, and check the firmware version.
  6. Now, the update Lenovo docking station firmware process completed successfully.