Follow below steps:
Download the HUU(Cisco Host Upgrade Utility) ISO software.
- Login with your credential and navigate to the following URL:cisco firmware.
- In the middle column, search for “ucs c240 m3 rack server”
- Go to
UCS C-Series Rack Mount Standalone Server Software>
UCS C240 M3 Rack Server Software>
Unified Computing System (UCS) Server Firmware- 3.0(4l)
Map firmware iso to KVM console or to CIMC Remote Presence. I’m mapping iso to CIMC Remote Presence.
Login to CIMC
Virtual KVM Properties.
Tick on Enabled.
Virtual Media Properties.
Tick on Enabled.
Cisco IMC-Mapped vMedia: Add New Mapping
check mapping status. It should show mapping status
Boot the server and
press F6 when prompted to open the Boot Menu screen. In the Boot Menu screen, choose the prepared ISO. Choose
Cisco CIMC-Mapped vDVD1.22 and press Enter. Now the server boots from the selected device.
Allow the upgrade to take place.
After the HUU boots, Cisco End User License Agreement (EULA) appears, click on
I Agree. After you accept the EULA, when the Cisco Host Upgrade Utility window appears with a list of all the components that are available for update. If you want to update all the listed components, click
If you want to update specific components from the list, choose the components that you want to update.
Do you wish to update firmware on all components ?
Do you wish to proceed with firmware update?
Do you want to enable Cisco IMC secure boot?
[ Note: If you update all the components then it may take upto 1 hour.]
Exit to exit from the HUU. Click
Yes at the confirmation prompt.
Now reboot server to apply firmware changes, also check the CIMC firmware version.
Boot the server back into HUU ISO, and click
Last Update Verify. This action compares the previously updated firmware version for each component that was updated using the HUU with the current version of the firmware on the components and provides the status of the update.