Model: Armada 1580 DT
Operating System: DOS (Note: might work with other versions of this os.)
1. Obtain a formatted 1.44-MB diskette.
2. Download the SoftPaq to a directory on your hard drive and change to that directory. The file that is downloaded is an executable with a filename based on the SoftPaq Number above.
3. From that drive and directory, execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. You will be prompted to insert the formatted diskette in a drive to create the diskette.
4. After the diskette has been created, you may delete the SoftPaq file downloaded in step 2.
5. Power down the computer.
6. Place the newly created Compaq Armada 1500 ROMpaq diskette in Drive A and power up the computer. Follow the instructions on the screen to upgrade the System ROM.
IMPORTANT DO NOT TURN OFF POWER TO THE SYSTEM WHILE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE!