The DMI (Desktop Management Interface) Tool copies BIOS information to eeprom to be used in the DMI pool for hardware management.
When the BIOS displays Verifying DMI pool data it is checking the table correlates with the hardware before sending to the operating system (Windows, etc.).
NOTE: The following write examples (2 to 5) require a system reboot to take effect
Example 1: Read DMI Information from Memory
dmitools /r Output:
Manufacturer (Type1, Offset04h): Acer
Product Name (Type1, Offset05h): eMachines xxxxx
Serial Number (Type1, Offset07h): 01234567890123456789
UUID String (Type1, Offset08h): xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx
Asset Tag (Type3, Offset04h): Acer Asstag
Example 2: Write Product Name to EEPROM
dmitools /wp Acer
Example 3: Write Serial Number to EEPROM
dmitools /ws 01234567890123456789
Example 4: Write UUID to EEPROM
Example 5: Write Asset Tag to EEPROM
dmitools /wa Acer Asstag
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