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PLDS DS-8A3S 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update
This package provides the Windows/DOS based PLDS DS-8A3S 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update and is supported on Inspiron, Vostro, Precision, OptiPlex and Latitude that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista, Windows 7 and DOS.
Release Date 8/29/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: HD14,A03

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File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
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SA3_HD14.zip

Description: This file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 2MB

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Description

This package provides the Windows/DOS based PLDS DS-8A3S 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update and is supported on Inspiron, Vostro, Precision, OptiPlex and Latitude that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista, Windows 7 and DOS.

Level of Importance:Recommended

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).

Important Information

1. Please close other applications before updating. 2. While the firmware is updating, please don't turn off the computer. 3. Please reboot the computer after the firmware update is completed.

Compatibility

Systems
External OEMR R610
Inspiron 14 (1440)
Inspiron 1410
Inspiron 1427
Inspiron 1440
Inspiron 1545
Inspiron 1750
Inspiron One 19
Inspiron One 19 Touch
Latitude E5400
Latitude E5500
OptiPlex 740
OptiPlex 755
OptiPlex 760
OptiPlex 780
OptiPlex 960
Precision R5400
Vostro 1014
Vostro 1015
Vostro 1088
Vostro 1220
Vostro 1320
Vostro 1420
Vostro 1520
Vostro 1720
Vostro 320
Vostro A840
Vostro A860
Operating Systems
MS Windows 7 32-bit
MS Windows 7 64-bit
MS Windows Vista 32-bit
MS Windows Vista 64-bit
MS Windows XP
MS Windows XP x64

Applies to

  • DS-8A3S 12.7 SATA DVDRW

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Not Applicable Enhancements - Enhanced Windows 7 compatibility

Installation instructions

            
Hard Drive Installation (File Extractions Only) Instructions.

Download
1. Click Download File, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save or Save this program to your hard drive.

Installation
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.            
        

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SA3_HD14.zip
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