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PLDS DS-8A5SH 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update
This package provides the Windows/DOS Based PLDS DS-8A5SH 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update and is supported on Inspiron, Latitude, Optiplex, Vostro and XPS Notebook models that are running the following Operating Systems: DOS, XP, Vista and Windows 7.
Release Date: 4/20/2011
Importance: Recommended
Version: XD13,A02

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SA5_XD13.zip

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File Size: 2MB

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Description

This package provides the Windows/DOS Based PLDS DS-8A5SH 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update and is supported on Inspiron, Latitude, Optiplex, Vostro and XPS Notebook models that are running the following Operating Systems: DOS, XP, Vista and Windows 7.

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
Inspiron 14 AMD M4010
Inspiron 14 Intel (N4020)
Inspiron 14 N4030
Inspiron 14R (N4010)
Inspiron 14R (N4110)
Inspiron 15 (1545)
Inspiron 15 (1564)
Inspiron 15 (M5010)
Inspiron 15 (M5030)
Inspiron 15 (N5030)
Inspiron 15 AMD (1546)
Inspiron 15 Intel (N5010)
Inspiron 1545
Inspiron 1546
Inspiron 15R N5110
Inspiron 17 (N7010)
Inspiron 1750
Inspiron 1764
Inspiron 17R N7110
Inspiron M501R
Inspiron N3110
Inspiron One 19
Inspiron One 19 Touch
Inspiron One 2205
Inspiron One 2305
Inspiron One 2310 Intel
Inspiron Zino
Inspiron Zino HD
Inspiron Zino HD 410
Latitude E5410
Latitude E5420
Latitude E5420M
Latitude E5510
Latitude E5520
Latitude E5520M
OptiPlex 380
OptiPlex 580
OptiPlex 780
OptiPlex 790
OptiPlex 960
OptiPlex 980
OptiPlex 990
OptiPlex XE
Vostro 1014
Vostro 1015
Vostro 1088
Vostro 1220
Vostro 320
Vostro 330
Vostro 3400
Vostro 3450
Vostro 3500
Vostro 3550
Vostro 3700
Vostro 3750
XPS 15 (L502X)
XPS 15 (L501X)
XPS 17 (L701x)
XPS 17 (L702X)
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-8A5SH 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Not Applicable Enhancements - Improved the detection of the optical drive - Improved the compatibility of DVD-R DL

Installation instructions

            
Windows based firmware update for PLDS DS-8A5SH DVDRW:  1. Download and unzip the SA5_XD13.zip into your desktop. 2. In "SA5_XD13" folder, please search for the "Windows" folder. 3. In "Windows" folder, please make sure you have the administrator right, and double click on "XD13WIN.EXE". 4. Click on "Update" button. This may take as long as two minutes. Please wait for the process to complete. 5. You should see "Firmware has been updated successfully!". 6. Windows must restart to complete this operation, please save all data and click on "Now".  DOS based firmware update for PLDS DS-8A5SH DVDRW:  1. Unzip the SA5_XD13.zip into your bootable USB key. 2. In "Dos" folder, just type "XD13DOS.EXE". 3. Please select "1" (assume this is the only optical drive) and wait for 2 minutes. 4. You should see "Firmware update successfully!". 5. Windows must restart to complete this operation, please "y".            
        

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