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HLDS GCE-8160B 16X CDRW, v. 2.11, A03
HLDS GCE-8160B 16X CDRW firmware update to 2.11
Release Date 10/12/2001
Importance: Optional
Version: 2.11,A03

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Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then double-click it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
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File Size: 525KB

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HLDS GCE-8160B 16X CDRW firmware update to 2.11

Level of Importance:Optional

Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Important Information

This software creates a bootable diskette that will update Firmware on the HLDS GCE-8160B 16X CDRW to 2.11.


OptiPlex GX150
OptiPlex GX240
OptiPlex GX400
Precision 330
Precision 340
Precision 530
Operating Systems
MS Windows 98
MS Windows ME
MS Windows NT 4.0
MS Windows 2000
MS Windows XP

Applies to

  • GCE-8160B 16X CDRW

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes Eject issue with IMAPI in Windows XP. Fixes an issue with Roxio 5.1 in Windows XP when writing to CDRW with Direct CD.

Installation instructions

1. Download the  D3E51503.exe to a directory on your hard drive. The file 
downloaded is a self-extracting executable.
2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
3. After the files have been unpacked to a formatted diskette. Reboot the 
system with the diskette in the floppy drive and follow the onscreen 


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