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Adaptec PERC2, PERC2/Si, PERC3/Si, PERC3/Di, v., A13
This is Adaptec's Controller Management Software version 2.8 (build 6046)
Release Date 4/14/2004
Importance: Recommended

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This is Adaptec's Controller Management Software version 2.8 (build 6046)

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

These API kits should not be run on system that already has Dell's OpenManage Array Manager running.


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Operating Systems
MS Windows Server 2003
MS Windows NT 4.0
MS Windows 2000

Applies to

  • Dell Device
  • PERC3/Di

Fixes & Enhancements

App's kit for Windows NT4.0, Windows 2000, and Windows Server 2003.

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for NT_App_280-6046-A13.exe:

Note: In order to execute this file, it must be downloaded to a system running Microsoft Windows with an unzip utility installed.

1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link to accept the agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Extract Files
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file to start the unzip utility.
2. Follow the unzip utility's instructions to unzip the file - be sure to note where you save the unzipped files.

1. Navigate to the folder where you extracted the files
2. Open the kit.doc or kit.txt for information on how to install the different kits.            


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