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QLogic 8200 Series Ethernet Adapter Firmware
This package provides the QLogic 8200 series Ethernet adapter firmware and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running all operating systems.
Release Date 12/14/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: 01.11.29,

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File Size: 19MB

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This package provides the QLogic 8200 series Ethernet adapter firmware and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running all operating systems.

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



PowerEdge M420
PowerEdge M520
PowerEdge M610
PowerEdge M620
PowerEdge M710
PowerEdge M710HD
PowerEdge M820
PowerEdge M910
PowerEdge M915
PowerEdge R320
PowerEdge R420
PowerEdge R520
PowerEdge R620
PowerEdge R715
PowerEdge R720
PowerEdge R720xd
PowerEdge R815
PowerEdge R820
PowerEdge R910
PowerEdge T320
PowerEdge T420
PowerEdge T620
Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
MS Windows 2008 x64
Suse Linux ES 10
MS Windows Server 2012
Red Hat Ent Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
MS Windows 2008 x86
MS Windows 2008 R2
VMware ESX 4.1

Applies to

  • QLE8262 DP 10Gb SFP+/DA CNA
  • QMD8262-k 10G DP bNDC KR
  • QME8242-K Dual Port 10GbE Mezzanine Card
  • QME8262-K Dual Port 10GbE Mezzanine Card

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhancements - NIC: Add support for Interrupt migration for Windows Server 2012. - NIC: General enhancements to UEFI HII. Fixes - iSCSI: Fix Neighbor Discovery for routable IPv6 addresses. - iSCSI: Fix IPv6 login failure after multiple iterations. - FCoE: Fix invalid SFP failure reporting when no SFP in the one port.

Installation instructions

Download one of the following files to update firmware for the Qlogic 82xx adapter

--For Linux system download the Network_Firmware_GH4M8_LN32_01.11.29_4.0.0.17.BIN 
--For window systems download the Network_Firmware_GH4M8_WN32_01.11.29_4.0.0.17.EXE
1. Click Download Now to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Windows Installation

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the Network_Firmware_GH4M8_WN32_01.11.29_4.0.0.17.EXE file and double-click.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.

Linux Installation

1. Move the Network_Firmware_GH4M8_LN32_01.11.29_4.0.0.17.BIN to the desire directory.
2. Make the file executable by chmod +x Network_Firmware_GH4M8_LN32_01.11.29_4.0.0.17.BIN
3. Execute the file by ./Network_Firmware_GH4M8_LN32_01.11.29_4.0.0.17.BIN
4. Follow the direction as the tools update the firmware on the Qlogic 82xx adapter.            


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