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HGST DK23FB-60 (60GB) Mobile HDD, v.A0C1, A02
Hitachi DK23FB-60 Firmware (A0C1) Fixes read error issues and improves read/write performance at certain temperature. Dell P/N (9Y273) 60GB. - This release allows flashing of secondary master HDD and supports the following media: - Diskette [BR64664.exe] - Bootable Removable media (USB Flash Memory, Zip Drive, etc) [R64664.exe] - CD-R/RW [A0C1_CD.ISO].
Release Date: 8/5/2003
Importance: Optional
Version: A0C1,A02

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Floppy Download File Download File
File Name:

BR64664.exe

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.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 1MB

File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
File Name:

R64664.EXE

Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 539KB

File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
File Name:

A0C1_CD.ISO

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: 1MB

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Description

Hitachi DK23FB-60 Firmware (A0C1) Fixes read error issues and improves read/write performance at certain temperature. Dell P/N (9Y273) 60GB. - This release allows flashing of secondary master HDD and supports the following media: - Diskette [BR64664.exe] - Bootable Removable media (USB Flash Memory, Zip Drive, etc) [R64664.exe] - CD-R/RW [A0C1_CD.ISO].

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

(PLEASE MAKE SURE A/C POWER IS BEING USED WHILE UPDATING YOUR HARD DRIVE)

Compatibility

Systems
Inspiron 1100
Inspiron 500m
Inspiron 5100
Inspiron 5150
Inspiron 600m
Inspiron 8500
Latitude C400
Latitude C510
Latitude C540
Latitude C610
Latitude C640
Latitude C840
Latitude D500
Latitude D600
Latitude D800
Latitude V740
Precision M50
Precision M60
Operating Systems
MS Windows 2000
MS Windows XP

Applies to

  • DK23FB-60 (60GB) Mobile HDD

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes read error issues and improves read/write performance at certain temperature. Dell P/N (9Y273) 60GB

Installation instructions

            
For Diskette:

1) Click on (BR64664.exe). This will begin the diskette creation process.
2) Follow the instructions provided.
3) Insert a blank diskette when requested.
4) Once the diskette creation is complete, restart your system with the diskette inserted. (PLEASE MAKE SURE A/C POWER IS BEING USED WHILE UPDATING YOUR HARD DRIVE)
5) The utility will identify your hard drive (DK23FB-60) and require you to press "Y" & "Enter" to proceed. (The utility will NOT flash an unsupported model) 
7) The utility will return you to an "A:\>" when complete.
8) Remove the diskette and restart your system.


For Removable media and bootable flash memory storage devices:

*** Removable media such as Zip Drive & USB Flash Memory must already contain system files to boot to DOS ***

1) The files contained in (R64664.EXE ) should be extracted to a bootable media. The default extraction directory is C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R64664. 
2) Once the files are extracted, copy the contents of C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R64664 directory to the bootable source. 
3) Boot to that source. (PLEASE MAKE SURE A/C POWER IS BEING USED WHILE UPDATING YOUR HARD DRIVE)
4) The utility will identify your hard drive (DK23FB-60) and require you to press "Y" & "Enter" to proceed. (The utility will NOT flash an unsupported model) 
5) The utility will exit and return to the prompt it was executed from when complete.


For bootable CD-ROM image:

*** CD-R/RW recording software must support *.ISO extension in order to use this image file. ***

1) Save the A0C1_CD.ISO to a known directory - recommend Desktop for easy access.
2) Start your CD-R/RW recording software software.
3) Locate the downloaded A0C1_CD.ISO. 
4) Insert a blank CD-R/RW and start the recording process.
5) Restart the system and boot to the optical drive. (PLEASE MAKE SURE A/C POWER IS BEING USED WHILE UPDATING YOUR HARD DRIVE)
6) The utility will identify your hard drive (DK23FB-60) and require you to press "Y" & "Enter" to proceed. (The utility will NOT flash an unsupported model) 
7) The utility will exit and return to the prompt it was executed from when complete.            
        

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