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LiteOn 48X CD-ROM, v.YDS8, A05
This firmware updates the drive to provide the correct ATAPI Signature in order to resolve an issue on recent BIOS in which any drive slaved the Lite-ON drive will be set to run in PIO mode.
Release Date 10/13/2004
Importance: Optional
Version: YDS8,A05 See Previous Versions

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

YDS8.EXE

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: 340KB

Previous Versions

YDS6, A04
<ul><li><b>Vendor Version :</b> YDS6</li><li><b>Dell Version :</b> A04</li></ul>
3/19/2003 12:24:39 PM

Description

This firmware updates the drive to provide the correct ATAPI Signature in order to resolve an issue on recent BIOS in which any drive slaved the Lite-ON drive will be set to run in PIO mode.

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.

Compatibility

Systems
Dimension 2200
Dimension 2300
Dimension 2350
Dimension 2400
Dimension 3000
Dimension 4500
Dimension 4500S
Dimension 4550
Dimension 4600
Dimension 4700
Dimension 8200
Dimension 8250
Dimension 8300
Dimension 8300N
Dimension 8400
Inspiron XPS
OptiPlex 160L
OptiPlex GX150
OptiPlex GX240
OptiPlex GX260
OptiPlex GX260n
OptiPlex GX270
OptiPlex GX270n
OptiPlex GX280
OptiPlex GX400
OptiPlex GX50
OptiPlex GX60
OptiPlex GX60n
OptiPlex L60
PowerEdge 400SC
Precision 340
Precision 350
Precision 370
Precision 450
Precision 470
Precision 530
Precision 650
Precision 670
SmartPC 350D
SmartPC 450D
SmartStep 250N
XPS/Dimension XPS
XPS/Dimension XPS Gen 2
Operating Systems
Red Hat Linux 8.0
Red Hat Linux 9.0
MS Windows 98
MS Windows NT 4.0
MS Windows 2000
MS Windows XP

Applies to

  • 48X CD-ROM

Fixes & Enhancements

Allows improved recognition and optimization of performance of drives shared on the same channel

Installation instructions

            
Custom Instructions for YDS8.EXE:

Windows Based Install
Unzip to desktop and click on EXE file
Reboot system when prompted            
        

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