Driver Details

Quantum Fireball Plus AS 10, 20, 40 & 60GB Hard Drive, v. A1Y.4500, A01

This software creates a bootable diskette that updates Quantum Fireball Plus AS hard drives to fix an erroneous CRC failure that may occur when copying large contiguous files from an optical device.

Fixes & Enhancements

* Fixes a bug that occurs when copying large files to the hard drive from an optical device.


Version A1Y.4500, A01



Release date

20 Aug 2001

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011



Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:D58VEa01.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 353KB
Format DescriptionThis 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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Supported Operating Systems

Windows 98
Windows Millennium Edition (Me)
Windows NT 4.0
Windows 2000

Applies to

Fireball Plus AS 10, 20, 40 & 60GB Hard Drive

Installation instructions

* Close all applications, and re-boot from the floppy image just created.
* The DiskWare update will start automatically.
* Wait for DiskWare update to complete.
* Remove the floppy and re-boot system.

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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS/Firmware or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

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