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Seagate ST9500420ASG/ST9160412ASG/ST9250410ASG/ST9320423ASG/ST980412ASG Firmware Update

This package provides the Seagate ST9500420ASG/ST9160412ASG/ST9250410ASG/ST9320423ASG/ST980412ASG Firmware Update and is supported on Inspiron, Latitude, Optiplex, Precision, XPS Desktop, Studio Laptop, Studio XPS Laptop and Vostro Notebook that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista and Windows 7.

Version

Version 4SDM1 or 5SDM1, A00

Applies to

ST9250410ASGST9320423ASGST9500420ASG

Date

Release date
02/12/2009
Last Updated
05/03/2014

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).

Available formats

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.


Important Information

1. Please make sure A/C power is being used while updating your hard drive. 2. Please do not interupt the firmware update process.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Fixed clicking noise Enhancements - Not Applicable

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for R250352.EXE: * PLEASE PRINT THE FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS * For Bootable CD option (PLEASE MAKE SURE A/C POWER IS BEING USED WHILE UPDATING YOUR HARD DRIVE). 1. Click on the (R250352.EXE) file and select ""RUN"" then ""RUN"" again. 2. Press ""Continue"" then ""OK"" to extract the files to the provided location. 3. If you have CD imaging software that supports the .ISO image format the file ""C:\DELL\Drivers\R250352\Seagate Utility.ISO"" is an image for a bootable CD that will automatically run the application. 4. Boot to the CD. 5. The Seagate utility will start automatically. 6. The utility will autoscan and update the appropriate Seagate ST980412ASG/ST9160412ASG/ST9250410ASG/ST9320423ASG/ST9500420ASG. 7. Once completed, a message detailing drive model, serial number and updated 4SDM1 or 5SDM1 firmware will appear. 8. Remove the CD and power off your PC. 9. Power on your PC to continue normal operation. For Other Bootable option (IE. USB key, etc.)(PLEASE MAKE SURE A/C POWER IS BEING USED WHILE UPDATING YOUR HARD DRIVE). 1. Click on the (R250352.EXE) file and select ""RUN"" then ""RUN"" again. 2. Press ""Continue"" then ""OK"" to extract the files to the provided location. 3. The files are located in ""C:\DELL\Drivers\R250352\Files"" directory. 4. Add the files to your bootable media and run the ""FLASH.bat"". 5. The Seagate utility will start automatically. 6. The utility will autoscan and update the appropriate Seagate ST980412ASG/ST9160412ASG/ST9250410ASG/ST9320423ASG/ST9500420ASG. 7. Once completed, a message detailing drive model, seria number and updated 4SDM1 or 5SDM1 firmware will appear. 8. Remove the Bootable Media and power off your system.

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