Driver Details

PLDS DS-8A4S 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update

This package provides the PLDS DS-8A4S 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW Firmware Update and is supported on OptiPlex XE and Inspiron 1464/1546/N7010 that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista and Windows 7.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
- Not Applicable.

Enhancements
- Enhanced the system boot compatibility.
- Enhanced burn compatibility of DVD-R DL.
- Enhanced burn compatibility of CD-R (80 minutes).

Version

Version JD12, A01

Category

Removable Storage

Release date

15 Dec 2009

Last Updated

21 Mar 2014

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:SA4_JD12.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 2 MB
Format DescriptionThis 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
c0d4146d201565bda528ee62dd9fb4c6
SHA1:
Not available
SHA-256:
Not available

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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows XP, 64-bit
Applies to
DS-8A4S 12.7 SATA Trayload DVDRW
Installation instructions
Hard Drive Installation (File Extractions Only) Instructions

Download
1. Click Download File, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save or Save this program to your hard drive.

Installation
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
Important Information
1. Please close other applications before updating.
2. While the firmware is updating, please don't turn off the computer.
3. Please reboot the computer after the firmware update is completed.
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Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS 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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This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

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).