Dell SAS 6/iR Adapter, SAS 6/iR Integrated, SAS 6/IR Integrated Blades, v.1.04, A00

SAS 6/IR MD Update Utility v1.04

Fixes & Enhancements

The MD Update Utility is a virtual disk update which prevents potential RAID 1 rebuild errors from occurring after a drive replacement.


Version 1.04, A00



Release date

31 Mar 2008

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:BR182607.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 934 KB
Format 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.
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File Format:Application
File Name:R182607.iso
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 8 MB
Format Description:Application
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File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:R182607.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 3 KB
Format Description:This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
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By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Applies to
SAS 6/iR Adapter
SAS 6/iR Integrated
SAS 6/IR Integrated Blades
Installation instructions
Instructions for BR182607.exe


1. Click the Download Now link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Diskette Creation
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file to create the diskette set.
2. Insert a blank diskette then click Continue.
3. When prompted, repeat step 2 until you reach the end of the diskette set. Label each diskette with a disk number starting from 1.
4. After all the files have been copied to the last diskette, click Finish.

Custom Instructions for R182607.iso:

CD-ROM ISO image:
1. Click Download Now, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save.
Window appears.
3. From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to
select Desktop and click Save. The file will download to your
4. If the Download Complete window appears, click Close.
The file icon appears on your desktop.

Hard Drive CD-ROM Creation:
1. Get 1 blank, writable CD-ROM disk.
2. Double-click the new icon (it looks like a CD image)
on the desktop. This will take you automatically to the CD writing
software you have installed on your system.
3. Burn a CD using the ISO image.
The ISO image is copied to the CD-ROM disk.

1. Insert the disk into the CD-ROM drive on the system requiring the update.
2. Click Start, click Shutdown, click Restart, and then click OK.
Windows XP Users need only click restart.
3. Boot to the CD-ROM and follow the on-screen instructions.

Instructions for R182607.txt:

1) Click Download now.
The File Download window appears.

2) Click the Save button.
The Save As window appears.

3) Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.

4) Click the Save button.
A progress meter moves as the download is completed.

5) If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.
The Dell Bios Release Notes window appears.
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.

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).