HLDS GCC-4240N 24X Slim Combo , v.E112, A00-01

Firmware update for "HLDS GCC-4240N 24X slim Combo drive" Dell P/N PO646.

Fixes & Enhancements

This firmware adds the following:

1. DVD +R multisession readability
2. Improves DVDROM/R media readability
3. Improves support for newer writable media


Version E112, A00-01


Removable Storage

Release date

29 Apr 2003

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R59936.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 308 KB
Format Description:This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for R59936.EXE:

This is a Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility. Follow the instructions
below to execute.

1. Unzip the files to a directory on your hard drive (by double clicking on
the downloaded file).

2. Double click on file named Win-42L1122b.exe.

3. Click on firmware flashup.

4. Click on ok.

5. Click yes.

6. Restart system after flash is complete.

Important Information
This is a Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility. If a DOS version of this firmware flash utility is
prefered, please download file BR57492.
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 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.