Dell Lifecycle Controller Driver V,A00

Unified Server Configurator is a graphical UI for 1-to-1 local access in a pre-OS environment. It simplifies OS install and Diagnostics.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Updates to align with the new iDRAC 3.35/1.85 critical release


Version, A00


Lifecycle Controller – Legacy

Release date

29 Feb 2012

Last Updated

11 Sep 2014


Available formats

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Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
VMware ESXi 5.0
Windows Server 2008 x64
Red Hat Linux 6.1
Not Applicable
Novell SuSE Linux ES 10
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2008 R2
VMware ESX 4.1
Citrix XenServer 6.0
Applies to
Unified Server Configurator
Installation instructions
Dell Update Package Instructions for Lifecycle controller
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link if you accept the agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.


You can update the Dell Update Package using Lifecycle Controller.

1. Copy the file to a USB device
2. Plug in the USB device and enter in to Platform Update
3. Select the USB device and navigate through the directory contents to find the executable
4. Launch the executable and follow the instructions provided.
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.