Dell TL2000/4000, v.A.50, A14

Dell PowerVault TL2000/TL4000 Library and Drive Firmware Release A14 (February 2011)and ITDT-DCR

FW Revisions:
Library FW = A.50
Drive FW:
LT03 FH drives = 93GP
LT03 HH drives = 93GQ
LT03 HH V2 drives = B171
LT04 FH drives = A23D
LT04 HH drives = A23E
LT04 HH V2 drives = B171
LTO5 drives = B171

Fixes & Enhancements

- A.50 library firmware adds support for V2 drives.
- Formal fix for RMU inaccessibility issues


Version A.50, A14


Tape Automation

Release date

05 Dec 2011

Last Updated

18 Mar 2014


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DELL_TL2000-4000_A14_R296690.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 100 MB
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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Applies to
Installation instructions
Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with HTML Pop-Up Window for

1.Click Download Now, to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to
disk (Windows XP users, click Save) and click OK. The Save In: window
3.From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to
select Desktop and click Save. The file will download to your desktop.
4.If the Download Complete window appears, click Close. The file
name icon appears on your desktop.

1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled DELL_TL2000-4000_A14_R296690.EXE.
The Self-Extractor window appears.
2.Click OK or Continue.
The Self-Extracting Driver Installation window appears and prompts to
extract files to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R296690.
3.Leave all of the default settings and click Unzip or OK. If the
directory doesn't exist, you'll be prompted to create one. Click Yes. A
Self Extractor window appears and indicates C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R296690 files were
4.Click OK.
Follow the on-screen installation instructions in the window.

HTML Pop-Up With Install Now Button
1.The Dell Software Installation Documentation window appears.
2.Click the Install Now button. A File Download window appears.
3.Click Run this program from its current location and click OK.
The Security Warning window appears.
4.Click Yes. The InstallShield Wizard window appears.
5.Follow the on-screen instructions.
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).