Driver Details

McData 4314 Switch, v., A00

This kit contains the latest firmware and management software application for the McDATA 4314 fibre channel switch.

Fixes & Enhancements

Please review the Release_Notes.PDF file contained in this package to view all fixes and enhancements for the McDATA 4314 Fibre channel switch.


Version, A00


Fibre Channel

Release date

14 Dec 2005

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011



Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R114473.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 34MB
Format DescriptionThis 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
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Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64

Applies to

4314 Switch

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 R114473.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\R114473.
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\R114473 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.

Please review the ReadMe.txt and Release_Notes.pdf after extracting the files.

Important Information

This kit contains the latest firmware and management software application for the McDATA 4314 fibre channel switch.
After upgrading the firmware, you MUST also upgrade the management software (EFCM Basic).

Please review the ReadMe.txt file before upgrading any code levels. The ReadMe.txt is included in this upgrade package.

This package is only for the Windows operating system.
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