Driver Details

QLogic 8100 Series Ethernet Adapter Firmware

This package provides the QLogic 8100 series Ethernet adapter firmware and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running all operating systems.


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Supported Operating Systems
  • Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
  • VMware ESXi 4.1
  • VMware ESXi 5.0
  • MS Windows 2008 x64
  • Suse Linux ES 10
  • MS Windows Server 2012
  • Red Hat Ent Linux 6
  • Red Hat Ent Linux 5
  • MS Windows 2008 x86
  • MS Windows 2008 R2
  • VMware ESX 4.1
  • VMware ESXi 5.1

Applies to

QLogic Family of Server Adapters Drivers;


Release date
04 Feb 2013
Last Updated
10 May 2013


Recommended. 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).

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:QLogic_LAN_4.0.0_8100_Series_Flash_Kits_4.0.0.17.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 8MB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
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Important Information


Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release

Installation instructions

Download the following files to update firmware for the Qlogic 81xx adapter

--For window systems download the QLogic_LAN_4.0.0_8100_Series_Flash_Kits_4.0.0.17.exe

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


1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.

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