HLDS GX15N External slim eSATA Slotload 8X DVDRW Firmware Update

This package provides the Windows/DOS based Firmware Update for HLDS GX15N External slim eSATA Slotload 8X DVDRW and is supported on the Inspirion 1440/1569 and Vostro V13 models running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, VISTA, Windows 7.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Not Applicable

- Enhanced the readability of DVD+RW multi session disc
- Enhanced compatibility for Windows 7


Version A206, A01


Removable Storage

Release date

05 Jun 2013

Last Updated

05 Jun 2013


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:GX15A206.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 2 MB
Format Description:This 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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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows XP, 64-bit
Applies to
GX15N External slim eSATA Slotload 8X DVDRW
Installation instructions
Hard Drive Installation (File Extractions Only) Instructions

1.Click Download File, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save or Save this program to your hard drive.

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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).