Driver Details

Dell Backplane

This INF file contains support for Dell PowerEdge Servers and PowerVault storage products.
This INF file will prevent the yellow warning from displaying in the Windows Device Manager.

Fixes & Enhancements

This version adds support for backplanes in Dell PEx8xx/x9xx. A05 version adds support for backplanes with more than 8 drives. For more information, please see the additional information on this release.


Version NA, A05



Release date

28 Sep 2015

Last Updated

02 Oct 2015



Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DellBPA05.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 110KB
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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
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Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 SP1
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x86
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64

Installation instructions

Download the file, extract it to a folder, and from the right-click menu on the affected system, select "install". Refreshing the Device Manager should remove the yellow bang.

Important Information

If you do not see any yellow warning devices in Windows Device Manager, you can safely disregard all future updates (including this one).
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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).