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Dell DJ (Gen 2), v.1.02.01, A02

v.1.02.01 Firmware for Dell DJ (Gen 2)

Fixes & Enhancements

1. Shuts down the device if temperature is out of operating temperature specification. [error message: "Overheating, shutting down..." and "Freezing, shutting down..."]
2. Changed "Delete Track" to "Clear Track" under Playlist menu. "Clear Track" now only removes the track from the Playlist and not from the device.
3. Improved fix for issue where player locks when playing specific tracks.
4. Changed behavior of Battery Meter:
* 3 Bars = 10 Hours of Playtime
* 2 Bars = 7 Hours of Playtime
* 1 Bar = 3 Hours of Playtime
* Empty Bar = 2 Hours of Playtime or Less


Version 1.02.01, A02



Release date

18 May 2005

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R100928.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1 MB
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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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Installation instructions

Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with Setup.exe File for R100928.EXE


1.Click Download Now, to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click Save (Windows XP
users will click Save) this program to disk and click OK. The Save In:
window appears.
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
icon appears on your desktop.


1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled R100928.EXE.
2.The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or
unzip to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\
100928. Write down this path so the executable (I.e.
Setup.exe) file can be found later.
3.The Self-Extractor window appears.
4.Click OK.
5.After completing the file extraction, if the Self-Extractor
window is still open, close it.
6.Click the Start button and then click Run.
100928 in the Open textbox and then click OK.
8.Follow the on-screen installation instructions.

Important Information

Notes : The following information is only applicable if you are currently using PlaysForSure firmware and wish to change back.

This firmware update replaces the PlaysForSure firmware on your Dell DJ. After installing this firmware update, Musicmatch Jukebox and Dell DJ Explorer will be the primary application for content management between your Dell DJ and your computer.


  • All content in your Dell DJ will be lost when you install this firmware.

  • Be sure to back up all audio and data files from your Dell DJ before installing this firmware update.

  • You will no longer be able to autosync with Microsoft Windows Media Player 10.

  • Your Dell DJ will no longer be compatible with PlaysForSure subscription services, such as Napster-to-Go.

  • Installation of this firmware may take up to 5 minutes, and your device may reboot a number of times during installation.


  • Windows XP with Service Pack 1 or 2 with Windows Media Player 10 installed

  • Musicmatch Jukebox or Dell DJ Explorer installed on your computer

  • Dell DJ drivers installed

  • Fully charged Dell DJ battery

After installing this firmware, use Musicmatch Jukebox and Dell DJ Explorer to restore audio and/or data files to your Dell DJ.

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