TEAC DV-28E-V Slim 8X DVDROM Firmware Update

This package provides the Windows/DOS Based TEAC DV-28E-V Slim 8X DVDROM Firmware Update and is supported on Dimension Desktop, Inspiron, Latitude, Optiplex, Precision, Vostro Notebook and XPS Notebook models that are running the following Operating Systems: DOS, Windows 2000, XP, Vista, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Not Applicable Enhancements - Enhanced DVD-RAM read function - Enhanced CD readability


Version R.AB, A02


Removable Storage

Release date

23 Jun 2008

Last Updated

05 Mar 2014


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DV-28E-V_R.AB.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 420 KB
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
Red Hat Ent Linux 3
Red Hat Ent Linux 4
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows 2000
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows XP, 64-bit
Installation instructions
Windows based firmware flash update for TEAC DV-28E-V SLIM 8X DVDROM:- 1. Download and unzip the DV-28E-V_R.AB.zip into your desktop. 2. In "DV-28E-V_R.AB" folder, please search for the "Windows" folder. 3. In "Windows" folder, please make sure you have the administrator right, and double click on "DV28EV_DVDRAM.exe". Please accept the license agreement by clicking on "I Agree" button. 4. Click on "Update" button and click "Yes" button to proceed with the firmware update. 5. Just wait for the firmware update completion, you should see "Firmware has updated successfully". 6. Please save all unsaved data before restarting your computer. Click "Yes" button to restart your computer. DOS based firmware flash update for TEAC DV-28E-V SLIM 8X DVDROM:- 1. Unzip the DV-28E-V_R.AB.zip into your USB key. 2. In "Dos" folder, just type "dv28ev.bat" and press "Enter" key. 3. Just wait for the firmware update completion, you should see the log status as "finish" and "OK".g status as “finish” and “OK”.
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).