TEAC DW-224EV Slim 24X COMBO Firmware Update

This package provides the Windows/DOS Based TEAC DW-224EV Slim 24X COMBO Firmware Update and is supported on Dimension Desktop, inspiron, Latitude, Optiplex, Precision, Vostro Notebook and XPS Desktop models that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: DOS, Windows 2000, XP and Vista.

Fixes & Enhancements

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


Version D.DB, A01


Removable Storage

Release date

23 Jun 2008

Last Updated

05 Mar 2014


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DW-224EV_D.DB.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 679 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
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows 2000
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP
Installation instructions
Windows based firmware flash update for TEAC DW-224EV SLIM 24X COMBO:- 1. Download and unzip the DW-224EV_D.DB.zipinto your desktop. 2. In "DW-224EV_D.DB" folder, please search for the "Windows" folder. 3. In "Windows" folder, please make sure you have the administrator right, and double click on "DW224EV_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 DW-224EV SLIM 24X COMBO:- 1. Unzip the DW-224EV_D.DB.zipinto your USB key. 2. In "Dos" folder, just type "dw224ev.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).