Dell PERC 5/i Adapter, v.5.2.1-0066, A07

Dell PowerEdge RAID Controller 5/i Adapter Firmware release

Package Version: 5.2.1-0066

Fixes & Enhancements

Package Version - 5.2.1-0066
Firmware Version - 1.03.40-0316
SASBIOS Version - MT28-8
Ctrl-R Version - 1.04-019A
MPT - 00.10.47.00-IT

Please see release notes for detailed list of fixes/enhancements.

Version

Version 5.2.1-0066, A07

Category

SAS RAID

Release date

23 Nov 2007

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:FRMW_WIN_R168188.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 2 MB
Format Description:Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
634DE3F2A247564C60EE09BC54AEF784
SHA1:
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SHA-256:
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File Format:Floppy
File Name:BR168188.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1 MB
Format Description:This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then 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.
MD5:
1fa75ad3ae293b6f7376774f0a8605e4
SHA1:
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SHA-256:
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File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R168188.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1 MB
Format Description:This 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.
MD5:
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SHA1:
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SHA-256:
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File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:R168188.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 14 KB
Format Description:This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
f5140c1d0a6f32ed11f517ca030590be
SHA1:
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SHA-256:
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By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for BR168188.exe:

Download

1. Click the Download Now link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Hard Drive Floppy Disk Creation

1. Get 2 blank, formatted floppy disks.
2. Double-click the new icon (it looks like a floppy diskette) on
the desktop. The Self-Extractor window appears.
3. Click the 'Continue' button on the self-extractor window after inserting
one of the formatted floppies.
4. The utility prompts the user to insert the second floppy diskette after
it completes writing on the first floppy.
5. Remove the first floppy and insert the second floppy diskette.
6. Press 'Continue' button.
7. After all the files have been copied to the last floppy disk, press the 'Finish'

Dell Update Package Instructions for FRMW_LX_R168188.BIN:

Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
1. Read over the release information presented by executing the "./FRMW_LX_R168188.BIN --version" command from the shell.
2. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the above step before proceeding.
3. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
4. Run the update by executing "./FRMW_LX_R168188.BIN" from the shell.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.


GnuPG Signature of Dell Update Package Instructions for FRMW_LX_R168188.BIN.sign:

Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the "File Download" window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
1. Import the Dell public key. (You only need to do once on your system.)
2. Verify the Dell Update Package by using its signature file, FRMW_LX_R168188.BIN.sign

Dell Update Package Instructions for FRMW_WIN_R168188.EXE:

Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
5. Click the Install button.
6. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.


Instructions for R168188.EXE

Download

1. Click the Download Now link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Extract Files
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file to unzip the download package
2. Click Continue.
3. Specify the location to unzip the files.
4. Click on the OK button to extract files.
After the files are extracted the message all files were successfully unzipped will appear.
5. Click the OK button to exit from the installer.


Instructions for R168188.txt:

1) Click Download now.
The File Download window appears.

2) Click the Save button.
The Save As window appears.

3) Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.

4) Click the Save button.
A progress meter moves as the download is completed.

5) If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.
The Dell Bios Release Notes window appears.
x
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).