Dell PowerEdge C6220 HDD zoning configuration utility.

This tool is specific to an 2.5” HDD expansion config of PowerEdge C6220 product. It is to allow customer to assign HDD zoning configuration as their need. Check the embedded document for more detail description for this tool.

Fixes & Enhancements

V1.2 adds a feature to create a binary file by running this v1.2 tool and can use it to clone the setting to multiple chassis remotely with KCSFlash tool.
V1.1 added a parameter to reset zoning assignment to default 4nodes/6HDDS (on each nodes) in case there are failure happened after running this tool.
V1.0 is initial release.


Version 1.2, 1.2


System Utilities

Release date

14 Jan 2013

Last Updated

14 Jan 2013


Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:dell-pec-6000-hdd-zoning-tool.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.
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File Format:Plain-Text
File Name:EndUser LicenseAgreementType S_Rev. 040512.txt
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File Size: 11 KB
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Other versions
1.1,1.1 16 Oct 20122:58:39 AM
Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Windows Server 2008 R2
Applies to
PowerEdge C6220 HDD Zoning Tool
Installation instructions
Window platform
execute PEC_6000_ZONE_UTL_1.2.exe
Linux platform
User must be root.
Rethat 6.1 platform.
rpm -ivh dell-pec-c6000-hdd-zoing-tool_RH6.1_1.2.rpm to install this utility.
Rethat 5.5 platform.
rpm -ivh dell-pec-c6000-hdd-zoing-tool_RH5.5_1.2.rpm to install this utility.
SLES 11 platform
rpm -ivh dell-pec-c6000-hdd-zoing-tool_SLES11_1.2.rpm to install this utility.
And in /opt/dell/pec/hdd_zoning_tool/ to execute ./PEC_6000_ZONE_UTL_1.2
Important Information
By running this tool, you may lose hard drive data.
This tool changes what drives are seen by what nodes.
It is very likely that you will have to rebuild RAID arrays.
Do not risk data unless you are certain that you know what you are doing.
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).