IDRAC @ Lifecycle Controller V.,

IDRAC @ Lifecycle Controller V.,

Fixes & Enhancements

-Added support for the Intel E5-26xx v4 family of processors.
-Added support for Redfish 1.0, which a standard for data center and systems management that delivers improved performance, functionality, scalability, and security. This is designed for simple and interoperable management of modern scalable platform hardware and for quick and effective implementation.
-Added support for HTML5 virtual console and virtual media.
-Added support for enhanced and flexible back plane zoning or split modes.The current zoning on 24 drive Dell PowerEdge R730xd server is 12+12.This is enhanced to 4+20, 8+16, 16+8, and 20+4 configurations in iDRAC version
-Added Remote iDRAC Hard Reset feature, which allows you to reset the unresponsive iDRAC servers. This feature requires installation of the iDRAC Service Module (iSM).
-Added support for PERC 9.3 version of firmware.
-Added support to manage and monitor 192 to 240 virtual disks supported by the PERC H830 Adapter if auto-configuration is enabled through PERC controller BIOS, Human Interface Infrastructure (HII), and Dell OpenManage Server Administrator (OMSA).
-Added support to update firmware of SATA HDD devices.
-Rebranded Tech Support Report feature to SupportAssist Collection.
-Added support for IPMI 2.0 version 1.1 and IPMI 5/6 Errata.
-Enhanced the hard-disk event logging to SEL that are connected to Dell PowerEdge C4130 server.
-Added support of GPU thermal status report in iDRAC user interface.
-Added HTTP support in Dell Lifecycle Controller UI for file operations.
-Added an option to enable or disable vLAN port.
-Added initial Setup Wizard feature in Dell Lifecycle controller UI for initial setup of the system.
-Added support for HBA H330 Mini Mono and HBA H330 adapter controller
-Added support for the ConnectX-4 Lx Dual Port 25 GbE DA/SFP rNDC(Network Card).
-Support for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 and RHEL 7.2 operating systems from LC UI.
-Added Disk Cache policy option while creating a virtual disk by using PERC S130.
-Added support for the following PCIe SSD cards:
- Dell Express Flash NVMe PM1725 800GB PCIe SSD Controller
- Dell Express Flash NVMe PM1725 1.6TB PCIe SSD Controller
- Dell Express Flash NVMe PM1725 3.2TB PCIe SSD Controller
- Dell Express Flash NVMe PM1725 1.6TB PCIe SSD Adapter
- Dell Express Flash NVMe PM1725 3.2TB PCIe SSD Adapter
- Dell Express Flash NVMe PM1725 6.4TB PCIe SSD Adapter

-Critical alerts are not generated if hard drives fail.
-Cannot export Lifecycle Controller log to the NFS share using the Lifecycle Controller web interface.
-On iDRAC version and later, CSR displays an Unable to Print attribute error.
-Certificate Signing Requests (CSR) generated using iDRAC web or command-line interface is signed using SHA-1 signature algorithm.
-Dell Internal Dual SD Module (IDSDM) displays an incorrect firmware version.
-Setting SMTP password using certain special characters is not allowed.
-On 12th generation of PowerEdge server, PSU firmware update fails if the BIOS and PSU are updated together.
-Ability to change iDRAC.ipblocking attributes that are set to default value using the RACADM interface.
-iDRAC GUI violates RFC 1123 by allowing a dot at the end of host name if it is followed by an alphabet.


Version, A00


iDRAC with Lifecycle controller

Release date

30 Mar 2016

Last Updated

30 Mar 2016


Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:iDRAC-with-Lifecycle-Controller_Firmware_JHF76_WN32_2.30.30.30_A00.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 99 MB
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File Format:Application
File Name:iDRAC8_2.30.30.30_A00.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 91 MB
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File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® 64-Bit.
File Name:iDRAC-with-Lifecycle-Controller_Firmware_JHF76_WN64_2.30.30.30_A00.EXE
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File Size: 105 MB
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File Format:Rel-Notes-PDF
File Name:iDRAC_2_30_30_30_Release_Notes_A00.pdf
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File Size: 279 KB
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File Format:Update Package for Red Hat Linux
File Name:iDRAC-with-Lifecycle-Controller_Firmware_JHF76_LN_2.30.30.30_A00.BIN
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File Size: 112 MB
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File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:iDRAC_2_30_30_30_Release_Notes_A00.txt
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Other versions,A00 25 Jun 20184:16:21 PM,A00 06 Mar 20185:32:10 PM,A00 26 Sep 201711:45:58 AM,A00 09 Nov 201511:05:03 AM,A00 10 Sep 20153:21:35 PM,A00 25 Jun 20157:09:46 PM,A00 05 Apr 201510:23:36 PM
1.66.65,A00 01 Dec 20144:49:26 PM
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1.46.45,A00 02 Oct 20133:19:38 PM
Applies to
iDRAC with Lifecycle Controller
Installation instructions
1. Click Download Now to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.
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. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update
Important Information
For Dell PowerEdge systems with iDRAC version or and with the custom thermal settings applied, the Custom thermal settings (e.g. fan speed offsets, exhaust temperature, custom Minimum Fan Speed) are lost after an iDRAC reset or when AC power cycle is performed. To resolve this issue please upgrade to iDRAC version
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).