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  • Forum Thread: MD3000 firmware update for support SATA HD Dell Part# : A6799040?

    Hi, Please I need help to find a firmware file for update MD3000 for recognizing the SATA HD Manufacturer Part# : WD20EZRX | Dell Part# : A6799040 something like WD_WDC_WD20EZRX-*_*.df Thank you.
  • Forum Thread: MD3200i Firmware Upgrade Procedures

    I am having a multipathing issue with my VDI. In other research I cam across a procedure to upgrade the Firmware to correct this issue. The current firmware is 07.75.14.62 and NVSRAM N26X0-775890-009. Does any have the documentation on the procedure for upgrading firmware? Thanks a lot. Tim
  • Forum Thread: No Volumes/Datastores in VSM 4.0 after updating EQL Firmware to 7.0.4

    Hello, after upgrading our Equallogic Group (4100 + 6100) to Firmware 7.0.4 there a no more Datastores shown in the VSM 4.0 plugin in vCenter web client 5.5. Reinstalling VSM 4.0 chanced nothing. The Dell Group Manager shows a lot of login/logout activity from the VSM. Can someone help? Kind regards...
  • Forum Thread: Firmware for Controllers on EQL5500 are Different

    We upgraded our EQL5500 from 6.0.8 to 7.0.2. After the upgrade the secondary controller did NOT complete and is still on 6.0.8. I attempted to "Reinstall" the firmware, but it returns an error that the controllers are on different firmwares. How can I upgrade the secondary controller to 7...
  • Forum Thread: SAS/SATA disk firmware: where's the .iso?

    I have a copy of version A43 of the Dell SAS/SATA Hard Disk firmware update utility, which was new in March of 2013, i see that A47 has just been released, but it doesn't seem to have any .iso included with it, and says that only windows operating systems are supported. What happened to having a...
  • Forum Thread: Sas/Sata Hard Disk Firmware A46, where's the .iso?

    I have a copy of version A43 of the Dell SAS/SATA Hard Disk firmware update utility, which was new in March of 2013, i see that A46 has just been released, but it doesn't seem to have any .iso included with it, and says that only windows operating systems are supported. What happened to having a...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Powervault TL 4000 issue

    Hello again, I'm having an issue with one of my Dell Powervault's. Last week I upgraded it to the latest firmware for the library and drive. B.20/BBH5. I followed the instructions and used the Web interface to update the firmware, no issues were noted during the upgrade. Since being...
  • Forum Thread: Error upgrading MD1000 firmware

    Hi, I'm trying to apply a firmware upgrade to a MD1000 enclosure for it to be able to recognise some Seagate drives (model #ST3600057SS). The upgrade can be found here . My problem is that the firmware update is only available as an .exe file (as opposed to a .df which you can load through Modular...
  • Forum Thread: PowerVault 110T LTO-3 doesn't work after firmware update

    Hello everyone. I have a PowerVault 110T LTO-3 out of warranty. Last week I updated the firmware to v.93GP, A07, and everything went ok. However, I tried to switch it on yesterday, and nothing happened. The led and display didn't light. It looks like a power supply problem, but I'm wondering...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Unable to download TL2000 Tape Drive Firmware

    It appears comments critical of Dell's level of support are not welcome in this forum. Nevertheless I will try again. Here's an idea - how about Dell update the actual link on the Dell Support page for this firmware instead of having to share private "on the side" dropbox links...
  • Forum Thread: ML6000 Web Client Issues.

    Please Help! I have an ML6020 library that I'm unable to use the web client from. I can log into the unit just fine, but as you see from the picture below, there appears to be some sort of java-like error that prevents the header from showing up. Since the header is missing, I'm unable to...
  • Forum Thread: ML6000 firmware update

    Hi all, I'm having some issues updating the firmware on my ML6000, which errors, then refers to the RAS tickets. When checking any tickets everything is clear - no new tickets were generated. We're currently on FW version 520G.GS003 and I want to update to the latest (630G.GS003). I have...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrade firmware for a single disk

    Hi Guys, I am quite new to EqualLogic storage so need your advise. I have an array that has some disks with outdated firmware. What is the best way to update the firmware? Preferably without a downtime. Thanks in advance for your responses.
  • Forum Reply: Re: Status on FW 5.0.2?

    Hi MFKelly_TX & DXS_Matt, I'm Dylan Locsin in Dell's Storage Product Group - working on the EQL team. First, I want to apologize for any issues caused by the v5.0.0 or 5.0.1 firmware release. If you have not yet spoken to support yet, please do so immediately . Beyond that, I would like let...
  • Forum Thread: PS6000: Firmware upgrade experiences

    Hi folks, we are having a standalone PS6000 storage. Its firmware version is 5.2.1. The storage is a part of a Hyper-V failover cluster. In the past we stopped all virtual machines before upgrading the firmware, but not the cluster nodes. It meant service downtime and all the fun related to service...
  • Forum Thread: Dell EqualLogic MPIO

    I have three dell EqualLogics which i intend to use at one site with three R910's dell servers. On the switch level i also have three dell powerconnects that i have stacked. What would be the recommended redundancy path i should take for my SAN with regard to wiring? I also intend to use one EqualLogic...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Equallogic PS6000 Firmware upgrade

    Hi We have two equallogic PS6000 configured as below 1 Storage group with 1 pool ( Total 10.98TB / RAID-5 / 5.52TB Used / 5.46TB Free ) with two members in the same pool 7 Volumes as ( ClusterDisk1, ClusterDisk2, , HyperVDisk1, SQLDB, SQLLOG all thin provisioned ) WitnessDisk1, WitnessDisk2...
  • Forum Thread: Downgrade Firmware in EQ PS6000

    Hi , We are planning to upgrade firmware from 4.3.7 to 5.0.8, can you someone tell me what is reversal plan for firmware upgarde. If anything goes how we will revert back to old stage. Thanks & Regards, Senthil Kumar D.
  • Forum Thread: Equallogic Latest Firmware Update

    Hi, My respected customers have more than 10 EQL PS storages & half of them working on Firmware v4.2.0. He is requesting to upgrade the FW to the latest. I would like to ask question: can I go directly update the firmware latest v.5.1.0 "OR" I have to go step by step. I mean to say 1st...
  • Forum Thread: R710 SAS HDD Firmware

    Hi, I have one customer, he have 13 Dell R710 Server when I run Dell SUU on 5 Servers I found below situation HDD Model #: ST3300657SS ......Current Firmware Running: ES64 ........Found in SUU DVD Firmware : ES62 ................Recommended: Downgradable So in this connection I need your recommendation...
  • Forum Thread: Firmware upgrade 4.3.7 to 5.1.2

    Hello all, sorry another EQL firmware post! Has anyone had any issues going from 4.3.7 to 5.1.2? is that the recommended upgrade path or do we step from 4.3.7>5.0.8>5.1.2 Any feedback welcome Cheers Matt
  • Forum Thread: Transfer between pools

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  • Forum Reply: Re: Equallogic PS4110X Flow Control problem

    Thank you so much!!! This helped me a lot. I am seeing the warning many days ago. Please tell me if i upgrade the eql firmware then, is there any performance issue with I/O reads & writes?
  • Forum Thread: Upgrade Firmware EQL PS6010XV

    Hi guys, I'm new user here, from Brazil. I'll upgrade my array with the last firmware 5.5, my actual firmware is 4.3.6. My environment is a vsphere (ESXi4.1), Will I have a problem? I need to do something before? tks, Flavio
  • Forum Thread: suspect Bug in PS Firmware v6.0.1?

    Hello All, About 20 days ago, I upgraded firmware of my PS 4000XV to V6.0.1 without any error message. But, I found the following event in the SAN HQ: - C aution “ member XXX TCP retransmit percentage of 1.2%. if this trend peresists for an hour or more, this could be indicative of a problem...