IDE RAID Upgrade - 3Ware Driver
wdc_upd.zip (140.4 KB)
The utility runs within DOS and is used to update WD drives that are connected to one or more 3Ware 7500-X IDE (Parallel ATA) RAID controllers.
- WD drives with capacities between 40GB & 120GB
- WD drives with greater than 120GB capacity with Mfg. date codes earlier than 3/25/03
Manoj (DG Staff Member) on 29-Sep-2004
The following files are found inside the driver download file.
|wdcfg3w.exe||140.1 KB||9 Apr 2003|
|readme.txt||1.8 KB||6 Mar 2003|
|HDACCESS.EXE||21.1 KB||12 Mar 2003|
|WDcfgupd.bat||41 bytes||27 Feb 2003|
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|pdc3035 Driver||polaroidpdc3035driver.zip||32.4 MB||17,284||Free Download >>|
|WD100AB Driver||n/a||wdc_cfg.zip||143.5 KB||24||Free Download >>|
|WD400AB Driver||n/a||wdc_cfg.zip||143.5 KB||34||Free Download >>|
|WD600AB Driver||n/a||wdc_upd.zip||140.4 KB||22||Free Download >>|
|WD1000AB Driver||n/a||wdc_cfg.zip||143.5 KB||58||Free Download >>|
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|WD1000BB Driver||wdc_cfg.zip||143.5 KB||343||Free Download >>|
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To get the IDE RAID Upgrade - 3Ware driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.
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Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Driver Update Utility for IDE RAID Upgrade - 3Ware. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.
To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the Western Digital website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.
Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.
In Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager
In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager
In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager
In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager
In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button
Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
Select the Driver tab.
Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.
In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.
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