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SATA Hard Disk Drive Firmware Update

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Type: Firmware
Version: BX(25 Mar 2010)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)
File name: sp46206.exe (3.6 MB)
SATA Hard Disk Drive Firmware update resolves issue where data on 1Tb, 1.5Tb and 2Tb 5400rpm drives may not be properly saved.
  1. Click the Download Only button.
  2. At the File Download screen, click the Save button.
  3. At the Save As screen, save the file to your Desktop.
  4. If a message appears stating that the file already exists, click YES to overwrite file.
  5. Double-click the icon for the update downloaded to your desktop, and then click NEXT.
  6. Follow on-screen instructions.
  7. If prompted to restart the system upon completion of the update, click YES and allow system to restart.
Note: It is STRONGLY recommended that you perform a system backup prior to installing this update.

  • You must be logged on as an administrator to install this update.
  • You must have one of the following Western Digital hard disk drive models:

    WDC WD10EADS-65M2B0, WDC WD15EADS-65P8B0, or WDC WD20EADS-65R6B0.
  • Blank recordable CD (CD-R).
  • 0 0 1 1103 JScript =0) { //WScript.echo("Found WD 1TB/1.5TB/2TB drive...continue"); deviceStatus=1; //set flag to indicate affected WD drive detected } } arrDiskDriveInfo[count]=Model; count=count+1; // increment count by 1 since you add two items to array } //WScript.echo(arrDiskDriveInfo); //WScript.echo("Device status flag is: " + deviceStatus); // // Check if WD drive found - if not found, then exit if (deviceStatus =10?"":"0") + x } var HPSUDate = CurrentDate.getFullYear()+':'+LZ(CurrentDate.getMonth()+1)+':'+LZ(CurrentDate.getDate()); //WScript.echo("HPSU Date is: " + HPSUDate); if (RegDate == HPSUDate) { //WScript.echo("LastUpdate=CurrentDate, therefore update successful."); return false; } // function to set date one month ahead // currentDate = new Date(); // WScript.echo("Today = " + currentDate); // for(i=1; i=10?"":"0") + x } var MonthlyCheckpointDate = RawRegDate.getFullYear()+':'+LZ(RawRegDate.getMonth()+1)+':'+LZ(RawRegDate.getDate()); //WScript.echo("1-month checkpoint date is: " + MonthlyCheckpointDate); if (HPSUDate >= MonthlyCheckpointDate) // re-offer to customers if they've downloaded the ISO and haven't performed the FW update within 30 days { //WScript.echo("LastUpdate applied 30+ days ago, therefore re-offer update."); return true; } else { //WScript.echo("LastUpdate applied
  • Resolves issue where data on 1Tb, 1.5Tb and 2Tb 5400rpm drives may not be properly saved.
  • Updates WDC WD10EADS-65M2B0, WDC WD15EADS-65P8B0, and WDC WD20EADS-65R6B0 hard disk drives to firmware version BX.
  • Version:BX (25 Mar 2010)
    Fixes
  • Resolves issue where data on 1Tb, 1.5Tb and 2Tb 5400rpm drives may not be properly saved.
  • Updates WDC WD10EADS-65M2B0, WDC WD15EADS-65P8B0, and WDC WD20EADS-65R6B0 hard disk drives to firmware version BX.


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    Type: Firmware
    Version: BX(25 Mar 2010)
    Operating System(s):
    Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Starter (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)

    Description

    SATA Hard Disk Drive Firmware update resolves issue where data on 1Tb, 1.5Tb and 2Tb 5400rpm drives may not be properly saved.

    Installation Instructions

    1. Click the Download Only button.
    2. At the File Download screen, click the Save button.
    3. At the Save As screen, save the file to your Desktop.
    4. If a message appears stating that the file already exists, click YES to overwrite file.
    5. Double-click the icon for the update downloaded to your desktop, and then click NEXT.
    6. Follow on-screen instructions.
    7. If prompted to restart the system upon completion of the update, click YES and allow system to restart.

    System Requirements

    Note: It is STRONGLY recommended that you perform a system backup prior to installing this update.

  • You must be logged on as an administrator to install this update.
  • You must have one of the following Western Digital hard disk drive models:

    WDC WD10EADS-65M2B0, WDC WD15EADS-65P8B0, or WDC WD20EADS-65R6B0.
  • Blank recordable CD (CD-R).
  • HP Software Update Rule

    0 0 1 1103 JScript =0) { //WScript.echo("Found WD 1TB/1.5TB/2TB drive...continue"); deviceStatus=1; //set flag to indicate affected WD drive detected } } arrDiskDriveInfo[count]=Model; count=count+1; // increment count by 1 since you add two items to array } //WScript.echo(arrDiskDriveInfo); //WScript.echo("Device status flag is: " + deviceStatus); // // Check if WD drive found - if not found, then exit if (deviceStatus =10?"":"0") + x } var HPSUDate = CurrentDate.getFullYear()+':'+LZ(CurrentDate.getMonth()+1)+':'+LZ(CurrentDate.getDate()); //WScript.echo("HPSU Date is: " + HPSUDate); if (RegDate == HPSUDate) { //WScript.echo("LastUpdate=CurrentDate, therefore update successful."); return false; } // function to set date one month ahead // currentDate = new Date(); // WScript.echo("Today = " + currentDate); // for(i=1; i=10?"":"0") + x } var MonthlyCheckpointDate = RawRegDate.getFullYear()+':'+LZ(RawRegDate.getMonth()+1)+':'+LZ(RawRegDate.getDate()); //WScript.echo("1-month checkpoint date is: " + MonthlyCheckpointDate); if (HPSUDate >= MonthlyCheckpointDate) // re-offer to customers if they've downloaded the ISO and haven't performed the FW update within 30 days { //WScript.echo("LastUpdate applied 30+ days ago, therefore re-offer update."); return true; } else { //WScript.echo("LastUpdate applied

    Fixes

  • Resolves issue where data on 1Tb, 1.5Tb and 2Tb 5400rpm drives may not be properly saved.
  • Updates WDC WD10EADS-65M2B0, WDC WD15EADS-65P8B0, and WDC WD20EADS-65R6B0 hard disk drives to firmware version BX.
  • Revision History

    Version:BX (25 Mar 2010)
    Fixes
  • Resolves issue where data on 1Tb, 1.5Tb and 2Tb 5400rpm drives may not be properly saved.
  • Updates WDC WD10EADS-65M2B0, WDC WD15EADS-65P8B0, and WDC WD20EADS-65R6B0 hard disk drives to firmware version BX.