Adaptec RAID 71685 Firmware/BIOS Update Ver. 7.4.0 Build 30862
Date:    19 Mar 2014
Size:    3.4 MB
Language:   English US
Version:   7.4.0 b30862
Estimated Download Time:
Modem (56k) - 8 minutes, 27 seconds
DSL (256k) - 1 minutes, 51 seconds
T1 (1.4Mb) - 0 minutes, 20 seconds
Description:   Adaptec RAID 71685 Firmware/BIOS Update b30862.

This archive includes the flash utility AFU.EXE, and the BIOS image file.

Caution Caution:   To ensure the upgraded firmware image is activated, please reboot the system immediately following the firmware flash procedure performed via ARCCONF or maxView.
Installation Instruction:   The controller firmware can be flashed using maxView Storage Manager or ARCCONF command line utility (once installed on an existing system or via the bootUSB utility prior to operating system installation).

AFU Instructions:
Once the files are extracted please copy the AFU.EXE and *.ufi files to a USB device or CD/DVD.
Shut down the operating system and reboot to DOS from a bootable floppy disk, USB device or CD/DVD. Insert the media with the update files. Run the flash utility program named AFU.EXE included in this download to backup the current BIOS and flash the new BIOS image.

For instructions on how to update the firmware using maxView Storage Manager (MSM) or ARCCONF, please refer to the MSM User's Guide or the MSM online help.

Compatible Products
Adaptec RAID 71685

Compatible Environment
Bios Updates and Other Downloads