By continuing to browse this site, you agree to this use. In retrospect, I should have looked for another source for the drivers other than the Dell website. Also, I’m not sure about this exact server, but some of the Dell servers require their own installation CD to prepare the system for an operating system installation. It only happens when transferring files TO the server. Super User works best with JavaScript enabled. I unchecked the “Hide drivers that are not compatible

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Dell PowerEdge and Dell Adaptec CERC SATA/6ch

I also adaltec coming across a “corporate” version of Windows Update several years ago that had every available update listed, not just the one’s listed for your particular system. That gives me 5 drive bays to add data. In retrospect, I should have looked for another source for the drivers other than the Dell website. C6h, October 22, 2: There are several reboots during setup and they all need the floppy with the CERC drivers in there so it can read the drivers.

I did try the Server drivers from the Dell website loaded onto a flash drive; no luck there. Since you’ve already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review. Either way, thanks for being condescending.


The card is made by Adaptec, they may have had something. After about 20 seconds of Mbps transfer speed the speed drops down to 10 or slower Mbps and it takes 4 hours to transfer only a few gigabytes. If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET’s Site Terms of Adapetcyou can report it below this will not automatically remove the comment.

If you have the Adaptec controler, you may want to try this driver instead unpack the. Tuesday, March 24, 5: Colin If anyone answers your query successfully, please mark it as ‘Helpful’, to guide other users.

Please read second half of the answer. If you have an older LSI controller, you might want to try to load the Win 2k3 64bits driver related to your older controller. However, no drivers are visible from the browse, and the scan turns up nothing. I had that same card in several iterations aadaptec Win2K3 servers, but never as a boot drive. If I find anything that works, I’ll post what I find here.

SCSI Adapter – Adaptec – DELL CERC SATA 1.5/6ch RAID Controller Computer Driver Updates

Monday, October 20, 3: It’s not the network switch – I’ve tried three NICs so it’s not that. Tuesday, October 21, 7: Remove From My Forums. Select type of offense: Knowing adzptec that Device Manager was able to load the driver via Windows Update, perhaps there is a driver on Microsoft. Drivers from and R2 are rarely compatible.


If you use an older controller you may need to update it’s firmware using a light online system first. I was hoping to leave drive bay 5 open and when I insert a large hard drive and it prompts me I choose backup and when done just pull the drive and put it in the safe????? You need to create a cluster before attempting to install a system px your drives.

ChrisS 6 1 2. You are logged in as. Email Required, but never shown. Note that your submission may not appear immediately on our site. Flaming or offending other users. It only happens when transferring files TO the server.