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HP DAT 72 USB Tape Drive firmware for use with HP Library and Tape Tools

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Type: Firmware - Storage Tape
Version: ZUD4(1 Jan 3000)
Operating System(s): HP-UX 11.31 (IA)
HP-UX 11.31 (PA)
HP-UX 11.x
Mac OS X 10.4
Mac OS X 10.5
Mac OS X 10.6
Mac OS X 10.7
Mac OS X 10.8
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 2000 Pro
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Microsoft Windows 8 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Itanium
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-Based Systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 W32
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP 64-Bit Edition
OpenVMS v7.3-2
OpenVMS v8.2
OpenVMS v8.3-1H1
OpenVMS v8.4
OS Independent
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (AMD64/EM64T)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (Itanium)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (AMD64/EM64T)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (Itanium)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (Itanium)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86-64)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86-64)
Solaris 10
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (Itanium)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (Itanium)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (x86)
This download contains firmware for HP DAT 72 USB Tape Drives. This firmware may be flashed to the tape drive via HP Library and Tape Tools.
HP DAT 72 Tape Drives Firmware Revision ZUD4 Release Notes
HP DAT 72 Tape Drives Firmware Revision ZUD4 Release Notes

..Description

This release includes updated firmware for DAT 72 USB drives.

Drive firmware version  ZUD4

Update recommendation  Recommended.

Supersedes  Drive firmware revision: ZU8B

..Product models

  • HP DAT 72 USB Internal DW026A

  • HP DAT 72 USB External DW027A

  • HP DAT 72 1U USB Rack-Mount Kit AG594A

..Operating systems

..Languages

  • English (American)

  • English (International)

..Fixes

  • Legacy sense data can be reported on re-enumeration and may prompt an Input/Output error.

..Installation instructions

Use HP Library & Tape Tools (L&TT) to update the tape drive firmware. You can download L&TT from http://www.hp.com/support/tapetools. Most versions of L&TT have the ability to obtain new firmware from the utility itself.

For installation instructions for the L&TT utility and firmware update instructions, click on the Documentation link under Support, Drivers, and Manuals. Online help is also included with the utility.

If your version of LT&T does not have this functionality, use the following procedure to find and download your firmware package:

  1. Go to http://www.hp.com.

  2. Select Support and Drivers from the top of the page.

  3. Select Drivers and Downloads.

  4. In the Find by Product box, enter your product number, or full product name if you do not have the number.

  5. Select your product, and you will be directed to the Download Drivers and Software page for your product.

  6. Select your operating system, and on the following page you will find firmware download links.

  7. Select your desired firmware and click the Download button to begin the download.

NOTE: Once the firmware update has started, do NOT power off the unit or interrupt the firmware update process until it is complete. Doing so could leave the tape drive in a non-usable state.

..Determining current version

You can check your current firmware revision from HP Library & Tape Tools (L&TT). Launch L&TT, select the product from the lower left hand frame and click on the identity button at the top (if necessary).

NOTE: Any firmware version not listed in the following table is inactive.

Firmware VersionReleasedStatus
ZUD4June 2013Active
ZU8BAugust 2009Active

June 2013

Second edition

Part number: DW026-90902

Type: Firmware - Storage Tape
Version: ZUD4(1 Jan 3000)
Operating System(s):
HP-UX 11.31 (IA)
HP-UX 11.31 (PA)
HP-UX 11.x
Mac OS X 10.4
Mac OS X 10.5
Mac OS X 10.6
Mac OS X 10.7
Mac OS X 10.8
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 2000 Pro
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Microsoft Windows 8 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Itanium
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-Based Systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 W32
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP 64-Bit Edition
OpenVMS v7.3-2
OpenVMS v8.2
OpenVMS v8.3-1H1
OpenVMS v8.4
OS Independent
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (AMD64/EM64T)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (Itanium)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (AMD64/EM64T)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (Itanium)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (Itanium)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86-64)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86-64)
Solaris 10
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (Itanium)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (Itanium)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (x86)

Description

This download contains firmware for HP DAT 72 USB Tape Drives. This firmware may be flashed to the tape drive via HP Library and Tape Tools.

Release Notes

HP DAT 72 Tape Drives Firmware Revision ZUD4 Release Notes
HP DAT 72 Tape Drives Firmware Revision ZUD4 Release Notes

..Description

This release includes updated firmware for DAT 72 USB drives.

Drive firmware version  ZUD4

Update recommendation  Recommended.

Supersedes  Drive firmware revision: ZU8B

..Product models

  • HP DAT 72 USB Internal DW026A

  • HP DAT 72 USB External DW027A

  • HP DAT 72 1U USB Rack-Mount Kit AG594A

..Operating systems

..Languages

  • English (American)

  • English (International)

..Fixes

  • Legacy sense data can be reported on re-enumeration and may prompt an Input/Output error.

..Installation instructions

Use HP Library & Tape Tools (L&TT) to update the tape drive firmware. You can download L&TT from http://www.hp.com/support/tapetools. Most versions of L&TT have the ability to obtain new firmware from the utility itself.

For installation instructions for the L&TT utility and firmware update instructions, click on the Documentation link under Support, Drivers, and Manuals. Online help is also included with the utility.

If your version of LT&T does not have this functionality, use the following procedure to find and download your firmware package:

  1. Go to http://www.hp.com.

  2. Select Support and Drivers from the top of the page.

  3. Select Drivers and Downloads.

  4. In the Find by Product box, enter your product number, or full product name if you do not have the number.

  5. Select your product, and you will be directed to the Download Drivers and Software page for your product.

  6. Select your operating system, and on the following page you will find firmware download links.

  7. Select your desired firmware and click the Download button to begin the download.

NOTE: Once the firmware update has started, do NOT power off the unit or interrupt the firmware update process until it is complete. Doing so could leave the tape drive in a non-usable state.

..Determining current version

You can check your current firmware revision from HP Library & Tape Tools (L&TT). Launch L&TT, select the product from the lower left hand frame and click on the identity button at the top (if necessary).

NOTE: Any firmware version not listed in the following table is inactive.

Firmware VersionReleasedStatus
ZUD4June 2013Active
ZU8BAugust 2009Active

June 2013

Second edition

Part number: DW026-90902

Revision History

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