Readme.txt Driver File Contents (

Readme file for RocketRAID 2210 SATA Controller
Windows Device Drivers

Copyright (C) HighPoint Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved.
Last updated on Oct 23, 2007

Please review this file for important information about compatibility issues and 
differences in operation that were discovered after our product manuals were 
created. In case of conflict among various parts of the documentation set, this 
file contains the most current information.

Note: The latest firmware and product documentation will be available for 
download at

This file is divided into the following major sections:

1. Software Version
2. Files Listing
3. Revision History
4. Device Mapping Order
5. Known Problems

1. Software Version

    Driver version: v1.3
    Operating Systems:
       Windows 2000
       Windows XP
       Windows 2003
       Windows Vista
       Windows x64 Edition

    GUI Compatibility:
       This driver can work with HighPoint Storage Management Software v3.11
       or later. (RAID50 support requires v3.12 or later).

2. Files Listing
     |- Readme.txt              This file
     |_ win_2000     <DIR>      Windows 2000 driver
     |_ win_xp       <DIR>      Windows XP driver
     |_ win_2003     <DIR>      Windows 2003 driver
     |_ x64          <DIR>      Windows x64 driver
     |_ disk1                   Driver disk label
     \_ txtsetup.oem            Windows text mode setup file

3. Revision History
   v1.3.7.1017  10/17/2007
       * Fix RAID0 member disk over 2T overflow issue.
       * Fix an error condition for RAID5 sector repair with cache.
       * INF file update.
       * Support single disk over 2T.
       * Support Spindown Idle Disk.
       * Add Variable Sector Size support.
   v1.02 02/01/2007
       * Fix event log string for sector repair.
       * Fix an error condition for RAID5 sector repair.

   v1.01 01/12/2007
       * Add sector repair feature.
       * Fix drive plug/unplug failure when a rescan operation is pending.

   v1.0 09/21/2006
       * First release

4. Device mapping order

  The device mapping order in system is same as BIOS setting utility. The disk
  marked as "BOOT" will always be mapped as first SCSI disk. Please keep it in
  mind when installing Windows NT/2K/XP, otherwise OS may be installed to wrong

5. Known Problems

  * Install OS to devices attached to RocketRAID 2210 controller

    Before installing OS to devices attached to RocketRAID 2210 controller, you
    must remove the drives connected to other controllers from your system 
    temporarily. After OS installation complete, you can put them back.

  * Moving disks to other controllers

    When you want to use disks previously attached to RocketRAID 2210 controller
    on other controllers, please first delete any array information on the 
    disks. Otherwise your data may be lost when you want to put it back later.
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How To Update Drivers Manually

After your driver has been downloaded, follow these simple steps to install it.

  • Expand the archive file (if the download file is in zip or rar format).

  • If the expanded file has an .exe extension, double click it and follow the installation instructions.

  • Otherwise, open Device Manager by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Device Manager.

  • Find the device and model you want to update in the device list.

  • Double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  • From the Properties dialog box, select the Driver tab.

  • Click the Update Driver button, then follow the instructions.

Very important: You must reboot your system to ensure that any driver updates have taken effect.

For more help, visit our Driver Support section for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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