TITLE: LSI SAS 8344ELP Driver for Microsoft Windows Vista 64-Bit Editions VERSION: 2.8.00.64 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This package contains the LSI controller driver for the supported workstation models and operating systems. PURPOSE: Routine SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP35961 SUPERSEDES: None EFFECTIVE DATE: May 31, 2007 CATEGORY: Driver - Storage SSM SUPPORTED: No PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP xw4400 Workstation: All Models HP xw6400 Workstation: All Models HP xw8400 Workstation: All Models HP xw9400 Workstation: All Models SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S): None OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition LANGUAGE(S): Global ENHANCEMENTS: N/A PREREQUISITES: None INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive. 2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. Note the location where the SoftPaq contents are extracted (the default is C:\SWSETUP\SP35961). NOTE: After the files have been unpacked, the SoftPaq .EXE file downloaded in Step 1 can be deleted, if desired. UPDATING THE DRIVER To update the driver, complete the following steps: 1. Open Device Manager (click Control Panel, then click System, then click Hardware, and then click Device Manager). 2. Click the plus sign (+) for the "SCSI and RAID controllers" entry. 3. Click "LSI Logic MegaRAID SAS 8344ELP RAID Controller" to highlight it. 4. Open the device Properties (click Action, and then click Properties). 5. From the Drivers tab, update the driver by browsing to the location of the extracted SoftPaq files. 6. If prompted, restart (reboot) the workstation. Copyright (c) 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.