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Fujitsu Branded Hard Drives ONLY - Software Utilities

 

Diagnostic Tools
UDMA Utilities
Flash Utility
Change Definition Utility
Erase Utility
Ontrack Disk Manager®

 

 

Diagnostic Tools
Software Name Description
Windows Diagnostic Tool Ver. 1.12
(For IDE/ATA/SATA Hard Drives)

ZIPfjdtwin.exe [464KB]
This diagnostic tool is available for use by customers who feel their Fujitsu Branded Toshiba hard drive may not be operating normally. It is only designed for use with Fujitsu Branded Toshiba ATA/IDE hard drives.
There are 2 diagnostic modes:
  • Quick Test
    About 3 minutes, does random seek/read tests.
  • Comprehensive Test
    About 30 to 100 minutes, also performs surface scan.

*Supports Windows 2000/XP/Vista
DOS Diagnostic Tool Ver. 7.0
(For IDE/ATA/SATA Hard Drives)

ZIPfjdt_700.zip [62KB]
This diagnostic tool is available for use by customers who feel their Fujitsu Branded Toshiba hard drive may not be operating normally. It is only designed for use with Fujitsu Branded Toshiba ATA/IDE hard drives.
There are 2 diagnostic modes:
  • Quick Test
    About 3 minutes, does random seek/read tests.
  • Comprehensive Test
    About 30 to 100 minutes, also performs surface scan.

* Runs only under DOS from a bootdisk.
Diagnostic Tool Ver. 2.3
(For SCSI Hard Drives)

ZIPsdiag_23.zip [359KB]
This diagnostic tool is available for use by customers who feel their Fujitsu Branded Toshiba SCSI hard drive may not be operating normally. It is only designed for use with Fujitsu Branded Toshiba SCSI hard drives.
There are 3 test modes:
  • Quick Test
    1 to 3 minutes, a basic operational test.
  • Standard Test
    20 to 25 minutes, also performs Read/Write test.
  • Extended Test
    30 to 70 minutes, also verify and surface test.

*Supports Windows NT/98/2000/2003/XP
*Requires Adaptec's ASPI32 driver.

 

UDMA Utilities
Software Name Description
UDMA Utility
(For MPD, MPE, and MPF
Series Hard Drives)

ZIPata24.zip [8KB]
The UDMA utility is designed to change the transfer mode of Fujitsu's Branded Toshiba MPD, MPE, and MPF series hard disk drives to pre-set transfer rate for compatible operation. Some motherboards cannot run the drive properly at the detected transfer rate. Users who experience UDMA messages of intermittent failing upon starting the Operating System should run the appropriate UDMA utility.
UDMA Utility
(For MPG Series Hard Drives)

ZIPata245.zip [8KB]
The UDMA utility is designed to change the transfer mode of Fujitsu's Branded Toshiba MPG series hard disk drives to pre-set transfer rate for compatible operation. Some motherboards cannot run the drive properly at the detected transfer rate. Users who experience UDMA messages of intermittent failing upon starting the Operating System should run the appropriate UDMA utility.

 

Flash Utility
Software Name Description
Fujitsu Branded Toshiba HDD Flash Utility
(For MPG3xxxAT Models)

EXEgen_upgrade101.exe [1.8MB]

White Paper
PDF Reliability Improvement for
5400 RPM ATA Drives Models
MPG3102AT and MPG3204AT
[6KB]
A utility to upgrade model MPG3102AT and MPG3204AT 5400 RPM IDE/ATA hard disk drivers only. This utility checks your system for applicable drives and will automatically update the firmware with a new version that can offer improved reliability in some systems.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE:
Download the "gen_upgrade101" utility below to your hard disk drive. When download is complete, execute and then follow the on-screen instructions to create a floppy disk based firmware upgrade utility (1.44MB Floppy Diskette Required).

 

Change Definition Utility
Software Name Description
Change Definition Utility
ZIPchgdef2.zip [137KB]
The Change Definition utility is designed to alter certain drive parameters (including Unit Attention, Bus Parity, and SCSI level) for the Fujitsu Branded Toshiba M16xx and M2915 family of drives. This is only for the SCSI interface of these drives. The files available here are in Pkzip format. The files should be unZIPed before installation is attempted.

 

Erase Utility
Software Name Description
Fujitsu Branded Toshiba Erase Utility
ZIPfjerase.zip [31KB]
Note: This program works only with any Fujitsu Branded Toshiba IDE/ATA hard disk drives

This procedure performs a pseudo-formatting to the drive. It erases all of your previous data and reinitializes it to "00" pattern. By performing this task, you will be able to erase the whole user area including your Master Boot Record, Partition Table, FAT (File Allocation Table), and all the files and data it refers to. Use this program if you want to be sure your drive is clean.

Warning:
All the previous data will be lost when performing the 'Erase' task. Please backup all your important files and data before running this program.

 

Disk Manager®
Software Name Description
Ontrack® Disk Manager®
Download and purchase from
the Ontrack web site
Note: You do not need Disk Manager® if your BIOS recognizes the full drive capacity

Disk Manager® is a dynamic drive overlay that allows you to override the drive settings from your BIOS setup. Disk Manager is made by Ontrack Computer, Inc. for Fujitsu Branded Toshiba hard disk drive products. It is available from their website for purchase.

Please take the following steps:
  • Make sure the controller or BIOS has LBA mode enabled to gain the full capacity
    of the drive.
  • If you do not have either an IDE/ATA controller or LBA mode support, leave it at the detected
    settings and run Disk Manager overlay.

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