Applicable Models

IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.

This information is for the following models:

  • VPCCA15FX
  • VPCCA17FL
  • VPCCA190L
  • VPCCA190S
  • VPCCA190X
  • VPCCA22FX
  • VPCCA25FX
  • VPCCA27FL
  • VPCCA290L
  • VPCCA290X
  • VPCCA2SFX
  • VPCCA37FL
  • VPCCA390L
  • VPCCA390X
  • VPCCA3AFX
  • VPCCB190X
  • VPCCB22FD
  • VPCCB22FX
  • VPCCB290X
  • VPCCB32FD
  • VPCCB390X
  • VPCEA20EL
  • VPCEA20FB
  • VPCEA21FD
  • VPCEA21FX
  • VPCEA22FX
  • VPCEA23EL
  • VPCEA23FB
  • VPCEA25FL
  • VPCEA27FL
  • VPCEA290L
  • VPCEA290S
  • VPCEA290X
  • VPCEA2FFX
  • VPCEA2KGX
  • VPCEA2LGX
  • VPCEA2MGX
  • VPCEA2PGX
  • VPCEA2QGX
  • VPCEA2SGX
  • VPCEA2TGX
  • VPCEA2UFX
  • VPCEA2VFX
  • VPCEA2VGX
  • VPCEA2WGX
  • VPCEA30EL
  • VPCEA33FB
  • VPCEA33FD
  • VPCEA33FX
  • VPCEA35FL
  • VPCEA37FL
  • VPCEA390L
  • VPCEA390S
  • VPCEA390X
  • VPCEA3AFX
  • VPCEA3BFX
  • VPCEA3CFX
  • VPCEA3EGX
  • VPCEA3FFX
  • VPCEA3HGX
  • VPCEA3KGX
  • VPCEA3LGX
  • VPCEA3MGX
  • VPCEA3PGX
  • VPCEA3TFX
  • VPCEA3UFX
  • VPCEA40EL
  • VPCEA43FB
  • VPCEA43FX
  • VPCEA44FX
  • VPCEA45FL
  • VPCEA45FX
  • VPCEA490X
  • VPCEA4AFX
  • VPCEA4BGX
  • VPCEA4DGX
  • VPCEB11FD
  • VPCEB11FM
  • VPCEB11FX
  • VPCEB11GD
  • VPCEB11GX
  • VPCEB12FD
  • VPCEB12FX
  • VPCEB13EB
  • VPCEB13EL
  • VPCEB14FD
  • VPCEB14FX
  • VPCEB15EL
  • VPCEB15FB
  • VPCEB17FL
  • VPCEB18FD
  • VPCEB190L
  • VPCEB190S
  • VPCEB190X
  • VPCEB1AFX
  • VPCEB1AGX
  • VPCEB1BGX
  • VPCEB1CGX
  • VPCEB1DGX
  • VPCEB1EGX
  • VPCEB1FGX
  • VPCEB1GGX
  • VPCEB1HFX
  • VPCEB1HGX
  • VPCEB1JFX
  • VPCEB1LFX
  • VPCEB1MFX
  • VPCEB1PFX
  • VPCEB1QGX
  • VPCEB1RGX
  • VPCEB1TFX
  • VPCEB1TGX
  • VPCEB21FD
  • VPCEB23FM
  • VPCEB23FX
  • VPCEB24FD
  • VPCEB24FX
  • VPCEB25FL
  • VPCEB26FX
  • VPCEB26GM
  • VPCEB290L
  • VPCEB290S
  • VPCEB290X
  • VPCEB2AFD
  • VPCEB2FFX
  • VPCEB2KGX
  • VPCEB2LGX
  • VPCEB2MGX
  • VPCEB2NGX
  • VPCEB2PGX
  • VPCEB2SFX
  • VPCEB2TFX
  • VPCEB2TGX
  • VPCEB2UFX
  • VPCEB31FD
  • VPCEB31FX
  • VPCEB33FD
  • VPCEB33FM
  • VPCEB33FX
  • VPCEB33GX
  • VPCEB36GM
  • VPCEB36GX
  • VPCEB390S
  • VPCEB390X
  • VPCEB3AFD
  • VPCEB3AFM
  • VPCEB3AFX
  • VPCEB3CFX
  • VPCEB3DFX
  • VPCEB3EFX
  • VPCEB3GGX
  • VPCEB3HGX
  • VPCEB3KFX
  • VPCEB3MFX
  • VPCEB3PGX
  • VPCEB3QFX
  • VPCEB3SGX
  • VPCEB3TFX
  • VPCEB42FM
  • VPCEB42FX
  • VPCEB43FD
  • VPCEB43FX
  • VPCEB46FD
  • VPCEB46FX
  • VPCEB47GM
  • VPCEB490X
  • VPCEB4AFD
  • VPCEB4AFX
  • VPCEB4BGX
  • VPCEB4FFX
  • VPCEB4GFX
  • VPCEB4HGX
  • VPCEB4KFX
  • VPCEC22FX
  • VPCEC290X
  • VPCEC2FFX
  • VPCEC2GGX
  • VPCEC2JFX
  • VPCEC2JGX
  • VPCEC2KGX
  • VPCEC2LGX
  • VPCEC2NGX
  • VPCEC2PGX
  • VPCEC390X
  • VPCEC490X
  • VPCEC4BFX
  • VPCEE21FX
  • VPCEE22FX
  • VPCEE23EB
  • VPCEE23EL
  • VPCEE23FD
  • VPCEE23FX
  • VPCEE31FX
  • VPCEE32FD
  • VPCEE32FX
  • VPCEE33EL
  • VPCEE33FX
  • VPCEE35FX
  • VPCEE3WFX
  • VPCEE41FD
  • VPCEE41FX
  • VPCEE42FX
  • VPCEE43EB
  • VPCEE43EL
  • VPCEE43FD
  • VPCEE43FX
  • VPCEE44FM
  • VPCEE45FB
  • VPCEE47FL
  • VPCEE47FX
  • VPCEF21FD
  • VPCEF22FX
  • VPCEF34FD
  • VPCEF34FX
  • VPCEF44FX
  • VPCEG10EL
  • VPCEG11FX
  • VPCEG12FX
  • VPCEG13EB
  • VPCEG13EL
  • VPCEG13FX
  • VPCEG15FB
  • VPCEG15FD
  • VPCEG15FL
  • VPCEG15FX
  • VPCEG190S
  • VPCEG190X
  • VPCEG1AFX
  • VPCEG1BFX
  • VPCEG1DGX
  • VPCEG1EGX
  • VPCEG20EL
  • VPCEG21FX
  • VPCEG23EL
  • VPCEG23FD
  • VPCEG23FX
  • VPCEG25FD
  • VPCEG25FL
  • VPCEG25FX
  • VPCEG290X
  • VPCEG2AGX
  • VPCEG2CFX
  • VPCEG2DFX
  • VPCEG30EL
  • VPCEG32FX
  • VPCEG33EB
  • VPCEG33FL
  • VPCEG33FX
  • VPCEG34FX
  • VPCEG35FB
  • VPCEG35FD
  • VPCEG35FL
  • VPCEG390X
  • VPCEG3AGX
  • VPCEG3BFX
  • VPCEG3BGX
  • VPCEG3PFX
  • VPCEG3WFX
  • VPCEH10EB
  • VPCEH11FX
  • VPCEH12FX
  • VPCEH13FD
  • VPCEH13FX
  • VPCEH14FM
  • VPCEH15FD
  • VPCEH15FX
  • VPCEH18GM
  • VPCEH190X
  • VPCEH1AFX
  • VPCEH1BFX
  • VPCEH1CFX
  • VPCEH1DFX
  • VPCEH1EGX
  • VPCEH1FGX
  • VPCEH1GGX
  • VPCEH21FD
  • VPCEH22FX
  • VPCEH23FD
  • VPCEH23FX
  • VPCEH24FX
  • VPCEH25FD
  • VPCEH25FM
  • VPCEH27FD
  • VPCEH290S
  • VPCEH290X
  • VPCEH2AFX
  • VPCEH2CFX
  • VPCEH2DFX
  • VPCEH2FGX
  • VPCEH2IFX
  • VPCEH2KFX
  • VPCEH2LGX
  • VPCEH30EB
  • VPCEH30EL
  • VPCEH31FD
  • VPCEH32FX
  • VPCEH33FD
  • VPCEH34FX
  • VPCEH35FD
  • VPCEH35FM
  • VPCEH37FX
  • VPCEH390X
  • VPCEH3AFX
  • VPCEH3DGX
  • VPCEH3EGX
  • VPCEH3HFX
  • VPCEH3JFX
  • VPCEH3KFX
  • VPCEH3LFX
  • VPCEH3MFX
  • VPCEH3QFX
  • VPCEH40EB
  • VPCEJ14FX
  • VPCEJ190X
  • VPCEJ22FX
  • VPCEJ290X
  • VPCEJ2BFX
  • VPCEL10EL
  • VPCEL13FD
  • VPCEL13FX
  • VPCEL15FD
  • VPCEL15FX
  • VPCEL22FX
  • VPCEL23FD
  • VPCEL24FX
  • VPCEL25FD
  • VPCF220FD
  • VPCF2290L
  • VPCF2290S
  • VPCF2290X
  • VPCF22IFX
  • VPCF22JFX
  • VPCF22KFX
  • VPCF231FD
  • VPCF234FD
  • VPCF2390S
  • VPCF2390X
  • VPCF23AFX
  • VPCF23EFX
  • VPCF23JFX

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility updates the Hitachi DVD-RAM GT30N Firmware to version KS06 to reduce the speed of rotation of the optical drive to improve audio CD playback.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 7 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • EP0000600408.exe

File Version

  • KS06

File Size

  • 3.34 MB

Release Date

  • 03-12-2012

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • During the installation of this file, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  • It is highly recommended to print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download & Install


Download and Installation Instructions
  1. To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  2. Download the HLFOPD-00731201-US.EXE file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  3. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the HLFOPD-00264794-1040.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. If the "Select Language" screen appears, select the language you wish to use, and then click "OK".
  6. At the "Select Country" screen, select the country for this installation, and then click "Next".
  7. At the "Hitachi DVD-RAM GT30N Drive Firmware Update Ver. KS06" screen, click "Next".
  8. At the "License Agreement" dialog, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click "I Agree" to continue with the installation.
  9. At the "FwFlash" box, click "OK".
  10. At the next "FwFlash" box, select the "HL-DT-ST DVD-RAM GT30N" option from the drop-down box, then click the "FW Flashup" button.
    NOTE: At this point the drive will be updated with the new firmware. This process may take a few minutes.
  11. At the "The flashup finished" screen, click "OK".
  12. At the "FwFlash" box, click the "X" in the upper right corner.
  13. At the "The device update has completed successfully. Please re-boot your computer" screen, click "OK".
  14. Restart the computer.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the Hitachi® DVD-RAM GT30N Firmware Update is complete.