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Special instructions for installing dual Storage Control Modules

The MPIO driver requires additional steps for dual Storage Control Module (SCM) functionality.

Microsoft* Windows MPIO Driver update (PDF)icon
Size:324 KB
Date: March 2009
Additional steps for Windows 2003* (PDF) icon
Size: 708 KB
Date: December 2008
Additional steps for Windows 2008* (PDF) icon
Size: 597 KB
Date: December 2008
SuSE Linux Enterprise 10* (PDF)icon
Size: 3,359 KB
Date: April 2009
SuSE Linux Enterprise* 11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux* 6.0

Windows 2008 Small Business Server* (SBS) may have Automatic Short File Name Generation disabled. If the mpio.sys driver fails to install with the error:

For more detail refer to MPIO install.LOG located under C/programs files X86/ Intel Storage controller.
It is recommended to restart the system and try to reinstall the program again.

or Device Manager shows four instances of "Intel® Multi-Flex SCSI Disk", please use the MPIO driver version MultiFlex_2_01_0140_20 or later. The installer package has been updated from version MultiFlex_2_01_0140_19 to work correctly with SBS. The driver itself is the same in both versions 19 and 20.


Note: PDF Files require Adobe Acrobat* Reader*

Operating System:

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10*, Windows Server 2008 *, Windows Server 2003 *

This applies to:

Intel® Compute Module MFS2600KI
Intel® Compute Module MFS5000SI
Intel® Compute Module MFS5520VIR
Intel® Modular Server System MFSYS25
Intel® Modular Server System MFSYS25V2
Intel® Modular Server System MFSYS35

Solution ID: CS-029441
Last Modified: 25-Jul-2012
Date Created: 18-Jun-2008
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