Solid-State Drives and Caching
Intel® High Performance Solid-State Drives
Installing and running the Intel® Solid-State Drive Toolbox

The Intel® Solid-State Drive Toolbox enables you to update the firmware and run diagnostic tests on your Intel® Solid-State Drive (Intel® SSD). It displays space (used and free) and projected life of the drive. It can also produce a log file that is vital for Intel engineers when diagnosing any Intel® SSD problems.

The Intel Solid-State Drive Toolbox is only available for Microsoft Windows* Operating Systems. If you have an Apple* or Linux* computer, then use the Intel® Solid-State Drive Firmware Update Tool.

Installation

After downloading the Intel® Solid-State Drive Toolbox, follow these steps:

  1. Read and accept the license agreement.

  2. Click RUN.

  3. Select a language.

  4. Click Next.

  5. Read and accept the license agreement.

  6. Select destination folder if required and click Next.

  7. Review the Pre-Installation Summary and click Install.

  8. Select the check box Launch the Intel® SSD Toolbox and click Next.

  9. Click Done.

    The Intel® Solid-State Drive Toolbox opens as shown below.

Operating System:

Windows 7 *, Windows 7 (32-bit)*, Windows 7 (64-bit)*, Windows 7 Enterprise, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Enterprise, 64-bit version*, Windows 7 Home Basic, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Home Basic, 64-bit version*, Windows 7 Home Premium, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Home Premium, 64-bit version*, Windows 7 Professional, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Professional, 64-bit version*, Windows 7 Starter Edition*, Windows 7 Ultimate, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Ultimate, 64-bit version*, Windows 7(RC1, 32-bit)*, Windows 7(RC1, 64-bit)*, Windows 8*, Windows 8, 32-bit*, Windows 8, 64-bit*

This applies to:

Intel® SSD 310 Series
Intel® SSD 311 Series
Intel® SSD 320 Series
Intel® SSD 330 Series
Intel® SSD 335 Series
Intel® SSD 510 Series
Intel® SSD 530 Series
Intel® SSD 710 Series
Intel® SSD DC S3500 Series
Intel® SSD Firmware Update Tool
Intel® SSD Toolbox
Intel® SSD X18-M Series
Intel® SSD X25-E Series
Intel® SSD X25-M Series
Intel® SSD X25-V Series

Solution ID: CS-032995
Last Modified: 25-Aug-2014
Date Created: 28-Nov-2011