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Can't Update Firmware of Vertex2(Boot Drive)

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hey guys,

i checked the firmware of my vertex2 ssd and i saw firmware 1.25
so i want to install the latest one 1.28.
but when i ran ocz toolbox it can't see my ssd.
yes, i already tried "run as administrator" but didn't help.

in the notes of ocz toolbox is written: "Firmware update on primary SSD (OS install) is disabled temporarily"

what!?

please help...
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You have to have windows installed on a seperate hard drive to update the ocz firmware
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so i need to format the ssd and install win7 on my hdd and then update??
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but it is disabled temporarily, so i can wait...right?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by musi;12445185 
so i need to format the ssd and install win7 on my hdd and then update??

You can boot from usb using linux.
Everything you nee to know is here:-
http://www.ocztechnologyforum.com/forum/content.php?306-SSD-ABC-Guide

Or the linux way:-
http://www.ocztechnologyforum.com/forum/showthread.php?82289-OCZ-Sandforce-Linux-based-firmware-update-tool
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