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Latitude XT3: Windows 7 Driver Install Order


Article Summary: This article provides information on the correct order to install drivers for Windows 7 on the Dell Latitude XT3


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Unlike Windows Vista, most of the device drivers will be preinstalled during the Windows 7 installation process. After a clean installation of the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system, you'll need only to install the following drivers and software packages.


The list below shows which section heading each driver is listed under on the www.dell.com/support website for your system. Before choosing your drivers be sure and select the correct Operating system, I.e. Windows 7 from the drop down list.
  1. Intel® Chipset Software Installation Utility - Chipset
  2. Intel Unified AMT 7 Management Interface - Chipset
  3. IDT 92HDxxx HD Audio - Audio
  4. Intel GMA HD 3000 Video Controller - Video
  5. Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device - Network
  6. Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Module - Network
  7. Wireless Driver - Network
  8. Wireless Driver - WWAN - Modem/Communications
  9. N-Trig Multi-Touch Digitizer - Input Drivers
  10. ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor - Applications Drivers
  11. Dell Data Protection | Access - Dell Data Protection
  12. Dell Touchpad Driver - Mouse, Keyboard & Input Devices

Note:
Please use this page only as a guide, it illustrates how Device Manager will look during driver install.
Drivers can be downloaded from www.dell.com/support





1

Intel® Chipset Software Installation Utility


Check if the chipset driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the Intel chipset update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Chipset Drivers>Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility.




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2

Intel Unified AMT 7 Management Interface


Check if the Intel AMT 7 Management Interface driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the chipset driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Chipset Drivers>Intel AMT 7 Management Interface driver




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3

IDT 92HDxxx HD Audio


Check if the audio driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the IDT 92HDxxx HD Audio update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Audio Drivers>IDT 92HDxxx HD Audio




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4

Intel GMA HD 3000 Video Controller


Check if the video driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the Intel Integrated Graphics update from www.dell.com/support. or by inserting the Dell ResourceCD

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Video Drivers>Intel GMA HD 3000.



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5

Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device


Check if the Ethernet driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the Ethernet driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Network Drivers >Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device




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6

Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Module


Check if the Bluetooth driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the Bluetooth driver update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Network Applications>Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Module




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7

Wireless Driver


Check if the Wireless driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the Wireless driver update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Network Drivers>Intel WiFi Link 6300 WLAN Half-Mini Card




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8

Wireless Driver - WWAN


Check if the Wireless driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the wireless driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Communication Drivers >Dell Wireless 5550 HSPA Mini Card




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9

N-Trig Multi-Touch Digitizer


Check if the Input card driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the Input driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Input Drivers >N-Trig Multi-Touch Digitizer




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10

ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor


Check if the ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Application Drivers>ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor




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11

Dell Data Protection | Access


Check if the dell data protection driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the Dell data protection driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Dell Data Protection Applications>Dell Data Protection | Access - Driver Package




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12

Dell Multi-touch Touchpad


Check if the touchpad driver is installed by looking at Device Manager (shown below). Install the touchpad driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource CD.

If you are installing from the CD, choose Windows 7>Input Drivers >Dell Multi-touch Touchpad




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Artikelnummer: SLN284515

Sidste ændringsdato: 12/24/2013 12:00 AM


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