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Latitude E6410: Windows 7 Driver installation order



Article Summary: This article provides information on the correct order to install drivers for Windows 7 on Latitude E6410.


Microsoft Windows 7

After a clean installation of the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system, you must install the following drivers / software packages in the following sequence.

NOTE: Some components may or may not be on your system depending on build and specification.

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. Dell System Software - System Utilities
  2. Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility - Chipset Drivers
  3. Intel AMT HECI - Intel AMT HECI
  4. Video Driver Installation - Video
  5. IDT 92HDxxx HD Audio - Audio
  6. Intel Rapid Storage Technology - Serial ATA
  7. Ricoh R5U24x Memory Card Reader - Chipset
  8. ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor - Chipset
  9. Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device - Network
  10. Intel WiFi Link 6xxx Series WLAN Half-Mini Card - Network
  11. Intel WiMAX Link 6250 - Network
  12. Conexant D330,HDA,MDC,v.92 Modem - Modem/Communications
  13. Dell Wireless 5540 HSPA Mini Card - Modem/Communications
  14. Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Module - Network
  15. Dell Multi-Touch Touchpad - Mouse, Keyboard & Input Devices
  16. Dell ControlPoint Security Device Driver Pack - Dell Data Protection
NOTE: Please use this page only as a guide, illustrating how Device Manager will look during driver install. Drivers can be downloaded from www.dell.com/support

Dell System Software

Install the Dell System Software update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the DVD, choose Windows 7>System Utilities>Dell System Software.

Dell System Software is a compilation of critical Microsoft hotfixes & updates and also enables and enhances the smart card controller

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

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Intel AMT HECI

Install the Intel AMT HECI Package from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. Choose Windows 7>Drivers >Chipset Drivers>Intel AMT HECI.

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Video Driver Installation

NOTE: If the system supports nVidia Optimus, be sure to install the Intel HD Video driver first, follow by nVidia driver installation later. Install Intel GMA High-Definition Graphics Driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Video Drivers>Intel GMA High-Definition Graphics Driver.

Install the nVidia Video Driver or Intel GMA Video Driver from www.dell.com/supportor by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. Choose Windows 7>Video Drivers>nVidia NVS 3100M or Intel QM57/QS57 NB Gfx - Intel GMA HD.

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

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Intel Rapid Storage Technology

Install the Intel Rapid Storage Technology by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. Choose Windows 7>Serial ATA Drivers>Intel Rapid Storage Technology. This will install the updated SATA driver with Intel Rapid Storage Technology.

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Ricoh R5U24x Memory Card Reader

Install the media card driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Chipset Drivers>Ricoh R5U24x Memory Card Reader . This will install the updated media card driver with Ricoh R5U24x Memory Card Reader .

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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 driver from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Chipset Drivers >ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor.

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Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device

Check if the network card driver is installed by looking at Device Manager shown below. It will show an exclamation mark on Ethernet Controller. Install the Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Network Drivers>Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device

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Intel WiFi Link 6xxx Series WLAN Half-Mini Card

Check if the WLAN driver is installed by looking at Device Manager shown below. It will show an exclamation mark on Network Controller. For this example, we're using the Intel 6250 WLAN card. Install the Intel WiFi Link 6xxx Series WLAN Half-Mini Card update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Network Drivers>Intel WiFi Link 6xxx Series WLAN Half-Mini Card

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Intel WiMAX Link 6250

Check if the WiMAX driver is installed by looking at Device Manager shown below. For this example, we're using the Intel 6250 WLAN card. Install the Intel WiMAX Link 6250 update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Network Drivers>Intel WiMAX Link 6250

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Conexant D330,HDA,MDC,v.92 Modem

By default a generic Conexant driver is installed however please update the Conexant D330,HDA,MDC,v.92 Modem update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Communication Drivers>Conexant D330,HDA,MDC,v.92 Modem

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Dell Wireless 5540 HSPA Mini Card

Check if the WWAN driver is installed by looking at Device Manager shown below. For this example, we're using the Dell 5540 WWAN card. Install the Dell Wireless 5540 HSPA Mini Card update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Communication Drivers>Dell Wireless 5540 HSPA Mini Card

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Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Module

By default the Bluetooth driver is installed however please update the Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Module update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Network Applications>Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Module

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Dell Multi-Touch Touchpad

Check if the touchpad driver is installed by looking at Device Manager shown below. Install the Dell Multi-Touch Touchpad update from www.dell.com/support or by inserting the Dell Resource DVD. If you are installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Input Drivers>Dell Multi-Touch Touchpad

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Dell ControlPoint Security Device Driver Pack

By default the fingerprint driver is not installed. The Dell ControlPoint Security Device Driver Pack can be updated through the www.dell.com/support website or Resource DVD. If installing from the disc, choose Windows 7>Control Point>Dell ControlPoint Security Device Driver Pack.

This will install the updated fingerprint reader driver. This driver is only needed when the system is purchased with fingerprint reader.

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Article ID: SLN285205

Last Date Modified: 03/14/2018 04:55 PM


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