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Vostro Windows 8.1 Update Product Support


Table of Contents:

  1. 2420
  2. 2520
  3. 3360
  4. 3460
  5. 3560
  6. 470
  7. 270
  8. 270s
  9. 2421
  10. 2521
  11. 5460
  12. 5470
  13. 5560
  14. 3900MT
  15. Return to Windows 8.1 Update Checklist


2420

Vostro 2420 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 2420 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




No product-specific problems identified directly after update.


2520

Vostro 2520 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 2520 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: After a clean install uprade the DW1704 Bluetooth card may show a yellow bang in Device Manager.

Solution: Update the DW1704 Bluetooth driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


3360

Vostro 3360 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 3360 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: Device Manager may show "Unknown device" and yellow exclamation mark for ISCT.

Solution: Update the ISCT driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1."


Problem: The function button cannot launch the Windows Mobility Center application.

Solution: Update the System BIOS and the QuickSet application from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1."


Problem: Device Manager may show a yellow exclamation mark next to the Bluetooth device.

Solution: Update the Bluetooth driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


Problem: Device Manager may show a yellow exclamation mark for the fingerprint reader hardware.

Solution: Update the fingerprint reader driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


3460

Vostro 3460 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 3460 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: Device Manager may show a yellow exclamation mark next to the Bluetooth device.

Solution: Update the Bluetooth driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


3560

Vostro 3560 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 3560 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: After a clean install upgrade the web camera does not work.

Solution: Update the webcam driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


470

Vostro 470 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 470 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: The Bluetooth card may automatically disconnect after pairing with a PC or Phone.

Solution: Update your DW1704 Bluetooth driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


270

Vostro 270 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 270 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: The Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 wireless card may show a yellow exclamation mark in Device Manager.

Solution: Update your wireless driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


270s

Vostro 270s systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 270s does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: An error message pops up when refreshing and resetting for PBR test.

Solution: Update to the latest version of Dell Backup and Recovery (DBAR) from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website to avoid any functional problems.


Problem: The Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 wireless card may show a yellow exclamation mark in Device Manager.

Solution: Update your wireless driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


2421

Vostro 2421 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 2421 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: Device Manager may show a yellow exclamation mark on the 1705 or 1703 WLAN device.

Solution: Update your WLAN driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


Problem: The Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 wireless card may show a yellow exclamation mark in Device Manager.

Solution: Update your wireless driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


2521

Vostro 2521 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 2521 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




Problem: The wireless card may show a yellow exclamation mark in Device Manager.

Solution: Update your DW1703 or DW1704 wireless driver from the Dell Drivers and Downloads website after upgrading to Windows 8.1.


5460

Vostro 5460 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 5460 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




No product-specific problems identified directly after update.


5470

Vostro 5470 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 5470 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




No product-specific problems identified directly after update.


5560

Vostro 5560 systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 5560 does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




No product-specific problems identified directly after update.


3900MT

Vostro 3900MT systems have been tested for support of Windows 8.1 update. The 3900MT does support update to Windows 8.1, with the following open issues directly after update:




No product-specific problems identified directly after update.


Return to the Windows 8.1 update Checklist

Once you have identified that your system supports an update to Windows 8.1, be sure to return to the Dell Windows 8.1 Update Checklist to continue on the path to Windows 8.1.

Return to the Windows 8.1 update Checklist


 


Article ID: SLN287174

Last Date Modified: 10/06/2015 08:45 AM


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