This article describes the Dell Control Point software and how to install it.
Dell Control Point 1.4 is a Dell branded control panel to simplify Dell hardware configuration. It is made from different modules so that users can easily install these modules on their systems. There are several advantages:
There are three main modules in Dell Control Point 1.4:
Most 2011 models of Latitude, Optiplex and Precision systems should have Dell Control Point 1.4 preinstalled.Dell Control point is available via download at http://www.dell.com/support/drivers under the ControlPoint category.
Dell Control Point 1.4 is module-based software. Installation requires three main modules to be installed independent of each other. These are:
You can run DCP by just installing System Manager as it already has most of the essential tools like power settings, ambient light sensor and keyboard backlit configuration. However, for extended support on your connection, the Connection Manager is required for advanced networking too, and Security Manager is a shortcut portal to the Embassy Wave Suite security software.
Run the System Manager file first after these 3 files are downloaded. Once the setup is completed, restart the system and continue with the Connection Manager.
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Last Date Modified: 04/29/2015 12:18 PM