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Dell 32 Bit Diagnostics (Graphical User Interface version), A1215
Dell 32-bit Diagnostics v1215
Release Date: 6/27/2003
Importance: Optional
Version: A1215

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Floppy Download File Download File
File Name:

CD121510.exe

Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then double-click it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 3MB

File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
File Name:

CZ121500.exe

Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 1MB

File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
File Name:

CDD1215.exe

Description: This file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 2MB

Previous Versions

No previous version available.

Description

Dell 32-bit Diagnostics v1215

Level of Importance:Optional

Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Important Information

If a system has more than 4GB of memory installed, the configuration data display for the memory module will not report the memory size properly.

Compatibility

Systems
Dimension 2300C
Dimension 2350
Dimension 2400
Dimension 4500C (Japan Only)
Dimension 4550
Dimension 4590T
Dimension 4600
Dimension 8250
Dimension 8300
Dimension 8300N
Inspiron 8500
Inspiron XPS
OptiPlex 160L
OptiPlex GX260
OptiPlex GX260n
OptiPlex GX270
OptiPlex GX270n
OptiPlex GX60
OptiPlex GX60n
OptiPlex L60
OptiPlex SX260
OptiPlex SX270
OptiPlex SX270N
Precision 360
SmartPC 350D
SmartPC 450D
SmartStep 250N
XPS/Dimension XPS
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • 32 Bit Diagnostics (Graphical User Interface version)

Fixes & Enhancements

DellDiag.exe has been enhanced to support new systems.

Installation instructions

            
Custom Instructions for CD121510.exe:

Diskette creation using CD121510.exe

Download

1. Click the location, e.g. Americas, from which you want to download 
the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click Yes, I 
Accept this Agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to 
disk and click OK.  The Save In window appears. 
4. From the Save In drop-down menu, click to select Desktop and then 
click Save.  The file will download to your desktop.
5. If a Download Complete window appears, click Close.  A new icon 
appears on your desktop.

Diskette Creation

1. Double-click the new icon on the desktop.  The Self-Extractor window 
appears.
2. Click Setup.  An MS-DOS window appears with a message indicating 
how many diskettes you will need.
3. Press the [ENTER] key. A message appears prompting you to insert a 
blank diskette. Insert a diskette into the drive.
4. Press the [ENTER] key.  A message appears indicating that all data 
on the disk will be erased.
5. Press the [y] key and then press the [ENTER] key. The files are 
copied to the diskette.  Once the files have been copied to the diskette 
a message appears prompting you to insert the next diskette.
6. Repeat steps 3 - 5 until you reach the end of the diskette set. Label 
each diskette with a disk number starting from 1.
7. After all the files have been copied to the last diskette, press the 
[ENTER] key and the MS-DOS window closes.

Running the Diagnostics

1. Insert the first diskette of the set into your diskette drive.
2. Click Start, click Shutdown, click Restart, and then click OK to reboot 
your system.
3. Follow the on-screen instructions. 

Custom Instructions for CZ121500.exe:

Hard Drive Installation using CZ121500.exe

Download

1. Click the location, e.g. Americas, from which you want to download 
the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click Yes, I 
Accept this Agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to 
disk and click OK.  The Save In window appears. 
4. From the Save In drop-down menu click to select Desktop and then 
click Save.  The file will download to your desktop.
5. If a Download Complete window appears, click Close.  A new icon 
appears on your desktop.

Install

1. Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled CZ121500.exe.
2. When the Self-Extractor window appears, click Continue.
3. A dialog box will prompt you for the directory to unzip the files to. 
Normally you should leave the default path. This path must be on an MS-
DOS FAT partition. If you extract the files to any other type of partition 
(for example NTFS) you will not be able to run the diagnostics. Write 
down the path where the files were placed.  
4. Click OK.
5. If you get a prompt asking you if you would like to create the 
directory, click YES.
6. After a few seconds a dialog box will appear that says that all files 
were successfully unzipped. Click OK to exit from the installer.

Running the Diagnostics from a Hard Drive

1. In order to run the diagnostics you must boot to an MS-DOS prompt. 
If necessary create a DOS boot disk.  For more information, refer to Dell 
Knowledge Base Article TT1014475 - "What can I use for a boot disk 
with CD-ROM support?"
2. Insert the diskette into the diskette drive and reboot the computer.
3. At the A:/> prompt, type "C:" (or the drive letter where you saved 
the diagnostics to) and then press the [ENTER] key.
4. Type "cd c:\dell\drivers\Rxxxx" (or the path that you specified 
above) and then press [ENTER].
5. Type "Delldiag" and then press [ENTER] to run the diagnostics.
6. Follow the on-screen instructions.


Custom Instructions for CDD1215.exe:

Diskette creation using CDD1215.exe

Download file CDD1215.EXE to a new folder on your system.

1. Click the "Download now" link.
2. If the Expo            
        

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