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Microsoft Windows OS Patches and QFEs, A03
USB registry patch for Windows XP, multi-system.
Release Date 11/14/2001
Importance: Optional
Version: A03

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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: 29KB

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USB registry patch for Windows XP, multi-system.

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.


Dimension 2100
Dimension 4200 (Germany and Japan Only)
Dimension 4300
Dimension 8200
Dimension L___cxe
OptiPlex GX115
OptiPlex GX150
OptiPlex GX400
OptiPlex GX50
Precision 330
Precision 340
Precision 530
Operating Systems
MS Windows XP

Applies to

  • Windows OS Patches and QFEs

Fixes & Enhancements

Enables S3 wake functionality for Dell systems running Windows XP and utilizing a USB HID (Human Interface Device) device

Installation instructions

Save the file eable_S3.exe to your hard drive. After the file has 
downloaded, double click on the file and follow the instructions to 
extract the files to the hard drive. The default directory is C:\Dell. 
After extracting the files, follow the instructions that appear on the 
install.txt to complete the installation. The Enable_s3.reg can be located 
in the default directory (C:\Dell).            


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