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Dell System Software Utility
This package provides the Dell System Software Utility and is suppported on Inspiron, OptiPlex, XPS, Vostro, Latitude, Precision models that are running the following Windows Operating System: Vista.
Release Date 4/13/2010
Importance: Urgent
Version: 6.5.0,A05

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File Format: Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® Download File Download File
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Description: Dell Update Packages in Microsoft Windows 32-bit format can be deployed on Microsoft 64-bit operating systems by implementing the WOW64 emulation applications. WOW64 is a standard feature on most Microsoft operating systems.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 17MB

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This package provides the Dell System Software Utility and is suppported on Inspiron, OptiPlex, XPS, Vostro, Latitude, Precision models that are running the following Windows Operating System: Vista.

Level of Importance:Urgent

Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.

Important Information

1. Dell System Software is a utility that provides critical updates and patches for your operating system. 2. Dell System Software is necessary for correct operation of your Dell computer. 3. The program automatically detects your computer and operating system and installs updates appropriate for your configuration. 4. If you are reinstalling the operating system it is important that this software be installed first. 5. Dell System Software now requires SP1 or higher.


Inspiron 11z (1110)
Inspiron 1320
Inspiron 1370
Inspiron 13z N301Z
Inspiron 14 Intel (N4020)
Inspiron 14 N4030
Inspiron 1410
Inspiron 1425
Inspiron 1427
Inspiron 1464
Inspiron 1470
Inspiron 14z (1470)
Inspiron 15 (1564)
Inspiron 15 (M5030)
Inspiron 15 (N5030)
Inspiron 15 Intel (N5010)
Inspiron 1525
Inspiron 1545
Inspiron 1546
Inspiron 1570
Inspiron 15z (1570)
Inspiron 1750
Inspiron 1764
Inspiron m301z AMD
Inspiron Mini 10v
Inspiron Mini 10v N
Latitude 13
Latitude 2100
Latitude 2110
Latitude E4200
Latitude E4300
Latitude E4310
Latitude E5400
Latitude E5410
Latitude E5500
Latitude E5510
Latitude E6400
Latitude E6400 ATG
Latitude E6400 XFR
Latitude E6410
Latitude E6410 ATG
Latitude E6500
Latitude E6510
Latitude XT2
Latitude XT2 XFR
Latitude Z
OptiPlex 160
OptiPlex 360
OptiPlex 380
OptiPlex 580
OptiPlex 760
OptiPlex 780
OptiPlex 960
OptiPlex 980
OptiPlex FX160
OptiPlex XE
Precision M2400
Precision M4400
Precision M4500
Precision M6400
Precision M6500
Precision T1500
Precision T3500
Precision T5500
Precision T7500
Studio 1440
Studio 1450
Studio 1457
Studio 1458
Studio 15 (1555)
Studio 1535
Studio 1537
Studio 1555
Studio 1557
Studio 1558
Studio 1569
Studio 15z
Studio 1735
Studio 1737
Studio 1749
Studio XPS 13
Studio XPS 16
Studio XPS 1645
Studio XPS 1647
Vostro 1011
Vostro 1014
Vostro 1015
Vostro 1088
Vostro 1220
Vostro 1320
Vostro 1420
Vostro 1520
Vostro 1720
Vostro 220
Vostro 220s
Vostro 230
Vostro 230s
Vostro 320
Vostro 420
Vostro 430
Vostro A180
Vostro A840
Vostro A860
XPS 625
XPS 730 H2C
XPS 730x
XPS 730X H2C
Operating Systems
MS Windows Vista 32-bit

Applies to

  • Dell System Software

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Not Applicable Enhancements - Removed support for Windows Vista RTM. Dell System Software now requires SP1 or higher. - Added following Microsoft hot fixes: 975755 976035 972903 975163

Installation instructions

Dell Update Package Instructions


1. Click Download File to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.


1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file. 
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.

Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with Setup.exe File


1.Click Download File, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save or Save this program to disk and click OK. The Save In: window appears. 
3. From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to select Desktop and click Save. The file will download to your desktop.
4. If the Download Complete window appears, click Close. The file icon appears on your desktop.


1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop 
2.The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or unzip to "C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R259999". (Where 'R259999' is the name of the file to be downloaded). Write down this path so the executable (I.e.Setup.exe) file can be found later.
3. The Self-Extractor window appears.
4. Click OK.
5. After completing the file extraction, if the Self-Extractor window is still open, close it.
6. Click Start button and then click Run.
7. Type "C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R259999" (Where 'R259999' is the name of the file) in the Open textbox and then click OK.
8. Follow the on-screen installation instructions.            


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