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Dell ControlVault Firmware Update
This package provides the Dell ControlVault Firmware Update and is supported on OptiPlex and Latitude models that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista and Windows 7.
Release Date 9/21/2012
Importance: Recommended

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This package provides the Dell ControlVault Firmware Update and is supported on OptiPlex and Latitude models that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista and Windows 7.

Level of Importance:Recommended

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).

Important Information

1. The latest Dell Data Protection | Access must be installed in order for the USHUPGRADE to communicate with the ControlVault. 2. "Application configuration is incorrect" is a result of an old driver pack being installed. 3. The USHUPGRADE is not a stand alone application. 4. It requires all files contained in the firmware directory to update the USH firmware. 5. The files USHUPGRADE uses depend on the particular system. 6. The USHUPGRADE can only be run by a user with Administrator privileges. 7. If running from Vista with User Account Control (UAC) enabled, the USHUPGRADE must be run as an Administrator. Please refer to the \firmware\readme.txt file for advanced command line options and result codes.


Latitude E6230
Latitude E6320
Latitude E6330
Latitude E6420
Latitude E6420 ATG
Latitude E6420 XFR
Latitude E6430
Latitude E6430 ATG
Latitude E6430s
Latitude E6500
Latitude E6520
Latitude E6530
Precision M4700
Precision M6700
Operating Systems
MS Windows 7 32-bit
MS Windows 7 64-bit
MS Windows Vista 32-bit
MS Windows Vista 64-bit
MS Windows XP

Applies to

  • Dell Device
  • Dell ControlVault
  • Dell Data Protection | Access
  • Dell Data Protection | Access -- Application

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Not Applicable. Enhancements - Improved RFID config file for tuning contactless smartcard readers in M4700 and M6700 Dell Systems.

Installation instructions

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\J5DY0". (Where 'J5DY0' 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\J5DY0" (where 'J5DY0' 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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