Dell OpenManage Client Instrumentation, v., A01

The DellTM OpenManageTM Client Instrumentation (OMCI) software enables remote management application programs to access information about the client system, monitor the status of the client system, or change the state of the system, such as shutting it down remotely. OMCI exposes, through standard interfaces, key system parameters that allow administrators to manage, inventory, monitor the system health of, and gather information on deployed Dell client systems.

Fixes & Enhancements

Changes from 7.4 to 7.5:

- Support has been added for the Windows Vista Ultimate and Business Edition operating systems
- Support has been added for optionally uninstalling the OMCI driver while performing an uninstall of the OMCI product
- Support has been added for additional BIOS settings (CellularRadio, WirelessLAN, WirelessSwitchCellularControl, and WirelessSwitchWirelessLANControl)


Version, A01


Systems Management

Release date

20 Mar 2009

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 4 MB
Format 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.
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Installation instructions
Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with Setup.exe File for DELL_OPENMANAGE-CLIENT-INSTR_A01_R214476.exe


1.Click Download Now, to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click Save (Windows XP
users will click 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 labeled DELL_OPENMANAGE-CLIENT-INSTR_A01_R214476.exe.
2.The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or
unzip to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R214476. 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 the Start button and then click Run.
7.Type C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R214476 in the Open textbox and then click OK.
8.Follow the on-screen installation instructions.

Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

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).