Dell Windows Debugger Utility

The Dell Windows Debugger Utility (DWDU) allows you to remotely debug the Windows kernel, and monitor Windows boot sequence, on the server through the Dell Remote Access Controller (DRAC). To do debugging, the DWDU launches tools like Windows debugger (WinDbg) or KD to perform remote debugging.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Added new platform support for Dell 12G Servers


Version 1.1, A00


Systems Management

Release date

27 Jun 2012

Last Updated

30 Jul 2013


Available formats

File Format:Microsoft Windows Installer
File Name:DWinDbg.msi
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 2 MB
Format Description:Microsoft Windows Installer Package
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File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:readme_DWindbg_A00.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 9 KB
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows Server 2003 x64
Installation instructions
To install DWDU using the Installer (.msi):
1. Download DWinDbg.msi from the Dell website at
2. Doubleclick DWinDbg.msi, Welcome to setup window is displayed

Please visit the following link for detailed instaill instructions of the product:
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).