Driver Details

Repository Manager v.1.4

Dell Repository Manager is an application that allows you to create customized bundles and repositories on systems running the Microsoft Windows operating system. The customized bundles and repositories are made up of Dell Update Packages (DUPs) based on certain specified criteria. DUPs are software utilities provided by Dell to update specific software components on Dell PowerEdge systems. Using Repository Manager ensures that your Dell PowerEdge system is equipped with the latest BIOS, driver, firmware, and software updates.

Fixes & Enhancements

- DRM is integrated with Dell OpenManage Essentials (OME) and Dell System Management plug-in for VMware vCenter to fetch system inventory data for creating customized local repositories
- The Repository compare function is replaced by the new Repository Update function.
- Compare link is replaced by the Update link to facilitate checks for latest available updates to a repository
- Change the menu bar in main user interface. The menu items of the main menu bar are:
- Create
- Open
- Remove
- Properties
- Update
- Inventory
Click Create, Open or Inventory will bring a drop-down sub-menu
- View inventory data fetched from OME or Dell System Management plug-in for VMware vCenter
- Refresh repositories built from OME or Dell System Management plug-in for VMware vCenter
- A Settings icon is provided on the right-hand side corner of the DRM screen that facilitates configuration of a:
- default repository which you can open while running DRM
- default source repository which you can use as a default repository to update a local repository
- default proxy settings Using this icon, you can also check for availability of the latest versions of DRM
- check and update the existing version of DRM with a newer version
- Two new options are added in Light Weight Deployment Wizard
- Force scripts to update regardless of version or date
- Combine selected bundles into one folder
- Improve the Operating System filter for bundle and component
- DRM Default proxy settings to override the proxy server settings in Microsoft Internet Explorer(IE)
- Check and update the existing version of DRM when new versions are available


Version A00, 1.4


Systems Management

Release date

01 Jun 2012

Last Updated

11 Apr 2013



Available formats

File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:ReadMe_Dell_RM_1 4 104.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 11KB
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File Format:Microsoft Windows Installer
File Name:Dell_Repository_Manager_1.4.104.msi
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 8MB
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Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x86
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64
Windows XP Embedded
Windows XP, 64-bit

Applies to

Dell Repository Manager

Installation instructions

1) Click Download now.
The File Download window appears.
2) Click the Save button.
The Save As window appears.
3) Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.
4) Click the Save button.
A progress meter moves as the download is completed.
5) If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.
6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.
7) Follow on screen install instructions

Important Information

Repository Manager can be installed on any system (desktop, laptop, server) running Microsoft Windows.
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 must be installed on the system on which you install Repository Manager.

Repository Manager can be used to manage the update catalogs for Dell OptiPlex, Precision, Latitude client systems, PowerEdge Servers as well as select PowerVault and Equalogic systems.

An Internet connection is required to use certain features of Dell Repository Manager.
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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).