Driver Details

Dell OpenManage Client Instrumentation, v., A00

This is the 32-bit release.
The Dell OpenManage 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 7.8 to 8.0:
-CIM 2.17 Schema Support
-New namespace (root/dcim/sysman) implemented using industry standards
-New file structure

See the Reference Guide at for detailed information on the classes and properties in the namespace listed above.


Version, A00


Systems Management

Release date

26 May 2011

Last Updated

07 Jul 2012



Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:OM_APP_WIN_R280942.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 11MB
Format DescriptionDell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
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Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows XP

Applies to

OpenManage Client Instrumentation

Installation instructions

Dell Update Package Instructions for OM_APP_WIN_R280942.EXE:


1. Click the "Download Now" link 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.
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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.​

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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 the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.