Dell OpenManage Client Instrumentation, v. (Core - XP/2K), A01

This is the OMCI 6.1.1 Core install for Windows 2000 Professional and
Windows XP Professional only. Windows 2000 Professional and Windows XP
Professional do not require the Full installation because the
prerequisite files are included in the operating system. However, the
full installation can also be used for Windows 2000 Professional and
Windows XP Professional.

This install supports the following languages:
Simplified Chinese

Fixes & Enhancements

Changes from 6.1 to 6.1.1 :

Additional Features
- Insert handling for non-Tach fans

Bug Fixes
- "Your system is not a Dell system" error when reinstalling OMCI on Win XP
- Thread safety issues
- Failure to report "Memory changed" event
- "Cannot find WIN.COM, unable to continue loading Windows" error
- Boot error on systems with Novell Client 32 (after OMCI uninstall)
- Memory leaks


Version (Core - XP/2K), A01


Systems Management

Release date

11 Feb 2003

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R55147.EXE
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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By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Supported Operating Systems
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Installation instructions
Default Instructions for R55147.EXE:


1. Click Download Now, to download the file. If the Export Compliance
Disclaimer window appears, click Yes, I Accept this Agreement.

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

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 R55147.EXE.

2. The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or unzip
to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R55147. 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\R55147 in the Open textbox and then click OK.

8. Follow the on-screen installation instructions.

To force OMCI to silently install for a specific language, use the
language codes shown in the table below and the following command line.
Replace with the code from the language table that
corresponds to the language you want to force. After performing the
silent installation, a manual restart is required. The full installation
packages are already separated by language, so the -l
switch is not necessary.

core611.exe -s -a -s -l
full611xx.exe -s -a -s

Language ID (hexadecimal) - Language Name
0x0804 - Chinese (Simplified)
0x0009 - English (US)
0x040C - French (Standard)
0x0007 - German (Standard)
0x0011 - Japanese
0x000a - Spanish (Standard)

With core611.exe -s -a -s -l, the default setup.iss file
of English will be used. To use the localized setup.iss file, first
extract the core installer (core611.exe), and move the corresponding
setup.iss file from the \setupdir\
subdirectory to the , then run command line setup –s –
l at the extract folder.

In order to do a silent upgrade of OMCI 6.1 to OMCI 6.1.1, [GL]
customer[GL] s are required to build a repair iss file. [GL]
Instructions on building the ISS file follow: (1) Record the repair iss
file: on a machine that already has OMCI 6.1 installed, use WINZIP to
extract the OMCI core611.exe file to a temporary folder; in the command
line, go to the temporary folder and run: setup /r /f1c:\setup.iss;
follow the steps of the installer; choose the Repair option. (2) Use the
new setup.iss file to replace the old setup.iss file that is in the
temporary folder. (3) Use the files in the temporary folder to do a
silent install by running the command: setup –s –a –s
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 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.