Active Directory Snap-in Utility (64bit)

Active Directory Snap-in Utility installable on management station provides an extension snap-in to the Microsoft Active Directory to manage Dell-specific Active Directory objects. Install the Dell-specific schema class definitions and the installation packages for these definitions and then this utility.

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhancements :
Added support for the following operating systems
Microsoft Windows 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 Hypervisor
Citrix XenServer 6.1
VMware ESX 4.1 U3
VMware ESXi 4.1 U3

NOTE: Microsoft Windows 2003 is not supported on Dell 12G systems.

Deprecated the following operating systems:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2

New Features:

Server Administrator:
Added support for the following Network Interface Cards (NICs), Converged Network Adapters (CNAs), and Fibre Channels (FCs):
QLogic QLE2660 Single Port FC16 HBA
QLogic QLE2662 Dual Port FC16 HBA
QLogic QME2662 Dual Port FC16 HBA Mezzanine
Emulex LPm16002 Dual Port FC16 HBA Mezz
Intel I350 2 x 1Gb BT + X520 2 x 10Gb SFP+ Rack NDC
Availability of OMSA on supported 64-bit Windows operating systems.
Added support for DIMM ranking in memory module.
Improved online help interface with Search capabilities for OMSA.
Added support for Internet Explorer 10 browser.
Added support for the Mozilla Firefox 15 and 16.
Added support for enhanced messaging, which includes unique system identifiers (system service tag, chassis service tag, and system FQDN) and message identifier (Message ID) for enhanced SNMP trap varbinds. You can associate an event to the respective server using the unique system identifiers. For more information, see the Dell Event Message Reference Guide at

Storage Management Service:
Tape drive report that helps to enumerate all the supported tape drives connected to the server.
Physical disk firmware report on the Graphical User Interface (GUI) that helps users to identify the disks for which a new firmware version is available. You can generate this report at controller or system level to get a consolidated information of the firmware versions of all physical disks attached to the server.
Enhanced Virtual Disk Wizard
Availability of RAC 5 information in the Server Administrator web page.
Saving the WebServer settings while upgrading from OM 7.1to OM 7.2.
Allow creating RAID 10-60.

For a complete list of supported operating systems and platforms, see the latest Dell Systems Software Support Matrix stored on the media.


Version 7.2.0, A01


Systems Management

Release date

11 Jan 2013

Last Updated

01 Apr 2014


Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:OM-ADSnapIn-Dell-Web-WINX64-7.2.0-6945.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 41 MB
Format Description:This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then double-click it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Other versions
8.3,A00 29 Mar 20168:18:34 AM
8.2,A00 15 Sep 20157:09:21 AM
8.1,A00 07 Apr 20151:42:22 PM
7.4,A00 11 Mar 20145:53:06 AM
7.3,A00 27 Jun 20136:02:03 AM
7.2.0,A00 18 Dec 201210:41:51 AM
Supported Operating Systems
Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2008 R2
Applies to
Active Directory Snap-in Utility (64bit)
Installation instructions
1. Click the Download File link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Extract Files
1. Browse to the location where the file is downloaded and double-click the new file to unzip the downloaded package.
2. Specify the location to unzip the files.
3. Click on the unzip button to extract files.

1. Browse to the location where the files are unzipped and run the MSI file.
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.