Initial release for Memory Card Reader.

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release


Version 6.1.7601.39013, A00



Release date

04 Jun 2012

Last Updated

24 Oct 2012


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:CardReader_Realtek_W7_A00_Setup-KY9RG_ZPE.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 8 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

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

Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Applies to
Realtek RTS5179 Card Reader RTS5179
Realtek RTS5179GR USB2.0 Card Reader Controller
Installation instructions
1. Download driver package
2. Excute the package and lunch it to auto extract and install driver.

Reboot will be required
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).