CyberLink Dell MediaDirect M08, A00

MediaDirect 3.3 Web Post Patch to fix Closed Caption issue for the following Inspirons:
Inspiron 1420
Inspiron 1520
Inspiron 1720
Inspiron XPS M1330
Vostro 1400
Vostro 1500
Vostro 1700

Fixes & Enhancements

1. Fixed Closed Caption in both Windows and Express modes of MediaDirect.


Version A00, A00



Release date

29 Oct 2007

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


Available formats

File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:R166164_FixClosedCaptions_inXPe.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 61 MB
Format Description:This format consists of an archive of text files used to provide help and procedural information to the customer.
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By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Supported Operating Systems
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows XP
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for R166164_FixClosedCaptions_inXPe.exe:

To download the patch, perform the following steps:

Click Download Now, to download the file.
The File Download window appears.
Click the Save button, and then click OK.
The Save In: window appears.
Click the down arrow, then click to select Desktop.
Click the Save button.
The file downloads to your desktop.
If the Download Complete window appears, click Close.
The file icon appears on your desktop when it has completed downloading.
After you have downloaded the update patch, perform the following steps to install it:

Locate the file on your desktop, which is named R166164_FixClosedCaptions_inXPe.exe.
Double click the icon.
User Account Control window appears. Click the Continue button.
The MediaDirect InstallShield Wizard window appears.
Click the Next button.
Install Dell MediaDirect 3.3 Patch License Agreement window appears.
Click Yes button.
Setup Complete appears. Click Finish button.
Shut down the system.
After the system is completely shut down, press the MD button to boot to MediaDirect Express.
Click 'Update' button --> MediaDirect Express will enter hibernate after patch complete.
The patch has been applied, the Closed Caption issue should be resolved.
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).