Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with HTML Pop-Up Window for
1.Click Download Now, to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to
disk (Windows XP users, click Save) 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
name icon appears on your desktop.
1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled R176546.EXE.
The Self-Extractor window appears.
2.Click OK or Continue.
The Self-Extracting Driver Installation window appears and prompts to
extract files to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R176546.
3.Leave all of the default settings and click Unzip or OK. If the
directory doesn't exist, you'll be prompted to create one. Click Yes. A
Self Extractor window appears and indicates C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R176546 files were
Follow the on-screen installation instructions in the window.
HTML Pop-Up With Install Now Button
1.The Dell Software Installation Documentation window appears.
2.Click the Install Now button. A File Download window appears.
3.Click Run this program from its current location and click OK.
The Security Warning window appears.
4.Click Yes. The InstallShield Wizard window appears.
5.Follow the on-screen instructions.
BEFORE UPDATING FIRMWARE REMOVE ANY MEMORY CARDS FROM THE CARD READER SLOTS.
DO NOT POWER DOWN COMPUTER UNTIL FIRMWARE UPDATE IS COMPLETE.
Click Continue in the Vista - User Account Control popup window.
13-1 Firmware version 7.00 will be updated to 19-1 Firmware version 7.08
After Computer Shutdown, remove the AC plug, and wait for one minute before turning the computer on.
Click Cancel if a Vista - Found New DFU Hardware Widow appears.
Go to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R176546 and repeat the firmware update.
The message to Shutdown the computer after the firmware update may timeout and disappear.
Without the computer Shutdown, the Card Reader icons will not appear in "Computer".
Shutdown the computer and turn the computer back on after one minute.
If the Card Reader icons still do not appear in "Computer", reinstall the driver.
1. Click Start
2. Right click Computer and select Manage
3. Click Continue in User Account Control
4. Click Device Manager in Computer Management
5. Expand Universal Serial Bus controllers
6. Right click one of the USB Mass Storage Device's and select Uninstall
7. Click OK to confirm the Uninstall
8. Wait for a "Your devices are ready to use" message and check for Card Reader icons in "Computer"
If the Card Reader icons still do not appear in "Computer",
go to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R176546 and repeat the firmware update.