Driver Details

Intel 945GM Graphics Controller, v., A06

This package provides the Intel 945GM Graphics Controllers Driver and is supported on Latitude D420/D430/D520/D620/D820, XPS Desktop M1210 and Inspiron 640m/9400/E1705/I6400/E1505 models that are running the following Windows Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes -Fixed Mode Persistence more robust with OS Transient Multi-Monitor feature. -Fixed video resolution changed after resume from standby using lid close standby. -Fixed availability of schemes button in CUI. -Fixed Vista SP1 resume-form-hibernate loses hotkey function. -Fixed resume from standby corruption with hard drive password set. -Improved graphics controller functioning stability. Enhancements -Enhanced better resume-form-standby, resume-from-hibernate when in clone mode. -Enhanced more robust mathing of display resolution to grahics resolution setting.


Version, A06

Release date

24 Mar 2008

Last Updated

21 Jun 2013



Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:R179525.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 14MB
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Supported Operating Systems

MS Windows Vista 32-bit

Applies to

945GM Graphics Controller

Installation instructions

Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with Setup.exe File for R179525.exe Download 1.Click Download File, to download the file. 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 appears. 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. Install 1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled R179525.exe. 2.The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or unzip to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R179525. 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\R179525 in the Open textbox and then click OK. 8.Follow the on-screen installation instructions.

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