Dell DataSafe Local Patch/Upgrade

This package provides the Dell DataSafe Local Patch/Upgrade and is supported on Alienware, XPS Desktop, Dimension Desktop and Inspiron models that are running the following Windows Operating System: Windows 7.

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release


Version, A00



Release date

01 Mar 2010

Last Updated

05 Mar 2014


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DELL_DATASAFE-LOCAL-2-0_A00_R260476.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 446 KB
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.
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for DELL_DATASAFE-LOCAL-2-0_A00_R260476.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. Extraction and Automatic Install 1. Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled DELL_DATASAFE-LOCAL-2-0_A00_R260476.exe. 2. The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or unzip to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R260476. 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-Extractorwindow will notify you of success. Click Ok. 6. ST Updater program will automatically run and display a success notification to the user Manual launch after extraction 1. Click the Start button and then click Run. 2. Type C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R260476 in the Open field of the Run textbox and then click OK. 3. The folder where the executable is stored will appear . 4. Right click on the executable and choose to run it as an administrator . 5. Click continue on the User Account Control Window . 6. ST Updater program will automatically run and display a success notification to the user .
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 highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.