Driver Details

Dell QuickSet, v.8.3.17, A51

QuickSet provides the following features:

POWER: Power management schemes, Battery resource information and health, Warning messages unsupported power-adapter/dock/battery scenarios are detected.

DISPLAY: Display brightness, Desktop font & Internet Explorer Scaling, Display switching via Fn+F8 and presentation mode.

NETWORK/CONNECTIVITY: Radio/Wireless activity control using the wireless switch (OR) the Fn+F2 hotkey depending on your system, Location Profiler (Creation and switching of profiles comprising location dependent system settings; Managing multiple connections), Internal network card activity (depending on your system), Wi-Fi Catcher(TM) Network Locator Configuration

OTHER/SYSTEM SETTINGS: Volume status, Hotkey hibernate, MediaDirect (on certain systems)

XPS SYSTEMS only: LED color control and Touchpad LED control (depending on your system), Advanced power schemes

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release

Version

Version 8.3.17, A51

Release date

17 Nov 2010

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DELL_QUICKSET_A51_R286806.exe
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File Size: 9MB
Format DescriptionThis 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

MS Windows 2000
MS Windows XP

Applies to

QuickSet

Installation instructions

Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with Setup.exe File for DELL_QUICKSET_A51_R286806.exe

Download

1.Click Download Now, 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 DELL_QUICKSET_A51_R286806.exe.
2.The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or
unzip to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R286806. 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\R286806 in the Open textbox and then click OK.
8.Follow the on-screen installation instructions.

Important Information

1. If you experience any issue with network connection not functioning after resuming from a sleep state (standby or hibernate). Please remove and insert AC connection or the network cable.

2. On a tablet PC, automatic screen rotation will not function properly while at the user log on screen and resuming from sleep states

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