Driver Details

Dell Access Direct, v. 0.42, A10

AccessDirect programmable button support application version A10 for
select Inspiron and Latitude notebook computers.

Fixes & Enhancements

Dell AccessDirect Fix History:
1. Added Access Direct icon back onto system tray.

0.42 A09
1. Change functionality for Inspiron single button Access Direct systems.

0.37 A06:
* Fixes problem where the end user could not program the programmable key

0.36 A05:
* Fixes cosmetic problem where certain accented characters were not
displayed correctly in the AccessDirect application window.

0.34 A04:
* Fixes cosmetic problem where AccessDirect application window displays a
picture of a 4-button model on computer with only one AccessDirect
* Fixes cosmetic problem where the HoverHelp text contains the misspelled
phrase "Click to Configre."
* First release to support launching preinstalled Dell Solution Center from
"E" button.

0.32 A03: Dell Internal Release

0.28 A02:
* Fixes problem where Help is not launched when the AccessDirect Help
is pressed
* Fixes cosmetic problem where the programmable button in the AccessDirect
application window is blank. (It should be labeled "E")

0.26 A01:
* First release to support launching preinstalled Dell Solution Center from
"E" button.
* Fixes button sluggishnes problem moving between CD tracks and/or DVD
movie chapters

0.22 A00: Initial Release of Dell AccessDirect


Version 0.42, A10



Release date

30 Nov 2001

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011



Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:AD_A10.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 4MB
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

Windows 95
Windows 98
Windows Millennium Edition (Me)
Windows NT 4.0
Windows 2000
Windows XP

Applies to

Access Direct

Installation instructions

Download the executable file to your hard drive, then double-click the executable file to begin the installation process.
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