Driver Details

nVIDIA Security Patch Utility

This package provides nVIDIA Security Patch Utility and is supported on Latitude, OptiPlex, Precision and XPS notebook models running the following Windows Operating Systems: Windows Server 2012, XP, VISTA, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows Server 2008.

Fixes & Enhancements

initial release


Version 1.2, A00-00



Release date

22 Feb 2013

Last Updated

01 Apr 2014



Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:NVGuardService1.2_WYV19_setup_ZPE.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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows 8, 64-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP

Applies to

Nvidia Guard Service

Installation instructions

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


1.Click Download File, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save or 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.


1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop
2.The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or unzip to "C:\DELL\DRIVERS\WYV19". (Where 'WYV19' is the name of the file to be downloaded). 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 Start button and then click Run.
7. Type "C:\DELL\DRIVERS\WYV19" (where 'WYV19' isthe name of the file) in the Open textbox and then click OK.
8. Follow the on-screen installation instructions.
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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.​

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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
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