Driver Details

Dell Precision Optimizer

Dell Precision Optimizer is your automated performance tuning, utilization monitoring, and system update solution.
Dell Precision Optimizer automatically tunes your Workstation to run applications at the fastest speeds possible, enhancing productivity; improves systems reliability with automated systems updates; and enables you to address resource bottlenecks with analytics.
Dell Precision Optimizer is the only workstation optimizing software that allows IT administrators to remotely optimize workstations in their corporate environment by using SCCM and KACE integration.
A new Premium version learns behavior for any user specified app, identifies optimization opportunities using machine learning, and applies performance improvements. This allows user to get custom performance optimization of any applications, with a single click.

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release


Version 5.1.11, A00



Release date

10 Sep 2018

Last Updated

29 Mar 2019


Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:Dell-Precision-Optimizer_5YWW5_WIN_5.1.11_A00.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 80 MB
Format Description:Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows 8.1, 64-bit
Windows 10, 64-bit
Applies to
Dell Precision Performance Optimizer
Installation instructions
1. Click Download File to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.

Note-If the Extract button is selected instead of Install, perform the following steps to complete the update.
a. Choose the extract location.
b. Close the Dell Update Package window.
c. From a command window, change directory to the location where files were extracted and run the following command:
PoaInstaller.exe LOGFILE="dpo_log.txt"
d. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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 recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).