Driver Details

Dell ControlVault Driver

This package provides the driver for Fingerprint, Smartcard, NFC and ControlVault drivers and is supported on Latitude and Precision running the following Operating Systems: Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Not Applicable.

- Supported Windows 10 Device Guard.
- Supported AMI Smart Card.


Version, A20



Release date

16 Nov 2016

Last Updated

24 Jan 2019


Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® 64-Bit.
File Name:Security_Driver_HGX2G_WN64_3.4.8.14_A20.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 26 MB
Format Description:Dell Update Packages in native Microsoft Windows 64-bit format do not require that Microsoft WOW64 be installed on the Microsoft Windows Server.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
File Format:Rel-Notes-PDF
File Name:Update Dell ControlVault Drivers and Firmware.pdf
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 2 MB
Format Description:This format consists of an archive of PDF files used to provide help and procedural information to the customer. It is necessary to install the Adobe Acrobat Reader first to view the files in this archive.
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 ControlVault
Installation instructions
For instructions on how to update Dell ControlVault Drivers and Firmware and ensure that security device drivers are up-to-date for the best customer experience. Please see the installation instructions with PDF file downloaded on this same page.

Dell Update Package (DUP) 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
Important Information
***See Important Installation Instructions*** Driver and Firmware for Dell ControlVault and connected devices.
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).