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Dell Command | Monitor

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Important Notes

WARNING: Effective Q2 2022, Dell Command | Monitor will no longer support Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).
NOTE: Dell Command | Monitor 10.0 (Windows) or later requires platforms supporting WMI-ACPI BIOS.
NOTE: This application has not been validated for Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems with the FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standards) boot option enabled in grub.
NOTE: Ensure that the SMM Security Mitigation BIOS Feature is Disabled on applicable platforms running Linux operating systems. Dell Command | Monitor on Linux operating systems will not work as intended if the SMM Security Mitigation BIOS feature is Enabled.
NOTE: Dell Command | Monitor was formerly Dell OpenManage Client Instrumentation (OMCI). After the OMCI version 8.2.1, OMCI is rebranded as Dell Command | Monitor.

Dell Command | Monitor

The Dell Command | Monitor software application enables IT administrators to easily manage fleet inventory, monitor system health, modify BIOS settings, and remotely collect information for deployed Dell client systems. Active system health state monitoring can help reduce the total cost of system ownership and is part of a holistic approach to managing all networked devices.

Dell Command | Monitor interfaces with leading enterprise management consoles that support industry standards. This approach helps to ensure that Dell systems can be managed by a broad array of existing enterprise management tools. It also interfaces with the Dell Command | Integration Suite for Microsoft System Center, Dell KACE K1000 Management Appliance, Support for OpenManage Essentials and our Dell Client Management Pack. Finally, tight integration with Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) allows customers to take advantage of the rich scripting capabilities for collecting information and customizing system settings. This product is provided at no additional charge to Dell customers.

The latest version of Dell Command | Monitor is v10.11.0.


Dell Command | Monitor v10.11.0 (Released 06/2024)

    What's New

    • Supports ARM64 processors.
    NOTE: For more information about the newly supported BIOS features, see this documentation.
    NOTE: Dell Command | Monitor upgrade fails when the previous version is not installed in the default Program Files directory. In this scenario, uninstall the previous version and do a fresh installation of the latest version available.

    Dell Command | Monitor - Known Issues

    This issue can be fixed with fresh-installation of Dell Command Monitor 10.4.0.

    For the complete list of known issues, see Dell Command | Monitor Release Notes.

      Dell Command | Monitor Quick Links

      Installing Dell Command | Monitor manually is simple. Download the latest version (links above) and install with administrative rights.

      To perform an unattended installation to be used with your favorite software distribution tool, perform the following steps:

      • Download the latest version of Dell Command | Monitor (links above).
      • Launch the executable with the following parameters:
      Dell-Command-Monitor_XXXXX_WIN_ _.EXE /s


      Integrating Dell Command | Monitor with Dell Client Management Pack for SCOM

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      Integrating Dell Command | Monitor with OpenManage Enterprise

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      Previous Releases

      Dell Command | Monitor v10.10.1 (Released 01/2024)

      Dell Command | Monitor v10.10.0 (Released 10/2023)

      Dell Command | Monitor v10.9.1 (Released 03/2023)

      Dell Command | Monitor v10.9.0 (Released 01/2023)

      Dell Command | Monitor v10.8.0 (Released 07/2022)

          Sample Scripts

          Check if a BIOS password is set

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          19 Jun 2024



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