Latitude 3500: Windows 10 driver installation guide

Summary: A guide to the required drivers to use Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system on your Dell Latitude 3500

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A device driver or software driver is a computer program allowing higher-level computer programs to interact with a hardware device. For the Dell Latitude 3500, all the drivers installation for their devices are similar except that some system may have more devices than the other.

After a clean installation of the Microsoft® Windows 10 operating system, you must install the following drivers / software packages:


Table of Contents:

 
  1. Latitude 3500 Driver installation guide
  2. System Drivers
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Latitude 3500 Driver installation guide

 

Microsoft® Windows 10

 
SLN320659_en_US__2icon Note: Use this page as a reference for what the drivers should look like in Device Manager when installed. Drivers can be downloaded from the Dell Support Site.
 
SLN320659_en_US__2icon Notice: See article ID: SLN128938 Drivers and Downloads FAQ for help identifying Video controllers and other hardware components.
 
SLN320659_en_US__2icon Note: The drivers installation for Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 are mostly identical. (Most of the device drivers will be pre-installed during the Windows 8.1 and 10 installation process.) For best results, we recommend installing the Intel Chipset driver utility first.
 


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After a fresh copy of windows is installed, always install the Intel chipset driver utility first. After that, you can install the rest of the devices' drivers in any sequence. However we would recommend you follow the convention below.

 
Categories Driver Name Windows 10
Chipset Drivers Intel Management Engine Components Installer
Chipset Drivers Intel Serial IO Driver
Chipset Drivers Intel Dynamic Platform and Thermal Framework
Chipset Drivers Realtek Memory Card Reader Driver
Chipset Drivers Intel Chipset Device Software
Chipset Drivers STMicroelectronics Free Fall Data Protection Driver
Video Drivers Intel HD Graphics Driver
Video Drivers NVIDIA Graphics Driver
Audio Drivers Realtek High Definition Audio Driver
Network Drivers Realtek PCIe Ethernet Controller Driver
Network Drivers Realtek USB GBE Ethernet Controller Driver
Network Drivers Intel AX200/AX201/9560/9260/3165 WiFi UWD Driver
Network Drivers Intel AX200/AX201/9560/9260/3165 Bluetooth UWD Driver
Input Drivers Intel HID Event Filter Driver
 

 

System Drivers

 

SLN320659_en_US__2icon Note: The driver list is based from driver installation from the Dell Support Site on a basic Dell Latitude 3500 system without any additional optional cards fitted. Generally, Windows has comprehensive support for many items, but the following Dell™ - branded drivers and software must be installed for proper operation if the operating system has been removed and reinstalled:
 

Check if the chipset driver is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest chipset update from the Support Site.

Chipset > Intel Chipset Device Software Driver.

 

Check if the management engine is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest Driver update.

Chipset > Intel Management Engine Components Installer

 

Check if the Serial I/O Driver is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest Driver update.

Chipset > Intel Serial I/O Driver

 

Check if the sensor hub is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest Driver update.

Chipset > Intel Dynamic Tuning Driver

 

Check if the memory card reader is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest memory card reader update.

Chipset > Realtek Memory Card Reader Driver

 

Check if the Free Fall Data Sensor Driver is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest Free Fall Data Sensor Driver update.

Chipset > STMicroelectronics Free Fall Data Protection Driver

Check if the Video Driver is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest Driver update from the Support Site.

 
SLN320659_en_US__2icon Note: If the system supports a discrete graphics card, install the Intel® HD graphics driver first, followed by the discrete driver installation.

Video > Intel HD Graphics Driver

 

Video > NVIDIA Graphics Driver

Check if the Realtek High Definition Audio is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest Driver update from the Support Site.

Audio > Realtek High Definition Audio Driver

Once you have installed the audio driver, the High Definition Audio Device entry becomes the Realtek High Definition Audio entry.

Check if the Ethernet (NIC) Connector drivers is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest Driver update from the Support Site.

Network > Realtek PCIe Ethernet Controller Driver

Network > Realtek USB GBE Ethernet Controller Driver

 

Check if the Wi-fi card drivers is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest driver update.

Network > Intel AX200/AX201/9560/9260/3165 WiFi UWD Driver

 

Check if the Bluetooth card drivers is installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest driver update.

Network > Intel AX200/AX201/9560/9260/3165 Bluetooth UWD Driver

Check if the Input Drivers are installed by looking at Device Manager. If you can't see it then Install the latest driver update.

Mouse, Keyboard & Input Devices > Intel HID Event Filter Driver



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Dell Update, Latitude 3500

Last Published Date

05 Dec 2020

Version

3

Article Type

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