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Dell Command | Update Version 3.1 User's Guide

Command line interface Error codes

Table 1. Following are the generic application return codes: Following are the generic application return codes:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
0 Command execution was successful NA
1 A reboot was required from the execution of an operation Reboot the system to complete the operation.
2 An unknown application error has occurred NA
3 The current system manufacturer is not Dell Dell Command | Update can only be run on Dell systems.
4 The CLI was not launched with administrative privilege Invoke the Dell Command | Update CLI with administrative privileges.
5 A reboot was pending from a previous operation Reboot the system to complete the operation.
6 Another instance of the same application (UI or CLI) is already running. Close any running instance of Dell Command | Update UI or CLI and retry the operation.
7 The application does not support the current system model Contact your administrator if the current system model in not supported by the catalog.
8 No update filters have been applied or configured Supply at least one update filter.
Table 2. The following return codes may appear while evaluating various input validation: The following return codes may appear while evaluating various input validation:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
100 While evaluating the command line parameters, no parameters were detected A command must be specified on the command line.
101 While evaluating the command line parameters, no commands were detected Provide a valid command and options. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
102 While evaluating the command line parameters, invalid commands were detected Provide a command along with the supported options for that command. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
103 While evaluating the command line parameters, duplicate commands were detected Remove any duplicate commands and re-run the command. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
104 While evaluating the command line parameters, the command syntax was incorrect Make sure to follow the command syntax '/<command name>'. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
105 While evaluating the command line parameters, the option syntax was incorrect Make sure to follow the option syntax '-<option name>'. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
106 While evaluating the command line parameters, invalid options were detected Make sure to provide all required or only supported options. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
107 While evaluating the command line parameters, the value(s) provided to the specific option was invalid Provide an acceptable value. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
108 While evaluating the command line parameters, all mandatory options were not detected If an command requires mandatory options to execute, please provide them. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
109 While evaluating the command line parameters, invalid combination of options were detected Remove any mutually exclusive options and rerun the command. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
110 While evaluating the command line parameters, multiple commands were detected With the exception of /help and /version, only one command can be specified in the command line.
111 While evaluating the command line parameters, duplicate options were detected Remove any duplicate options and re-run the command. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
112 Invalid catalog was detected Make sure the file path provided exists, had a valid extension type, is a valid SMB, UNC or URL, does not have invalid characters, does not exceed 255 characters and have required permissions. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
Table 3. The following return codes may appear while running the /scan command: The following return codes may appear while running the /scan command:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
500 No updates were found for the system when a scan operation was executed The system is upto date or no updates were found for the provided filters. Modify the filters and re-run the commands.
501 An error occurred while determining the available updates for the system, when a scan operation was executed Retry the operation.
502 The cancellation was initiated, Hence, the scan operation is cancelled Retry the operation.
503 An error occurred while downloading a file during the scan operation Check your network connection, make sure there is internet connectivity and Retry the command.
Table 4. The following return codes may appear while running the /applyUpdates command: The following return codes may appear while running the /applyUpdates command:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
1000 An error occurred when retrieving the result of the apply updates operation Retry the operation.
1001

The cancellation was initiated, Hence, the Apply updates operation is canceled

Retry the operation.
1002 An error occurred while downloading a file during the apply updates operation Check your network connection, make sure there is internet connectivity and Retry the command.
Table 5. The following return codes may appear while running the /configure command: The following return codes may appear while running the /configure command:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
1500 An error occurred while exporting the application settings Verify the folder exists or have permissions to write to the folder.
Table 6. The following return codes may appear while running the /driverInstall command: The following return codes may appear while running the /driverInstall command:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
2000 An error occurred when retrieving the result of the Advanced Driver Restore operation Retry the operation.
2001 The Advanced Driver Restore process failed Retry the operation.
2002 Multiple diver cab's were provided for Advanced Driver Restore operation Make sure to provide only one driver cab file.
2003 An invalid path for the driver cab was provided as in input for the driver install command Make sure the file path provided exists, had a valid extension type, is a valid SMB, UNC or URL, does not have invalid characters, does not exceed 255 characters and have required permissions. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
2004 The cancellation was initiated, Hence, the driver install operation is cancelled Retry the operation.
2005 An error occurred while downloading a file during the driver install operation Check your network connection, make sure there is internet connectivity and Retry the command.
Table 7. The following return codes may appear while evaluating the inputs for password encryption: The following return codes may appear while evaluating the inputs for password encryption:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
2500 An error occurred while encrypting the password during the generate encrypted password operation Retry the operation.
2501 An error occured while encrypting the password with the encryption key provided Provide a valid encryption key and Retry the operation. Refer Command line interface reference section, for more information.
2502 The encrypted password provided does not match the current encryption method The provided encrypted password used an older encryption method, please re-encrypt the password.
Table 8. The following return codes may appear if there are issues with the Dell Client Management Service: The following return codes may appear if there are issues with the Dell Client Management Service:
Return\Error Codes Description Resolution
3000 The Dell Client Management Service is not running Start the Dell Client Management Service in the Windows services if stopped.
3001 The Dell Client Management Service is not installed Download and install the Dell Client Management Service from the Dell support site.
3002 The Dell Client Management Service is disabled Enable the Dell Client Management Service from Windows services if disabled.

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