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New: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T490, T590, X390, X390 Yoga

Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T490, T590, X390, X390 Yoga
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Lenovo ThinkPad T490, T490s, T590, X390, and X390 Yoga

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • ThinkPad T490 – Windows 10 64-bit – (2019-03-12)
    • ThinkPad T490s – Windows 10 64-bit – (2019-03-05)
    • ThinkPad T590 – Windows 10 64-bit – (2019-03-12)
    • ThinkPad X390 – Windows 10 64-bit – (2019-03-05)
    • ThinkPad X390 Yoga – Windows 10 64-bit – (2019-05-16)
  • Install drivers
Continue reading New: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T490, T590, X390, X390 Yoga

New: Microsoft Driver Pack – Surface Book 2

Microsoft Driver Pack – Surface Book 2
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Microsoft Surface Book 2

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • Surface Book 2 – Windows 10 1903+ 64-bit – 1901809 Release 0
    • Surface Book 2 – Windows 10 1809 64-bit – 1805009 Release 0
    • Surface Book 2 – Windows 10 1803 64-bit – 1805009 Release 0
    • Surface Book 2 – Windows 10 1709 64-bit – 1803509 Release 3
    • Surface Book 2 – Windows 10 1703 64-bit – 1802509 Release 3
  • Install the Surface Dock Updater
  • Install drivers
Continue reading New: Microsoft Driver Pack – Surface Book 2

New: Microsoft Driver Pack – Surface Pro 4

Microsoft Driver Pack – Surface Pro 4
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Microsoft Surface Pro 4

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • Surface Pro 4 – Windows 10 1903+ 64-bit – 1901501 Release 0
    • Surface Pro 4 – Windows 10 1809 64-bit – 1900501 Release 0
    • Surface Pro 4 – Windows 10 1803 64-bit – 1900501 Release 0
    • Surface Pro 4 – Windows 10 1709 64-bit – 1803301 Release 1
    • Surface Pro 4 – Windows 10 1703 64-bit – 1802801 Release 0
  • Install the Surface Dock Updater
  • Install drivers
Continue reading New: Microsoft Driver Pack – Surface Pro 4

New: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx00 Family

Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx00 Family
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell Latitude 7200 2-in-1, 7300, 7400, and 7400 2-in-1

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A01 (2019-05-01)
  • Install drivers
  • Install Dell Active Pen Control Panel, only on compatible models
Continue reading New: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx00 Family

Updated: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 12 9250, 13 9350, 15 9550

Dell Driver Pack – XPS 12 9250, 13 9350, 15 9550
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell XPS 12 9250, XPS 13 9350, and XPS 15 9550

Updated all drivers, firmware, and software, to the latest release
Now uses a newer driver installation utility from Microsoft

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • XPS 12 9250 – Windows 10 64-bit – A12 (2018-08-14)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 10 64-bit – A12 (2018-07-25)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 7 64-bit – A11 (2018-07-25)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 10 64-bit – A13 (2018-08-14)
  • Install drivers
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Install the Dell BIOS update
    • XPS 12 9250 – 1.4.1 (2018-10-29)
    • XPS 13 9350 – 1.9.0 (2018-11-05)
    • XPS 15 9550 – 1.9.0 (2018-10-25)
  • Install the Intel Thunderbolt 3 Firmware Update
    • XPS 12 9250 – 4.26.10.001, A07 (2018-04-09)
    • XPS 13 9350 – 4.26.11.001, A08 (2018-04-05)
    • XPS 15 9550 – 4.26.11.001, A08 (2018-04-05)
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on

Continue reading Updated: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 12 9250, 13 9350, 15 9550

Updated: Dell Driver Pack – PowerEdge Generation 11, 12, 13, 14

Dell Driver Pack – PowerEdge Generation 11, 12, 13, 14
Drivers and software for 11th, 12th, 13th, and 14th generation PowerEdge servers

Added support for Windows Server 2019
Updated all drivers, firmware, and software, to the latest release
Now uses a newer driver installation utility from Microsoft

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • PowerEdge generation 11, 12, 13, 14 – Server 2019, 2016, 2012 R2 – 9.2.0, A00 (2018-11-16)
    • PowerEdge generation 11, 12, 13, 14 – Server 2012 R1 – 9.1.0, A00 (2017-12-17)
  • Choose a driver set based on the PowerEdge model and OS version
    • If the model is unsupported with the running OS, drivers will be chosen from the last supported OS
  • Install drivers
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Install BIOS, firmware, driver, and software updates
    • PowerEdge generation 11, 12, 13, 14 – 18.11.00, A00 (2018-11-16)
  • Install Dell OpenManage Systems Management Software 9.2.0
  • Install Dell OpenManage Systems Management Software (Patch) 9.2.0.2

Continue reading Updated: Dell Driver Pack – PowerEdge Generation 11, 12, 13, 14

Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx90 Family

Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx90 Family
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell Latitude 3190, 3390, 3490, 3590, 5290, 5490, 5590, 7290, 7390, and 7490

Added support for the Latitude 3190 and the 3190 2-in-1
Updated all drivers, firmware, and software, to the latest release
Now uses a newer driver installation utility from Microsoft
Now waits for the Dell ControlVault firmware update to complete

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A10 (2018-10-23)
  • Install drivers
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Install BIOS, firmware, driver, and software updates
  • Install Dell Active Pen Control Panel, only on compatible models
  • Wait for the Dell ControlVault firmware update to complete
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on

Continue reading Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx90 Family

Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx8x Family

Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx8x Family
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell Latitude 318x, 3380, 3480, 3580, 528x, 5480, 5580, 728x, 738x, and 7480

Now re-installs the DW5811e Qualcomm Snapdragon X7 LTE Driver, if Dell’s installer fails

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • Latitude – Windows 10 64-bit – A14 (2018-08-16)
    • Latitude Tablet – Windows 10 64-bit – A11 (2018-08-16)
  • Install drivers
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Install BIOS, firmware, driver, and software updates
  • Install Dell Active Pen Control Panel for PN556W & PN557W, only on compatible devices
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on

Continue reading Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx8x Family