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New: Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 3060, 5060, 5260, 7060, 7460, 7760, XE3

Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 3060, 5060, 5260, 7060, 7460, 7760, XE3
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell OptiPlex 3060, 5060, 5260 AIO, 7060, 7460 AIO, 7760 AIO, and XE3

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the OS version and architecture
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A01 (2018-05-30)
  • Install drivers, only if matching hardware is found, and only when a driver is a better match than existing drivers
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • 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 Intel UHD Graphics 610/630 Series Driver 23.20.16.4973
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading New: Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 3060, 5060, 5260, 7060, 7460, 7760, XE3

Updated: Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 3050, 5050, 5250, 7050, 7450

Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 3050, 5050, 5250, 7050, 7450
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell OptiPlex 3050, 3050 AIO, 5050, 5250 AIO, 7050, and 7450 AIO

Updated all drivers, firmware, and software, to the latest release

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the OS version and architecture
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A15 (2018-05-30)
  • Install drivers, only if matching hardware is found, and only when a driver is a better match than existing drivers
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • 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
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading Updated: Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 3050, 5050, 5250, 7050, 7450

Updated: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T460, T560, X260, X1 Yoga, X1 Carbon (4th Gen)

Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T460, T560, X260, X1 Yoga, X1 Carbon (4th Gen)
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Lenovo ThinkPad T460, T460s, T460p, T560, X260, X1 Yoga (20FQ, 20FR), and X1 Carbon (20FB, 20FC)

Updated all drivers, firmware, and software, to the latest release

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • ThinkPad T460 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 02 (2017-12-14)
    • ThinkPad T460 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 02 (2016-03-21)
    • ThinkPad T460s – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2017-11-12)
    • ThinkPad T460s – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (2017-08-16)
    • ThinkPad T460p – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 02 (2017-12-17)
    • ThinkPad T460p – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 02 (2016-03-28)
    • ThinkPad T560 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2017-11-12)
    • ThinkPad T560 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (2016-08-17)
    • ThinkPad X260 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 02 (2017-12-14)
    • ThinkPad X260 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 02 (2016-06-24)
    • ThinkPad X1 Yoga – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2017-12-05)
    • ThinkPad X1 Yoga – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (2016-08-16)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (4th Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2017-12-05)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (4th Gen) – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (2016-08-16)
  • Install all drivers, even if matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Suppress the automatic reboot after installing Intel Bluetooth Drivers
  • Reconfigure the BIOS and firmware installers for unattended installation
  • Install applicable system packages
  • Install Lenovo Mobile Broadband Activation, only when a WWAN card is present, and only on Windows 7
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading Updated: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T460, T560, X260, X1 Yoga, X1 Carbon (4th Gen)

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

Added BIOS and firmware installations
Updated all drivers and software to the latest release
Removed support for Windows 8.1

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • XPS 12 9250 – Windows 10 64-bit – A11 (2018-02-13)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 10 64-bit – A11 (2018-03-13)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 7 64-bit – A10 (2018-03-13)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 10 64-bit – A12 (2018-02-13)
  • Install all drivers, even if matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • 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 – 1.2.0 (2018-04-17)
    • XPS 13 9350 – 1.7.0 (2018-03-21)
    • XPS 15 9550 – 1.7.0 (2018-05-04)
  • 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
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

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

Updated: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T470, T570, X270, X1 Yoga (2nd Gen), X1 Carbon (5th Gen)

Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T470, T570, X270, X1 Yoga (2nd Gen), X1 Carbon (5th Gen)
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Lenovo ThinkPad 25, T470, T470p, T470s, T570, X270, X1 Yoga 2nd Gen, and X1 Carbon 5th Gen

Added support for the ThinkPad 25
Updated all drivers, firmware, and software, to the latest release

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • ThinkPad 25 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2018-04-08)
    • ThinkPad T470 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2018-04-08)
    • ThinkPad T470p – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 06 (2018-04-17)
    • ThinkPad T470s – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 11 (2018-04-05)
    • ThinkPad T570 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2018-04-08)
    • ThinkPad X270 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 07 (2018-04-17)
    • ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2nd Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2018-04-08)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (5th Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (2018-04-08)
  • Install all drivers, even if matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Reconfigure the BIOS installers for unattended installation
  • Install applicable system packages
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading Updated: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T470, T570, X270, X1 Yoga (2nd Gen), X1 Carbon (5th Gen)

New: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx90 Family

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

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the OS version and architecture
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A03 (2018-02-13)
  • Install all drivers, even if matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • 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
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading New: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx90 Family

New: Dell Driver Pack – Precision 3520, 5520, 7520, 7720

Dell Driver Pack – Precision 3520, 5520, 7520, 7720
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell Precision 3520, 5520, 7520, and 7720

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the OS version and architecture
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A08 (2018-02-14)
  • Install all drivers, even if matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • 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
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading New: Dell Driver Pack – Precision 3520, 5520, 7520, 7720

Updated: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T450, T550, W550, X250, X1 Carbon (3rd Gen)

Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T450, T550, W550, X250, X1 Carbon (3rd Gen)
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Lenovo ThinkPad T450, T450s, T550, W550s, X250, and X1 Carbon (20BS, 20BT)

Updated the applicability rules to detect the X1 Carbon (3rd Gen)’s new naming convention in the BIOS

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • ThinkPad T450 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 03 (10/10/2016)
    • ThinkPad T450 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 04 (03/10/2016)
    • ThinkPad T450s – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 03 (10/10/2016)
    • ThinkPad T450s – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 04 (03/10/2016)
    • ThinkPad T550 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (11/17/2016)
    • ThinkPad T550 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 04 (02/29/2016)
    • ThinkPad W550s – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (11/17/2016)
    • ThinkPad W550s – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 04 (02/29/2016)
    • ThinkPad X250 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (10/31/2016)
    • ThinkPad X250 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 03 (02/23/2016)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (3rd Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (10/31/2016)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (3rd Gen) – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 03 (02/23/2016)
  • Install all drivers, even if matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Suppress the automatic reboot after installing Intel Bluetooth Drivers
  • Reconfigure the BIOS installers for unattended installation
  • Install applicable system packages
  • Install Lenovo Mobile Broadband Activation, only when a WWAN card is present, and only on Windows 7
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading Updated: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T450, T550, W550, X250, X1 Carbon (3rd Gen)

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, 7280, 738x, and 7480

Updated all BIOS installers to address the November 2017 Intel Management Engine vulnerability and the Spectre firmware-based vulnerability
Updated the Intel HD Graphics driver to resolve an issue where no image is displayed on an external display

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the OS version and architecture
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A11 (2017-12-19)
      • Add reference drivers for the Intel Software Guard Extensions Device
  • Install all drivers, even if matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress all prompts to install unsigned drivers, except in interactive mode
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • 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 for Latitude 3189, 5285, 5289, 7285, and 7389
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode

Continue reading Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx8x Family