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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 T470, T470p, T470s, T570, X270, X1 Yoga 2nd (20Jx), and X1 Carbon 5th (20Kx, 20Hx)

Added support for the ThinkPad T470p
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 T470 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (10/12/2017)
    • ThinkPad T470p – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (09/26/2017)
    • ThinkPad T470s – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (10/10/2017)
    • ThinkPad T570 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (10/12/2017)
    • ThinkPad X270 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (09/26/2017)
    • ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2nd Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (10/12/2017)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (5th Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (08/28/2017)
  • 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 – XPS One 2710

Dell Driver Pack – XPS One 2710
Drivers and software for the Dell XPS One 2710

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 – XPS One 2710

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

Added support for the Latitude 7380 and Latitude 7389
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 – A09 (09/27/2017)
  • 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 Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude xx8x Family

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 14th generation PowerEdge servers
Updated all drivers, BIOS, and firmware versions to the latest release

Updated Dell OpenManage Systems Management Software to version 8.5.0

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model
    • PowerEdge FC640, M640, R440, R540, T440, T640 – 9.0.2, A00 (09/20/2017)
    • PowerEdge C6420, R640, R740, R740xd, R940 – 9.0.1, A00 (06/19/2017)
    • PowerEdge generation 11, 12, 13 – 8.5, A00 (05/30/2017)
  • 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, 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 updates
  • Choose the installer for Dell OpenManage Systems Management Software, based on the OS architecture
  • Install Dell OpenManage Systems Management Software 8.5.0
  • 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 – PowerEdge Generation 11, 12, 13, 14

Updated: HP Driver Pack – EliteBook 7×0 G1, EliteBook 8×0 G1, ProBook 6xx G1, ZBook

HP Driver Pack – EliteBook 7×0 G1, EliteBook 8×0 G1, ProBook 6xx G1, ZBook
Drivers, firmware, and software for the HP EliteBook 7×0 G1, EliteBook 8×0 G1, ProBook 6xx G1, and ZBook

Added Windows 10 support – Without an official driver pack, most Windows 10 drivers are installed as individual system packages
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 – Allow Windows 8.1 drivers to install
    • Windows 8.1 64-bit – 1.02 (05/20/2014)
    • Windows 7 64-bit – 1.06 (05/20/2014)
    • Windows 7 32-bit – 1.03 (05/20/2014)
  • 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 applicable system packages
    • Without an official driver pack, most Windows 10 drivers are installed as individual 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: HP Driver Pack – EliteBook 7×0 G1, EliteBook 8×0 G1, ProBook 6xx G1, ZBook

New: 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 T470, T470s, T570, X270, X1 Yoga 2nd (20Jx), and X1 Carbon 5th (20Kx, 20Hx)

  • 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 T470 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (02/09/2017)
    • ThinkPad T470s – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (03/12/2017)
    • ThinkPad T570 (20JW, 20JX) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (03/05/2017)
    • ThinkPad T570 (20H9, 20HA) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (02/23/2017)
    • ThinkPad X270 (20K5, 20K6) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (03/12/2017)
    • ThinkPad X270 (20HM, 20HN) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (02/05/2017)
    • ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2nd Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (03/15/2017)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (5th Gen 20K3, 20K4) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (03/05/2017)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (5th Gen 20HQ, 20HR) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 201612 (02/06/2017)
  • 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 New: Lenovo Driver Pack – ThinkPad T470, T570, X270, X1 Yoga (2nd Gen), X1 Carbon (5th Gen)

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 the system detection logic for the ThinkPad X1 Carbon (4th Gen)

  • 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 03 (10/11/2016)
    • ThinkPad T460 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 02 (03/21/2016)
    • ThinkPad T460s – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (09/05/2016)
    • ThinkPad T460s – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (08/17/2016)
    • ThinkPad T460p – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 03 (10/19/2016)
    • ThinkPad T460p – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 02 (03/28/2016)
    • ThinkPad T560 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (10/31/2016)
    • ThinkPad T560 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (08/17/2016 )
    • ThinkPad X260 – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 03 (10/11/2016)
    • ThinkPad X260 – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 02 (06/24/2016 )
    • ThinkPad X1 Yoga – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (09/05/2016)
    • ThinkPad X1 Yoga – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (08/16/2016)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (4th Gen) – Windows 10 64-bit – Version 01 (09/05/2016)
    • ThinkPad X1 Carbon (4th Gen) – Windows 7 64-bit & 32-bit – Version 01 (08/16/2016)
  • 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 T460, T560, X260, X1 Yoga, X1 Carbon (4th Gen)

Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude Exx70 Family

Dell Driver Pack – Latitude Exx70 Family
Drivers, firmware, and software for the Dell Latitude 3350, E3350, 3470, 3570, E5270, E5470, E5570, E7270, 7370, and E7470

Updated all drivers, firmware, 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 OS version and architecture
    • Windows 10 64-bit – A15 (02/21/2017)
    • Windows 7 64-bit – A24 (02/28/2017)
    • Windows 7 32-bit – A24 (02/28/2017)
  • 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 Updated: Dell Driver Pack – Latitude Exx70 Family

Updated: HP Driver Pack – EliteBook 7xx G3, 8xx G3, Folio 1040 G3, ZBook 15u G3

HP Driver Pack – EliteBook 7xx G3, 8xx G3, Folio 1040 G3, ZBook 15u G3
Drivers, firmware, and software for the HP EliteBook 7xx G3, 8xx G3, Folio 1040 G3, and ZBook 15u G3

Added support for the EliteBook Folio 1040 G3
Updated all drivers, firmware, 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
    • EliteBook 7xx G3 – Windows 10 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-08-18)
    • EliteBook 7xx G3 – Windows 7 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-10-26)
    • EliteBook 7xx G3 – Windows 7 32-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-10-26)
    • EliteBook 8xx G3 – Windows 10 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-08-18)
    • EliteBook 8xx G3 – Windows 7 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-10-25)
    • EliteBook 8xx G3 – Windows 7 32-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-10-25)
    • EliteBook Folio 1040 G3 – Windows 10 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-08-18)
    • EliteBook Folio 1040 G3 – Windows 7 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-11-01)
    • EliteBook ZBook 15u G3 – Windows 10 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-08-18)
    • EliteBook ZBook 15u G3 – Windows 7 64-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-10-25)
    • EliteBook ZBook 15u G3 – Windows 7 32-bit – 3.00 A1 (2016-10-25)
  • 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 Updated: HP Driver Pack – EliteBook 7xx G3, 8xx G3, Folio 1040 G3, ZBook 15u G3

New: 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

  • 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 – A02 (12/13/2016)
  • 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 New: Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 3050, 5050, 5250, 7050, 7450