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Drivers and software for the Dell OptiPlex 380, 780, 980, and XE

New: Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 380, 780, 980, XE

Dell Driver Pack – OptiPlex 380, 780, 980, XE
Drivers and software for the Dell OptiPlex 380, 780, 980, XE

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Choose the Driver Pack based on the OS version and architecture
    • Windows 7 32-bit – A01 (10/08/2012)
    • Windows 7 64-bit – A01 (10/08/2012)
    • Windows 8.1 32-bit – Use Windows 7 32-bit drivers
    • Windows 8.1 64-bit – Use Windows 7 64-bit drivers
  • 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
  • Pause for 45 seconds while the NIC and port reconnect

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