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

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

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

Updated all available driver repositories to the July 26, 2016 release

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Verify hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • XPS 12 9250 – Windows 10 64-bit – A05 (07/26/2016)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 10 64-bit – A04 (07/26/2016)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A04 (07/26/2016)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 7 64-bit – A03 (05/11/2016)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 10 64-bit – A05 (07/26/2016)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A05 (07/26/2016)
  • Apply a hotfix for USB device issues with Dell Thunderbolt Docks
  • Replace the Dell Wireless 1820A WiFi driver for Windows 10 with the full driver package
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • Replace the Dell Wireless 1830 WiFi driver for Windows 10 with the full driver package
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • 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
  • 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: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 12 9250, 13 9350, 15 9550

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

Updated all driver repositories to the May 11, 2016 release

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Verify hardware compatibility
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • XPS 12 9250 – Windows 10 64-bit – A03 (05/11/2016)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 10 64-bit – A02 (05/11/2016)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A02 (05/11/2016)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 7 64-bit – A03 (05/11/2016)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 10 64-bit – A03 (05/11/2016)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A03 (05/11/2016)
  • Apply a hotfix for USB device issues with Dell Thunderbolt Docks
  • Replace the Dell Wireless 1820A WiFi driver for Windows 10 with the full driver package
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • Replace the Dell Wireless 1830 WiFi driver for Windows 10 with the full driver package
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • 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
  • 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: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 12 9250, 13 9350, 15 9550

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

Updated the Intel Thunderbolt Controller Driver for Windows 7, 8, and 10 to version 15.3.39.250, A01

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • XPS 12 9250 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (11/27/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 7 64-bit – A00 (11/26/2015)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
  • Update the Dell Wireless 1820A WiFi driver for Windows 10 to version 1.555.0.0, A02
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • Update the Dell Wireless 1830 WiFi driver for Windows 10 to version 1.555.0.0, A03
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • Update the Intel HD Graphics Driver for Windows 10 to version 20.19.15.4331, A03
    • Resolves a blank screen issue with an external display or with the built-in display and a non-default resolution
  • Update the Intel HD Graphics 530-P530 Driver for Windows 10 to version 20.19.15.4331, A04
    • Resolves an issue with losing external display audio after resuming from sleep or hibernate
  • Update the Intel Thunderbolt Controller Driver for Windows 7, 8, and 10 to version 15.3.39.250, A01
  • Update the Realtek Audio ALC 3246 Driver for Windows 10 to version 6.0.1.7654, A03
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error when the display turns off: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE (RTKVHD64.sys)
  • Update the Realtek High Definition Audio ALC3266 Driver for Windows 10 to version 6.0.1.7628, A03
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error when the display turns off: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE (RTKVHD64.sys)
  • Update the Realtek USB FE-GbE NIC Family Driver for Windows 10 to version 10.5.1019.2015
    • Resolves frequent Ethernet disconnect issues
  • Suppress the prompt to install Intel Wireless Bluetooth drivers
  • 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
  • Schedule a re-assessment of the system’s graphics capabilities at next log on
  • Pause for 45 seconds while the NIC and port reconnect
  • 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: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 12 9250, 13 9350, 15 9550

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

Added support for the XPS 12 9250
Updated several drivers to resolve critical errors with the driver packs (see below for details)

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • XPS 12 9250 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (11/27/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 7 64-bit – A00 (11/26/2015)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
  • Update the Dell Wireless 1820A WiFi driver for Windows 10 to version 1.555.0.0, A02
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • Update the Dell Wireless 1830 WiFi driver for Windows 10 to version 1.555.0.0, A03
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • Update the Intel HD Graphics Driver for Windows 10 to version 20.19.15.4331, A03
    • Resolves a blank screen issue with an external display or with the built-in display and a non-default resolution
  • Update the Intel HD Graphics 530-P530 Driver for Windows 10 to version 20.19.15.4331, A04
    • Resolves an issue with losing external display audio after resuming from sleep or hibernate
  • Update the Realtek Audio ALC 3246 Driver for Windows 10 to version 6.0.1.7654, A03
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error when the display turns off: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE (RTKVHD64.sys)
  • Update the Realtek High Definition Audio ALC3266 Driver for Windows 10 to version 6.0.1.7628, A03
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error when the display turns off: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE (RTKVHD64.sys)
  • Update the Realtek USB FE-GbE NIC Family Driver for Windows 10 to version 10.5.1019.2015
    • Resolves frequent Ethernet disconnect issues
  • Suppress the prompt to install Intel Wireless Bluetooth drivers
  • 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
  • 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
  • Pause for 45 seconds while the NIC and port reconnect Continue reading Updated: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 12 9250, 13 9350, 15 9550

New: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 13 9350, 15 9550

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

  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
    • Choose the driver repository based on the system model and OS version
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 13 9350 – Windows 7 64-bit – A00 (11/26/2015)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 10 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
    • XPS 15 9550 – Windows 8.1 64-bit – A00 (10/13/2015)
  • Update the Dell Wireless 1830 802.11ac driver for Windows 10 to version 1.519.0.0, A01
    • Resolves an intermittent bluescreen error: ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY (bcmpciedhd63.sys)
  • Update the Dell Wireless 1830 802.11ac driver for Windows 8.1 to version 1.400.66.0, A01
  • Suppress the prompt to install Intel Wireless Bluetooth drivers
  • 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
  • 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
  • Pause for 45 seconds while the NIC and port reconnect Continue reading New: Dell Driver Pack – XPS 13 9350, 15 9550