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Alienware Initial Driver Installation

Article ID : 536193Date Published : 2012-03-28Journal ID : 2907c51d-f3fd-48b1-b94e-16fd25a4a944

Alienware Initial Driver Installation


Article Summary:

This article will help you out to find the correct Order to install the drivers according to your Alienware system after reinstalling the Operating system.

Note:

Please bookmark this article because restarting the computer may be necessary during the troubleshooting process.

Watch Out our video for "Drivers for your Alienware Computer"

Note: For any missing or wrong drivers for your Alienware System, please refer to the website support.dell.com


Pick the your Alienware system Below to get the Lastest Driver Guide and links.


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1. Alienware M11x R1 – Windows 7


-
Bios Update A05 (Optional)

- Intel Chipset (Intel Cantiga GS45 – R253567)

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology (IRST Optional - R270769)

- Card Reader & 1394 (JMicron JMB380 & 1394 – R253584)
-
NVidia Discrete Graphics 327.23 (GeForce GT335M Includes Intel Graphics Driver)
-
Wired Network LAN A00 (Atheros AR8132 LAN 10/100 – R253573)
- Mobile Broadband WWAN Card Drivers (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband Driver (R263593)

II. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband App (R262228)

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Dell Wireless WLAN 1520 Half MiniCard A04 (R262653)

II. Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 (Optional – Ver 16.1.5)

- Bluetooth (Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth – R226746)
-
Audio (Realtek ALC665 – R266767)
-
Accelerometer / Free Fall Sensor (ST Microelectronics DE351DL – R263146)
-
Touch Pad (Synaptics Touchpad – R263117)

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center (Alienware Application - R272621)
- On Screen Display OSD A04 (OSD Application R279037)

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Applications (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2007, MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienGuise (Optional - Alienware Desktop Theme – R276886)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


2. Alienware M11x R2- Windows 7


-
Bios Update A04 (Optional - R289597)

- Intel Chipset (Intel QS57 Express – R266776)

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology (IRST Optional - R266777)

- Intel Integrated Graphics (Intel Graphic Media Accelerator HD - R281110)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia Discrete Graphics 327.23 (GeForce GT335M)

b. Card Reader (JMicron JMB380C Card Reader – R264260)

- 1394 (JMicron JMB380 & 1394 – R266704)

- Wired Network LAN A00 (Atheros AR8132 LAN 10/100 – R253573)

- Mobile Broadband WWAN Card Drivers (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband Driver (R263591)

II. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband App (R262228)

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Dell Wireless WLAN 1520 Half MiniCard A04 (R252544)

II. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6300 (Optional – Ver 16.1.5)

- Bluetooth (Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth – R226746)
-
Audio (Realtek ALC665 – R266767)
-
Free Fall Sensor (ST Microelectronics DE351DL – R266705)
-
Touch Pad (Synaptics Touchpad – R263117)

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center (Alienware Application - R272621)
- On Screen Display OSD A04 (OSD Application – R279037)

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Applications (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- AlienGuise (Optional - Alienware Desktop Theme – R276886)

- MS Office 2007, MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


3. Alienware M11x R3 – Windows 7 & 8


-
Bios Update A05 (Optional)

- Intel QS67 Express Chipset– Windows 7 R295884

- Intel Management Engine Interface Windows 7 R295885

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology (Optional Windows 7 R295887

- NEC USB 3.0, Windows 7 (unplug any USB device before install)

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel HD Graphics 3000 – Windows 7 R303343, Windows 8

b. NVidia GeForce GT335M Discrete Graphics 327.23 Windows 7 & 8

- JMicron JMB380C Card Reader Windows 7 R295901, Windows 8 R295901

- JMicron JMB380 & 1394 Windows 7 R295904, - Windows 8

- Wired Network LAN A00 (Atheros AR81510 – R295890)

- Mobile Broadband WWAN Card Drivers (Optional For Windows 7 & 8)

I. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband Driver (R284564)

II. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband App (R262228)

III. Dell DW5800 LTE 4G Mobile Broadband Driver (R303097)

IV. Dell DW5800 LTE 4G Mobile Broadband App (R303096)

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Intel(R) WiFi Link 1000 (Ver 16.1.5 Windows 7 / Windows 8)

II. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6205 (Optional – Ver 16.1.5 Windows 7 / Windows 8)

III. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250 (Optional) Ver 16.1.5 Windows 7 / Windows 8)

IV. Intel(R) WiMax Link 6250 App (Optional)

Windows 7 (Ver 7.5)

Windows 8

V. Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) App (Optional – Win 7 &8 v4.0.18.0)

VI. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N Windows 7 & 8 (Optional)

- Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Windows 7 (R297147)
- Realtek ALC665 Audio
Windows 7 (R304717), Windows 8
-
Accelerometer / Free Fall Sensor (ST Microelectronics DE351DL – R295907)
- Synaptics Touchpad
Windows 7 (R295899), Windows 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 / Windows 8
-
On Screen Display OSD (OSD Application Win 7&8 R295908)

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2007 / MS Office 2010 / MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Dell Digital Delivery Application (Optional – Purchased Software from Dell)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


4. Alienware M14x R1- Windows 7

- Bios Update A08 (Optional)

- Intel Chipset (Intel HM67 Cougar Point – R296015)

- Intel ME (Intel Management Engine Interface – R304382)

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology (IRST Optional - R296016)

- USB 3.0 (NEC USB 3.0, unplug any USB device prior installation)

- Card Reader (Realtek RTS5209 Card Reader – R296024)

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel Integrated HD Graphics (Intel HD Graphics 3000 – R303343)

b. NVidia Discrete Graphics 327.23 (GeForce GT555M/ GT540M)

- Wired Network LAN A00 (Atheros AR81510 – R295890)

- Mobile Broadband WWAN Card Drivers (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband Driver (R284564)

II. Dell Wireless 5620 EVDO-HSPA Mobile Broadband App (R262228)

III. Dell DW5800 LTE 4G Mobile Broadband Driver (R303097)

IV. Dell DW5800 LTE 4G Mobile Broadband App (R303096)

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Intel(R) WiFi Link 1000 (Ver 16.1.5)

II. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6205 (Optional – Ver 16.1.5)

III. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250 (Optional – R293527)

IV. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250 WiMax (Optional – R289421)

V. Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Application (Optional – 4.0.18.0)

VI. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N (Optional – 1.0.25.1224)

- Bluetooth (Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth – R297147)

- SiBEAM Wireless Display Driver (Optional – R298183)
-
Audio (Realtek ALC665 – R295888)

- Touch Pad (Synaptics Touchpad – R297683)

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Winwdows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center (Alienware Application 2.8.8.0)
-
On Screen Display OSD A00 (OSD Application R296022)

- Accelerometer / Free Fall Sensor (ST Microelectronics DE351DL – R295907)

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2007, MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


5. Alienware M14x R2- Windows 7 & 8

- Bios Update A13 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel HM77 Panther Point Chipset Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel Management Engine Interface Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology Windows 7 / Windows 8

- USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Windows 7 (Unplug any USB device prior installation)

- Realtek RTS5209 Card Reader Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel Integrated HD Graphics Windows 7 / Windows 8

b. NVidia GeForce GT650M Windows 7 & 8 327.23WHQL

- Atheros AR8151 LAN Network Card Windows 7

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Intel(R) WiFi Link 1030/2230 Ver 16.1.5 Windows 7 / Windows 8

a. Intel(R) 2230 Bluetooth Driver Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Broadcom 802.11 4352 + BT (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

III. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6205 (Optional Ver 16.1.5 Windows 7 / Windows 8)

IV. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250 (Optional Ver 16.1.5 Windows 7 / Windows 8)

V. Intel(R) Link 6250 WiMax App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VI. Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VII. Intel My WiFi Dashboard App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VIII. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N (Optional Windows 7 & 8)

- Dell Wireless 380 Bluetooth (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

- SiBEAM Wireless Display

a. Driver (Optional Windows 7 R298183 / Windows 8)

b. Application (Optional Windows 7 only)

- Creative Sound Blaster Recon 3Di CT9570 Audio Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Synaptics Touchpad Windows 7 / Windows 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 2.8.8.0 / Windows 8 2.8.10.0
- Airplane Mode Switch -
Windows 8

- On Screen Display OSD Windows 7 / Windows 8

- ST Microelectronics Motion sensor LNG3DMTR Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Alienware Digital Delivery (Purchased Software / Digital Download)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices or software. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


6. Alienware M15x - Windows 7 & Vista

- Bios Update A09 (Optional: A Recordable CD is needed, troubleshooting)

- Intel Ibex Peak PCH Chipset Windows 7 & Vista R232275

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology Windows 7 R274363 / Vista R232281

- Ricoh R5U230 Card Reader Windows 7 & Vista R232289

- .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 (Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Vista)

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. AMD ATI 5730 Windows 7 & Vista R281219 (Optional)

b. AMD ATI 5850 Windows 7 & Vista R281216 (Optional)

c. NVidia GT 240 / GTX 260M / GTX 460M Windows 7 / Vista (Optional)

- Intel 825xx Gigabit Ethernet LAN Network Windows 7 & Vista R232279

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Dell Wireless WLAN 1520 Windows 7 (Optional – R262653)

II. Broadcom AW1397 WLAN Windows 7 (Optional – R246759)

III. Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100/5300 Windows 7 / Vista (Optional)

- Dell Wireless 370 Bluetooth Windows 7 R235898 / Vista R229831

- IDT 92HD73C1 Audio Windows 7 & Vista R248560

- ST Microelectronics DE351DL Free Fall Sensor Windows 7 R251237/ Vista

- Synaptics Touchpad Windows 7 R270953 / Vista R248558

- ITE IT8512 CIR Receiver Windows 7 & Vista R232292

- Aver Media AVerTV Hybrid Nano Express TV Tuner (Optional)

I. ATSC Windows 7 / Vista

II. DVB-T Windows 7 / Vista

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 & Vista (2.5.54.0 – R272621)
- On Screen Display OSD
Windows 7 & Vista R302355

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2007, MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Intel Turbo Boost Technology (Optional) Windows 7 R274365

- AlienGuise (Optional - Alienware Theme – R276886, Not compatible with Internet Explorer 9 or higher)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


7. Alienware M17x R1 - Windows 7 & Vista

- Bios Update A07 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- NVidia MCP79 Chipset 15.57 Windows 7 & Vista R273039

Note: Do not install the NVidia network access manager. To avoid wireless connectivity problems Please Read This Article

- Ricoh R5C833 Card Reader Windows 7 R239475 / Vista R219002

- .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 (Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Vista)

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver (Optional)

Note: Make sure the Discrete GPU is selected before installing the driver.

a. AMD ATI 4870 Windows 7 & Vista 13.1 (Optional)

b. NVidia GTX 260M / GTX 280M Windows 7 / Vista (Optional)

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Broadcom AW1397 / AW 1510 Windows 7 / Vista (Optional)

Note: If you experience Wireless connectivity problems Click Here

II. Dell Wireless WLAN 1520 Windows 7 (Optional – R249128)

- Dell Wireless 370 Bluetooth Windows 7 R226750 / Vista R189325

- IDT 92HD73C1 Audio Windows 7 & Vista R240776

- Synaptics Touchpad Windows 7 & Vista R270953

- ITE IT8512 CIR Receiver Windows 7 & Vista R232656

- Aver Media AVerTV Hybrid Nano Express TV Tuner (Optional)

I. ATSC Windows 7 / Vista

II. DVB-T Windows 7 / Vista

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 & Vista (2.5.54.0 – R272621)
- On Screen Display OSD
Windows 7 & Vista R240771

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2007, MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Alienware Integrated Webcam Windows Vista Only R219156 (Optional)

- AlienGuise (Optional - Alienware Theme – R276886, Not compatible with Internet Explorer 9 or higher)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


8. Alienware M17x R2 (Windows 7)

- Bios Update A10 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel Ibex Peak PCH Chipset R251012

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST R274363

- Ricoh R5U230 Card Reader R251071

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. AMD ATI 4870 Windows 7 13.1 (Optional)

b. AMD ATI 5870 Windows 7 13.11 (Optional)

c. NVidia GTX 285M Windows 7 327.23 (Optional)

- Intel 825xx Gigabit Ethernet LAN Network R255936

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Dell Wireless WLAN 1520 Windows 7 (Optional – R262653)

II. Broadcom AW1397 1510 WLAN Windows 7 (Optional – R246759)

III. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6300 Windows 7 (Optional 16.1.5)

- Dell Wireless 370 Bluetooth Windows 7 R246770

- IDT 92HD73C1 Audio Windows 7 R264124

- ST Microelectronics DE351DL Free Fall Sensor Windows 7 R251237

- Synaptics Touchpad Windows 7 R270953

- ITE IT8512 CIR Receiver Windows 7 R251081

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 (2.5.54.0 – R272621)
- On Screen Display OSD
Windows 7 R263892

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2007 / MS Office 2010 / MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Intel Turbo Boost Technology (Optional) Windows 7 R274365

- AlienGuise (Optional - Alienware Theme – R276886, Not compatible with Internet Explorer 9 or higher)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads



9. Alienware M17x R3 (Windows 7)

-
Bios Update A12 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

Note: If you don’t use the Intel Wireless Display technology in to maximize your system performance, access the system BIOS while the PC is booting up (At the Alienware Logo Hit “F2” key repeatedly), then go to the “advanced” Tab and under “Primary Display”, change the option from “SG” to “PEG” this will disable the Intel Integrated Graphics card.

- Intel HM67 Cougar Point Chipset R289462

- Intel Management Engine ME Interface R290940

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST R302553

- USB 3.0 (NEC USB 3.0, unplug any USB device prior installation)

- Realtek RT5209 Card Reader R289405

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel(R) HD Graphics 3000 R303343 (Not Needed if you purchased the 3D screen bundle)

b. AMD ATI 6870 / 6970 / 6990 Discrete Graphics 13.11 (Optional)

c. NVidia GTX 460M/GTX 560/GTX 580 Graphics 327.23 (Optional)

Note: If you purchased the NVidia GTX 580M and your system is experiencing low performance during game play click here

- Atheros AR8151 Ethernet LAN Network R289538

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Dell Wireless 1501 (4313) WLAN (Optional – R289411)

II. Intel(R) WiFi Link 1000/2230 (Optional – 16.1.5)

a. Intel(R) 2230 Bluetooth Driver (Optional)

III. Broadcom 802.11 4352 + BT (Optional)

IV. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6205 (Optional – 16.1.5)

V. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250/6300 (Optional – 16.1.5)

VI. Intel(R) Link 6250 WiMax App (Optional R289421)

VII. Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) App (Optional)

VIII. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N (Optional)

- Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth – R289410

- SiBEAM Wireless Display (Optional R298183)

- IDT 92HD73C1 Audio R303928

- ST Microelectronics DE351DL Free Fall Sensor R289409

- Synaptics Touchpad – R289406

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center (2.8.8.0)
-
On Screen Display OSD R315150

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010 / MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


10. Alienware M17x R4 Windows 7 & 8


-
Bios Update A12 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel HM77 Panther Point Chipset Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel Management Engine Interface Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel eXtensible Host Controller USB 3.0 Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Realtek RT5209 Card Reader Windows 7 / Windows 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel(R) HD Graphics Windows 7 / Windows 8 (Not Needed if you purchased the 3D screen bundle)

b. AMD ATI 7970 Discrete Graphics 13.11 Windows 7 & 8 (Optional)

c. NVidia GTX 660M/675M/680M 327.23 Windows 7 & 8 (Optional)

- Atheros AR8151 Ethernet LAN Network Windows 7

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Intel(R) WiFi Link 2230 Windows 7 / Windows 8

a. Intel(R) 2230 Bluetooth Driver Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Broadcom 802.11 4352 + BT (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

III. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6205 (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

IV. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250 (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

V. Intel(R) Link 6250 WiMax App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VI. Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VII. Intel My WiFi Dashboard App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VIII. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N (Optional Windows 7 & 8)

IX. Airplane mode Switch Windows 8

- Dell Wireless 380 Bluetooth Windows 7 / Windows 8

- SiBEAM Wireless Display (Optional Windows 7/ Windows 8

- Creative Labs Recon 3Di (CT9750) Audio Windows 7 / Windows 8

- ST Microelectronics Motion Sensor Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Synaptics Touchpad Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center App Windows 7 (2.8.8.0) / Windows 8 (2.8.10.0)
- On Screen Display OSD
Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010 / MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Alienware Digital Delivery 2.5 (Digital Purchased Software)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


11. Alienware M18x R1 Windows 7


-
Bios Update A05 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel HM67 Cougar Point Chipset R298407

- Intel Management Engine ME Interface R298408

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST R302553

- USB 3.0 (NEC USB 3.0, unplug any USB device prior installation)

- Realtek RT5209 Card Reader R298414

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

d. Intel(R) HD Graphics 3000 R303343

e. AMD ATI 6870 / 6970 / 6990 Discrete Graphics 13.11 (Optional)

f. NVidia GTX 460M/GTX 560/GTX 580 Graphics 327.23 (Optional)

- Atheros AR8151 Ethernet LAN Network R298413

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Dell Wireless 1501 (4313) WLAN (Optional – R289411)

II. Intel(R) WiFi Link 1000/2230 (Optional – 16.1.5)

b. Intel(R) 2230 Bluetooth Driver (Optional)

III. Broadcom 802.11 4352 + BT (Optional)

IV. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6205 (Optional)

V. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250/6300 (Optional – 15.8.0)

VII. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N (Optional)

- Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth – R300764

- SiBEAM Wireless Display (Optional R298183)

- IDT 92HD73C1 Audio R300028

- ST Microelectronics DE351DL Free Fall Sensor R298417

- Synaptics Touchpad – R300765

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center (2.8.8.0)
-
On Screen Display OSD R315150

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010 / MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.

If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


12. Alienware M18x R2 Windows 7 & 8


-
Bios Update A11 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel HM77 Panther Point Chipset Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel Management Engine Interface Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel eXtensible Host Controller USB 3.0 Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Intel Dynamic Platform & Thermal Framework Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Realtek RT5209 Card Reader Windows 7 / Windows 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

d. Intel(R) HD Graphics Windows 7 / Windows 8 (Not Needed if you purchased the 3D screen bundle)

e. AMD ATI 7970 Discrete Graphics 13.11 Windows 7 & 8 (Optional)

f. NVidia GTX 660M/675M/680M 327.23 Windows 7 & 8 (Optional)

- Atheros AR8151 Ethernet LAN Network Windows 7 only

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Intel(R) WiFi Link 2230 Windows 7 / Windows 8

b. Intel(R) 2230 Bluetooth Driver Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Broadcom 802.11 4352 + BT (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

III. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6205 (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

IV. Intel(R) WiFi Link 6250 (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

V. Intel(R) Link 6250 WiMax App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VI. Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VII. Intel My WiFi Dashboard App (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

VIII. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N (Optional Windows 7 & 8)

IX. Airplane mode Switch Windows 8

- Dell Wireless 380 Bluetooth Windows 7 / Windows 8

- SiBEAM Wireless Display (Optional Windows 7/ Windows 8

- Creative Labs Recon 3Di (CT9750) Audio Windows 7 / Windows 8

- ST Microelectronics Motion Sensor Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Synaptics Touchpad Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center App Windows 7 (2.8.8.0) / Windows 8 (2.8.10.0)
- On Screen Display OSD
Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010 / MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Alienware Digital Delivery 2.5 (Digital Purchased Software)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


13. Alienware 14 (Windows 7 & 8)


-
Bios Update A04 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel HM87 Lynx Point Chipset - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Management Engine Interface - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 & 8

- USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Windows 7 (Unplug any USB device prior installation)

- Realtek RTS5209 Card Reader Windows 7 & 8

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel Integrated HD Graphics Windows 7 & 8

b. NVidia GeForce Driver Windows 7 & 8 327.23 WHQL

- Qualcomm LAN Network Killer E2201 Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Broadcom BCM4352 + BT (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N 1202 (Optional Windows 7 & 8)

- Realtek ALC3661 Audio Codec Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Synaptics Touchpad Driver Windows 7 & 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 & 8 Ver. 3.0.29.0
- Airplane Mode Switch -
Windows 8

- On Screen Display OSD Windows 7 & 8

- ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor Windows 7 & 8

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- Alien Feedback (Alienware Feedback Application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Alienware Digital Delivery (Purchased Preinstalled Software / Digital Download)

- My Locker (Software Purchased through Dell Software Download Store)

- AlienRespawn (AlienRespawn Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


14. Alienware 17 (Windows 7 & 8)


-
Bios Update A05 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel HM87 Lynx Point Chipset - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Management Engine Interface - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Dynamic Platform & Thermal Framework Driver - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 & 8

- USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Windows 7 (Unplug any USB device prior installation)

- Realtek RTS5209 Card Reader Windows 7 & 8

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel Integrated HD Graphics Windows 7 & 8

b. NVidia GeForce Driver Windows 7 & 8 327.23 WHQL

- Qualcomm LAN Network Killer E2201 Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Broadcom BCM4352 + BT (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N 1202 (Optional Windows 7 & 8)

- Realtek ALC3661 Audio Codec Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Synaptics Touchpad Driver Windows 7 & 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 & 8 Ver. 3.0.29.0
- Airplane Mode Switch -
Windows 8

- On Screen Display OSD Windows 7 & 8

- ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor Windows 7 & 8

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- Alien Feedback (Alienware Feedback Application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Alienware Digital Delivery (Purchased Preinstalled Software / Digital Download)

- My Locker (Software Purchased through Dell Software Download Store)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


15. Alienware 18 (Windows 7 & 8)


-
Bios Update A03 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel HM87 Lynx Point Chipset - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Management Engine Interface - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Dynamic Platform & Thermal Framework Driver - Windows 7 & 8

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 & 8

- USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Windows 7 (Unplug any USB device prior installation)

- Realtek RTS5209 Card Reader Windows 7 & 8

- Video Card Driver

a. Intel Integrated HD Graphics Windows 7 & 8

b. NVidia GeForce Driver Windows 7 & 8 327.23 WHQL

- Qualcomm LAN Network Killer E2201 Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Wireless LAN Card

I. Broadcom BCM4352 + BT (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Bigfoot Networks Killer Wireless-N 1202 (Optional Windows 7 & 8)

- Realtek ALC3661 Audio Codec Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Synaptics Touchpad Driver Windows 7 & 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 & 8 Ver. 3.0.29.0
- Airplane Mode Switch -
Windows 8

- On Screen Display OSD Windows 7 & 8

- ST Microelectronics Free Fall Sensor Windows 7 & 8

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- Alien Feedback (Alienware Feedback Application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- Alienware Digital Delivery (Purchased Preinstalled Software / Digital Download)

- My Locker (Software Purchased through Dell Software Download Store)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads



Desktops

1.
Area-51 / ALX (Vista & 7)


-
Bios Update A10 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility R239508

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST R255951

- JMicron JMB36X RAID Controller R306304

- Silicon Integrated Systems SIL3132 Controller R201623

- USB 3.0 PCIe Card - Optional

- .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 (Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 - Windows Vista)

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia GeForce Driver 327.23 WHQL (Optional)

b. AMD Radeon HD Series Catalyst Suite Driver 13.9 (Optional)

1. AMD Hydravision Package (Optional)

- Broadcom 57XX Gigabit Integrated LAN Network Driver

- Bigfoot Networks Killer NIC LAN Network Vista / Windows 7 (Optional)

- Wireless LAN Card (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 1505 802.11n (Optional Vista / Windows 7)

II. Dell Wireless 1525 802.11n (Optional Vista / Windows 7)

- Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth (Optional Vista / Windows 7)

- Realtek ALC888 HD Audio Driver

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Audio (Optional Driver / Application)

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio (Optional Utility / Application)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-1200 / WinTV-HVR-1250 TV Tuner (Optional)

- Alienware TactX™ Keyboard / Mouse Driver (Optional- Windows 7 & Vista)

- Alienware Command Center Ver. 2.8.9.0

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


2. Aurora R1 / ALX (Vista & 7)


-
Bios Update A11 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility R246906

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST R255950

- Silicon Integrated Systems SIL3132 Controller R235001

- USB 3.0 PCIe Card - Optional

- .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 (Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 - Windows Vista)

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia GeForce Driver 327.23 WHQL (Optional)

b. AMD Radeon HD Series Catalyst Suite Driver 13.9 (Optional)

1. AMD Hydravision Package (Optional)

- Broadcom 57XX Gigabit Integrated LAN Network Driver

- Bigfoot Networks Killer NIC LAN Network Windows 7 / Vista (Optional)

- Wireless LAN Card (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 1505 802.11n (Optional Windows 7 / Vista)

II. Dell Wireless 1525 802.11n (Optional Windows 7 / Vista)

III. Broadcom WiFi 4323 WLAN + BT Combo Card (Optional Windows 7)

- Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth (Optional Windows 7 / Vista)

- Realtek ALC888 HD Audio Driver

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Audio (Optional Driver / Application)

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio (Optional Utility / Application)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-1200 / WinTV-HVR-1250 TV Tuner (Optional)

- Alienware TactX™ Keyboard / Mouse Driver (Optional- Windows 7 & Vista)

- Alienware Command Center Ver. 2.8.9.0

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


2. Aurora R2 (Windows 7)


-
Bios Update A04 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility R246906

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST R264149

- JMicron JMB36X RAID Controller R306304

- USB 3.0 PCIe Card - Optional

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia GeForce Driver 327.23 WHQL (Optional)

b. AMD Radeon HD Series Catalyst Suite Driver 13.9 (Optional)

1. AMD Hydravision Package (Optional)

- Realtek RTL81XX PCI-E LAN Network Driver

- Bigfoot Networks Killer NIC LAN Network Windows 7 (Optional)

- Wireless LAN Card (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 1505 802.11n (Optional Windows 7)

II. Dell Wireless 1525 802.11n (Optional Windows 7)

III. Broadcom WiFi 4323 WLAN + BT Combo Card (Optional Windows 7)

- Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth (Optional Windows 7)

- Realtek ALC888 HD Audio Driver

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Audio (Optional Driver / Application)

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio (Optional Utility / Application)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-1200 / WinTV-HVR-1250 TV Tuner (Optional)

- Alienware TactX™ Keyboard / Mouse Driver (Optional- Windows 7

- Alienware Command Center Ver. 2.8.9.0

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


3. Aurora R3 (Windows 7)


-
Bios Update A06 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility R284186

- Intel Management Engine Interface R284760

- Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST R285427

- JMicron eSATA JMB362 Controller R286429

- Renesas USB3.0 Host Controller 30230

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia GeForce Driver 327.23 WHQL (Optional)

b. AMD Radeon HD Series Catalyst Suite Driver 13.9 (Optional)

1. AMD Hydravision Package (Optional)

- Realtek RTL81XX PCI-E LAN Network Driver / Application

- Bigfoot Networks Killer NIC LAN Network Windows 7 (Optional)

- Wireless LAN Card (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 1505 802.11n (Optional Windows 7)

II. Dell Wireless 1525 802.11n (Optional Windows 7)

III. Broadcom WiFi 4323 WLAN + BT Combo Card (Optional Windows 7)

- Dell Wireless 365 Bluetooth (Optional Windows 7)

- Realtek ALC892 Audio Driver

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Audio (Optional Driver / Application)

- Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio (Optional Utility / Application)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-1200 / WinTV-HVR-1250 TV Tuner (Optional)

- Alienware TactX™ Keyboard / Mouse Driver (Optional- Windows 7)

- Alienware Command Center Ver. 2.8.9.0

- Alienware Factory Wallpapers (Extract pictures and set your favorite)

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)

Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads


4. Aurora R4 (Windows 7 & 8)


-
Bios Update A09 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Chipset Driver

I. Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility – Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Intel Management Engine Interface Windows 7 / Windows 8

III. Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 & 8

IV. Renesas USB3.0 Host Controller 30230

V. Realtek Card Reader – Windows 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia GeForce Driver 327.23 WHQL (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

1. MSI Afterburner Software for nVidia GPU’s (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

b. AMD Radeon HD Series Catalyst Suite Driver 13.9 (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

2. AMD Hydravision Package (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

- LAN Network Card

I. Realtek LAN NIC Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Bigfoot Networks Killer NIC LAN Network Windows 7 (Optional)

- Wireless LAN Card (Optional)

I. Broadcom WiFi 4323 WLAN + BT Combo Card (Optional Windows 7)

II. Dell Wireless 1525 802.11n (Optional Windows 7)

III. Dell Wireless 365 Combo (Optional Windows 7)

IV. Dell 365 Bluetooth (Optional Windows 7)

- Audio Driver

I. Realtek ALC892 Audio Driver Windows 7 & 8

II. Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium (Optional Windows 7)

III. Creative Sound Blaster Recon 3D PCI-e (Optional Windows 7 & 8)

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware TactX™ Keyboard / Mouse Driver (Optional- Windows 7 & 8)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- Alienware Digital Delivery (Purchased Preinstalled Software / Digital Download)

- My Locker (Software Purchased through Dell Software Download Store)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)


Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads



5. X51 R1 (Windows 7 & 8)

- Bios Update A12 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Chipset Driver

I. Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility – Windows 7 / Windows 8

II. Intel Management Engine Interface Windows 7 & 8

III. Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 & 8

IV. Renesas USB3.0 Host ControllerWindows 7

V. Optical Drive (ODD) Eject Disc Software – Windows 7 / Windows 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia GeForce Driver 327.23 WHQL (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

1. GPU Fan Controller for nVidia GPU’s (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

b. Intel HD Graphics Driver - Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Realtek LAN NIC Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Wireless LAN Card (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 1502 (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

II. Dell Wireless 1506 (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

- Realtek ALC892 Audio Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware TactX™ Keyboard / Mouse Driver (Optional- Windows 7 & 8)

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- Alienware Digital Delivery (Purchased Preinstalled Software / Digital Download)

- My Locker (Software Purchased through Dell Software Download Store)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)


Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads



6. X51 R2 (Windows 7 & 8)

- Bios Update A02 (Optional – Make sure yours is up to date)

- Chipset Driver

I. Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility – Windows 7 & 8

II. Intel Management Engine Interface Windows 7 & 8

III. Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST Windows 7 & 8

IV. Intel USB3.0 Host ControllerWindows 7

V. Optical Drive (ODD) Eject Disc Software – Windows 7 & 8

- .NET Framework 4 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Windows 7)

- .NET Framework 4.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Windows 7)

- Video Card Driver

a. NVidia GeForce Driver 327.23 WHQL (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

1. GPU Fan Controller for nVidia GPU’s (Optional - Windows 7 & 8)

b. Intel HD Graphics Driver - Windows 7 & 8

- Realtek LAN NIC Windows 7 / Windows 8

- Wireless LAN Card (Optional)

I. Dell Wireless 1550 WiFi + BT (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

II. Dell Wireless 1506 (Optional Windows 7 / Windows 8)

- Realtek Audio Driver Windows 7 & 8

- Direct X (Microsoft DirectX®)

- Alienware TactX™ Keyboard / Mouse Driver (Optional- Windows 7 & 8

- Alienware Command Center Windows 7 & 8

- Factory Installed Software (Register / Login and Download your apps)

- Steam Portal (Preinstalled in your computer)

- Java Plug-in (Oracle Java Web plugin)

- Alien Autopsy (Alienware Diagnostic’s application)

- Alienware Digital Delivery (Purchased Preinstalled Software / Digital Download)

- My Locker (Software Purchased through Dell Software Download Store)

- MS Office 2010, MS Office 2013/365 (Optional – Product key is needed for download)

- AlienRespawn (Basic)


Note: Optional drivers are required only if you have purchased any of those devices. For the Bios updates, please check before install it to have the latest version installed in your computer.


If you find any broken link, please refer to Drivers & Downloads



If you still experience issues after completing these steps please send an e-mail to AWCC-Resolution_Experts@Dell.com (for US and Canada customers only), with your service tag, phone number and proper time to reach you and we will be contacting you shortly.