Downloads of v 4.1.0:


Last Update:

04 Feb 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Dell Inc.


dell update dup

Dell Update Application for Windows 10 (Install)

4.1.0 | Updated: 04 Feb 2021



Downloads of v 4.1.0:



Software Author(s):

  • Dell Inc.


dell update dup

Dell Update Application for Windows 10 (Install) 4.1.0

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

1 Test Passing and 1 Exempted Test

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Verification Testing Exempt:

v3.0.0 gives the following error when manually attempting to install on my 2012 R2 test server:

Dell update Installer information
The operating system is not adequate for running Dell Update.

It returns error "4" when done silently.

To install Dell Update Application for Windows 10 (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Dell Update Application for Windows 10 (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Dell Update Application for Windows 10 (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade dell-update -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade dell-update -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure dell-update installed
    name: dell-update
    state: present
    version: 4.1.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'dell-update' do
  action    :install
  version  '4.1.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: dell-update,
    Version: 4.1.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller dell-update
   Name     = 'dell-update'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '4.1.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'dell-update':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '4.1.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install dell-update version="4.1.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 04 Feb 2021.



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This package contains the Dell Update application for systems running the Windows 10 build 14393 (Redstone 1) or later. Dell Update application automatically updates critical fixes and important device drivers as they become available.


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$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageName = 'dell-update' 
$toolsDir    = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url         = ''
$checksum    = 'b0d5c1735d0d771917d7cb76422d1c7391ce68cbc57baca4360848c14e9353f7'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'EXE' 
  url           = $url
  checksum      = $checksum
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
  silentArgs    = '/s /f'
  validExitCodes= @(0,2)
  softwareName  = 'Dell Update' 

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Dell Update Application for Windows 10 (Install) 4.0.0 3376 Monday, January 11, 2021 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 3.1.3 6565 Friday, August 21, 2020 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 3.1.2 2409 Thursday, May 28, 2020 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 3.1.1 1666 Saturday, April 4, 2020 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 3.0.1 13884 Sunday, June 9, 2019 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 3.0.0 15962 Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 982 Friday, April 20, 2018 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 495 Thursday, March 22, 2018 Approved
Dell Update (Install) 1353 Sunday, January 7, 2018 Approved
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