Drivers for Dimension 4550

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Application - Application

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Wild Tangent Gaming Console and Games - VISTA, v.webpost, A1.0
This is link to web download Wild Tangent Dell Gaming Console.
Optionalwebpost9/8/2008 Windows 7 32-bit
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
Jasc Paintshop Photo Album 4.0, v.PSPA 4.04, A04
This patch is used to correct the printer not installed crash issue and the Dell paper templates not appearing issue.
Not DefinedPSPA 4.0412/4/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Real Networks RealOne Player 6.0, v.6.0.11.853, A00
RealNetworks Security Update to Address RealOne Player, RealPlayer Security Vulnerabilities
Not Defined6.0.11.8535/14/2003 Windows XP
Sonic Solutions Digital Content Authoring (MyDVD), v.4.0_Patch_62402_To_67077, A03a
MyDVD 4.0 Patch.
Not Defined4.0_Patch_62402_To_670772/3/2003 Windows XP
Jasc Dell Picture Studio Image Expert , v.3.4.1, A00
This patch fixes the issue "1706 - Insert the CD issue" in Dell Image Expert version 3.4.1.
Not Defined3.4.11/24/2003 Windows XP
Corel WordPerfect Productivity Pack, v.1.0.0.0, A00
This patch prevents the accidental launch of unsupported and undocumented software features.
Not Defined1.0.0.011/18/2002 Windows XP
Dell Support 2.0, v.2.0.168b (D4550), A00
Get instant answers to your questions and information about your computer.
Not Defined2.0.168b (D4550)10/14/2002 Windows XP
CyberLink SoftDVD, v.4.xx.11wps, A06
This is for use with all current and previous builds of Dell Cyberlink Power DVD. 4.0.08, 4.0.09, 4.0c.09, 4.0.10, 4.oc.10, 4.0.11 and 4.0c.11.
Not Defined4.xx.11wps10/4/2002 Windows XP
Windows 2000

Audio - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Analog Devices ADI 198x Integrated Audio, v.5.12.01.3538, A08
ADI Onboard Sound Driver Multiple System.
Not Defined5.12.01.35386/3/2003 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Analog Devices ADI 198x Integrated Audio, v.5.12.01.3515, A05
ADI Onboard Sound Driver Multiple System.
Not Defined5.12.01.351511/1/2002 Windows XP
Windows 98
Windows 2000

Audio - Patch/Upgrade

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Creative Labs Sound Blaster Live! 5.1 Digital, v. 5.12.1.203, A05-W
This package contains drivers, mixer, and diagnostics. It functions as a stand-alone installation or as an update to an existing installation.
Not Defined5.12.1.20311/12/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000

BIOS - BIOS

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell Dimension System BIOS, A08
Dimension 4550 A08 FlashBIOS
Not DefinedA0810/7/2003 BIOS

Chipset - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility, v.4.04.1007, A11
Adds software support for the newest Intel Chipsets.
Not Defined4.04.10079/20/2002 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Communications - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Conexant/GVC V.92 Soft (Data Fax) Modem for Windows, v.v215.03.29.02, A03
This modem driver is for the Conexant Data Fax modem shipped in Europe, Australia and New Zealand. Driver Enhancement support
Not Definedv215.03.29.025/6/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Conexant/GVC V.92 Soft Data Fax Voice Modem for Windows, v.v215.03.29.03, A03
Conexant V.92 Soft Data Fax Voice Driver enhancement
Not Definedv215.03.29.035/1/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Broadcom V.92 Soft Modem (Data Fax), v.3.05.24, A08
Broadcom V.92 PCI Modem Driver (v.3.5.24)
Not Defined3.05.243/14/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Broadcom V.92 Soft Modem (Data Fax Voice), v.3.5.24, A07
Broadcom V.92 Data,Fax & Voice modem Driver (v.3.5.24)
Not Defined3.5.243/14/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Windows Me
Conexant/GVC V.92 Soft (Data Fax) Modem for Windows, v.v215.03.29.02, A02
Conexant Data Fax modem driver for North America, China and Japan.
Not Definedv215.03.29.023/14/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Conexant/GVC V.92 Soft Data Fax Voice Modem for Windows, v.215.03.29.03, A03
Conexant Data/Fax/Voice V.92 modem for North America and Asia
Not Defined215.03.29.033/14/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Conexant/Asus v.92 Data/Fax Modem , v.5.03.29.50, A03
Conexant v.92 Data/Fax and Data/Fax/Voice PCI modem driver package
Not Defined5.03.29.503/14/2003 Windows XP
Eicon DIVA 2.02, v.3.5.102.51, A02
Eicon Diva ISDN 2.02 S/T PCI adpater Driver
Recommended3.5.102.512/18/2003 Windows XP

Communications - HTML

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Conexant/Asus v.92 Data/Fax Modem , v.WebPost , A01
HTML for Conexant v.92 PCI Data/Fax and Data/Fax/Voice modems
Not DefinedWebPost5/16/2003 Windows XP
Conexant/GVC V.92 Soft Data Fax Voice Modem for Windows, A04
Conexant HSF V.92 56K Data Fax PCI Modem User's Guide (AMF)
Not DefinedA049/23/2002 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Windows Me

Communications - Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Conexant/Asus v.92 Data/Fax Modem , v.2.5.4, A05
Conexant Netwaiting (MOH) application 2.5.4
Not Defined2.5.44/15/2003 Windows XP

Diagnostics - Diagnostics Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell 32 Bit Diagnostics (Graphical User Interface version), A1220
Dell 32-bit Diagnostics v1220
Not DefinedA12209/4/2003 OS Independent
Dell 32 Bit Diagnostics, A1109
Dell 32 bit Diagnostics v1109
Not DefinedA110910/16/2002 OS Independent

IDE/EIDE - Hardware

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Hitachi Deskstar 180GXP Family (20,30,40,60,80,120GB) Hard Drives, v.Util, A01
This utility reduces the chance of erroneous SMART failures for the Hitachi(Previously IBM) Deskstar 180GXP Family Hard Drives (20,30,40,60,80,120GB) Dell P/N (4X469,X0308,X0375,X0769,X0770,X0775)
Not DefinedUtil7/23/2003 Windows XP
Red Hat Linux 8.0
Red Hat Linux 9.0
Windows 2000

Imaging Solutions - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell Photo All-In-One Printer 922, v.G21, A04
Release A04 of Dell 922 English Driver .
UrgentG216/15/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Dell Inkjet Printer 720, v.English, A02
Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with Setup.exe File for R80999.EXE Download 1. Click Download Now, to download the file. 2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click Yes, I Accept this Agreement. 3. When the File Download window appears, click Save (Windows XP users
OptionalEnglish6/30/2004 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Dell Printer Personal All-in-One A920, v.2.0, A01
First Release
Not Defined2.07/2/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000

Input - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell Enhanced Quietkey (PS2) RT7D00, Enhanced Quietkey (PS2) SK-8100, v.2.10, A26
DellTouch Programmable Hot Keys 2.10. Enables programmable hot keys on Dell Enhanced Keyboards.
Not Defined2.1010/9/2002 Windows XP

Network - Diagnostics Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet , v.3.18, A00
Windows User Diagnostics for Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet NIC
Recommended3.184/29/2003 Windows XP
Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet , v.5.14, A00
DOS User Diagnostics
Recommended5.144/29/2003 MS-DOS
Intel 10/100 LOM, v.5.3.5.9, A01
Intel Proset II Network Diagnostics
Not Defined5.3.5.910/16/2002 Windows XP
Windows 2000

Network - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet , v.5.30, A00
NDIS 5.1 Driver
Recommended5.304/29/2003 Windows XP
Intel 10/100 LOM, v.6.1.3.11, A02
Intel 10/100 Network Drivers
Not Defined6.1.3.1112/20/2002 Windows XP
Dell TrueMobile 1180 Wireless USB Adapter, v.4.03.08.28, A08
Dell TrueMobile 1180 Wireless USB Adapter software
Not Defined4.03.08.2811/6/2002 Windows 98
Windows Me
Windows XP
Windows 2000
Intel 10/100 LOM, v.6.1.3.10, A01
Intel 10/100 Network Drivers
Not Defined6.1.3.1010/16/2002 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Network - Firmware

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Broadband Router, v.3.0.0.8, A02
Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Broadband Router Firmware
Optional3.0.0.88/8/2003 Windows 98
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Dell TrueMobile 1184 Wireless Broadband Router, v.2.12, A11
Firmware version 2.12 for Dell TrueMobile 1184 wireless Broadband Router.
Not Defined2.122/21/2003 Windows XP
Windows Me
Windows 98
Windows 2000
Dell TrueMobile 1180 Wireless USB Adapter, v.0.6.16, A00
TrueMobile 1180 Wireless USB Adapter 1.1.3 Primary Firmware
Not Defined0.6.162/6/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Windows 98
Windows Me

Network - HTML

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Broadband Router, v.7.21.03, A01
Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Broadband Router User's Guide (English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Swedish)
Not Defined7.21.038/8/2003 Windows XP
Windows 98
Windows 2000
Dell TrueMobile 1184 Wireless Broadband Router, v.FEB 2003, A06
Updated user's guide(English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Japanese, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese) for the Dell TM1184 Wireless Broadband Router for firmware 2.12 and setup wizard 2.1.0.16.
Not DefinedFEB 20032/20/2003 Windows 98
Windows 2000
Windows Me
Windows XP

Network - Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Broadband Router, v.1.02, A02
Dell TrueMobile 2300 wireless Broadband Router Control Utility
Optional1.028/11/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Dell TrueMobile 1184 Wireless Broadband Router, v.2.1.0.16, A06
Setup Wizard for Dell TrueMobile 1184 Wireless Broadband Router.
Not Defined2.1.0.162/20/2003 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Windows Me
Windows 98
Dell TrueMobile 1180 Wireless USB Adapter, v.4.03.09.13, A10
Driver, Client Manager and English HTML combined package for Dell TrueMobile 1180 Wireless USB Adapter
Not Defined4.03.09.132/18/2003 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Windows 98
Windows Me

Patches And Fixes - Patch/Upgrade

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell Patches And Fixes (Cross LOB), A01
This EXE resolves an issue with IOMEGA zip drives where the disk cannot be read after reinseration from a hard eject using the eject button on the drive.
Not DefinedA0112/17/2002 Windows XP
Windows 2000

Removable Storage - Application

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.2, v.1.00, A00-00
The following tutorial will help to provide you with an understanding of how to use Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.x. Topics covered will include:
  • How to make a custom Music CD
  • How to make a Data CD
  • How to make a duplicate CD
  • Not Defined1.0012/5/2002 Windows NT 4.0
    Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Windows 98
    Windows Me

    Removable Storage - Firmware

    DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
    LiteOn 48X CD-ROM, v.YDS8, A05
    This firmware updates the drive to provide the correct ATAPI Signature in order to resolve an issue on recent BIOS in which any drive slaved the Lite-ON drive will be set to run in PIO mode.
    OptionalYDS810/4/2004 Red Hat Linux 9.0
    Red Hat Linux 8.0
    Windows 2000
    Windows 98
    Windows XP
    Windows NT 4.0
    Philips D028 DVD+RW, v.1.68, A03
    Provides support for 8x DVD+R media; write speed maximum will be 2.4x
    Optional1.683/24/2004 Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    Samsung SD-616T 16X DVD ROM, v.F311 (DOS), A03
    DOS Based Firmware Flash Utility update for Samsung SD 616T 16X DVD ROM drive.
    Not DefinedF311 (DOS)9/15/2003 Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    Windows NT 4.0
    Windows 98
    Windows Me
    Samsung SM-348B 48X Combo, v.T503 (DOS), A04
    DOS Based Firmware Flash Utility update for " Samsung SM 348B 48X Combo drive".
    Not DefinedT503 (DOS)9/4/2003 Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Samsung SW-248F 48X CDRW, v.R603, A02
    Firmware update for "Samsung SW 248F 48X CDRW Drive" Dell P/N 2X480 & 1X764.
    Not DefinedR6036/18/2003 Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    Windows 98
    Windows Me
    LiteOn 16X DVD, v.GDHJ, A06
    Firmware update for "Lite On LTD 163 16X DVD ROM drive" Dell P/N OR575.
    Not DefinedGDHJ5/15/2003 Windows NT 4.0
    Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Windows 98
    Windows Me
    NEC ND-1100A 4X DVD+R/2.4X DVD+RW, v.10GE, A04
    This is a firmware update for the NEC ND-1100A 4X DVD+RW drive. This update application will update the firmware on the drive to version '10GE'.
    Not Defined10GE4/25/2003 Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Philips DVD+RW, v.1.90, A01
    Web Post firmware upgrade for "Philips D01 DVD+RW drive" Dell P/N 6M479
    Not Defined1.904/14/2003 Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    LiteOn 48X CD-ROM, v.YDS6, A04
    Firmware update for "Lite-On 48X CD ROM Drive" Dell P/N T0799
    Not DefinedYDS63/19/2003 Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    Red Hat Linux 9.0
    Windows NT 4.0
    Windows 98
    Windows XP x64
    Red Hat Linux 8.0
    HLDS GCE-8400B HH 40X CDRW, v.C104, A02
    Firmware Flash for HLDS GCE-8400B HH 40X CDRW Version A02
    Not DefinedC1041/30/2003 Windows NT 4.0
    Windows Me
    Windows 98
    Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    NEC NR-7900A HH 24X CD-RW, v.109B, A01
    Firmware update for NEC NR-7900A 24x CD-RW drive; Dell P/n: 6J118, 7J385
    Not Defined109B11/19/2002 Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Windows NT 4.0
    Windows Me
    Windows 98
    NEC NR-9100A HH 40X CDRW, v.109B, A01
    Firmware update for "NEC NR-9100A HH 40x CD-RW Drive" Dell P/N 2P509, 8N722
    Not Defined109B11/19/2002 Windows NT 4.0
    Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Windows 98
    Windows Me
    Samsung SM-332B 32X Combo, v. T410, A04
    New firmware for Samsung SM 332B 32X Combo drive. Dell part numbers 1R545, 3R327, & 4X204.
    Not DefinedT4109/23/2002 Windows 98
    Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Windows NT 4.0

    Removable Storage - Patch/Upgrade

    DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
    Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.3.4, v.5.3.5.17, A00
    Provides a web updater file which updates any existing version of Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.3.4.x to Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.3.5.17.
    Recommended5.3.5.1710/21/2004 Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    Windows NT 4.0
    Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.3.4, v.5.3.4.21 SP22, A03-00
    This update patch provides an comprehensive update to the existing 5.x products resolving several user and localization issues.
    Not Defined5.3.4.21 SP228/12/2003 Windows XP
    Windows NT 4.0
    Windows 2000
    Windows XP x64

    Video - Diagnostics Utility

    DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
    ATI 64MB All-in-Wonder 9000 Pro, v.1.11, A02
    Customer Diagnostics for ATI All in Wonder Radeon 9000 Pro.
    Not Defined1.113/25/2003 Windows XP

    Video - Driver

    DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
    ATI Rage 128 Ultra 32MB, v.6.65 WXP, A08
    Windows XP video driver for the 16 MB and 32 MB ATI RAGE 128 ULTRA graphics adapters
    Not Defined6.65 WXP9/5/2003 Windows XP
    ATI 64MB All-in-Wonder 9000 Pro, v.7.86.9.2-030425a-008940C, A01
    ATI All in Wonder Radeon 9000 Pro Graphics and WDM Drivers.
    Not Defined7.86.9.2-030425a-008940C6/5/2003 Windows XP
    nVidia 64MB DDR GeForce4 Ti 4200 , v.42.38, A00
    Web Post candidate driver that fixes crashes running applications running in Windows XP.
    Not Defined42.386/4/2003 Windows XP
    nVidia 128MB DDR GeForce4 Ti 4600 w/TV Out, v.42.38, A00
    Web post candidate Win XP driver that fixes crashes running application in Windows XP
    Not Defined42.386/4/2003 Windows XP
    nVidia 64MB GeForce4 MX 420 w/TV Out, v.42.38, A03
    Windows XP video driver for the 64MB DDR NVIDIA GeForce4 MX 420 with TV Out
    Not Defined42.385/6/2003 Windows XP
    ATI 128MB DDR Radeon 9700 Pro w/TV-Out, v.7.83-030120a1-007730C-Dell, A04
    Windows XP video driver update for the 128MB DDR ATI Radeon 9700 Pro with TV Out
    Not Defined7.83-030120a1-007730C-Dell3/18/2003 Windows XP
    ATI 128MB DDR Radeon 9700 TX w/TV-Out, v.7.83.030120a1-007730C-Dell, A01
    Device driver for 128MB DDR ATI Radeon 9700 TX /w TV out graphics card.
    Not Defined7.83.030120a1-007730C-Dell3/18/2003 Windows XP
    nVidia 128MB DDR GeForce4 Ti 4600 w/TV Out, v.30.82, A02
    Device Driver for GeForce 4 Ti 4600 w/ TV Out.
    Not Defined30.8210/4/2002 Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    SCM Movie Studio Premium Hardware, v.2.31/1.31, A03
    Dell Movie Studio 2 Driver 2.31 Dell Movie Studio 2 Diagnostics version 1.31
    Not Defined2.31/1.3110/3/2002 Windows XP

    Video - Patch/Upgrade

    DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
    Roxio VideoWave Movie Creator, v.1.6.636-1.6.676 patch, A02
    This patch upgrades VideoWave Movie Creator (for Dell Movie Studio Essentials and Plus) from 1.6.636 to 1.6.676 to address functional and usability issues.
    Not Defined1.6.636-1.6.676 patch5/9/2003 Windows XP
    CyberLink 4.0.13x, v..0.13w.2621, A05
    PowerDVD patch version 2621 for 4.0.13.2409 and 4.0.13c.2409 of Cyberlink PowerDVD.
    Not Defined.0.13w.26213/20/2003 Windows XP
    Windows 2000
    Emuzed Movie Studio Plus (HW), v.1.39 patch, A00
    This patch upgrades the hardware driver for Dell Movie Studio Plus to 1.39 to address functional issues.
    Not Defined1.39 patch2/19/2003 Windows XP
    CyberLink 4.0.12x, v.4.0.13x.2409w, A04
    This patch will upgrade users who have a version 4.0.12 to the corresponding 4.0.13 build. 4.0.12 to 4.0.13.2409 4.0c.12 to 4.0c.13.2409
    Not Defined4.0.13x.2409w1/13/2003 Windows XP
    Windows 2000