Drivers for Inspiron 6000

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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
Dell QuickSet, v.7.1.10, A38
QuickSet provides the following features: POWER: Power management schemes, Battery resource information and health, Warning messages unsupported power-adapter/dock/battery scenarios are detected. DISPLAY: Display brightness, Desktop font & Internet Explorer Scaling, Display switching via
Not Defined7.1.108/29/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Sonic Solutions Record Now 7.0 (Dual Layer), 4.98, Build: 498B12A
Drive Letter Access (DLA) is a utility that gives you the ability to copy files directly to recordable CD and DVD discs. Using DLA, you can drag-and-drop files to a disc and make the disc compatible with almost any Windows computer.
Recommended4.98, Build: 498B12A1/26/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Sonic Solutions DLA 5.x, Roxio DLA 64 v5.2
Drive Letter Access (DLA) is a utility that gives you the ability to copy files directly to recordable CD and DVD discs. Using DLA, you can drag-and-drop files to a disc and make the disc compatible with almost any Windows computer
UrgentRoxio DLA 64 v5.21/10/2006 Windows XP x64
Sonic Solutions DigitalMedia v7, Plus v2.0.0.1
Sonic Solutions Master #Y102AYT0DLP Sonic DigitalMedia Plus (Sonic_Central 100B68b DLP) Upgrade ESD with: Sonic DigitalMedia Audio v2.0.0.1 (SC_Audio_20 200B92g DLP) Sonic DigitalMedia Copy v2.0.0.1 (SC_Copy_20 200B87i DLP) Sonic DigitalMedia Data v2.0.0.1 (SC_Data_20 200B97f DLP) Languages:
RecommendedPlus v2.0.0.19/27/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Windows XP x64
Dell MediaDirect, v.1.1.0, A01
If you have Microsoft Windows Media Center Edition or Dell Media Experience installed, you can use Dell MediaDirect to launch your media application by pressing the play/pause/Dell MediaDirect button. If you hold the media control play button for longer than two seconds while you are logged in,
Not Defined1.1.09/1/2005 Windows XP
Sonic Solutions Sonic DMX 3.0, v.DMX 3.0.1 Patch 307B032n, A10
Install the patch update on top of 307B08A_B build.
OptionalDMX 3.0.1 Patch 307B032n6/8/2005 Windows XP

Application - Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Sonic Solutions DigitalMedia v7, v.SC_Data_20 200B97D DLP PLUS DATA MODULE, A04
This is the patch for Sonic DATA Module - PLUS version. (SC_Data_20 200B97D DLP). Replaces version: SC_Data_20 200B94A DLP
OptionalSC_Data_20 200B97D DLP PLUS DATA MODULE7/15/2005 Windows XP
Windows XP x64

Audio - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
SIGMATEL STAC 975X AC97, v.5.10.0.4255, A03
Sigmatel STAC 975x AC97 WDM Audio Driver
Not Defined5.10.0.42551/23/2007 Windows XP
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows 2000

BIOS - BIOS

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell Inspiron 6000 System BIOS, A09
Dell Inspiron 6000 A09 System BIOS
OptionalA0910/12/2005 BIOS

Chipset - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Intel Mobile Chipset, v.7.2.2.1006, A09
The Intel(R) Chipset Software Installation Utility installs Windows* INF files to the target system. These files outline to the operating system how to configure the Intel(R) chipset components in order to ensure that the following features function properly: - Core PCI and
Not Defined7.2.2.10061/17/2006 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Windows XP x64

Communications - Diagnostics Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Conexant D110,MDC,1.5,v.92, v.2.41, A04
Modem Helper (Windows Diags) V2.41
Recommended2.415/12/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Communications - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Conexant D110,MDC,1.5,v.92, v.7.23.01, A03
Conexant D110 MDC WXP & 2K Driver, V7.23.01
Recommended7.23.017/8/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000

Communications - HTML

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Conexant D110,MDC,1.5,v.92, v.html 1.0, A01
Conexant MDC Modem HTML User's Manual
Not Definedhtml 1.01/21/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Windows NT 4.0

Communications - Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Conexant D110,MDC,1.5,v.92, v.NW2.5.23, A03
Conexant NetWaiting Application V2.5.23 (Modem-on-Hold)
RecommendedNW2.5.237/8/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Windows NT 4.0

Diagnostics - Diagnostics Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell 32 Bit Diagnostics (Graphical User Interface version), A1264
Dell 32-bit Diagnostics v1264
OptionalA12645/3/2006 OS Independent
Dell 32-bit Diagnostics Utility Partition Contents Upgrade Tool, v.UpUpdate.A1249, A1249
Dell 32-bit Diagnostics v1249 Utility Partition Upgrade Tool
OptionalUpUpdate.A12492/22/2005 OS Independent

IDE/EIDE - Firmware

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Western Digital Scorpio 40GB 5400rpm Mobile HDD, Scorpio 60GB 5400rpm Mobile HDD, Scorpio 80GB 5400rpm Mobile HDD, v.11.07D11, Rev A1
Western Digital Firmaware patch corrects an intermittent clicking noise issue on the following models: 40G - X7571 - WD400VE-75HDT0 60G - C8579 - WD600VE-75HDT0 80G - W7962 - WD800VE-75HDT0
Urgent11.07D118/29/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Imaging Solutions - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell Photo All-in-One Printer 924, v.G11a, A02
A02 English 32-bit
OptionalG11a10/14/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Input - Application

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell Premium Optical Mouse, A01
Dell Premium Optical Mouse Software for Dell Notebooks
RecommendedA018/22/2006 Windows XP x64
Windows XP

Input - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Alps GlidePoint/StickPointer, v.5.4.102.12, A09
Alps GlidePoint/StickPointer, v.5.4.102.12, A09
Not Defined5.4.102.121/18/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Network - Diagnostics Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Broadcom 440x 10/100 Integrated Controller, v.v7.6.10, A09
Updated Broadcom Advanced Control Suite for Broadcom 10/100 4401 Ethernet Solution. Version: 7.6.10
Recommendedv7.6.103/10/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP
MS-DOS

Network - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Intel (R) PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection, (R) PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection, (R) PRO/Wireless Network Connection, v.11.1.0.0 (TIC135897), A17
Installer package for driver version 9.0.4.33 and PROSet/Wireless utility version 11.1.0.30 supporting Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection Wireless LAN Mini PCI Card and Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection Wireless LAN Mini Card on Windows XP and Windows 2000 operating
Recommended11.1.0.0 (TIC135897)5/3/2007 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Intel (R) PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection, (R) PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection, (R) PRO/Wireless Network Connection, v.11.1.0.0 (TIC135897) , A02
Installer package for driver version 9.1.1.13 and Intel PROSet/Wireless Tools version 11.1 supporting Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection Mini PCI Card and Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection Mini PCI Card on Windows Vista operating system.
Recommended11.1.0.0 (TIC135897)4/26/2007 Windows Vista 32-bit
Dell Wireless 1350 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1450 WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1350 WLAN PC Card, Wireless (US) WLAN Card, Wireless 1370 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1470 Dual-Band WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1490 Dual-Band WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1390 WLAN ExpressCard, Wireless 1500 Draft 802.11n WLAN mini Card, Wireless 1505 Draft 802.11n WLAN Mini-Card, v.4.100.15.5 / 4.100.15.8, A14
Dell Wireless 1350 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1450 WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1350 WLAN PC Card, Wireless (US) WLAN Card, Wireless 1370 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1470 Dual-Band WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1490 Dual-Band WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1390 WLAN ExpressCard,
Recommended5.60.18.93/22/2007 Windows XP
Windows XP x64
Dell Wireless 1350 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1450 WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1350 WLAN PC Card, Wireless (US) WLAN Card, Wireless 1370 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1470 Dual-Band WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1490 Dual-Band WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1390 WLAN ExpressCard, Wireless 1500 Draft 802.11n WLAN mini Card, v.4.100.15.5 / 4.100.15.8, A10
Download this driver if you reside in the US. This release supports the Dell Wireless 1350, 1370, 1450,1390, 1490, and 1500 series Mini Card, MiniPCI and PC Card devices (not USB).
Urgent4.100.15.5 / 4.100.15.811/16/2006 Windows XP x64
Windows XP
Dell TrueMobile 1400 WLAN, TrueMobile 1300 MPCI Card , TrueMobile 1300 PCMCIA, Wireless 1350 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1450 WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1350 WLAN PC Card, Wireless (US) WLAN Card, Wireless 1370 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1470 Dual-Band WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1490 Dual-Band WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1390 WLAN ExpressCard, v.4.10.40.0 / 4.10.47.3 , A09
Download this driver only if you reside in the United States. This release supports the Dell Wireless 1350, 1370, 1450,1390, 1490 series, and Dell TrueMobile 1300, 1400 series Mini Card, MiniPCI and PC Card devices (not USB).
Recommended4.10.40.0 / 4.10.47.310/20/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Dell TrueMobile 1400 WLAN, TrueMobile 1300 MPCI Card , TrueMobile 1300 PCMCIA, Wireless 1350 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1450 WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1350 WLAN PC Card, Wireless (Except US,Japan) WLAN Card, Wireless 1370 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1470 Dual-Band WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1490 Dual-Band WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1390 WLAN ExpressCard, v.4.10.40.0 / 4.10.47.3, A09
Download this driver unless you reside in United States or Japan. This release supports the Dell Wireless 1350, 1370, 1450,1390, 1490 series, and Dell TrueMobile 1300, 1400 series Mini Card, MiniPCI and PC Card devices (not USB).
Recommended4.10.40.0 / 4.10.47.31/17/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
Dell TrueMobile 1400 WLAN, TrueMobile 1300 MPCI Card , TrueMobile 1300 PCMCIA, Wireless 1350 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1450 WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1350 WLAN PC Card, Wireless (Japan) WLAN Card, Wireless 1370 WLAN MiniPCI Card, Wireless 1470 Dual-Band WLAN miniPCI Card, Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1490 Dual-Band WLAN MiniCard, Wireless 1390 WLAN ExpressCard, v.4.10.40.0 / 4.10.47.3, A09
Download this driver only if you reside in Japan. This release supports the Dell Wireless 1350, 1370, 1450, 1390, 1490 series, and Dell TrueMobile 1300, 1400 series Mini Card, MiniPCI and PC Card devices (not USB).
Recommended4.10.40.0 / 4.10.47.31/17/2006 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Dell Wireless 350 Bluetooth Internal Module, v.v4.00.11(D), A13
Toshiba Bluetooth Stack v4.00.11(D) and firmware upgrade v24.22 for Dell Wireless 350 Bluetooth Module.
Not Definedv4.00.11(D)11/14/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Broadcom 440x 10/100 Integrated Controller, v.4.25, A08
Updated Broadcom 10/100 Ethernet (4401)drivers. Need to be used for all platforms defined in this release. Version: 4.25
Not Defined4.251/20/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP
MS-DOS

Network - HTML

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Broadcom 440x 10/100 Integrated Controller, v.7.1.2, A02
Initial Release of Broadcom 10/100 Fast Ethernet User Guide
Urgent7.1.21/20/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000

Network - Patch/Upgrade

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Intel (R) PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection, v.TIC100477, A00
English and Japanese language channel update package for specific Japanese hardware variants of Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection. Targeted adapters are Dell part numbers J6100 or C8959 that have not been previously updated by these utilities. Channel update is recommended for
Not DefinedTIC10047711/3/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000

Removable Storage - Firmware

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
TSST TS-L462D 24x Slim CDRW/DVD, v.DE09, A05
Windows/DOS firmware flash update for TSST TS-L462D 24x Slim CDRW/DVD
RecommendedDE093/18/2008 Windows Vista 32-bit
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Windows XP
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows XP x64
NEC ND-6650A Slim 8x DVD+/-RW, v.103D, A02
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for "NEC ND 6650A Slim 8X DVDRW Drive.
Optional103D12/22/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
NEC ND-6500A Slim 8X DVD+/-RW, v.203E, A02
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for "NEC ND 6500A Slim 8X DVDRW Drive.
Optional203E12/22/2006 Windows XP
Windows XP x64
QSI SDVD8820 slim 8x DVD+/-RW, v.AD18, A04
f/w for webpost same as current factory install
RecommendedAD1812/19/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
HLDS GCR-8240N Slim 24X CD-ROM, v.1.11, A05
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for HLDS GCR-8240N Slim 24X CD ROM Drive
Optional1.119/22/2006 Windows XP x64
Windows 2000
Windows XP
TEAC DV-28EC 8X Slim DVD, v.D4H, A03
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for TEAC DV-28EC 8X Slim DVD ROM Drive.
OptionalD4H7/6/2006 Windows XP
Windows NT 4.0
Windows XP x64
Windows 98
Windows 2000
TSST TS-L462C 24x Slim combo, v.DE07, A03
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for TSST TS-L 462C 24X Slim Combo.
OptionalDE076/15/2006 Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows XP x64
Windows 2000
HLDS GCC-4244N 24x slim combo, v.B103, A02
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for HLDS GCC-4244N Slim Combo Drive
RecommendedB1036/2/2006 Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Windows Vista 32-bit
HLDS GDR-8084N Slim 8x DVD, v.1.02, A01
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for HLDS GDR-8084N Slim DVD ROM Drive
Optional1.025/24/2006 Windows XP x64
Windows XP
Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows 2000
TSST TS-L532B Slim 8x DVD+/-RW, v.DE04, A04
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for TSST TS-L532B Slim DVDRW Drive
OptionalDE045/17/2006 Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Windows XP x64
NEC ND-6650A Slim 8x DVD+/-RW, v.103C, A01
* Follow these steps to install 1. Download the file to a directory on your hard drive. The file downloaded is a self-extracting executable. 2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. 3. After the files have been unpacked, you may delete the self-extracting
Recommended103C5/16/2006 Windows XP
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows 2000
Windows XP x64
Philips SCB5265 slim 24x combo, v.TD17, A02
Firmware release TD17
OptionalTD1712/14/2005 Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows 2000
HLDS GCR-8240N Slim 24X CD-ROM, v.1.10, A04
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for HLDS GCR-8240N Slim 24X CD ROM Drive
Recommended1.1010/13/2005 Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Windows Vista 32-bit
Sony CRX830E 24/24/24X Slim Combo, v.KDKB, A02
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for Sony CRX 830E Slim 24X Combo.
OptionalKDKB9/8/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Sony DW-D56A Slim 8x DVD+/-RW, v.PDS7 (Win), A04
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for "Sony DW-D56A Slim 8X DVDRW Drive. This firmware will be web posted and factory installed.
RecommendedPDS7 (Win)7/12/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP
NEC ND-6500A Slim 8X DVD+/-RW, v.203D, A01
Windows Based Firmware Flash Utility update for "NEC ND 6500A Slim 8X DVDRW Drive.
Optional203D5/10/2005 Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows Vista 32-bit
NEC ND-5100A Slim 4X DVD+RW, v.10FE(WIN), A01-1
Windows based Flash Utility to update NEC slim 4X DVD+RW ND-5100A
Recommended10FE(WIN)2/25/2005 Windows XP
Windows 2000
Sony CRX830E 24/24/24X Slim Combo, v.KDK9(WIN), A01-1
Windows based Flash Utility to update LiteOn Slim Combo CRX830E
RecommendedKDK9(WIN)2/2/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP x64
Windows XP
HLDS GCC-4243N Slim CDRW/DVDROM 24X GBAS, v.A103(WIN), A01-1
Windows based Flash Utility to update HLDS Slim Combo GCC-4243N
RecommendedA103(WIN)2/2/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Removable Storage - Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
M-Systems LF T5 128/256/512MB Memory Key, v.v1.1.2.13, A00
M-Systems HS 128/256/512MB Dell USB Memory Key Bootability tool rev 1.1.2.13. For advanced users only
Recommendedv1.1.2.136/2/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
SMART LF G2 128/256/512MB Memory Key, v.A01, A00
Smart HS 128/256/512MB Dell USB Memory Key Bootability tool rev A01. For advanced users only
RecommendedA016/2/2006 Windows 2000
Windows XP
SMART LF G3 128/256/512MB Memory Key, v.A03, A00
Utility to make Smart G3 512/256/128MB MK bootable.
OptionalA034/18/2006 Windows XP
M-Systems HS 256M USB Memory Key, v.V 1.1.1.12, A02
Boot utility to make M-systems HS 256/128/64MB Memory Key bootable.
RecommendedV 1.1.1.122/2/2005 Windows XP
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Windows 2000
M-Systems HS 128M and 64M USB Memory Key, v.V 1.1.1.12, A02
M-Systems 64/128MB Dell USB Memory Key DOS Bootability tool rev 1.1.1.12. For advanced users only
OptionalV 1.1.1.122/2/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP

System Utilities - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell IDE USB 1394 Optical Disk Drive DOS Driver, v.1.09, A02
Dell IDE USB 1394 Optical Disk Drive DOS Driver
Not Defined1.094/21/2006 MS-DOS

System Utilities - Utility

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Dell QuickSet Removal Tool, v.1.0.0, A00
When upgrading from Windows XP to Windows Vista, old versions of Dell QuickSet may be left on a system. This utility will remove those old versions of Dell QuickSet in these circumstances.
Not Defined1.0.012/4/2006 Windows Vista 32-bit
Dell Notebook System Software, v.4.5.0, A21
Notebook System Software (NSS) is a utility that provides critical updates and patches for your operating system. Install the NSS program to gain support for Dell 3.5-inch USB floppy drives, Intel Pentium-M processors, CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD drives, Infrared (IR) communications, and USB devices. NSS is
Not Defined4.5.07/13/2006 Windows XP
Windows XP x64
Windows 2000
Dell Internet Explorer Scaling Utility, A00
This utility allows user to select Large or Normal sizes for Fonts and Icons in Internet Explorer. This is applicable when the DPI is greater than 96 and IE version is 6.0 or more.
Not DefinedA004/22/2005 Windows 2000
Windows XP

Video - Driver

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
ATI Mobility Radeon 9600 Series, Mobility Radeon 9800, Mobility Radeon 9700, Mobility Radeon X600, MobilityRadeon X300, Radeon Mobility X1400, Radeon Mobility X1800, Radeon Mobility X1300, v.8.36-070314a3-045540C-Dell, A04
ATI Portable Graphics Driver for Windows Vista 32-bit.
Not Defined8.36-070314a3-045540C-Dell5/21/2007 Windows Vista 32-bit
Intel Graphics Video, v.6.14.10.4609, A08
Graphics driver for Intel 915GM based systems.
Not Defined6.14.10.46097/13/2006 Windows XP
Windows 2000
ATI MobilityRadeon X300, v.8.162-050803a2-025823C, A04
ATI Mobility Radeon X300 Graphics Driver for Windows XP and Windows Media Center Edition.
Recommended8.162-050803a2-025823C9/14/2005 Windows XP
Emuzed Angel USB TV Tuner, v.1.0.2.32, A00
Initial driver release for Dell Angel USB TV Tuner
Recommended1.0.2.326/30/2005 Windows XP

Video - Patch/Upgrade

DescriptionImportanceVersionReleasedSupported OSDownload
Sonic Solutions CinePlayer 3.x, v.301B11C, A03_Q
Software Update / Patch for Sonic CinePlayer 3.0.
Urgent301B11C1/3/2007 Windows XP
Windows XP x64