Get-DriversPackFromDell

1.2

# Get-DriversPackFromDell

A script to download CAB files from Dell

## Getting Started

The following variables can be modified:
* driverCatalog: URL to download CAB files
* downloadFolder: destination folder for CAB files
* monthsBack: download drivers pack newer than X month. 0 equal no time limit
* models: filter CAB files according to the requested models
* opera
# Get-DriversPackFromDell

A script to download CAB files from Dell

## Getting Started

The following variables can be modified:
* driverCatalog: URL to download CAB files
* downloadFolder: destination folder for CAB files
* monthsBack: download drivers pack newer than X month. 0 equal no time limit
* models: filter CAB files according to the requested models
* operatingSystems: filter CAB files according to the operating systems requested
* architectures: filter CAB files according to the requested architectures

The use of parameters is not mandatory.
However, for more convenience, it is advisable to modify the following variables directly in the code: $downloadFolder, $monthsBack

### Prerequisites

* Windows 7+ / Windows Server 2003+ / Linux / MAC
* PowerShell v1+

## Description

The script performs the following actions:
* download CAB files from Dell
* skip files already downloaded
* removes old packages when a new one is downloaded

It is possible to filter according to:
* computer models
* operating systems
* processor architecture
* age of CAB files

## Exemple

Download CAB files less than 12 months old
> .\Get-DriversPackFromDell.ps1 -monthsBack 12

Download CAB files less than 6 months old corresponding to x86 or x64 architectures and Windows 7 or 10 operating systems :
> .\Get-DriversPackFromDell.ps1 -architectures x86,x64 -operatingSystems Windows10,Windows7 -monthsBack 6

Download CAB files corresponding to models Latitude 7370 or Latitude 7490
> .\Get-DriversPackFromDell.ps1 -models 'Latitude 7370','Latitude 7490'

*Remember to take advantage of auto-completion, especially for computer models*


Installation Options

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using PowerShellGet More Info

Install-Script -Name Get-DriversPackFromDell

You can deploy this package directly to Azure Automation. Note that deploying packages with dependencies will deploy all the dependencies to Azure Automation. Learn More

Manually download the .nupkg file to your system's default download location. Note that the file won't be unpacked, and won't include any dependencies. Learn More

Author(s)

Brice SARRAZIN

Owners

Tags

Dell CAB drivers Windows Linux Mac

PSEditions

Desktop Core

Dependencies

This script has no dependencies.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.2 (current version) 144 4/25/2020
1.1 12 4/25/2020
1.0 14 4/25/2020