Dell ControlPoint Connection Manager

Dell ControlPoint Connection Manager

Free
An application for Dell laptops that helps you manage any network connection
3.2  (11 votes)
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The Dell ControlPoint (DCP) Connection Manager is part of a multipurpose utility called Dell ControlPoint, which includes a Security and System Manager. The connection Manager application enables you to easily set-up and automate their network connections and profiles from a single utility. The DCP Connection Manager replaces multiple utilities that were required in the past to configure network connections and settings. The connection manager helps manage the following connection types and settings:
Wi-Fi
Mobile Broadband
Dial-Up
Ethernet or Wired (Cable Broadband, DSL)
Bluetooth or Ultra Wide Band (UWB)
GPS
Printer
Internet Browser & Security
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Share Folders
Map Network Drives
Dell Controlpoint Connection Manager comes preinstalled in Dell's new Latitudes and Precision portables,it can be reinstalled using Dell Resource CD or downloading each application on Dell Website.
Dell Controlpoint Connection Manager is compatible with Windows XP or Vista but cannot be installed in previous Latitude series.

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Review summary

Pros

  • User Friendly.
  • All your network needs in a single utility

Cons

  • A 400 mb download for just the Connection Mananger.
  • Not compatible with previous Latitudes and Precision Portables

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CzajosS

CzajosS very useful program , he has very diferent functions

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Guest Warning: do not work with this tool. it is buging!

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francois

francois A user came with it, although i actually managed to start the wifi with dell controllpoint (in the end...), the controlls are so arcanish and intricate that it will even make an IT-engineer cringe... so for a normal user it's just too much.
. Disabling it would have taken me the whole afternoon so i just uninstalled it (cause the bloatware is a whole package of uselessness it seems...) and now we have an happy user and a well functioning machine. If there is Wifi in hell, Dell controlpoint Connection Manager is probably the connection tool of choice there...

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