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Latitude E6420 Hardware Encryption Accelerator

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I have purchased a Latitude E6420 with the Dell Data Protection along with the Hardware Encryption Accelerator.

I had to reinstall the OS and I can't find the driver for the Accelerator.

It appears in the device manager as Networking and Computing Encryption/Decryption Controller.

The Dell Data Protection | Encryption software works, but without the driver for the encryption controller it won't do hardware encryption, only software encryption. I have been getting the run around from Dell for days. It isn't on the drivers and downloads page for my system.

Can anyone help me?

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  • I have already purchased this software. I purchased it with the laptop. They didn't send me media to re-install the software when I had to re-install the OS. I was able to get the software from the company, but not the driver for the controller, meaning the software is effectively useless.

  • It is posted under Security Encryption for your model E6420.  http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/04

     

    Security Encryption (1)

    File Title Importance Release Date Version Add to My Download List Actions
    Dell-Driver
    DELL-SECURE-ENCRYPTION-_A01_R309617.exe (6MB)
  • Under Dell's Drivers and Downloads for the E6420 you will find a posting for this driver under Security Encryption heading:  www.dell.com/.../04