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Process name: OMCI Device Driver
Product: OMCI Driver or OMCI WDM Device Driver
Company: Dell Computer Corporation (www.dell.com) or Dell Inc (www.dell.com)
File: omci.sys


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Users Opinions

Average user rating of omci.sys: 4 based on 13 votes. Read also the 11 reviews.

437 users ask for this file. 7 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as not so dangerous. 2 users rated it as neutral. 1 user rated it as little bit dangerous. 1 user rated it as dangerous. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know").


All comments about omci.sys:
Georg DELL OMCI software instrumentation agent  See also: Link
Dwayne It is used with Dell's OpenManage software  See also: Link
Joe D supposedly a windows driver, but comes back insigned, I removed it and so far with no ill effects
Coty Riddle I have no absolutly idea
brian my dvd optical drive stopped working and the troubleshooter said it was because it was unable to retrieve omci.sys file so I am thinking that file is critical and I am wodering how to get it back
Doctorstrange it is located in c:'window\system32\drivers on both my dell laptops
kevmac OpenManage Client Instrumentation (OMCI) is a software agent that is pre-installed standard on all OptiPlexTM systems and is available as an option on all Dell PrecisionTM workstations and all LatitudeTM notebooks. Used in conjunction with management console software, such as Dell OpenManage IT Assistant or third-party products, OMCI enables administrators to collect hardware inventory and configuration information, receive proactive notification of potential fault conditions and remotely perform BIOS updates on one or a group of Dell systems.
phil Required on Dell Laptop for Windows XP Repair. Found at windows\system32\drivers, and repair continued
Dell driver in c:\windows\system32\drivers . I needed it to install Dell Acess Direct software that allows one touch internet browser launch.
Peter A my Dell laptop continually asks for omci.sys but fails to read it
Midnight Engineer The OMCI driver for Dell systems only is an interface between the BIOS CIM information and the Windows WMI allowing low level reporting and modification of the computer without a reboot. Common usage is to turn on/off Wake On Lan functionality. It is safe to uninstall using Add/Remove programs. as a System Driver do not just delete it.  See also: Link

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