SolVe- Solutions for Validating your Engagement


What Is SolVe Desktop?

An interactive, standalone application which generates specific, step-by-step procedures for installing and servicing your Dell EMC products.



The SolVe Desktop application can be downloaded from EMC Online Support  > Click on “SolVe” from the main page.
Click the Executable and download
Follow prompts to install.

After installation you must authenticate:

  • Accept the End User License Agreement
  • Drop down Authorization
  • Click on – Authorize and download List of Available Products
  • Click OK
  • Click OPEN


How to ensure you have the latest version of SolVe Desktop?
SolVe Desktop will prompt you to update. It’s quick and you retain access to existing content.                          
If you weren’t prompted to update, you can manually install by going to (Install in ProgramFiles)


Benefits of SolVe Desktop:

  • Relevant KB articles, Advice, and Rules to guide users.
  • Can be used offline
  • How to Videos
  • Top 10 Trending Support Topics

Anything I should be aware of?

SolVe Desktop 3.x requires Microsoft .NET 4.5.1
this will be installed automatically, but can also be manually installed if required from |


Who do I contact if I need support?
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