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Meeting Type:          Annual Meeting

      For holders as of:    May 18, 2012    
LOGO       Date:  July 13, 2012       Time:  8:00 a.m., CDT    


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  Voting Items  

Proposal 1 – Election of Directors

The Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR all nominees



  1a. James W. Breyer


  1b. Donald J. Carty


  1c. Janet F. Clark


  1d. Laura Conigliaro


  1e. Michael S. Dell


  1f. Kenneth M. Duberstein


  1g. William H. Gray, III


  1h. Gerard J. Kleisterlee


  1i. Klaus S. Luft


  1j. Alex J. Mandl


  1k. Shantanu Narayen


  1l. H. Ross Perot, Jr.






Proposal 2 – Ratification of selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Dell’s independent auditor for Fiscal 2013



The Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR Proposal 2


Proposal 3 – Approval, on an advisory basis, of Dell’s compensation of its named executive officers as disclosed in the Proxy Statement


The Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR Proposal 3


Proposal 4 – Approval of the Dell Inc. 2012 Long-Term Incentive Plan


The Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR Proposal 4


In their discretion, the Proxies are authorized to vote on such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any postponement or adjournment thereof.