Delaware was the first state to use Direct Recording Electronic Voting Machines. Delaware uses the Danaher Controls ELECTronic 1242 Model 6T Direct Recording Electronic Voting Machine, Model 6 T.

The 1242 machines were first used in the 1996 State Primary Election and replaced Shoup lever machines that had been in use in Delaware since the mid-1950s.

Click on the links below to view some How-To Guides on Delaware's Electronic Voting Machines.

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