RPT-Dell shareholder meeting adjourned to July 24

ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 18 Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:26am EDT

ROUND ROCK, Texas, July 18 (Reuters) - Dell Inc shareholders gathered in Texas on Thursday to vote on founder Michael Dell's $24.4 billion offer to take the company private, but the meeting was immediately adjourned to July 24.

The No. 3 PC maker said it needed to solicit additional proxies, drumming up stronger support for the deal.