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Drivers and Software for Intel® Ethernet 10 Gigabit Server Adapters


Last Reviewed: 21-Feb-2017
Article ID: 000006811

This page provides handy links to the drivers and software for Intel® Ethernet 10 Gigabit Server Adapters.

  • You do not need to download a separate file for each OS and each adapter.
  • Each file includes drivers for multiple adapters including 10/100, gigabit, and 10 Gigabit adapters.
  • Files of the same name that are listed multiple times for different operating systems are the same file.
  • Not every OS is supported by every adapter.

Top downloads
Wired Ethernet drivers for Windows Server 2008 R2*
Wired Ethernet drivers for Windows Server 2008*

Note Additional information about using driver downloads is available at Install, extract files without installing, and using DxSetup utility.
 

Downloads by OS

Operating System (OS) Download Type File Name
Windows 8 and Server 2012*    
Windows 8* (64-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWINX64.exe
Windows 8* (32-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN32.exe
Windows Server 2012 Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWINX64.exe
Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2*    
Windows 7* (32-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN32.exe
Windows 7* (64-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWINX64.exe
Windows Server 2008 R2* (64-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWINX64.exe
Windows Server 2008 R2* for Intel® Itanium® Processor-based systems Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN64.exe
Windows Vista* & Server 2008*    
Windows Vista* (32-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN32.exe
Windows Server 2008* (32-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN32.exe
Windows Vista* (64-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWINX64.exe
Windows Server 2008* (64-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWINX64.exe
Windows Server 2008* for Intel® Itanium® Processor-based systems Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN64.exe
Windows Server 2003*    
Windows Server 2003* (32-bit) Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN32.exe
Windows Server 2003* (64-bit) Base, Intel® PROSet, ANS, etc. PROWINX64.exe
Windows Server 2003* for Intel® Itanium® Processor-based systems Driver, Intel® PROSet, ANS, and SNMP PROWIN64.exe
Older Windows*, Linux*, Utilities, and other downloads    
Windows Server 2003*
Windows Server 2008*
Windows Server 2008 R2*
Intel® I/O Acceleration Technology (Intel® I/O AT) Drivers IOATDMA.EXE
Various Boot Utility (PXE, iSCSI, FCoE, UEFI) PREBOOT.EXE
Save and Restore Script (SavResDX.vbs)
Linux* kernel version 2.6.x. Base Driver for all 82599 and 82598EB-based 10 Gigabit Network Connections ixgbe-x.x.x.tar.gz
Supports 82599-based virtual function devices that can only be activated on kernels that support SR-IOV

See README for supported kernel and distro information.
ixgbevf-x.x.x.tar.gz
Linux kernel versions 2.4.18 through 2.6.x. Base Driver for the Intel® 82597-based PCI-X 10 GbE adapters/connections ixgb-x.x.x.tar.gz
FreeBSD* Release 7.2 and greater Supports all 82599 and 82598EB-based 10 gigabit network connections ixgbe-x.x.x.tar.gz
FreeBSD Release 6.x and greater Supports all 82597-based 10 gigabit network connections ixgb-x.x.x.tar.gz
FreeBSD Release 4.11 and greater Supports all 82597-based 10 gigabit network connections ixgb-5.0.2.tar.gz
 
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