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Upgrade to Windows 8* Blocked Because of Intel Wired PROSet for Windows

When upgrading to Microsoft Windows 8*, you can encounter a message telling you to uninstall Intel wired PROSet for Windows.

Because upgrading to Windows 8 is not supported when Intel® PROSet is installed, you must remove the application before you upgrade. If your Intel® Ethernet adapter has full support for Windows 8, you can install Intel® PROSet after completing the upgrade to Windows 8. See Is my Intel® Ethernet Adapter supported in Microsoft Windows 8* to find out if your adapter has full Windows 8 support.

How to remove Intel® PROSet for Windows* Device Manager

  1. Open Windows Control Panel.
  2. Click Uninstall a program.
  3. Uninstall the Intel® Network Connections.
  4. Click Yes on the User Account Control prompt.
  5. In the Remove Options screen, uncheck Drivers. This step is required if you want to keep a connection to the network.
  6. Make sure Intel® PROSet for Windows Device Manager is checked.

  7. Click Remove
  8. Click Yes to the question, Are you sure you want to remove the selected components from your computer?
  9. Click Finish when the completion dialogue displays.

After removing Intel® PROSet for Windows Device Manager, the Windows 8* upgrade compatibility check no longer blocks installation.

Related topics
Is my Intel® Ethernet Adapter supported in Microsoft Windows 8*?
Download Ethernet Drivers and Software for Windows 8*
What is Intel® PROSet and how do I access it?
Unable to uninstall Intel® Network Connections, Intel® PROSet, or teams

Operating System:

Windows 8*

This applies to:

Intel® 10 Gigabit AF DA Dual Port Server Adapter
Scheda di rete Intel® 10 Gigabit AT Server
Scheda di rete Intel® 10 Gigabit AT2 Server
Intel® 10 Gigabit CX4 Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit XF LR Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit XF SR Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit XF SR Server Adapter
Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X520 Series
Scheda di rete CNA (Converged Network Adapter) Intel® Ethernet X540-T1
Scheda di rete CNA (Converged Network Adapter) Intel® Ethernet X540-T2
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet I210-T1 per server
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server I340-F4
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server I340-T4
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server I350-F2
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server I350-F4
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server I350-T2
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server I350-T4
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server Serie X520
Scheda di rete Ethernet Intel® X520-DA2 per server
Scheda di rete Ethernet Intel® X520-LR1 per server
Scheda di rete Ethernet Intel® X520-SR1 per server
Scheda di rete Ethernet Intel® X520-SR2 per server
Scheda di rete Intel® Ethernet Server X520-T2
Scheda di rete Intel® Gigabit CT Desktop
Intel® Gigabit EF Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® Gigabit ET Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® Gigabit ET Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® Gigabit ET2 Quad Port Server Adapter
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/100 M Desktop
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/100 S Desktop
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/100 S Management
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/100 S Server
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/100 VE Desktop
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 GT Desktop
Intel® PRO/1000 GT Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MF Dual Port Server Adapter
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 MF Server
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 MF Server (LX)
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 MT Desktop
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Quad Port Server Adapter
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 MT Server
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Quad Port Server Adapter
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 PF Server
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 PT Desktop
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Low Profile Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Server Adapter
Scheda di rete Intel® PRO/1000 PT Server
Solution ID: CS-033868
Last Modified: 17-Nov-2014
Date Created: 30-Oct-2012
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