Intel® Ethernet Adapter Complete Driver Pack



This download installs version 26.8 of the Intel® Ethernet Adapter Complete Driver Pack for supported OS versions.

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  • Size: 714 MB
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Detailed Description

Change Notice, March 04, 2022:

NVM Update Package 3.10 has been updated. If you currently have the 3.10 update package installed and are re-running this update package as a result of this Change Notice, please note the following: E810-XXVDA4T will not work with 10G link speed (i.e. during execution of ethtool -s command).


What Was Updated: 

One NVM image was replaced in the NVM Update Package 3.10 to fix the issue described in change notice.


Products Affected: 

The NVM image was corrected for E810-XXVDA4T, PBA: M56952-00X; M56954-00X


Other Information:


If you use the affected products listed above, it is recommended that you use the new NVM package file. Otherwise, there is no need to update. All other files remain as is; there is no impact to other products.




Change Notice, January 26, 2022:

Release Notes for 26.8 have been updated.  Please see the revision history in the release notes file for details.




About Intel® drivers

If you purchased an OEM branded server or appliance, contact your OEM for a SW driver version that is compatible with your exact FW version. Using SW and FW versions that have not been validated to work together will affect performance, feature availability, and system stability.

See list of manufacturers’ Support websites.

For a detailed list of features, fixes, known issues and general release information, download the release notes and review the readme.txt that is included in each software release. Release Notes  


This. zip file contains all of the Intel® Ethernet network drivers and software for currently supported versions of Windows*, Linux*, and FreeBSD* for most Intel® Ethernet Adapters. Not all Intel® Ethernet Adapters and Intel® Ethernet Controllers are supported under every version of Windows, Linux, or FreeBSD.

This is a large file. We recommend downloading smaller files for your operating system if you don't need software for every OS.

This download is valid for the product(s) listed below.