Intel® Ethernet Adapter Complete Driver Pack



This download installs version 28.0 of the Intel® Ethernet Adapter Complete Driver Pack for supported OS versions.

Available Downloads

  • OS Independent, FreeBSD*, Microsoft Windows*, Linux*, VMware*
  • Size: 777.8 MB
  • SHA1: 491A88BE2544B8E3E716B488C6AF35881E7D9936

Detailed Description

Change Notice, March 10, 2023:


What Was Updated:  Release Notes for 28.0 have been updated to include the following


  • Updated a Fixed Issue about an rping can fail after a system reboot.
  • Added a Known Issue Switchdev Mode with Linux Bridge Configuration.



What's New in This Release

Please review readme and Release Notes for more information about this release.


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.

Product and Performance Information


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