Driver installation order is one of the most crucial issues regarding overall system performance. It's critical to install the Intel® Chipset Device Software (INF) before all other device drivers. See the table below for the recommended installation order.
|1||The operating system.|
|2||The latest operating system service pack and patches.|
|3||The Intel® Chipset Device Software (INF Utility).|
|4||All other device drivers (audio, graphics, LAN, and so on). You can install these drivers in any order.|
|What is the Intel® Chipset Software Installation Utility?|
|Do I need the Intel® Chipset Software Installation Utility?|