Windows® 10 Support for Intel® Ethernet Adapters

Documentation

Compatibility

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02/10/2020

Note Review the supported operating systems for Retail Intel® Ethernet Adapters.

Operating systems

  • Windows® 10, 64-bit
  • Windows® 10, 32-bit
Note

Teams and VLANs supported on Windows® 10:

  • If you're running Windows 10 Anniversary edition (RS1), you need to install Intel LAN software v22.1 or newer. 
  • If you're running Windows 10 Creators Update (RS2), you need to install Intel LAN software v22.3 or newer.

If you're running Windows 10 Creators Update (RS2) using 22.1 or 22.2 software release, ANS won't function until you update to the 22.3 release.

Note

Review these pages for the supported operating systems for:

 

Intel® Ethernet Adapters supported in Windows® 10

Note You can download the Intel® Network Adapter Driver for Windows® 10.

The table lists:

  • ​All retail boxed versions of Intel® Ethernet Adapters
  • Type of driver support in Windows® 10
Description Inbox Support1 Full Support2

PCI Express* Gigabit (1000 Mbps) Adapters:

  • Intel® Gigabit CT Desktop Adapter
  • 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
Yes No
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I340-T2
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I340-T4
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I340-F4
Yes No
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I210-T1
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-T2
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-T2V2
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-T4
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-F2
  • Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-F4
Yes Yes

PCI-X 10GbE (10 Gbps Ethernet Adapters):

  • Intel® PRO/10GbE CX4 Server Adapter
  • Intel® PRO/10GbE LR Server Adapter
  • Intel® PRO/10GbE SR Server Adapter
No No

Intel® 82578 Gigabit Ethernet Controller:

  • Intel® 82578DC Gigabit Ethernet
  • Intel® 82578DC Gigabit Ethernet PHY
  • Intel® 82578DM Gigabit Ethernet PHY
No No

Intel® 82579 Gigabit Ethernet Controller:

  • Intel® 82579LM Gigabit Ethernet
  • Intel® 82579V Gigabit Ethernet PHY
Yes

(Windows® 10 version 1809)
No
PCI Express* 10/25/40 Gigabit Ethernet Adapters with Intel® 82598 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller:
  • Intel® 10 Gigabit AF DA Dual Port Server Adapter
  • Intel® 10 Gigabit AT Server Adapter
  • Intel® 10 Gigabit CX4 Dual Port Server Adapter
  • Intel® 10 Gigabit XF LR Server Adapter
  • Intel® 10 Gigabit XF SR Server Adapter
  • Intel® 10 Gigabit AT2 Server Adapter
Yes No

PCI Express* Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapters with Intel® 82599 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller:

  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X520-T2
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X520 Series
Yes Yes
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X520-QDA1
No Yes

PCI Express* Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapters with Intel® Ethernet Controller X540:

  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T1
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T2
Yes Yes

PCI Express* Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapters with Intel® Ethernet Controller X550:

  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X550-T1
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X550-T2
No Yes

PCI Express* Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapters X710 and XL710 with Intel® Ethernet Controller XL710:

  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter XL710-QDA1
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter XL710-QDA2
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X710-DA2
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X710-DA4
  • Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X710-T4
No No

 

1 Inbox support

  • Driver and software updates aren't planned for adapters with only inbox support. You can't update these adapters using automated or manual methods.
  • Inbox support doesn't include Intel® PROSet for Windows* Device Manager and Intel® Advanced Network Services (Intel® ANS) driver for teaming and VLANS.
  • To add an adapter with inbox support to a team using multivendor teaming (MVT), see the user guide.

2 Full support

  • These adapters have updated drivers, Intel PROSet for Windows Device Manager, and Intel ANS (teaming and VLAN) software available in Download Center.
  • Use the Intel® Driver & Support Assistant for Wired Networking to detect and update drivers.
  • Manually download the latest Intel® Ethernet Software and drivers.