How to Install and Manage Intel® Optane™ Memory in Windows® 10 (Basic)

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01/14/2020

You may find it helpful to review the Installation Guide for Intel® Optane™ Memory. This guide includes information on how to:

  • Set up and configure Intel Optane memory.
  • Install the Intel Optane memory module and Intel RST driver.
  • Enable and disable via the Intel Optane memory user interface.
  • Enable and disable via the Intel RST user interface.
  • Troubleshoot issues.

To set up and configure Intel® Optane™ memory on a system with a Windows® 10 operating system:


Shows the steps for a properly configured system, including how to:

  • Install the Intel Optane memory application. (2:34)
  • Enable Intel Optane memory for system acceleration. (4:31)
  • Disable Intel Optane memory for system acceleration. (6:47)
Note Updates from the Video:
  • Secondary/Data drive acceleration:
  • PCIe* NVMe* drive acceleration support
    • With the latest Intel Optane memory supported applications (Version 17.5.2.1024 or later), the Intel® SSD 6 Series built on Intel® QLC 3D NAND drives can be accelerated.
    • No additional PCIe* NVMe* drives are supported for acceleration.
  • All additional system requirements and BIOS settings are the same as noted in the video above.
Related topics
Intel® Optane™ Memory User and Installation Guide
Intel® Optane™ Memory User Interface and Driver for System Acceleration
More Information on Intel® Optane™ Memory