Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator Driver 32 bit
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File name:
Win7Vista_15218bb.zip
Version:
15.21.5.2266
Date:
01/07/2011
Status:
Current
Size:
55.57 MB
Language:
Multi language
Operating Systems:
Windows 7 *, Windows 7 (32-bit)*, Windows 7 Enterprise, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Home Basic, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Home Premium, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Professional, 32-bit version*, Windows 7 Ultimate, 32-bit version*, Windows Vista *, Windows Vista 32*, Windows Vista Business, 32-bit version*, Windows Vista Enterprise, 32-bit version*, Windows Vista Home Basic, 32-bit version*, Windows Vista Home Premium, 32-bit version*, Windows Vista Ultimate, 32-bit version*

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Detailed Description

Symptom:

Users may be unable to use the native resolution of some displays when using Intel chipset graphics. Resolutions such as 1680x1050 and 1440x900 are not available in graphics properties.

Cause:

The display EDID is not read properly when connecting to a subset of Digital Flat Panel (DFP) displays.

Solution:

Intel has released this driver to specifically address this issue however, there may be side effects to this solution such as longer than normal resume times from standby. This solution will only work with external displays such as DFP displays. This driver is not designed to address issues with Local Flat Panel displays or TV's connected to the system. This driver is provided as is. Intel has not tested, and does not warranty, the operation of the driver for this purpose.

Usage:
 
This software driver package will install the Intel® HD Graphics driver for Intel® HD Graphics,  Intel® Core™ i3 Processors, Intel® Core™ i5
Processors, Intel® Core™ i3 Mobile Processors, Intel® Core™ i5 Mobile Processors, and Intel Core™ i7 Mobile Processors and the
2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 processor, 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 processor, 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM)
i5 vPro(TM) processor, 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 processor, 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 vPro(TM) processor . 
These drivers will not function with any other product.  View the README file for installation information and the RELEASE NOTES
for driver version details. This driver package contains version 15.21.8.2279 (Build 8.15.10.2279)  for Windows* 7.

The software drivers provided on this page are generic versions, and can be used for general purposes. However, computer original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) may have altered the features, incorporated customizations, or made other changes to the software or software packaging they provide. To avoid any potential installation incompatibilities on your OEM system, Intel recommends that you check with your OEM and use the software provided via your system manufacturer.
Intel or the computer original equipment manufacturer (OEM) may not provide technical support for some or all issues that could arise from the usage of this generic version of software drivers.

Additional Help:

Identifying your Intel® graphics controller

Related Topics:

Intel® graphics driver frequently asked questions
Computer Manufacturer Web sites

This download is valid for the product(s) listed below.
2nd Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 3000/2000
Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics