Network Adapter Driver for Windows 8*
Available Downloads
(Which file should I download?)

File name:
21.18 MB
Operating Systems:
Windows 8*, Windows 8, 32-bit*

File name:
31.67 MB
Operating Systems:
Windows 8*, Windows 8, 64-bit*

Detailed Description

Installs base drivers, Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software for Windows* Device Manager, advanced networking services for teaming and VLANs (ANS), and SNMP for Intel® Network Adapters for Windows 8*.

Which file should you download?

PROWin32.exe for 32-bit editions of Windows.
PROWinx64.exe for 64-bit (x64) editions of Windows.

How to Use this Download
Download the self-extracting archive and run it. When you run it, it will extract the files to a temporary directory, run the installation wizard, and remove the temporary files when the installation is complete. All language files are embedded in this archive. You do not need to download an extra language pack.

See readme.htm if you want to extract the files without installing.

Supported Devices
Is my Intel® Ethernet Adapter supported in Microsoft Windows 8?

This software may also apply to Intel® Ethernet Controllers. Support for built-in network connections is provided by the system or board manufacturer.

Generic Drivers
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.
This download is valid for the product(s) listed below.
Intel® 82574 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel® 82575EB Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel® 82576 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel® 82577 Gigabit Ethernet PHY
Intel® 82578 Gigabit Ethernet PHY
Intel® 82579 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel® 82580EB Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel® 82583V Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel® 82599 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel® Ethernet Connection I217-LM
Intel® Ethernet Connection I217-V
Intel® Ethernet Connection I218-LM
Intel® Ethernet Connection I218-V
Intel® Ethernet Controller I210 Series
Intel® Ethernet Controller I211 Series
Intel® Ethernet Controller I350
Intel® Ethernet Controller X540-AT2
Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X520 Series
Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T1
Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T2
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I210-T1
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I340-F4
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I340-T4
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-F2
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-F4
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-T2
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter I350-T4
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520 Series
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520-DA2
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520-LR1
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520-SR1
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520-SR2
Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520-T2
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