Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software and Drivers for Windows 8*

(Which file should I download?)

Available Downloads

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Version: 16.1.1 (Previously released)
Date: 08/07/2013
Size: 19.82 MB
Language: English
Operating Systems: Windows 8*, Windows 8, 32-bit*
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Version: 16.1.1 (Previously released)
Date: 08/07/2013
Size: 32.72 MB
Language: English
Operating Systems: Windows 8*, Windows 8, 64-bit*
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Version: 16.1.1 (Previously released)
Date: 08/07/2013
Size: 79.45 MB
Language: English
Operating Systems: Windows 8*, Windows 8, 32-bit*
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Version: 16.1.1 (Previously released)
Date: 08/07/2013
Size: 88.55 MB
Language: English
Operating Systems: Windows 8*, Windows 8, 64-bit*

Detailed Description

Recommended for end-customers. Includes download options for driver-only and driver-with Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software.

Purpose:
Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software is recommended for end-customers, including home users and business customers who do not need advanced IT administrator tools.

Confused about what to download?
This software is recommended for end-users. Confirm that you have Windows 8* operating system before installing. 
Follow these steps to check if your operating system is 32-Bit or 64-Bit.

Please ensure that your wireless adapter is supported by this download. The following links will assist you in determining which wireless adapter is installed in your computer system.
Automatically detect  and update your drivers and software with the  Intel® Driver Update Utility.
Manually identify  your Intel® wireless adapter and driver version number.

Which file should you download?
If you have Windows 8 32-Bit:
DRIVERS ONLY:  
wireless_16.1.1_De32.exe
Intel PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software (includes Drivers):  
wireless_16.1.1_e32.exe 

If you have Windows 8 64-Bit:
DRIVERS ONLY:  
Wireless_16.1.1_De64.exe
Intel PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software (includes Drivers):  
Wireless_16.1.1_e64.exe

Follow these links for details on the differences between the different download  file types, and information on  Intel PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software.
The driver version of some products may not update. Learn more about Intel Wireless adapter driver versions.

How to install:
Download the file to a folder on your PC. Double click on the file to launch installation.

Intel® Wireless Display customers:
How to update your software:
1. Close the Intel® Wireless Display software.
2. Install the Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software.
3. Install the Intel® Wireless Display software.

Determine if your system meets  
Intel® Wireless Display  requirements.  

Additional notes:
OEM-supplied versus Intel® provided generic software:  
Intel recommends that you obtain and use the software provided via your laptop manufacturer.

OEM software download locations:  
listing of laptop manufacturer's web sites.

Intel is a supplier of laptop components and does not manufacture or sell complete laptop systems. The software provided by Intel below is a generic version. Each laptop computer original equipment manufacturer (OEM) may have altered the features, incorporated customizations, or made other changes to the software or software packaging they provide. The software provided has not been verified by your laptop manufacturer as to compatibility or other operation.

Intel or the laptop computer original equipment manufacturer (OEM) may not provide technical support for some or all issues that could arise from the usage of this software.