Intel® Network Adapter Driver for Windows Server 2012*



This download record installs version 28.0 of the Intel® Network Adapters driver for Windows Server 2012*.

Available Downloads

  • Windows Server 2012 family*
  • Size: 32.9 MB
  • SHA1: 2196610926B1E572E056D483D956727DD9C11972
  • Windows Server 2012 family*
  • Size: 37.6 MB
  • SHA1: 970D015B985B383D475BE531E5B8495150E09094

Detailed Description

Change Notice, April 21, 2023:

What Was Updated: Release Notes for 28.0 have been updated to include the following:

  • Added clarification around a fix implemented in firmware to resolve a PCIe* access conflict. Section of the Release Notes.



The Microsoft Windows* download package has been split into a driver package and an Intel® PROSet package. The driver package must be installed prior to installing the Intel® PROSet package.

Example Downloads:

Driver Package:

Intel® PROSet Package:

Note: Installation of Intel® PROSet is optional. Intel® PROSet software includes Intel® PROSet for Windows* Device Manager, Intel® PROSet Adapter Configuration Utility (Intel® PROSet ACU) , and Intel® PROSet for Windows PowerShell* software. For more information on Intel® PROSet, please review the “Microsoft* Windows* Driver and Software Installation and Configuration” section of the Intel® Ethernet Adapters and Devices User Guide.

See the release notes and the readme.txt file for installation instructions, supported hardware, what's new, bug fixes, and known issues.

This download contains the Intel® Ethernet network drivers and software for Windows Server 2012*.

About Intel® drivers

The driver or software for your Intel® component might have been changed or replaced by the computer manufacturer. We recommend you work with your computer manufacturer before installing our driver so you don’t lose features or customizations.

See a list of manufacturers’ Support websites.

This download is valid for the product(s) listed below.

Product and Performance Information


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