This download record installs the Thunderbolt™ 4 Driver for Windows® 10 64-bit for Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kits & Mini PCs - NUC12WS.
- Windows 10, 64-bit*
- Size: 33.7 MB
- SHA1: 72B5606F32E76911EE4590CB753DC54DAF0B6F21
Installs the DCH-compliant Thunderbolt™ bus driver for the Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kits & Mini PCs - NUC12WS products with Thunderbolt using Windows® 10. This driver is required if you plan to connect Thunderbolt devices.
No driver is needed for Windows 11*
How to install
Double-click Thunderbolt™ Software Installer.exe.
If the driver won't install and you are using a supported operating system, try one or both of the following:
- Plug a Thunderbolt device into the Intel NUC and run the installer again.
- Uninstall the current driver, then run the installer again.
The Thunderbolt Control Center should load automatically after the driver is installed and if or when you're connected to the Internet. If it doesn't, you can download it from this link: Thunderbolt Control Center software (available on the Microsoft Store)
The Thunderbolt Control Center allows you to approve and manage Thunderbolt devices.
Some IT departments might have a group policy that prevents you from downloading apps from the Windows Store. They can choose to set up a private store with approved apps. See the following for more information:
- Configure access to Microsoft Store*
- Distribute apps using your private store
- Manage access to private store
Supported Operating Systems
- Microsoft Windows 10-64 - October 2018 Update 1809 (RS5) or later
Not sure if this is the right driver for your Intel® NUC?
Run Intel® Driver & Support Assistant to automatically detect updates.
This download is valid for the product(s) listed below.
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Board NUC12WSBv7
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Board NUC12WSBi7
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Board NUC12WSBv5
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Board NUC12WSBi5
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Board NUC12WSBi3
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSKv7
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSKi7
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSHv7
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSHi7
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSKv5
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSKi5
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSHv5
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSHi5
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSKi3
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Kit NUC12WSHi3
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Mini PC NUC12WSHi7
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Mini PC NUC12WSHi5
- Intel® NUC 12 Pro Mini PC NUC12WSHi3
Automatic Driver and Software Updates
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