Identify Your Intel® Wireless Adapter and Wi-Fi Driver Version

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02/06/2019

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Option one: Auto-detect identification

Automatically identify and update your drivers and software with Intel® Driver & Support Assistant (Intel® DSA). This is the easiest method.

Intel DSA identifies your adapter and updates your driver to the latest version, if needed.
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Option two: Manual identification

Select your operating system, and follow the steps to identify your Intel® Wireless Adapter and driver.

Note For Bluetooth driver version, see Identify Your Intel® Wireless Adapter and Bluetooth® Driver Version.
  1. Locate the task bar in the bottom right corner of your desktop.
  2. Select the wireless icon Wireless icon.
  3. Select Network & Internet settings.
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  4. Select Wi-Fi on the left if not already selected, then select Hardware properties.
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  5. The product is listed in the Description field. Example: Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260.
    The Wi-Fi driver version is listed in the Driver version field. Example: 18.11.0.8
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After you identify your Intel® Wireless Adapter name and current driver version, Download the Latest Driver.

  1. Right-click the Start win 8.1 icon button in the bottom left corner of the screen.
  2. Select Device Manager.
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  3. Click Network Adapters to expand the section. The Intel® Wireless Adapter is listed. Example: Intel® Dual-Band Wireless-AC 8260.
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  4. Right-click the wireless adapter and select Properties.
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  5. Click the Driver tab to see the wireless adapter property sheet.
    The Wi-Fi driver version number is listed in the Driver Version field.

    Property sheet example:
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After you identify your Intel® Wireless Adapter name and current driver version, Download the Latest Driver.

  1. Click the Start Win7 icon button in the bottom left corner of the screen.
  2. Right-click Computer and select Manage.
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  3. Select Device Manager in the left pane.
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  4. On the right pane, select Network adapters to expand the section. Double-click the Intel® Wireless Adapter listed. Example: Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265.
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  5. Select the Driver tab. The Wi-Fi driver version is listed in Driver Version field.
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After you identify your Intel® Wireless Adapter name and current driver version, Download the Latest Driver.

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