A wi-fi driver replace from Intel is offered and it may clear up some blue display of dying (BSOD) points you could be experiencing in Home windows 10. Nevertheless, at this very second, you need to seize it direct from Intel—the replace will in all chance mosey its approach on over to Home windows Replace in some unspecified time in the future, however it’s not there but.
Noticed by Home windows Newest, Intel’s June wi-fi driver package deal comprises three updates that apply to a number of completely different Wi-Fi adapters, together with each Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) fashions and ones based mostly on the most recent Wi-Fi 6E customary. Here is a glance:
- 220.127.116.11—Wi-Fi 6E AX210, AX201, and AX200 / Wi-fi-AC 9560, 9260, 9426, 9461 (solely out there in 64-bit verison)
- 18.104.22.168—or Wi-fi-AC 8265, 8260 (solely out there in 64-bit model)
- 22.214.171.124—Wi-fi-AC 7265 (Rev. D), 3165, 3168
In case you are uncertain which wi-fi adapter you have got in your PC, you could find out straightforward sufficient. Simply head to the Machine Supervisor (kind Machine Supervisor within the Home windows Search bar) and broaden the Community adapters tree. If yours is likely one of the ones listed above, Intel’s newest driver package deal is for you.
That does not essentially imply you must pounce on the replace. In case you aren’t experiencing any points, there’s nothing mistaken with ready till this will get pushed over to Home windows Replace. Nevertheless, in case you are having points, or simply wish to carry out some preventative upkeep, then by all means, give it a go.
Along with inflicting BSODs, different points talked about within the launch notes (PDF) embrace random lack of community connectivity on sure adapters, and the Machine Supervisor indicating a wi-fi adapter shouldn’t be working appropriately when performing giant file transfers.
The best approach to make sure you are grabbing the suitable replace is to put in Intel’s Driver and Help Assistant instrument after which open the Replace Assistant from the system tray. This can test to see if there are any updates in your particular wi-fi adapter, then provide the possibility of downloading and putting in any out there updates.
Be warned that you’ll want to reboot your PC, probably a number of occasions (so save your work). I truly needed to reboot my PC twice—I used to be prompted to reboot after putting in the instrument, after which once more after making use of the driving force replace for my Wi-Fi 6E adapter.