Broadcom HTML Users Guide for the 17.4.0 driver family update, for Q4 2011.

Broadcom NetXtreme I and NetXtreme II based adapters HTML Users Guide

Fixes & Enhancements

Updated FCoE section of the Broadcom NetXtreme I and NetXtreme II based adapters Users Guide





Release date

30 Nov 2012

Last Updated

04 Nov 2016


Available formats

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Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
Windows Server 2008 x64
Suse Linux ES 10
Windows Server 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Novell SuSE Linux ES 10
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2008 R2
Applies to
Broadcom NetXtreme I and NetXtreme II Driver Family
Installation instructions
Dowload the and extract the contents of the Zip file to view the Broadcom NetXtreme I and NetXtreme II based adapters Users Guide
Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.