Driver Details

Dell NIC Card 82599 Firmware 4.21

This driver is for Dell Dual-Port 10GE Daughter Mezzanine Adapter in PowerEdge C6100, C6105, C6145, C6200 & C6220

Fixes & Enhancements

Refer to release notes


Version 4.21, A00



Release date

03 Sep 2012

Last Updated

29 Apr 2013


Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:82599EN_SFI_NO_MNG_FULL_4.21.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 786 KB
Format DescriptionThis file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then double-click it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
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Applies to
Dual-Port 10GE Daughter Mezzanine Adapter
Installation instructions
1. Run eeupdate /all to get the location of the NIC.

2. Then run "eeupdate /nic=x /d xxxx.txt" to flash your NIC firmware.

x is the NIC location given in Step 1. For example 1 , 2 ,3...etc
xxxx.txt is the firmware image file name."
Important Information
Intel(R) Gigabit, and Intel(R) 10GbE network adapters card - intel NIC82599 fw 4.21
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