Broadcom NetXtreme I and NetXtreme II Network Adapters User Guide for the 17.2.0 Driver Set Release.

Broadcom NetXtreme I and NetXtreme II based adapters Users Guide, version 17.2.

Fixes & Enhancements


Version 17.2.0, A00



Release date

14 May 2012

Last Updated

07 May 2013


Available formats

File Format:Floppy
File Name:Bcom_LAN_17.2.0_Manual_A00.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 71 MB
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Other versions
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows Server 2008 x64
Suse Linux ES 10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2008 R2
Applies to
Broadcom NetXtreme I and NetXtreme II Driver Family
Installation instructions
Download the self-extracting zip file to your hard drive and unzip. Access the index.htm at the root of the extracted directory structure to access the manual via an HTML browser.
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.