Driver Details

Intel 17265/7265/3165/7260/3160 WiFi Driver

This package provides the driver for the Intel 17265/7265/3165/7260/3160 WiFi and is supported on the Latitude, Precision, OptiPlex and Tablet models that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: Windows 7 64-bit.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Improved connection lost to access point.

- Not Applicable.


Version, A11



Release date

31 Mar 2015

Last Updated

03 Mar 2019


Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:Network_Driver_KMDP9_WN32_17.15.0.5_A11.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 176 MB
Format Description:Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
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Applies to
Intel(R) WiFi Link 3160
Intel(R) WiFi Link 3165
Intel(R) WiFi Link 7260
Intel(R) WiFi Link 7265
Intel(R) WiFi Link 7265 and 3165
Installation instructions
Dell Update Package Instructions


1. Click Download File to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.


1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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 applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).