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Realtek Ethernet Controller Drivers

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Type: Driver - Network
Version: 7.50.1123.2011(20 Apr 2012)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
File name: sp57089.exe (9.8 MB)
This package provides the driver for the Realtek Ethernet Controller in the supported notebook models running a supported operating system.
- Provides the updated driver.
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
Supported Devices and Features
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller
Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller


Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Professional
,Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Embedded
,Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition



TITLE:
Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver
VERSION:
7.50.1123.2011
DESCRIPTION:

This package provides the Realtek Ethernet Controller driver for the supported
notebook models running a supported operating system.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp57089
SUPERSEDES:
sp53511
EFFECTIVE DATE:
April 20, 2012
CATEGORY:
Driver - Network
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP ProBook 4340s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4341s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4440s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4441s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4445s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4446s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4540s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4545s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4740s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6465b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6475b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6565b Notebook PC
DEVICES SUPPORTED:
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller
Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller

OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Embedded
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Provides the updated driver.
FIXES:
- Fixes an issue where the Realtek Ethernet drivers are not displayed in the HP
Software Setup.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and
saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where
the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
- Fixes an issue where the Realtek Ethernet drivers are not displayed in the HP Software Setup.
Version:8.30.328.2014 G (30 Apr 2014)
Version:8.18.621.2013 (3 Sep 2013)
Enhancements
- Provides the updated driver.

Version:8.11.201.2013 (12 Apr 2013)
Enhancements
- Provides the updated driver.

Version:8.2.612.2012 (5 Oct 2012)
Enhancements
- Adds support for systems running Microsoft Windows 8.

Version:7.50.1123.2011 (20 Apr 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the Realtek Ethernet drivers are not displayed in the HP Software Setup.
Enhancements
- Provides the updated driver.

Version:1.00 Rev. F (27 Jun 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue with the configuration file that prevents HP Software Setup Utilities from detecting driver status.

Version:1.00 (15 Mar 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue on one of Microsoft DTM test items.

Version:1.00 (14 Sep 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an intermittent issue that occurs when the notebook is continuously in NIC power-saving mode where the NIC loses functionality and the RJ-45 Port LED does not light.

Version:1.00 (28 May 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where NIC throughput performance is degraded if several power-saving-related settings are enabled in the system BIOS. - Fixes an issue where the preboot execution envivronment (PXE) boot screen is displayed when a user presses the power button to resume the notebook from Hibernation mode.

Version:1.00 Rev. B (25 Mar 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue, which occurs on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System and that have the NIC Power Saving option enabled from the BIOS menu, where the NIC icon cannot be removed from the Device Manager if the LAN cable has been removed.

Version:1.00 Rev. A (2 Feb 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the "Allow this device to wake the computer" was inadvertently disabled on the Power Management tab of the Device Manager Properties page. The default is now to have this function enabled. - Fixes an issue, which occurs on notebooks running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System, where the NIC driver forces the notebook into Power Saving mode, even if the LAN Power Saving option in the BIOS menu has been disabled. - Fixes an issue where the NIC was not listed in the Device Manager if the LAN cable was unplugged. Now, the NIC is always listed in Device Manager regardless of whether the LAN cable is plugged in or unplugged.


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Type: Driver - Network
Version: 7.50.1123.2011(20 Apr 2012)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)

Description

This package provides the driver for the Realtek Ethernet Controller in the supported notebook models running a supported operating system.

Enhancements

- Provides the updated driver.

Installation Instructions

1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

System Requirements

Supported Devices and Features
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller
Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller


Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Professional
,Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows XP Embedded
,Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition



Release Notes

TITLE:
Realtek Ethernet Controller Driver
VERSION:
7.50.1123.2011
DESCRIPTION:

This package provides the Realtek Ethernet Controller driver for the supported
notebook models running a supported operating system.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp57089
SUPERSEDES:
sp53511
EFFECTIVE DATE:
April 20, 2012
CATEGORY:
Driver - Network
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP ProBook 4340s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4341s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4440s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4441s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4445s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4446s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4540s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4545s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4740s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6465b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6475b Notebook PC
HP ProBook 6565b Notebook PC
DEVICES SUPPORTED:
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller
Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller

OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Embedded
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Provides the updated driver.
FIXES:
- Fixes an issue where the Realtek Ethernet drivers are not displayed in the HP
Software Setup.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and
saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where
the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Fixes

- Fixes an issue where the Realtek Ethernet drivers are not displayed in the HP Software Setup.

Revision History

Version:8.30.328.2014 G (30 Apr 2014)
Version:8.18.621.2013 (3 Sep 2013)
Enhancements
- Provides the updated driver.

Version:8.11.201.2013 (12 Apr 2013)
Enhancements
- Provides the updated driver.

Version:8.2.612.2012 (5 Oct 2012)
Enhancements
- Adds support for systems running Microsoft Windows 8.

Version:7.50.1123.2011 (20 Apr 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the Realtek Ethernet drivers are not displayed in the HP Software Setup.
Enhancements
- Provides the updated driver.

Version:1.00 Rev. F (27 Jun 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue with the configuration file that prevents HP Software Setup Utilities from detecting driver status.

Version:1.00 (15 Mar 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue on one of Microsoft DTM test items.

Version:1.00 (14 Sep 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an intermittent issue that occurs when the notebook is continuously in NIC power-saving mode where the NIC loses functionality and the RJ-45 Port LED does not light.

Version:1.00 (28 May 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where NIC throughput performance is degraded if several power-saving-related settings are enabled in the system BIOS. - Fixes an issue where the preboot execution envivronment (PXE) boot screen is displayed when a user presses the power button to resume the notebook from Hibernation mode.

Version:1.00 Rev. B (25 Mar 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue, which occurs on notebooks that are running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System and that have the NIC Power Saving option enabled from the BIOS menu, where the NIC icon cannot be removed from the Device Manager if the LAN cable has been removed.

Version:1.00 Rev. A (2 Feb 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the "Allow this device to wake the computer" was inadvertently disabled on the Power Management tab of the Device Manager Properties page. The default is now to have this function enabled. - Fixes an issue, which occurs on notebooks running a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System, where the NIC driver forces the notebook into Power Saving mode, even if the LAN Power Saving option in the BIOS menu has been disabled. - Fixes an issue where the NIC was not listed in the Device Manager if the LAN cable was unplugged. Now, the NIC is always listed in Device Manager regardless of whether the LAN cable is plugged in or unplugged.