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Intel® Network Adapter Driver for Windows 7 23.2 Affinity compability issue

(Intel Gigabit CT Desktop Adapter / 82574l)

Hello, I'd like to know if it's possible to provide me a modified version of the default Windows 7 x64 adapter, due to incompatibility I would have to run the driver on the third core only, in a 4 core system setup (i5-2500k). I've tried to change values in the .inf file & registry without any luck, the registry key which I assume thats responsible for it seems to be "TargetSet=8" under the Affinity policy at the Enum tree, whenever I set it to "TargetSet=4" it keeps resetting itself as soon as I reboot / re-enable the device.

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Hi Lawy,



Thank you for posting in Wired Ethernet Communities.



Based on the record, you've also submitted similar query through web portal and currently being responded by our colleague. Please continue to work with him on your concern.



Kindly let us know if you have other assistance needed.




Best Regards,



Vince T.


Intel Customer Support