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atobi
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x550-t2 installation with vmware esxi 6.5u2

Hello,

I just received my new dell server and the Intel x550-t2 card does not show up in the vmware console. Do I need to install drivers for it to work properly? It is displayed as compatible with VMWare so I thought it would work right out of the box but that doesn't seem to be the case.

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idata
Community Manager
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Hi Advnetsol,

 

 

Thank you for posting in Wired Communities. You may refer to this website regarding Intel

 

network adapter support in Vmware https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/articles/000005693/network-and-i-o/ethernet-products...

 

 

If the driver is not available in the OS, please locate the driver from Vmware support site. I managed to search the Vmware site and you may refer to the link below to install the driver:

 

https://www.vmware.com/resources/compatibility/detail.php?deviceCategory=io&productid=44159&releasei...

 

 

Please feel free to update me.

 

 

Thanks,

 

Sharon T
idata
Community Manager
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Hi Advnetsol,

 

 

Please feel free to update me if you are able to locate the driver and if further assistance needed ?

 

 

Thanks,

 

Sharon T
idata
Community Manager
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Hi Advnetsol,

 

 

Please feel free to update me if this is the driver you need or have you contacted Vmware support to verify. Thanks.

 

 

Regards,

 

Sharon T

 

Intel Customer Support

 

Agent under contract to Intel

 

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