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Windows 8 crashes when I try to install Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 135 driver

JRuss7
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My wifi has been acting up so I went to Intel website to see if my drivers needed to be updated. Sure enough, it says "Newer Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Connection Utility Available 16.1.1 is available. Problem is, when I saved the file to my desktop and then try to run it, Windows 8 crashes.

So how exactly do I run/install this new driver? Any suggestions?

thanks

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Jose_H_Intel1
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You may try uninstalling the old version first from Programs and Features and Device Manager. Then, delete these folders before running the installer again:

If the above suggestion does not help, please indicate if this is a clean Windows* 8 installation or an upgrade over existing Windows* 7.

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