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Upgraded my DELL from 32-bit Vista to 64-bit Vista.  DELL doesn't support 64-bit yet.

DELL identifies it as "Intel 825xx 10/100 Platform LAN Connect Device".

Device id from device manger reads: PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_10C0&SUBSYS_020D1028&REV_02

Intel has an identification page:

http://support.intel.com/support/network/sb/cs-012904.htm

I do not see entries for Vendor 8086 and DevID 10C0.  Dell no doubt has an EOM DevID.

Can anyone point me to the correct driver to install for my device?

Thanks
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by:Fermat1
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To follow up. DELL says they will have 64-bit drivers on their website in a month.

Intel says it is an OEM device and I must get the driver from DELL.

My nephew who works at Intel has fired off an email to the driver team... That's probably the most promising avenue. :)
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The question doesn't mention which model of Dell you have, but there is one Dell Vista 64-bit driver available now:

Release Title:      Network: Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device, Driver, Multi OS, Multi Language, OptiPlex 755, XPS 420, v.9.8.20.0, A00
Release Date:      10/24/2007
Criticality:      Recommended
Description:      Intel 825xx 10/100/1000 Ethernet Network Drivers

http://support.us.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&cs=RC980682&l=en&s=slg&releaseid=R162323&formatcnt=1&libid=0&fileid=217468

There are also these diagnostics and utilities

Release Title:      Network: Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device, Diagnostics Utility, Windows Vista 64-bit, Multi Language, OptiPlex 755, v.12.1.12.4, A00
Release Date:      8/27/2007
Criticality:      Urgent
Description:      Intel PROSet Device Manager Diagnostics for 64b Vista

http://support.us.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&cs=RC980682&l=en&s=slg&releaseid=R162331&formatcnt=1&libid=0&fileid=217476

Release Title:      Network: Intel 825xx Gigabit Platform LAN Network Device, Application, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP x64, Multi Language, OptiPlex 755, v.12.0.2 PC Build 01 , A00
Release Date:      8/28/2007
Criticality:      Urgent
Description:      Intel ASF 2.0 Agent for 64b OS

http://support.us.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&cs=RC980682&l=en&s=slg&releaseid=R162358&formatcnt=1&libid=0&fileid=217506
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The first link worked perfectly.  Even from Dell's own website.  Too bad Dell themselves were not able to point the way.  Thanks!
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