TITLE: Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Driver for Microsoft Windows XP Professional VERSION: 126.96.36.199 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This package contains the Microsoft Windows XP Professional driver for the Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet Controller in the listed workstation models. PURPOSE: Recommended SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP33206 SUPERSEDES: SP32846 EFFECTIVE DATE: August 15, 2006 CATEGORY: Driver - Network SSM SUPPORTED: Yes PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP ProLiant xw25p Blade Workstation: All Models HP Workstation xw4100: All Models HP Workstation xw6000: All Models HP xw4200 Workstation: All Models HP xw4300 Workstation: All Models HP xw4400 Workstation: All Models HP xw6200 Workstation: All Models HP xw6400 Workstation: All Models HP xw8400 Workstation: All Models HP xw9400 Workstation: All Models SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S): None DEVICES SUPPORTED: Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet 5752 Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet PCI-Express OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Microsoft Windows XP Professional LANGUAGE(S): Global ENHANCEMENTS: N/A FIXES: - Fixes intermittent issue that occurs when a system is continually restarted (rebooted), and a Broadcom network device is physically connected to a Cisco Catalyst 6500 switch, and the link speed and duplex is forced to 100mb FDX. When this intermittent issue occurs, the driver may detect that the link is down, even when it is up, resulting in no network connectivity. PREREQUISITES: N/A INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive. 2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. Copyright (c) 2006 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.