Broadcom Drivers Download
Broadcom is a large manufacturer of mainly networking and storage products such as modems, Ethernet and wireless adapters, storage adapters, and fiber optic products. Broadcom was initially formed in 1961 as a division of Hewlett-Packard. Later that division became known as Avago Technologies, which acquired Broadcom Corporation in 2015 and kept the Broadcom name. Today, the company operates under the name of Broadcom Inc. and is headquartered in San Jose, CA. Some of the popular Ethernet adapters made by the company today include 10Gb cards such as the P410SG and the P410SGBT. They also make some popular fiber channel storage adapters like the LPe35000-M2 FC host bus adapter or the LPe16000B FC host bus adapter.
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How to Update Broadcom Device Drivers Quickly & Easily
Tech Tip: Updating drivers manually requires some computer skills and patience. A faster and easier option is to use the Driver Update Utility for Broadcom to scan your system for free. The utility tells you which specific drivers are out-of-date for all of your devices.
To get the latest driver, including Windows 10 drivers, you can choose from the above list of most popular Broadcom downloads. Click the download button next to the matching model name. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.
If your driver is not listed and you know the model name or number of your Broadcom device, you can use it to search our driver archive for your Broadcom device model. Simply type the model name and/or number into the search box and click the Search button. You may see different versions in the results. Choose the best match for your PC and operating system.
If you don’t know the model name or number, you can start to narrow your search down by choosing which category of Broadcom device you have (such as Printer, Scanner, Video, Network, etc.). Start by selecting the correct category from our list of Broadcom Device Drivers by Category above.
We employ a team from around the world. They add hundreds of new drivers to our site every day.
Broadcom updates their drivers regularly. To get the latest Windows 10 driver, you may need to go to the Broadcom website to find the driver for to your specific Windows version and device model.
Once you download your new driver, then you need to install it. To install a driver in Windows, you will need to use a built-in utility called Device Manager. It allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.
How to Open Device Manager
In Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager
How to Install drivers using Device Manager
Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
Select the Driver tab.
Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.
In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.
Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.
If you are having trouble installing your driver, you should use the Driver Update Utility for Broadcom. It is a software utility that automatically finds, downloads and installs the right driver for your system. You can even backup your drivers before making any changes, and revert back in case there were any problems. You can safely update all of your drivers in just a few clicks. Once you download and run the utility, it will scan for out-of-date or missing drivers:
When the scan is complete, the driver update utility will display a results page showing which drivers are missing or out-of-date. You can update individual drivers, or all of the necessary drivers with one click.
For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.