Broadcom 3Com 3C996 10/100/1000 Server NIC Driver Download

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The 3Com 3C996 10/100/1000 Server NIC is a device manufactured by Broadcom. You can unlock features and improve performance by updating its driver. This driver - "" - has been downloaded 16 times and is rated 4 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews. The total disk space used for this update is 93.0 KB.

Broadcom 3Com 3C996 10/100/1000 Server NIC Automatic Driver Update Utility
6 Ratings

Supported Models

Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet

3Com 10/100/1000 PCI

3Com 3C1000 Gigabit NIC

3Com 3C940 Gigabit LOM

3Com 3C996 10/100/1000 Server NIC

3Com 3C996 Gigabit Fiber-SX Server NIC

3Com 3C996B Gigabit Server NIC



Supported Operating Systems


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Uploaded By

DriverGuide (DG Staff Member) on 25-Aug-2010

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How to Update 3Com 3C996 10/100/1000 Server NIC Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the 3Com 3C996 10/100/1000 Server NIC driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter Broadcom 3Com 3C996 10/100/1000 Server NIC into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Broadcom Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the Broadcom website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

After downloading your new driver, installation is the next step. On Windows, utilize the built-in Device Manager utility to manage this process. This tool provides a comprehensive view of all system-recognized devices and their associated drivers. To complete the installation, a system restart is typically required 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.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
LAN/ 38.8 KB 10 Jan 2007
LAN/b57win32.inf 126.6 KB 7 Jan 2007
LAN/b57xp32.sys 160.3 KB 14 Dec 2006
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