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I am trying to figure out what is my current NIC firmware version.

If I run the latest firmware upgrade from HP, I get the following: alt text

It doesn't tell me the current version.

If I try to check it from Device Manager, I get this: alt text

That's the driver version, not the hardware firmware version.

If I reboot the computer, I don't see the NIC firmware during the POST..

How would I go about finding the current firmware version...

Thanks a lot! Toast

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In the first picture, what did it do when you clicked "Install?" The message says that will display the installed version... did it? – Ward Apr 8 '10 at 20:57
Hello, very good question, I forgot to mention that I do not want to upgrade, I just want to see the current firmware version. (So basically I never clicked "install") Thanks! – ToastMan Apr 8 '10 at 21:14
You'll probably get a chance to cancel the installation, so you could try it and see what happens. – Ward Apr 8 '10 at 21:22
Ward you were right... (VERY late reply lol) – ToastMan Mar 31 '11 at 20:52
up vote 2 down vote accepted

I found it.

For those who're interested, the firmware can be found in the HP System Management Homepage utility


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Any chance of getting this marked as the correct answer so it doesn't pop up on the front page? – Chris S Jan 21 '11 at 15:58

If you run HP Insight Diagnostics (survey) you can view the NIC firmware. Mine is showing 1.9.6

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