================ All PCI/PCIe 8168 10/100/1000 NETWORK ADAPTER ============= Q. What is 'Auto Disable PHY' ? Why have this feature ? Who requires to use this feature ? A. This feature is for power comsumption. When users change the setting to 'Enabled' and the network cable is unpluged, the driver will automatically disable PHY. To use this feature, user MUST enable 'Auto Disable Gigabit' first. Because gigibit link establishment takes longer time, driver needs user disable gigabit to reduce the linking time. PS. If both of them enabled, the linking time will be increased but power comsumption reduced. The linking time about 5 seconds.Download Driver Pack
After your driver has been downloaded, follow these simple steps to install it.
Expand the archive file (if the download file is in zip or rar format).
If the expanded file has an .exe extension, double click it and follow the installation instructions.
Otherwise, open Device Manager by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Device Manager.
Find the device and model you want to update in the device list.
Double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
From the Properties dialog box, select the Driver tab.
Click the Update Driver button, then follow the instructions.
Very important: You must reboot your system to ensure that any driver updates have taken effect.
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