Driver Update: Realtek RTL8139(A/B/C/D)/810X 6.18

Realtek has released new drivers for its RTL8139(A/B/C/D)/810X series network controller. The drivers are numbered 6.18 and are available in small separate zip files for Windows 98 through Windows XP. A larger setup file is also available that contains the drivers for all supported Windows versions. WHQL certification has been requested for the drivers for Windows 2000 and XP, but is not yet finalized. The changelog for the 6.18 release looks like this:

Changes in 6.18:

  • Fixed Win2000 S3 back to S0 hang issue
  • Fixed 10M can’t link with some Giga switch
  • Improved link policy for force mode
  • Default set Flow_Control to Enable

[break]The following downloads are available:
Installer for all Windows versions
Windows 98 (1st edition)
Windows 98SE
Windows ME
Windows NT 4.0
Windows 2000
Windows XP

Version number 6.18
Operating systems Windows 9x, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Website Realtek Semiconductor
Download ftp://152.104.125.40/cn/nic/rtl8139abcd8130810xseries/windows-rtlnic(618).zip
File size

99.00kB

License type Freeware