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For the Intel® 4 Series Chipset Family, two types of Manageability Upgrades are available
Level I Manageability Upgrade
for certain Intel® Q45 Express chipset-based
systems which upgrades the system from Standard Manageability to full Intel®
Active Management Technology (AMT) version 5.x on systems using a non
Celeron® processor. (Note: Systems using an Intel® Core™2 processor with vPro™
technology* already have full Intel AMT v5.x).
Level III Manageability Upgrade
for certain Intel® B43 Express chipset-based
systems which adds Intel® Standard Manageability, Fast Call for Help, and Intel®
Remote PC Assist Technology (RPAT) with any supported processor other than an
Intel® Celeron® processor.
For full descriptions, please see:http://www.intel.com/technology/product/ius/index.htm
Best Known Methods (BKMs)
Minimum System Requirements
What are the minimum system requirements?
Level I Manageability Upgrade is available on:
Intel® Desktop Board DQ45CB
Intel® Desktop Board DQ45EK
Asus* Desktop Board P5Q-EMDO
Level III Manageability Upgrade is available on:
Intel® Desktop Board DB43LD and
Asus* P5QL-VM DO/CSM
Supported Operating Systems (OS):
Microsoft* Windows Vista* (Ultimate and Business Editions), SP2
Microsoft Windows XP* with SP2 and SP3 (32 and 64 bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit)
Intel® Core™2 Quad processor,
Intel® Core™2 Duo processor
Intel® Pentium® processor with Intel® dual-core technology
Note: For full list of supported processors for each Upgrade type, see
Can you upgrade?
How can I determine if I have an upgrade available?
Browse to http://Upgrades.Intel.com (the Marketplace) from the system you would like to upgrade or check for an upgrade and in the left Navigation Menu, click the ‘Check Upgradability’ link. Press the ‘Download Now’ button.
Figure below: Left Menu at http://Upgrades.Intel.com