This is a great question. My laptop has intel processor, intel chipset, intel graphics, intel Ethernet, intel wifi and intel Bluetooth, yet the driver update utility seems oblivious to all of them except for the wireless-AC 7260 wifi and Bluetooth. For those devices, it seems confused about the installed driver version. Intel needs to do some homework on this utility. The old java application worked better than the new driver update utility does.
This could be because your system is up to date. I ran the tool in my Intel® system and is giving an update only for the RTS (Intel® Rapid Storage)
You can look for the drivers manually. Go to Home then select the option find drivers manually
Could you attach the DxDiag log information? How to get it?
Dxdiag Report: Type dxdiag in Start Menu> open> Save> Attach using Advanced Editor Options.
Here you can find the latest driver versions for your graphics controller Downloads for Intel® HD Graphics 4600 for 4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors, if you want to manually install one of them I would recommend to follow these instructions Desktop graphics drivers — How to Manually Install a Driver in Microsoft Windows 8* or Windows 8.1*.
Please try right-clicking on the "Older Drivers" tab in order to confirm if the Intel® Driver Update Utility detected or not your current hardware.
You may also Use the Download Center to manually download generic drivers for your Intel hardware.
Note: Intel provides generic versions of drivers for general purposes. Your computer manufacturer may have altered the features, incorporated customizations, or made other changes to your driver. Intel recommends you contact your computer manufacturer for the latest system specific updates and technical support information.
Please confirm if you have already the latest version of Intel® Driver Update Utility on your computer. You may download it from here Download Intel Driver Update Utility
On Latest version 184.108.40.206 we made the following updates:
- Fixed a bug where the collection module ran more frequently than intended. This applies to a small percentage of users who participated iin the Intel® Product Improvement Program.
- Corrected a configuration issue to correct the URL of the web service used to obtain new driver information.
Let us know your findings.
Current version is Version: 220.127.116.11 (Latest). Download Intel Driver Update Utility
Download Intel Driver Update Utility Installer.exe
- Un-install any previous versions (optional)
- Download and save locally on your device
- Double click on Intel Driver Update Utility Installer.exe
- Launch application from the Windows Start Menu.
Please let me know if issue persists.
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