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Should I remove Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #729
United States Rank #592
Reach 0.9316%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 111.99 days
639.38 days >
Average installed length: 335.95 days


604.10125.2655.573 6.96%
1.70.305.16316 50.92%
1.70.304.16315 3.51% 38.61%

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Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver


Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver is a program developed by Intel. The most used version is 1.70.305.16316, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 3.02 MB (3,171,730 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 8.1. While about 59% of users of Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) MBI Driver
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) MBI Driver\Uninstall\setup.exe -uninstall
Estimated size: 3.02 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver

  • Drv64.exe - Intel(R) Installation Framework (64 bit driver installer)
  • Setup.exe - Intel Installation Framework

How do I remove Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver?

You can uninstall Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Intel(R) Sideband Fabric Device Driver, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Intel Sideband Fabric Device Driver.

Win 10 100%
Win 8.1 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 Connected 32.29%
Windows 8.1 26.88%
Windows 10 Home 26.55%
Windows 8.1 Connected Sin... 3.63%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 3.04%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 2.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

58.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 58.91%
  Italy 5.82%
  United Kingdom 5.25%
  France 4.37%
  Germany 3.64%
  Canada 1.94%
  Australia 1.73%
  Brazil 1.37%
  Mexico 1.20%
  Spain 1.18%
  Netherlands 1.08%
  Poland 1.01%
  Sweden 0.74%
  Argentina 0.66%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.10%
ASUS 23.32%
Lenovo 20.89%
Acer 13.16%
Dell 1.74%
Toshiba 1.71%
Intel 0.05%
Sony 0.03%
Common models
HP 15 Notebook PC 14.41%
ASUSTeK X551MA 9.54%
LENOVO 80G0 9.10%
HP Stream Notebook PC 11 6.62%
ASUSTeK X553MA 5.84%
HP Stream Notebook PC 13 5.50%

About Intel

Intel Corporation is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors found in most personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.intel.com


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