Release Notes

DB-18-09-17 Driver Database Update Bookmark

September 17, 2018

Driver DB Amendments:

Customer-requested drivers since August 28, 2018 release.

Drivers Affected:

See Attached: UIU DB-18-09-17 Drivers.pdf

Make and Models Affected:

See Attached: Make-Model DB-18-09-17.pdf

Issue: VMXNET3 Driver issues

Upon installation of the existing VMXNET3 driver ( on Windows 7, the network interface would appear to be missing and would be inoperable.

The existing VMXNET3 driver has been replaced with an older version (


The full driver database exceeds 23Gb in size (23.9 Gb IMP; 19.8Gb Classic {x64 only}). Please follow the guidelines below for optimal performance. This database release still covers Windows 7 through Windows 10 (32/64bit).

USB Flash drives need to be formatted with the NTFS file system before the driver database will successfully transfer. Network share access is recommended.

Support Reminder:

The Big Bang Support Team would like to remind our customers to please clear out any drivers represented in the Custom folder(s) prior to testing with a new version of the UIU Driver Database as neglecting to do so may result in false negative installations.  Please contact a Support Representative with questions or concerns. Thank you!

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