windows update keep reinstalling old version of ethernet card driver RRS feed

  • Question

  • I'm using a laptop acer aspire 4752g bought in 2012

    And I upgrade to windows 10 about 3 months ago.

    since then my internet became very unstable

    it disconnect very often especially when playing games.


    I finally found out the problem is my ethernet card driver,

    Its produced by Broadcom (BCM57785)

    the old driver version is

    and I manually upgrade to

    which windows update suggest me not to installed.

    and my problem was fixed, internet became to usual.


    see their website for my driver: 



    and here's the new problem

    when checking new upgrade,

    the windows update will reinstalled the old version of my ethernet card driver(

    which will caused internet problem.


    Is there any way to stop windows update from reinstalling the old version of my ethernet card driver?

    or will microsoft release the new update to fix this?


    sorry for my poor english.


    Monday, October 26, 2015 7:10 PM

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