Purpose:

This software driver package will install the Intel® HD Graphics driver for the Intel® Core™ i3 Processors, Intel® Core™ i5 Processors, Intel® Core™ i3 Mobile Processors, Intel® Core™ i5 Mobile Processors, and Intel Core™ i7 Mobile Processors and the Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator driver for Intel® G41, G43, G45, Q43, Q45 Express Chipset and the Mobile Intel® 4 Series Express Chipset Family. These drivers will not function with any other product. View the README file for installation information and the RELEASE NOTES for driver version details. This driver package contains version 15.17.12.2226 (8.15.10.2226) for Windows 7 and Windows Vista.

Usage:

These software drivers are generic versions and can be used for general purposes. However, computer original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) may have altered the features, incorporated customizations, or made other changes to the software or software packaging they provide. To avoid any potential installation incompatibilities on your OEM system, Intel recommends that you check with your OEM and use the software provided by your system manufacturer.

Intel and the computer original equipment manufacturer (OEM) may not provide technical support for some or all issues that could arise from the usage of this generic version of software drivers.

Supported OS:

Windows 7 Enterprise 32-bit, Windows 7 Home Basic 32-bit, Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit, Windows 7 Professional 32-bit, Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista Business 32-bit, Windows Vista Enterprise 32-bit, Windows Vista Home Basic 32-bit, Windows Vista Home Premium 32-bit, Windows Vista Ultimate 32-bit

Complete release notes:
http://downloadmirror.intel.com/19468/eng/relnotes_gfx.htm
Alternative drivers to Intel Graphics Driver 15.17.12.2226 for Windows Vista/7: