• 2018
  • 11/09/2017
  • Public Content

Intel® Software Manager User's Guide

Intel® Software Manager is a tool that allows you to easily manage your installed Intel® Software Development Products. It installs automatically with your purchased products on Windows*, Linux*, and macOS* operating systems and is accessible any time.
Intel® Software Manager allows you to:
  • Download and install updates for your Intel® Software Development Products.
  • Manage license status of installed software.
  • Activate serial numbers.
  • Find out about the latest news for Intel® Software Development Products.
Click here to learn about all the Intel Software Manager features.

Product and Performance Information


Intel's compilers may or may not optimize to the same degree for non-Intel microprocessors for optimizations that are not unique to Intel microprocessors. These optimizations include SSE2, SSE3, and SSSE3 instruction sets and other optimizations. Intel does not guarantee the availability, functionality, or effectiveness of any optimization on microprocessors not manufactured by Intel. Microprocessor-dependent optimizations in this product are intended for use with Intel microprocessors. Certain optimizations not specific to Intel microarchitecture are reserved for Intel microprocessors. Please refer to the applicable product User and Reference Guides for more information regarding the specific instruction sets covered by this notice.

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