What is Intel® Software Manager?

Intel® Software Manager installs with Intel® Software Development Products on Windows*, Linux*, and OS X* operating systems. Intel® Software Manager requires an Internet connection to connect to a remote server for information and updates.

Intel® Software Manager is a utility that allows users to:

  • Download and install updates for your Intel® Software Development Products.
  • Manage subscription status of installed software.
  • Activate serial numbers.
  • Find out about the latest news for Intel® Software Development Products

For more information, please see the Intel® Software Manager User Guide: https://registrationcenter-ssl.intel.com/Docs/ism_v2.htm


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mehdi n.'s picture


I installed vs 2012 about 2 months ago with parallel studio. After 2 months, now, when i open a file by vs 2010 and when my computer start working i receive this error:

Intel software manager has stopped working.

When i want to find an online solution for this problem i am not be able to connect to internet.

Why does it happen?


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