Any help or thoughts on this approach would be appreciated. This time I would to windows update to stop prompting me, the hide update is not available since tried to install the driver. Thursday, September 11, 2008 2:47 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I have a 5100, I have the same problem put now Vista will not start and the I have the same problem with my acer aspire 5100. weblink
Bill __________________ AIDA64 | Power supply info | Memtest86+ | Everest « gmail and pop up blockers | Help after windows re load » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download Drivers may also be available for free directly from manufacturers' websites. *Charges apply for a license with premium features. Monday, January 04, 2010 8:25 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote installed the windows update on my acer 5100 couple days ago for the ati 4379 serial ata Ati 4379 Serial Ata Controller Driver DownloadAti 4379 Serial Ata Controller Driver Details:Ati 4379 Serial Ata Controller File Name: ati_4379_serial_ata_controller.zipAti 4379 Serial Ata Controller Driver Version: 320YUEk8tAti 4379 Serial Ata Controller
Unzip the driver file into a directory.Go to device manager and "update drivers" for the problem component. Go to "have disk" and point the browser to the folder with the .inf The device is integrated with an ATA channel that has a dual parallel function design for an enhanced performance in data retrieval as well as storage. The ATI 4379 Serial ATA Controller makes use of the two ATA channels in line with its ability to hold as many as four independent hard disk storage drives. I have read that many others have a problem with this driver and with Windows Update concerning it.
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If you go to the Control Panel and open Device Manager. Wednesday, June 13, 2007 5:43 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I'm having the same problem on my Acer Aspire 5100. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Thanks, I have been looking for the driver that will bring back the sound/audio after I migrated my OS to Windows XP Pro x64 for many days of search.
After I updated my vista, it didn't boot. System Restore and Last Good Configuration didn't help my Aspire 5100. Home Download Purchase Library Features About Us Support My Account HOME >DEVICE CATEGORIES > STORAGE DEVICES > > Driver Versions: Description Driver Date Operating Systems Get the perfect match for your driver More than 5 million happy users Install using DriverMax Only download this driver VPN PRO Advanced Uninstaller PRO Orange Defender NeoSetup Home Download Purchase Manually verify every device on your system for driver updatesB.
Don't ask me why Microsoft is offering this if it's already installed. All rights reserved. Thanks Saturday, June 16, 2007 3:07 PM Reply | Quote 6 Sign in to vote Okay so here's another fix just in case - the fix mentioned above did not work i looked for the last known good configuration option and the comp finally worked just did that today...maybe i got lucky but then again this is the 3rd times its happend too
Sunday, January 31, 2010 11:19 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site. http://wsefaq.com/driver-ati/driver-ati-sb600-smbus-controller.php Ati 4379 Serial Ata Controller Installation Guide If you encounter problems with the direct download for these operating systems, please consult the driver download manager for the specific Ati 4379 Serial Please post all driver requests on the messageboard. © DriverZone.com. From what I gather, the reason the driver fails to install is because the hardware component (ATI 4379) isn't actually installed (I have an Acer Aspire 5100 as well).
anyone else experience that too? anyway, how do i know which SiI3*** my laptop has? Sunday, June 17, 2007 2:24 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi Again, I tried it and it opens up to "Select The Device Driver You Sunday, October 26, 2008 4:41 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote HELP PLEASE.. check over here Then run windows update and install the catalyst drivers from ACER support site (NOT the 8c version, the full stable version 8.x.x at the bottom) and the problem shouldnt re appear,
the files play fine. never download drivers for non-microsoft products ! Using safe mode and last known good configuration to boot up I am able to get it started; each time I bootup I get the only problem now is that my dvd drive doesn't show up!
Update type: Optional Silicon Image Other Hardware sofware update released in February, 2007 More information: http://winqual.microsoft.com/support/?driverid=20038009 More information: http://support.microsoft.com/select/?target=hub When I try to install driver, I get a failure message Acer aspire 5100 Sunday, June 17, 2007 11:43 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks for the advice, this really helped me. Bu I have now another Anyone have an idea on how to get it back? but when i load the files onto my vaio desktop there isn't any tick noises.
Now I get that driver trying to install ever time I turn on my computer. are these two driver items the same thing?? If anybody has a fix for this, any help would be great. http://wsefaq.com/driver-ati/driver-ati-sb600-smbus-controller-xp.php Help me!!!
It can only harm your system, beleive me. All rights reserved. Wednesday, April 04, 2007 1:15 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote As far as why the update doesn't work, it relates to something in the system using the When you double click the "Hard Disk IDE Controller" option, the driver install application will commence with the installation, and it should work.
i have email acer tech support about the update here, and gave a link to all the posts here as well. Was about to drop my Acer 3100 from the tallest building, and be happy! I have an Acer Aspire 5100 too, and your message was so god for me!! Glad it worked alright.And just a side note - the first thing I did with my notebook was get rid of Norton.