Intel USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver 1.0.8.251

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Date: March 31, 2013
File Size: 5.2 MB
OS Support: Windows 7
Downloads: 2,967

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The contents of this release kit include:

  • Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver Installer
    • The Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver Installer “Setup.exe” will install the following drivers and application on the system:
      • Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver
      • Intel® USB 3.0 Root Hub Driver
      • Intel® USB 3.0 Host Controller Switch Driver
      • Intel® USB 3.0 Monitor
  • Readme File

Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver contains support for the following Intel® Chipsets/Processors:

  • Intel® 7 Series/C216 Chipset Family
  • 3rd generation Intel® Core™ Processor Family
  • 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i3 processor
  • 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i5 processor
  • 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor
  • 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i7 Extreme processor

The following Operating Systems are supported:

  • Intel® 7 Series Chipset Family:
    • Windows* 7 Operating System (both 32-bit and 64-bit versions).
  • Intel® C216 series chipset family:
    • Windows* 7 Operating System (both 32-bit and 64-bit versions).
    • Windows* Server 2008 R2 64-bit Operating System.

The Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver Installer "Setup.exe" will install the following drivers and application on the system:

  • Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver
  • Intel® USB 3.0 Root Hub Driver
  • Intel® USB 3.0 Host Controller Switch Driver
  • Intel® USB 3.0 Monitor

What's New:

  • USB3.0 devices behind a USB3.0 HUB may disappear after system reboot
  • “Allow this device to wake the computer" option for HID-compliant mouse/keyboard under the Device Manager may be unchecked if the mouse/keyboard is connected behind the USB3.0 port and the USB3.0 driver is installed.
  • USB Camera may stop working after resuming from S3
  • A BSOD 0x7E may occurs when a USB3.0 Camera is connected to a USB3 port and the camera application is started and closed repeatedly.
  • Device connected behind an USB3.0 HUB may not be correctly enumerated when both device and USB3.0 HUB are connected during S3.
  • Some USB2.0 device connected behind USB3.0 port cannot enter to selective suspend correctly.
  • BSOD may occur when a USB printer is connected to USB3.0 port and the printer application is installed
  • “Format disk” window might pop up after a USB3.0 device is plugged in into the USB3.0 port
  • USB3.0 Thumb drive might failed to enumerate after the device is plugged in into the USB3.0 port
  • USB Modem failed to enumerate after the device is plugged in into the USB3.0 port
  • The Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver Installer and Intel® USB 3.0

Monitor support the following languages:

  • Arabic (International)
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • German
  • Greek
  • English (United States)
  • Spanish
  • Finnish
  • French (International)
  • Hebrew
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Japanese Introduction
  • Korean
  • Dutch
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Portuguese (Portugal)
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Turkish

Note: Before proceeding with your driver installation we suggest you make sure you are installing the latest version available and for the appropriate model/revision and Operating System. We strongly suggest following 'readme' instructions for installing drivers when available. Often restarting your system will be necessary for the new driver to become active and start functioning properly.

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