SM Bus controller driver not installing

By hmak
Oct 28, 2007
  1. hey

    My usb ports used to work just fine till a few backs. then they suddenly stopped working.
    when i uninstall the driver and try to re install it the error it gives is "the driver installation file for this device is missing a necessary entry. this may be because the inf was written for windows 95 or later."
    my operating system is xp with service pack 2. i tried reinstalling the drivers using the intel configuration utility but it still gives the same error.
    some of the usb devices that i used before the problem started occurring still work such as my mouse and mobile charger
    please help !!
  2. AlbertLionheart

    AlbertLionheart TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,026

    Hey yourself!
    You will need the driver CD that was supplied with the motherboard for this machine.
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