Problem installing some drivers

  Re-staw 16:57 25 Mar 2009

Hi, im using an Acer Extensa 5220 and ive switched over to XP. The problem now is installing all the drivers.

I downloaded ALL the drivers from this link below:
click here

And most installed perfectly, however i cant seem to find the corresponding driver to the last 2:
click here

Im not sure if i was doing it right but i just looked for the corresponding name in my drivers folder and click setup.exe
click here

Is there a way for it to just search the entrire folder for the drivers it needs...?

  jimv7 18:07 25 Mar 2009

Right click on the ethernet controller, update driver and browse to the drvers file, click ok.

Do the same for the mass storage controller.

  mfletch 18:16 25 Mar 2009

Right click on the drive click properties

Click driver if its manufacturer by Microsoft delete it Windows should put a new driver there,

  mfletch 18:17 25 Mar 2009

Sorry on next restart

  Re-staw 18:18 25 Mar 2009

It will only search in a subfolder, it wont allow me to select the entire "Drivers" folder.

  Re-staw 18:20 25 Mar 2009

It isnt by microsoft, it says Unkown.
exactly what is the Mass Storage Controller?

  mfletch 18:24 25 Mar 2009

I should imagine its for the hard drive

  mfletch 18:28 25 Mar 2009

Just to add it may be for a external Mass storage device {external hard drive}

  Re-staw 18:36 25 Mar 2009

from here click here
can you see any drivers that could relate to "mass storage controller"

All others i have found in that folder.

  mfletch 18:49 25 Mar 2009

Ive just looked on my XP laptop and I have 3 unknown devices under Other devices

It just may be there is no mass storage device install so you dont need the drivers

  Re-staw 18:58 25 Mar 2009

Oh i see, well thats a releif. thanks =]

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