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27-11-2010, 07:13 PM
2.1gh AMD Athlon 64 x2
Main Board Gigabyte M61SME-S2
1024 mb Mem
160gb drive
XP home sp2
Award f4 BIOS

I have just done an XP install with a hard drive format.
Everything is ok except that I cannot install the dlink 502T modem either using USB or Ethernet. The modem was previously working with USB.

Device Manager shows a yellow question mark on, 'OTHER DEVICES', under which are:-
Other PCI Bridges Device
PCI Device
PCI Simple Communication Controller
SM Bus Controller
Video Controller
All of which have the yellow question mark.

Could this be my problem and if so, how to I enable these items.
If not, have you any suggestions please?

Any help appreciated, Thanks, Arjay

27-11-2010, 07:19 PM
Sounds like not all the drivers are installed.


27-11-2010, 07:24 PM
Which drivers and where do I find them? I think this is a Dell computer, should there be a motherboard cd? Arjay

Speedy Gonzales
27-11-2010, 07:34 PM
Theyre here (http://ee.giga-byte.com/products/mb/driver/ga-m61sme-s2_2x.html). You need the chipset drivers (install these first). If it gives you the option to install Nvidia firewall, select NO

The LAN,(maybe in the chipset driver install), the audio, the VGA (if you use onboard video).

You'll have to find out what the brand/model of the modem (PCI Simple Communication Controller maybe a modem), is, then you'll have to search for them.

Or double click on this entry, once the LAN drivers have been installed / driver tab / update driver option. See if it will install a driver.

Do you know what revision the mobo is?? If its not Rev2?

28-11-2010, 08:05 PM
Thanks Speedy, I seem to have found the right driver at the site recommended. Arjay

Speedy Gonzales
28-11-2010, 08:07 PM