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USB 2.0 Host Controller help please

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by ELYON, Jun 21, 2011.

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  1. ELYON

    ELYON Thread Starter

    Oct 16, 2008

    I've got a dual booting (Win 98SE/XP) Pentium II 400 MHz PC with a Aopen AX6BC Motherboard Bios 2.58. I tried connecting an external hard drive to the PC the other day and a message said I needed a High Speed Host Controller as one was not found, the Motherboard has only 1.1. I bought a PCI USB 2.0 Host Controller, installed it but the PC will not recognise it. Can someone tell me if I need to install a EHCI Driver when I can't even find OHCI in the BIOS Setup? I know a bit about the BIOS but not a great deal so can any help that's forthcoming please be in laymans terms, thanks.
  2. Alex Ethridge

    Alex Ethridge

    Apr 10, 2000
    If it isn't recognized in either 98 or XP, I recommend changing the USB adapter for one that has a different brand of chipset on it.
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