Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Corrupted IDE contoller.....PLEASE HELP


12 Mar 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 
Corrupted IDE contoller.....PLEASE HELP

HI there,

I wanted to see if everything was OK in device manger, so I click on it and the first thing that caught my attention was the STORAGE CONTROLLERS tab, it had a yellow exclamation mark similar to this one .
I immediately clicked on the "AWPDQ4RE IDE controller" tab, this was what it read....Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39).

I have no idea what this is, but he Icon looks familiar.

Could anyone tell me what this is and what to do, it will be most appreciated.




Attached Thumbnails
Corrupted IDE contoller.....PLEASE HELP-sptd-screen-shot.png  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

12 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows XP Pro, Back Track 3.1, Server 03, 08
 
 

An IDE Controller is a hard drive. Do you know how many drives you have in the PC? It might be a compatibility issue with the drive itself. The best way to fix this is when you boot the computer up get into the bios and set the IDE controller to compatibility mode. Let me know how it goes.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Mar 2010   #3

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

OK,

I have one external hard drive-free agent go
and an internal

I`m some what of a novice, so could you explain how i could get into the bios.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


13 Mar 2010   #4

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Ok,

i have solved the problem, it was my virtual drive>daemon tools lite. i uninstalled DT lite, and the IDE cant pick the virtual drive up anymore. So what i did was reinstalled DT lite adn the exclamation mark is not more.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Corrupted IDE contoller.....PLEASE HELP




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Corrupted IDE contoller.....PLEASE HELP
Thread Forum
Corrupted Files + Unable to Repair + Corrupted Source Performance & Maintenance
AHCI Serial ATA Contoller Drivers
Please help! - Did my whole OS get corrupted? Network & Sharing
Universal Serial Bus Contoller Drivers
Solved Corrupted CD, getting an error as corrupted or missing files General Discussion
Ethernet contoller Network & Sharing
Step by step for Xbox360 contoller windows 7 (x86). Please Help Hardware & Devices

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:13 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33