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Windows 7: USB - Wireless Problem?? Must read

21 Dec 2009   #1

7 Ultimate x64 RTM 7600.16385
USB - Wireless Problem?? Must read

Well I decided to start this new thread with a hotfix hoping this could help all the peolpel suffering from wireless problems and usb problems. Copy+paste from another thread of mine:

Well after reading a few post over the internet, I've found a hotfix, which for about 20 minutes has give me no slow down or dropping my internet connection. Seems to be the "cure" for all this issues related to wireless LAN and USb problems on HP mobos with Nvidia Chipset, Hope this could help anybody else.

HP has submitted a software update (SoftPaq SP44620) to HP Customer Care containing Microsoft's QFE KB976972 update to resolve USB issues on certain HP consumer desktop systems:

1) System is running Windows 7
2) System has an nVidia chipset
3) System has 4GB of RAM or more

Microsoft Host Controller Driver Update

Version: 6.1.7600.16445

Description: Microsoft Host Controller driver update resolves an issue with
the system not responding or behaving abnormally when a USB device is

Purpose: Critical

Category: Operating System - Enhancement and QFEs

Operating System:
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)

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- Resolves an issue with the system not responding or behaving abnormally
when a USB device is connected.

- You must be logged on as an administrator to install this update.
- You must have a Microsoft Windows 7 operating system.
- You must have a system with an nVidia chipset.

Installation Instructions:
1. Click the Download Only button.
2. At the File Download screen, click the Save button.
3. At the Save As screen, save the file to your Desktop.
4. If a message appears stating that the file already exists, click YES to
overwrite file.
5. Double-click the icon for the update downloaded to your desktop, and then
click NEXT.
6. Follow on-screen instructions.
7. If prompted to restart the system upon completion of the update, click
YES and allow system to restart.

You encounter problems when you move data over USB from a Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer that has an NVIDIA USB EHCI chipset and at least 4GB of RAM

could somebody put it as sticky?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Dec 2009   #2

7 Ultimate x64 RTM 7600.16385

BUMP, can somebody put this as sticky
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