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: Need a Intel SD Host Controller to get my Windows 7 Installer to work.

01 Aug 2019   #1
Grayinator

Windows 7 Professional x64/Windows 10 Home x64
 
 
Need a Intel SD Host Controller to get my Windows 7 Installer to work.

Hi. So recently I got a HP Stream, but it is really slow with Windows 10 installed, so I wanted to downgrade to Windows 7. First I tried formatting the drive, and booted off my Windows 7 USB to find that it would not find my device. Fast forward two weeks later and I figured a way to get it working, or so I thought. What I needed to do was install a lighter version of Windows 10 (Windows 10 LTSC 2019), Install the Wi-Fi Driver, and install Windows 7 using the setup.exe installer. It says I need a Intel SD Host Controller driver to get it to work. All I found was A) Random virus download links that give you their own scareware, Reimage, or PC Optimizer Pro, and B), a russian download site that only had languages in Eastern European countries and it also asked for my phone number. The model of my laptop is the HP Stream 13-c110ca (Energy Star) and the link to its support page is Access Denied. Help would be greatly appreciated.




Attached Thumbnails
Need a Intel SD Host Controller to get my Windows 7 Installer to work.-img_0379.jpg  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
01 Aug 2019   #2
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Intel-emmc7x64.zip

Braswell_EMMC_driverx86-x64.zip


Alternatively:



Allegedly it is possible to :
Quote:
upgrading this laptop's SSD is not actually that difficult- it does however mean that you give up your internal WiFi card. My current setup includes a 250GB SSD and an external WiFi card. ... Make sure that you order an *PCIe* mini half-width or full-width (buy or make an extension bracket) and you have the current BIOS (HP sometimes whitelists cards).
Be forewarned- Not all mSATA cards will play nice with this slot. I personally recommend the Samsung PM830 128GB SSD HDD Mini PCIe from Amazon for only $40. Word of wisdom, you may have to reconnect the battery for Windows to recognize it.

Kevin Fessler

HP Stream 13 Disassembly for Upgrading the PCIe mini SSD - iFixit Repair Guide


My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Need a Intel SD Host Controller to get my Windows 7 Installer to work.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller (error 10)
The device cannot start. Error 10. I have installed the drivers various times and the controller will not work. I have an MSI Z77 GD55 It is a brand new build and it will not pick up the USB 3 controller. Everything else is fine.
Drivers
"Intel 82865G Graphics Controller" doesn't work ??
I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate (Build 7000) on an lenovo pc (Intel Pentium 4 - 2.8GHz, 2.00 GB RAM). my pc's actual graphics card is "Intel 82865G Graphics Controller" but windows 7 loads it as "standard VGA graphics card" which gives me a very very bad video quality but computer works great....
Graphic Cards
Unable to install Windows 7 [Intel SD Host Controller] driver needed?
Hello friends, I'm having problems trying to install Windows 7, hopefully you guys can help. I own an HP Stream 13 like this one here: Amazon.com: HP Stream 13.3-Inch Laptop (Intel Celeron, 2 GB RAM, 32 GB SSD, Cobalt Blue) with Office 365 Personal for One Year: Computers & Accessories It...
Installation & Setup
Intel USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Code 10. Please Help
Dell Inspiron 14 3421 Intel i3 processor 4GB RAM I had upgraded my laptop from Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit to Windows 10 Pro 64 bit. All the USB ports worked fine for a few days. Then suddenly, the laptop went off while playing the game Thief. (This usually happens when the laptop heats up too...
Hardware & Devices
Intel USB 3.0 extensible host controller preventing PC from sleeping
Hi everyone! I've been experiencing some sporadic problems where my PC will not go into sleep mode. I ran powercfg lastwake in command prompt and it came up with Intel (R) USB 3.0 extensible Host Controller. I then tried going to device manager to try and un-check the "Allow this device to wake...
Performance & Maintenance


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 20:11.
Twitter Facebook