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: Drives will not connect to USB3 host controller

16 Jul 2015   #11

Windows XP SP2 (upgrading to W7)

Yes I am testing with two USB 3.0 hard disk drives, both with certified USB 3.0 cables.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Drives will not connect to USB3 host controller

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
How to replace Intel USB3.0 controller?
Hi. It is well recorded across various forums (including Saitek's own) that Saitek gaming hardware (eg X52) has a big issue (leading to BSODs) with Intel USB 3.0. Another here: Saitek X52 Pro on USB3.0 (Intel Z97 chipset) For almost two years I disabled USB3.0 on my PC so as to be able to...
Hardware & Devices
Are USB3 controller cards and/or add-ons a probelm?
I wasn't sure how to title this. I ran into a problem installing the USB3 drivers when I swapped MB's with the same chipset (AMD 970). All the other devices were handled Ok, along with loading drivers for new devices, but the on board USB3 ports. Long story short, there were registry entries...
Updating USB3 controller driver
I tried to update my USB3 controller to the latest level of driver, using the update from the ASUS site for my motherboard (as recommended by the supplier of my PC). The install was an Intel program, which left me without a driver for my mouse/keyboard, requiring a System Restore... Is it a good...
USB3.0 Hard Drives Keep Self Ejecting
Hey guys. I am having the weirdest problem. I tried "Googling" for solutions to no avail. Even searched this forum. My USB3.0 Hard Drives keep self ejecting. Now let me elaborate on my problem. I own 2 USB3.0 external drives, one is an Apacer 500gb drive the other is a WD elements 2tb...
Hardware & Devices
USB3 Drives don't work
I put in a SSD drive and now my two USB3 drives don’t work. I hook up the 2 USB3 drives and installed the drivers and one work for a little while but the other wouldn’t work at all. With the other hard drive I had in before that my Windows 7 was on both USB3 drives work just find. I called up...
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 18:14.
Twitter Facebook Google+