XFX 9300 / nForce ethernet controller trouble

  jonargent 20:43 29 Jan 11


I've brought a XFX 9300 motherboard which I have installed into my HTPC case running XP 32bit, but am unable to get the ethernet driver installed. I've installed the nForce package from the support site, but windows is still not finding the drivers, even when I point the search to the folder. Does anyone have any ideas how to sort this?

  jonargent 09:41 30 Jan 11

Bump - anyone?

  northumbria61 10:09 30 Jan 11

Try clicking on the "Installed drivers" or "driver detail" tab (in Device Manager) and getting the location and name of the driver files. Then manually delete. Then reboot and let Windows reinstall the drivers from wherever you choose to get them from.

  jonargent 10:20 30 Jan 11

In hardware manager, its showing as Ethernet controller, with no drivers installed - when I tell it to "search" in the folder where the nVidia program unzipped the drivers it doesn't find anything

  northumbria61 10:24 30 Jan 11

You may find a driver here click here

  northumbria61 10:26 30 Jan 11

Or from Nvidia click here

  northumbria61 10:27 30 Jan 11

Sorry - I may be duplicating what you have already done.

  jonargent 10:29 30 Jan 11

Yeah, i've tried installing the nForce driver from the website twice now, neither time has got it working :(

  northumbria61 10:43 30 Jan 11

You could try another driver download click here

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