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Gateway FX 400S Will not install Ethernet or SM Bus Control

Hi, I recently got a new hard drive and installed windows. When it starts installing the drivers for the found new hardware everything installed except for the ethernet and sm bus controller. I've went to gateway, put in my model and serial number and downloaded the drivers for both but still no luck after installing.

Like always Thank You in advance because I know you;ll solve my problem.

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Download freeware program like cpuid, this will determine the actual parts manufacturer for the motherboard, then download drivers from that companies site instead of from gateway.

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