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Pci simple communications controller

How can i obtain the driver for the pci communications controller as i/m did not see it on the website this drive as it is the only question mark in my device manager

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  • owmpc tech Apr 09, 2008

    please assist pci simple communications controller need device driver

  • diegoplacido Dec 25, 2008

    i´ve try toinstall windows xp and appears pci simple bla bla bla and ihave odenconecction no adsl soi can´t do any

  • Anonymous Jan 16, 2009

    pci communication controller not working

  • Anonymous Jan 28, 2009

    can u gv me the pci driver installer to me

  • nay nay 37 Apr 11, 2009

    I can not find the pci coummacation driver it has a code 28

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2009

    pci simple communications controller is yellow with exlamation point, how can i solve this problem. my mother board is intel desktop board D845EBG2 PLEASE HELP ME IF SOMEONE KNOWS HOW TO SOLVE IT. THANKS



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It's there but you did not vote.........

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    Mike Peluso Apr 09, 2008

    Update windows & pick custom & not express update. This will allow windows to scan for missing drivers/hardware. Update software for you're hardware. Once all hard ware is updated re-start the PC. Did you run the 4-in-one software? You might have missed installing the device or installed a device software that is not turned on in your bios but you are not using it.

    Check you're device manager for missing/needed controllers/drivers. ( After Windows updates are completed).

    Chances are the PCI communication device is the CNR slot on you're board also known as a PCI simple controller. Everything integrated into your board will be called a PCI device & if it's called a PCI communication controller (controller / driver, same thing), it will have to do with communication. The CNR built in to you're board is a PCI communication device. The modem driver. If you're not going to use this than disable it in the bios. Go through pages 27-30 & check you're bios settings. Or it can be the Power Management/APM is turned on in bios. Once you update windows this will show up with-out the yellow !/? point.

    It all seem tougher than it is. You can narrow it down by checking the bios & what is turned on & matching this to you're device manager. It will take some time. (I know all too well) but it's worth the time.


    Mike & thank you too!


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