Question about Gigabyte GA-945P-S3 Motherboard
There are three revisions for this board. Please click on this link for the correct version number.
Create a folder on you're desktop & name it Chipset. Listed on the right side of the above page is Drivers. Click on the word Drivers. Next, under Chipset click "Download from". Pick a site to download from & save the download file into the folder you created on you're desktop. The file is compressed. Open the chipset folder & double left click the .exe file. Extract to within the LAN folder. Once finished. Open device manager. Find the yellow ! point for you're LAN controller/driver. Right click on the yellow ! point once & left click update driver. Windows hardware wizard will open. Click No, not at this time. Than click the next button. Another window will open. Left click once in the circle next to, Install from a list or specific location (Advanced). Than click the next button. Again, another window will open. We want to remove the green check mark next to, Search removable media (floppy, CD-ROM...). Click the green check mark once & it will go away. Click the Browse button. . Another window will open. (Browse For Folder). Click the + sign next to My Computer. Find the folder chipset on you're desktop. Open it.
Open the folder, INFUpdate & run the .exe file.
This will re-install the updated chipset drivers for you're Gigabyte board. Make sure you restart before testing you're internet connection. If the update fails to remove the yellow ! point in device manager you're onboard LAN controller may be defective.
It is suggested you call Gigabyte if you're board is still warranted. If it is not warranted buy & add a PCI network card.
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Posted on May 27, 2008
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if your modem has an ethernet connection the drivers should be on the disk provided by the internet provider
control panel admistrive tools,computer management,device manager scroll down network adapters +expand Ethernet driver right click update driver,disable,uninstall or select properties general you can trobleshoot or driver to update,rollback or uninstall
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