Tuesday, August 28, 2007 9:52 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Having same problem. Says "the name is already in use as either a service name or a Hello all, My son has an Acer Aspire 5100 laptop that cannot start due to a problem with a missing Thread Tools Search this Thread 10-16-2009, 02:09 AM #1 Sunday, October 26, 2008 4:41 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote HELP PLEASE.. Anyway, I'll figure something out...Thanks again for all your help. Source
This installs the x64 catalyst driver and control center and netframework 1.1. I am planning to switch to Apple for our next round of computers. Drivers may also be available for free directly from manufacturers' websites. *Charges apply for a license with premium features. Wednesday, April 01, 2009 5:04 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I checked in on my Aunt's laptop a little more last night as I am still worried check it out
Anyone have an idea on how to get it back? sh0e's fix worked but got the drivers from cnet bc explorer couldn't open the one on silicon image's site for some reason.http://download.cnet.com/ATI-4379-Serial-ATA-Controller/3000-18492_4-73409.html. Free Download >> FixMyPC A powerful tool to repair and fine-tune your system! Monday, September 22, 2008 7:55 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote WillCnKC wrote: Windows Update Shows Silicon Image - Other Hardware - ATI 4379 Serial ATA Controller Download size:
Let us know if you do not find the driver you need. Please support our project by allowing our site to show ads. Tuesday, September 04, 2007 1:00 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi, To be honest I think neither Microsoft nor ATI have released a fix for this issue. Friday, June 29, 2007 11:40 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I had the sane problem.
The computer's CD/DVD drive seems to be inoperable as well. All rights are reserved. It isn't on the SI site any more. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/acac600c-d9a4-4c8e-9179-850b2f887839/issues-installing-ati-4379-serial-ata-controller-driver-on-vista-home-premium?forum=itprovistahardware there may be other differences but i've not noticed anything else yet.Thanks again.
Discussion Thread Date ATI 791a (Windows XP Professional) [IDE] 1 reply Apr 5, 2012 ATI ATI SB450 - High Definition Audio Controller (Windows XP Professional) 7 replies Nov 29, 2011 ATI My Laptop has just done exactly what it says... I am no expert but absolutely recommend sh0e's fix. time I wasn't swift enough to fix it while I still had the appropriate Restore Point. [ACER say, "never install one of microsofts patches for non-Microsoft hardware".
SPEED!!!!! http://www.driverguide.com/driver/download/ATI-4379-Serial-ATA-Controller My system was fine until I dowloaded a program called driver detective to see if maybe I could improve the overall performance. The best thing to do is update the ATA device with windows update until it is installed and the ATA device is shown in Device manager as 'ATI Serial ATA controller', A link to the other forum is below.
Can you please help? http://tbapplication.com/ati-4379/ati-4379-serial-ata-controller-driver-download.html ATI 4379 Serial ATA Controller Before you download this driver: Run a free scan for Windows errors Run a free scan Installing or uninstalling software and making changes to your system DOWNLOAD OPTIONS: 1. I have a ACER 5301 WLMi with a AMD Turion (tm) 64x2 Mobile technology TL-52 1.6 GHz processor.
Friday, August 24, 2007 9:43 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote How can I find out which one of these devices my computer has? We have many Acer computer overheating What exactly is an iPod Touch? awesome. have a peek here Installation Manager Success Stats:Reports Issued By 3931/4945 UsersSuccess Reported By 3088/3931 UsersDriver Download Score78/100Driver Installation Score95/100Overall preformance Score88/1003010ThumbsUp168ThumbsDownAti 4379 Serial Ata Controller driver installation manager was reported as very satisfying by
I just found this forum doing a search on this same issue with my aspire 5100 (with vista os). The solution, as others have noted, is to roll back the driver to the earlier one, or to simply allow Vista to reinstall the old one upon restarting the laptop. Thanks!!
No affiliation or endorsement is intended or implied. So far it's been completely error-free on Vista and I've had absolutely zero security problems. Go to http://www.free-av.com/ and click the link for Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic and try it out. my issue with my acer 5100 laptop is the playback of video and audio. never download drivers for non-microsoft products ! Using safe mode and last known good configuration to boot up I am able to get it started; each time I bootup I get the
thanks again! Sebastian. video and audio playback is very choppy and sometimes the music playback has ticks. So bad the laptop would not boot and when it did it was even slower. I reverted to my 800mhz XP Pro laptop and discovered what I was missing. http://tbapplication.com/ati-4379/ati-4379-serial-ata-controller-driver-windows-xp.html The ATI 4379 Serial ATA Controller also supports hard disks of very high storage capacity by cracking the existing interface limitation standards incorporated in most hard disks, thus allowing it to
Does anyone know if it really solves the sound chopping problem? The ATI 4379 Serial ATA Controller also has a distinctive audio solution enabled by an 8-channel surround capacity in all attuned computers. wrote: Here is the fix!!!Go to the Silicon image support website: http://www.siliconimage.com/support/index.aspx?pid=0&cid=0&download the appropriate DRIVER (not bios) for whatever your computer has - SiI3112 for Non-Raid 2 port SATA 150 controllers, Finally the only solution was to set te computer back to factory settings (on startup push
These are used with many systems, including the Gateway MX6445 laptop and others..." SiI 3512 SATALink DriverSilicon Image Device Type: Hard Disk ControllerSupported OS: Win 2003 Server, Win XP Home, Win Sunday, April 08, 2007 11:08 AM Reply | Quote 6 Sign in to vote Here is the fix!!!Go to the Silicon image support website: http://www.siliconimage.com/support/index.aspx?pid=0&cid=0&download the appropriate DRIVER (not bios) for Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Worked like a charm Tuesday, June 19, 2007 1:20 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks a million sh0e......I did exactly how you said to do it
Many of the other 5100s are much different (& without the Vista issues)!!! I let it install itself and it is saying 'ATI 4379 Serial ATA Controller is already in use' or something of that nature, Implying that it can't install because something is Thursday, November 27, 2008 4:56 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I'm having the driver problem also, I tried the suggested fix and it didn't work. I bought Sunday, June 17, 2007 2:24 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi Again, I tried it and it opens up to "Select The Device Driver You
It can only harm your system, beleive me. preferably forever. I also tried the most recent ATI X1100 driver set (including southbridge) from 2009/03/11 and that didn't resolve it. when i restart the computer loops on Bios and restart again...
Select Your Operating System, download zipped files, and then proceed tomanually install them. If your driver isn't working, use the driver having the same OEM with the your laptop/desktop brand name. Startup Repair is unable to fix it automatically and System Restore was also unsuccessful.