Readme file for HPT371 UDMA/ATA133 Controller BIOS and Device Drivers Copyright (C) 2002 HighPoint Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved. Last updated on Apr 3, 2002 Please review this file for important information about compatibility issues and differences in operation that were discovered after our product manuals were created. In case of conflict among various parts of the documentation set, this file contains the most current information. Note: The latest firmware and product documentation will be available for download at http://www.highpoint-tech.com This file is divided into the following major sections: 1. Software Version 2. Files Listing 3. Revision History 4. BIOS Update 5. Known Problems 1. Software Version ==================== BIOS version: v1.21 Driver version: v1.21 Operating Systems: Windows 98/ME Windows NT 4.0 Windows 2000 Windows XP 2. Files Listing ================= Readme.txt This file BIOS \_ bios371.121 HPT371 controller BIOS Drivers Driver disk |_ win98_me Windows 98/ME driver |_ win_nt Windows NT 4.0 driver |_ win_2k Windows 2000 driver |_ win_xp Windows XP driver |_ disk1 Driver disk label \_ txtsetup.oem Windows NT/2k/XP setup file 3. Revision History ===================== v1.21 04/03/2002 * Fix reading ATA/133 disk error when PCI clock is lower than 33MHz * Fix compatibility problem with Intel IAA driver under Windows ME * Fix compatibility problem for hptpro.sys * Fix 48bit LBA formatting issue v1.2 12/08/2001 * Performance improved v1.0 11/01/2002 * First release 4. BIOS Update =============== HPT371 controller BIOS must be merged into mainboard's BIOS. Please Refer to your mainboard manual or contact the hardware vendor for updating BIOS. 5. Known Problems ================== * Install OS to devices attached to HPT371 controller Before installing OS to devices attached to HPT371 controller, you must remove the drives connected to other controllers from your system temporarily. After OS installation complete, you can put them back.Download Driver Pack
After your driver has been downloaded, follow these simple steps to install it.
Expand the archive file (if the download file is in zip or rar format).
If the expanded file has an .exe extension, double click it and follow the installation instructions.
Otherwise, open Device Manager by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Device Manager.
Find the device and model you want to update in the device list.
Double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
From the Properties dialog box, select the Driver tab.
Click the Update Driver button, then follow the instructions.
Very important: You must reboot your system to ensure that any driver updates have taken effect.
For more help, visit our Driver Support section for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.