You will need
- - Everest
Open the main system menu by pressing the "start" button and open the context menu for "My computer" click right mouse button. Select "Properties" and click on the "Hardware" dialog box. Open the link "device Manager" and expand "Network adapters" by clicking on the "+" symbol next to the selected line. Call the popup menu for the component "Intel Network adapter name" click the right mouse button and select "Properties". Locate the network controller in the list dialog that opens.
Return to the main menu start to use an alternative method of determining the installed network controller and click" control Panel". Open the link to "Network connections" and open the context menu of the "Intel Network adapter name" click the right mouse button. Select "Properties" and locate the desired controller in the list dialog that opens.
Download and install on a computer dedicated application Everest, which allows to determine the manufacturers and models of devices that require extra drivers. The app is paid, but there is a free demo version. Run the installed program and click OK in the opened window offers to buy the full version to continue.
Open the link "Devices" in the left pane of the main application window and Everest, expand the "Windows Device". Go to IDE ATA/Atapi controllers and find the network controller in the list on the right side of the program window.Please note that the program determines the hardware ID Ven and Dev in automatic mode. Thus, it will be defined and the network controller.
Advice 2: How to determine the type of controller
The controller is one of the most important components in all technical and electrical devices, as it is responsible for the management, and without it, respectively, it will not work. Also very important is the role it plays in flash devices, but, unfortunately, sometimes failure is the cause of the malfunction of the entire stick.
You will need
- Personal computer, USB flash drive
For fix USB flash device is of great importance to define the type of controller. To perform this task, it is convenient to use special programs which are freely available on the Internet. First, in order to determine the type of controller, you must enter the link http://www.flashboot.ru/Files-file-44.html. Then download a special program CheckUDisk 5.3, which is written on this page. Install the program. In General we can say that the installation will take less than a minute. Open the download file and run the exe file.
When you do, you will see a small window in which you have to put a tick next to "All USB Device". If the computer you inserted a USB flash device, then in the window "Connected UDisc" displays list of working devices where you have to choose your flash drive and click on it with the left mouse button.
Now the list that is displayed in the lower window you can see the name of the flash drive and other information, but special attention should be paid to indicators of VID&PID, which are directly related to the controller, as, respectively, and define its type. When you search for drivers for flash drives or other tasks, the data VID&PID are very very important.
To execute a function to determine the type of controller you can use other programs, for example, UsbIDCheck, ChipGenius, USBDeview, or. But there is no difference, as they are very similar to each other. As you can see, to determine the type of controller in the USB flash device is not difficult, but it will help solve a lot of problems. The main thing is just to follow a certain algorithm of actions.