Published On: March 19th, 2015

Intel USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver
Drivers and software for Intel USB 3.0 controlers

Changes are in bold.

  • Abort the installation if OS is not Windows 7 or Server 2008 R2
    • Intel only provides USB 3.0 drivers for Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2
  • Abort the installation if the Microsoft Driver Package Installer is running
  • Choose the driver repository based on the USB controller model
    • 7 Series – C216 Chipset Family – version
    • 8, 9 Series – C220, C610 Chipset Family – version
  • Install all drivers, even if some of the matching hardware is not found
    • Suppress the addition of entries to Programs and Features in the Control Panel
  • Pause for 45 seconds while the NIC and port reconnect, in case we are using a USB NIC
  • Display a summary of driver installations and failures, only in interactive mode
Command line arguments
<none> - Minimally interactive install
/u - Unattended install
/s - Silent install
Exit codes
210 - Unable to create the extraction directory
220 - Extraction error: Fatal error
221 - Extraction error: Command line error
222 - Extraction error: Not enough memory for operation
223 - Extraction error: User stopped the process
224 - Extraction error: Unknown error
Common exit codes

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