Manufacturer: Microsoft Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 356 kb
Operating System: Windows 98/NT4/ME/2000/XP/2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.2180 / July, 2001
The BIOS-driver for Microsoft System Management is a driver that is embedded on the Windows XP SP2 Feature Pack 2007. This driver installer component provides the BIOS-driver installer for Microsoft System Management in a file known as smbinst.exe. This component does not have any services that are associated with it. It does not have any components associated with it as well. The settings for the BIOS-driver for Microsoft System Management are not configurable. The driver version is 5.1.2600.2180 and it happens to be the latest driver for this component. This driver enables the BIOS-driver for Microsoft System Management to operate well and utilize its functions to the maximum. It also enables the easy and better use of its functions without any problem. The outdated drivers associated with this component may cause conflicts with the operations of the system and may cause a system crash.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The BIOS-driver for Microsoft System Management should therefore, be frequently updated at least in every month or earlier. The choice of the driver should be the correct one for the specific functions intended. When installing the driver, whether updating it or installing a fresh copy, there must be a backup copy created in order to make the system operable if there may be any problems with the driver being installed. The backup is reinstalled after the faulty driver is uninstalled or a complete format of the machine is conducted if the problem caused by the default driver has a massive impact. When this driver has been downloaded, it will be in the form of a zip folder. This folder is unzipped and then installed in the system whereby prompts from an installation wizard are followed. This is much in the same way as one would install other drivers and software. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and BIOS-driver for Microsoft System Management errors before installing any driver updates.