Category: System and Controllers
Manufacturer: HighPoint technologies
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 41.39 MB
Operating System: Windows Me/XP/98/2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.342.0.0 / 03 Mar 2009
HighPoint HPT3xx ATA RAID controller is among the many raid controllers produced by highpoint technologies. Raid controllers are devices used for the management of physical drives within a system and then presenting these drives to the computer in the form of logical units. Users are always advised to ensure that they are using the latest version of the device driver to avoid creating any conflict within the device so that it can function at optimal level. If one uses an outdated version of the device driver can create problems within the computer and lead to the scsi adapter to malfunction. To ensure that they are using the latest version of the driver, users should constantly update the device driver; at least on a monthly basis or even more often if possible. One should ensure that they have chosen the right version of the driver for use and have a windows backup each time they reinstall the driver.
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
Installing the driver for HighPoint HPT3xx ATA RAID controller is a straightforward process. The first step is to download the file from a reliable site, set it on the computer and then unzip it. The next step will be to connect it to the computer, after which the user should locate the icon for my computer and right click on it then click on the button for properties. The next step is to go to the hardware tab and click on the button for device manager. The scsiadapter category will be displayed and the user should double clicj on it then press the button for reinstalling the driver. The next step is to find the specific location and select install then check include the location and click on the button for browse. This will select the driver and the user should then click on the button for next and follow the prompts till finish to finalize the installation. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HighPoint HPT3xx ATA RAID Controller errors before installing any driver updates.