If the Intel® Chipset Device Software has not been successfully installed, you can see an error on the SMBus Controller in Device Manager.
To resolve this issue, download and install the latest chipset device software for your desktop board.
Always install drivers in the order displayed. The most critical step in the installation order is to install the Intel® Chipset Device Software before all other drivers.
- Fresh operating system installation
- Latest service pack for the operating system
- Intel® Chipset Device Software (INF)
- All other device drivers
This applies to: