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SMBus Drivers not installed, DMA Controller and an unknown device.HELP :)

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As the thread title states. In my device manager its showing ATI SmBus has no drivers installed, also the same for the Direct Memory Access Controller. Also an unknown PCI device is showing for PCI slot 1. Help me sort this please as I have no experience with this sort of thing :)
 

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As the thread title states. In my device manager its showing ATI SmBus has no drivers installed, also the same for the Direct Memory Access Controller. Also an unknown PCI device is showing for PCI slot 1. Help me sort this please as I have no experience with this sort of thing :)
You've got crucial drivers missing most probably chipset drivers.

Abit A-S78H requires the following:

Marvell Gigabit Lan driver
ftp://ftp.abitshop.com/pub/driver2/marvell_lan/v105133.zip

AMD-7 Series Chipset Drivers
http://download.amd.com/Desktop/RAIDXpert2.4.1540.11.exe

ATI Catalyst™ 8.9 Display Driver for Windows Vista
http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx?p=vista32/common-vista32
 
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It's best to ask the motherboard manufacture. They will tell you what you need to do. Have you tried inserting the CD that came with the motherboard into the cd drive? They have a tendency of installing drivers like that just by inserting them (usually the 1st time you run your OS).

Here is another idea if for any reason they don't install:
Find the setup.exe file (or whatever is called) for your chipset drivers. Usually your SMBus drivers, etc may have their own directory so check 1st. Find the install file (usually setup.exe) then right click on it. Choose the option "run as" then choose Administrator. See if that helps...
 
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I dont have SMBus installed either on my p5k epu in vista 64, doesn't seem to affect anything.