Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible host controller for Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit) - ThinkCentre / ThinkStation
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Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller driver
8.96 MB May 2012
Installation instruction for Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller
3 KB May 2012

The system must contain one of the following Intel Chipsets/Processors:

  • 3rd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) Processor Family
  • 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 processor
  • 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 processor
  • 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 vPro(TM) processor
  • 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 processor
  • 2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 vPro(TM) processor
  • Intel(R) 7 Series/C216 Chipset Family (Panther Point PCH)
Supported systems

This package installs the USB3.0 Host Controller driver on the following systems:

  • All ThinkCentre M72e, M82, M92, M92p, M92z systems
  • All ThinkStation E31 systems
  • All ThinkCentre Edge 92 systems
Downloading the package
  1. Click the file link to download the file from the Web page.
  2. When prompted, select a drive and directory in which to save the downloaded file.
Extracting the package

Windows 7

  1. Click Start, then click Start Search.
  2. Type c2usb08us17.exe in the search field, then click Search Everywhere. This will locate the file you just downloaded.
  3. Double-click the c2usb08us17.exe icon. You may see a dialog stating "A program needs your permission to continue". If you see this dialog, click Continue.
  4. Click Next. Read the license agreement.
  5. Click I accept the terms in the license agreement.
  6. Click Next.
  7. Ensure that "Save files in folder" is set to C:\SWTOOLS\DRIVERS\USB3.0\c2usb08us17.
  8. Click Next.
  9. Click Finish.
Installing the package

Windows 7

  1. Close all open applications.
  2. Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, then click Run.
  3. Type C:\SWTOOLS\DRIVERS\USB3.0\c2usb08us17\Setup.exe, then click OK.
  4. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation.

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