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AMD USB Filter Driver for Windows 8.1 (32-bit, 64-bit), 8 (32-bit, 64-bit) - ThinkPad Edge E135 and X131e

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AMD USB Filter Driver

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Windows 8 (32-bit)
Windows 8 (64-bit)
Windows 8.1 (32-bit)
Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
2.0.10.262
10/2/2012
README for AMD USB Filter Driver

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Windows 8 (32-bit)
Windows 8 (64-bit)
Windows 8.1 (32-bit)
Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
2.0.10.262
10/2/2012

This package installs the software (AMD USB 3.0 hub and host controller driver) to enable the following device.

Device name Device name in the Device Manager
AMD USB Filter N/A (One of USB device in Universal Serial Bus controllers)

Note:
This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.

Contents
Supported ThinkPad Systems
Supported Operating Systems
Summary of Changes
Installation Instructions
Uninstallation Instructions
Determining which Version is Installed

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • ThinkPad X131e
  • ThinkPad Edge E135
Supported Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 (32-bit, 64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 8 (32-bit, 64-bit)
Summary of Changes

Where:

  • < > Package version number
  • [Important] Important update
  • (New) New function or enhancement
  • (Fix) Correction to existing function

Version 2.0.10.262

  • (New) Added support for Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • (New) Initial release for ThinkPad X131e,Edge E135.
Installation Instructions

Notes:

  • If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to update the software. To determine if you should update the software, refer to the Determining which Version is Installed section.
  • Installing this software might notify the user that an older version of the driver is about to be installed. Proceed with installation anyway. Thus, user interaction will now be required during unattended installation.
Manual Install

This section assumes to use Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer.

Download and unpack the package should be done under a Windows OS. Installation requires a USB Floppy Disk drive and a floppy disk.

[Downloading file]

  1. Click once on the underlined file name. Once this is done, some pop-up windows will appear.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  3. In the window to choose Run or Save, click Save.
  4. Choose the folder you would like to download the file to and click Save. A different window will appear and the download will begin and complete. Once the download has completed, there may or may not be a message stating that the download completed successfully.

[Extracting file]

  1. Make sure to be logged on with an administrator account.
  2. Locate the folder where the file was downloaded.
  3. Locate the file that was downloaded and double-click it.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  5. In the "Select Destination Locatio" window, click Next. If you would like to select a different folder, click Browse.
  6. In the "Ready to Install" window, click Install. All the necessary files will be extracted to the folder selected in the step 11.

[Installing files]

  1. Make sure the checkbox next to "Install ..... now" is checked and click Finish.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete installation and restart the computer

Finally delete the file saved in step 4.

Silent Install

This is for system administrators' use only.

  1. Refer to the "Manual Install" section, and download and extract the file.
  2. In the step 11 of the Installing files section, uncheck the checkbox next to "Install ..... now", and then click Finish to cancel installation.
  3. At the command line, execute setup.exe with the -install option.
    Example: [Path where the files were extracted]\setup.exe -install
Uninstallation Instructions
  1. Hold down the Windows logo key and press X to open a menu at the lower-left
    area of the screen.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Select 'AMD Catalyst Install Manager' and select 'Uninstall Manager'.
  4. Select 'Custom' and check 'AMD USB Filter Driver'.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen for driver uninstallation.
Determining which Version is Installed
  1. Start windows.
  2. Press win+X.
  3. At the left pane, click Device Manager.
  4. Double-click the Universal Serial Bus controllers category.
  5. Double-click one of USB device, such as Standard Enhanced PCI to USB Host Controller.
  6. Click the Driver tab.
  7. Click the Driver Details.
  8. Check Driver Version of C:\Windows\system32\DRIVERS\usbfilter.sys.