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I had a problem earlier tonight with a driver and after

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hi I had a problem earlier tonight with a driver and after it installed I restarted the machine and now it restored to the point before the chap o here did the install
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Michelle replied 2 years ago.
Michelle :

Hi, My name is ***** ***** i will be assisting you

Michelle :

please let me know the operating system installed on your computer

Customer:

win 7 64 bit

Customer:

hello are you there

Michelle :

and which driver did you install that has uninstalled after restart

Customer:

Marvell 91xx config ata device, i did buy one of these support from thsi earlier tonight already for the same error

Michelle :

ok..so as of now the driver is not installed on the computer

Customer:

no

Michelle :

click start..in search box type device manager..open device manager

Customer:

thats already open

Michelle :

do you see any option listed for marvell in the list of drivers

Customer:

its showing with an exclamation mark

Customer:

can you pls answer me a bit qquicker

Michelle :

ok..right click on it and uninstall

Michelle :

then next i will post a link below to download and install the driver

Customer:

done

Customer:

okay

Michelle :

one moment while i post the link

Michelle :

click here

Michelle :

in page that opens click on support tab( need to scroll down the page a bit)

Michelle :

the driver will be listed as Marvell_88SE9128.zip

Customer:

to this page http://www.marvell.com/support/downloads/search.do

Michelle :

click on it to download and install

Customer:

I can't see a link a to a download

Michelle :

ok..let me give you another link

Michelle :

type this link in the address bar of your browser window

Michelle :

http://tinyurl.com/mpd96et

Michelle :

type the above link and press enter

Michelle :

it will download a zip file..double click on it to unzip and install

Customer:

I think that's done

Customer:

can you do this remotely yourself by loggin in to my pc that's what the last chap did

Michelle :

once its downloaded, you need to double click on file to unzip it and then save it to desktop

Customer:

i did thta

Michelle :

then double click on saved file on destop to run it

Michelle :

ok..once the installation is complete does it ask you to restart computer

Customer:

its installing

Michelle :

did it come up with the installation screen

Customer:

yes

Michelle :

ok..please note

Michelle :

in case your computer needs a restart, you can reopen this chat from just answer email by clicking on view answer

Michelle :

open the most recent email you receive from just answer and click on view answer and this chat will reopen

Customer:

its not restarted

Michelle :

did the installation complete

Michelle :

or still installing

Customer:

yes

Michelle :

ok open device manager and check

Michelle :

do you see marvell listed

Customer:

no marvel listed I can see

Michelle :

ok...under which device category have you checked

Michelle :

also let me know if you see any entries with the yellow sign

Customer:

its under unknow devices before so where should i look now

Customer:

i see this

Marvell 91xx SATA 6G Controller

Michelle :

ok

Michelle :

comes under which category

Customer:

storage controllers

Michelle :

and does it have a yellow excalamation or question mark on it

Customer:

no

Michelle :

that means its properly installed now

Customer:

it was completely different drivers than what the last guy installed

Michelle :

yes i understand

Customer:

as I now paid twice to fix the same problem how do I get the last one refunded, do you know

Michelle :

i installed an alternate one

Michelle :

check for functionality if the device works or not

Customer:

how do i check it

Michelle :

the other driver must be fine as well but somehow that got uninstalled which is why i tried an alternate one

Customer:

shall i reboot and see what happens

Michelle :

which marvell product are you using

Customer:

I haven't a clue

Michelle :

no problems

Michelle :

i will figure that out

Michelle :

how did the problem start

Michelle :

were you getting any error

Customer:

windows was reinstalled and that device driver couldn't be found

Michelle :

ok..so was any error popping up

Customer:

not now, shall i reboot to see if okay

Michelle :

yes you can but before that i would suggest to add this page to your favorites \bookmark it

Michelle :

so you can reopen easily

Customer:

done

Michelle :

also in case the favorites page does not open you can simply open just answer most recent email and click on view answer

Customer:

okay

Michelle :

restart and check and let me know

Michelle :

i will be waiting for you

Customer:

back soon

Michelle :

sure

Customer:

all okay

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