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Error - Base System Device Doesn't Have A Driver


Upon installing windows 7, there is a error icon on the computer in the devices & printers list. We've found that the troubleshooter indicates that we have two missing drivers, but we no way of knowing what driver we should install to fix this. Below are the details from the troubleshooter report, can you help me fix this issue?

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Base System Device Doesn't Have A Driver

I have just installed windows 7 on a dell vostro 1500 notebook. In control pane, l devices, i get two errors "base system device doesn't have a driver" there is no driver installed for base system device. Not fixed  apply solution for driver problem completed install a driver for this device not run. The trouble shooter gives me two messages:

The first is :
There is no driver installed for base system device.
Device information
Name: base system device
Id: pciven_1180&dev_0592&subsys_02281028&rev_124&1f967ee5&0&0bf0
Error code: 28

The second is:there is no driver installed for base system device.
Device information
Name: base system device
Id: pciven_1180&dev_0843&subsys_02281028&rev_124&1f967ee5&0&0af0
Error code: 28

I am unable to locate a driver via web search - how do i tell what the device(s) are? And where do i find a driver?


Posted On: 2009-12-05 . View Related Posts . . View 9 Replies .

Driver For Base System Device Is Not Installed Or Missing Code 28

I have just recently re-installed window 7, unfortunately i could not communicate anymore through yahoo messenger due the driver of base system device is missing "code 28".could you please advise me what to do with this?

Posted On: 2010-01-19 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Dell Vostro 1015 Base System Device Driver Not Found

My notebook is dell vostro 1015 and windows seven ultimate but one driver at device manager is not found base system device . My notebook is dell vostro 1015 and windows seven ultimate but one driver at device manager is not found . Base system device.

Posted On: 2010-06-19 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Base System Device

Since the install of windows 7, skype has been playing up, i've reinstalled and reinstalled, i can close the application but it still runs in task manager, often when receiving calls, i can't answer and when i tried to use video conference on windows live the application stopped responding once i tried to start or receive a call.

I run windows devices and it said my dell -studio 1555 had troubleshoot issues, i tried fixing them as it said my base system device needed a update but it couldn't find one and couldn't find a online solution.


Posted On: 2010-01-10 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Apple Mobile Device Driver Issue With Mtp Device Driver

How do i get windows 7 to accept the 'apple mobile device driver' instead of the 'mtp device driver'? It is driving me nuts! Frequent itunes sync issues occurring. Suggestion is that windows is treating as a camera instead of ipod which makes sense given it asks me if i want to import pictures each time i connect the ipod. I need to get it to update driver from mtp to apple mobile but cannot get it to do it as it keeps saying no compatible driver in the file.

Posted On: 2009-12-08 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Error - You Need A Wia Driver To Use This Device

Xps m1530 webcam won't work, receive error "you need a wia driver to use this device. " In windows 7

*Original title - xps m1530 webcam issues*problem:webcams just dont work on this computer anymore. The internal webcam stopped working, then i tried an external, and it didnt work, and i just bought a new external webcam which is windows 7 compatible and still no luck.

Background: bought my xps m1530 with vista 32-bit almost 2 years ago and upgraded to windows 7 64-bit when it came out. My internal webcam has not worked since. When i look at the hardware details, it says everything is working ok, both for internal and external webcams, but the video just doesn't show. The microphone on the laptop works, and i think the microphone for the external webcam works so i think the products do work. I feel its a driver issue, but i have installed so many drivers and applications and nothing seems to work.

I don't see anyone else with this problem online. When i go to the control panel and look at my hardware, and double click on the internal webcam, i get this message ""you need a wia driver to use this device. Please install it from the installation cd or manufacturer's website and try again"". I just went to dell's website and reinstalled some drivers and some more, but still have the issue. Any idea what this wia driver is? I googled it, but cant find anything specific to my product.

I have contacted both dell and hp (external webcam), and dell points their fingers and hp and also says warranty void for changing os, and hp says its computers fault (and i do think it is computers fault), but none of them are really helping me solve the problem. Can anyone help me? Is there a way to run a diagnostic on the computer ?


Posted On: 2010-06-10 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Error - You Need Wia Driver To Use Device

Error "you need a wia driver to use this device" when trying to open canon dr5010c. Get a windows image acquisition driver to work with a canon dr5010c attached by usb port i have already downloaded twain & sisi drivers and still get error message "you need a wia driver to use this device" when i try to open canon dr5010c from the printers & devices. I am searching for a driver interface fix.

Posted On: 2010-07-20 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Media Player Error - Your Device Is Using An Outdated Driver

Windows media player sound driver problem:your device is using an outdated driver that is no longer supported by windows media player. I have windows 7, office 2010. Audio realtek semiconductor corp. Driver date 5/23/2009 driver version 6. 0. 1. 5859

Posted On: 2010-06-19 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Error - Windows Cannot Load Device Driver Code 31

Error "windows cannot load device driver code 31" with realtech lan port and pantech um175 usb. Just built a new deluxe windows 7 system two weeks ago. I loaded windows perfectly on may 5 . I also did a hardware disk driver update and everything worked great. Automatic security updates took place one week later on 05/12/10 and my realtech rtl8111dl lan port and my pantech um175 usb broadband model stopped working. Both say the driver is not installed or working.

I tried re-installing both multiple times without success. Occasionly the device manager will say invalid parameters. I can usually correct this type of thing but i can't get any internet connection device to function well enough to get connected for analysis or updates.

I have downloaded the latest drivers on another computer and tried them unsuccessfully. Each time i try to reinstall, the device gets one number higher. I am up to #5 behind the realtech lan controller name. I am out of ideas. Can you help. Thank you in advance!(Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit, biostar th55b-hd, i5-650 cpu, 4 gb ocz memory)

Pciven_10ec&dev_8168&subsys_23091565&rev_03
Pciven_10ec&dev_8168&subsys_23091565
Pciven_10ec&dev_8168&cc_020000
Pciven_10ec&dev_8168&cc_0200


Posted On: 2010-05-24 . View Related Posts . . View 10 Replies .

Error - Mtp Usb Device Has A Driver Problem

Receive error "mtp usb device has a driver problem" with new camera. Can someone please help me or do i need to get a new camera? Keep getting mtp usb device has a driver problem. How do i fix this or can i fix this?

Posted On: 2010-06-05 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Error - Your Device Is Using Outdated Driver That Is No Longer Supported

Whenever i open windows media player, an error which says "your device is using an outdated driver that is no longer supported by windows media player. " Comes up. Can somebody help me solve this problem?

Posted On: 2010-07-07 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Error - Device Driver Software Was Not Successfully Installed

Error device driver software was not successfully installed. This device cannot start (code 10) for cddvd drive. I am running windows 7 on a hp pavilion a1600n and sometime over the last month the dvd/cd drive stopped recognizing dvd and cds. It is opening and closing and spinning the disk when i put them in the drive, just not recognizing anything beyond that.

The device status reads this device cannot start (code10). From what i could find online code 10 was a hardware general purpose error. I have tried switching out for another dvd/cd drive and even switched out the cable inside to see if that was the error, it was not.

When i plugged the second dvd/cd drive in it tried to locate the drivers online and and informed me that device driver software was not successfully installed. I have been trying to find some sort of solution online to no avail.


Posted On: 2010-06-29 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

Error Code - 32 Driver Service For This Device Has Been Disabled

Error code 32 - a driver (service) for this device has been disabled. An alternate driver maybe providing the functionality.

Device type dvd/cd rom drives
Manufacture (standard cd rom drive)
Location bus number 1, target 1d 1. Lun 0
My computer keeps saying everything is up to date and working fine.


Posted On: 2010-05-06 . View Related Posts . . View 9 Replies .

Unable To Load Device Driver Error Code 39

Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39) this applies to the generic disk drives not the dvd drivei am running windows vista service pack 2. For reasons unknown to me i got the error code 39 on my dvd drive and my generic disk drives after a reboot. I uninstalled the software i had just installed. Didn't change a thing. Anyway, i was able to go into the the registry and delete the upper and lower device filters for the cdrom and now have my dvd drive back. I tried running system restore and it won't work.

It completes ok. But says it encountered an error so could not restore the system (this is regardless of what date i chose to restore to). This is the second time this error 39 has happened to me and a system restore fixed it the first time. My hard drive is listed in with the drives with the error 39, but doesn't have the same error, although it uses the same drivers.

I know this is an issue with the registry. But i am leary about deleting the limits filtering for the generic drives for fear of losing my hard drive. Now, my question is: if i remove the upper and lower filters for the disk drives and reboot, am i going to hose my hard drive?


Posted On: 2010-05-26 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Device Driver For Hard Drive Upgrade Error On Hp S3620f

Trying to upgrade from windows vista 64bit to windows 7  64bit getting error need an update device driver for my hard drive, spent almost two hours with tech support case 1117693442 and the said go back to mfg for driver update. Model hp s3620f  and i have latest driver segate hd.

Posted On: 2009-11-21 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Media Player Error Message - Your Device Is Using Outdated Driver

Windows media player error message: your device is using an outdated driver. That is no longer supported by windows media player. Checked web help: windows media error: you have encountered an error message while using windows media player. Additional information is not currently available for this error. Has any one encountered this problem and an answer? 

Posted On: 2009-12-18 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

Error - A Required Cd/dvd Drive Device Driver Is Missing

Windows 7 upgrade ultimate 64bit from windows vista home premium 64bit - error with "a required cd/dvd drive device driver is missing. I can see many posts for this problem, but the different solutions all confuse me. I am not a pc techie. I was trying to run windows 7 64bit ultimate upgrade from windows vista 64bit home premium on my pc. Before i ran windows 7 upgrade using the 64bit disk i bought from a retailer in sheffield england, i checked on the microsoft website and downloaded windows upgrade advisor.

This reported a number of minor issues, which i dealt with. It did not report any issue with my motherboard or cd/dvd device. I also downloaded easy transfer, but as i had recently rebuilt my pc i did not have many files to copy over so i have not yet used it. I have now rolled back the install, after getting very frustrated trying to obtain the "driver"some of the postings on the web suggest:buying an external usb cd/dvd device. I might do this and try again getting an update for ite it8211 ata/atapi controller driver - whatever that means usb install option involving ripping the disk into a iso image and then making a bootable usb stick.

Why on earth do i need to do this? Surely using a usb external dvd/cd device and putting into that the windows 7 upgrade disk will do the same job?More important what is an iso image? How do i create it? Why should i have to do this?This software has cost me gbp180. 00 when i bought it from currys retail store sheffield uk w/c jun 21st 2010, and i cannot get it to work. It is not at all satisfactory! I deliberately waited till now before buying to make sure a all the bugs were ironed out!

Obviously they are not!My pc was bought new from mesh in may 2009 and the build detail is:mesh desktop pc model xgs pii 955amd phenom ii x4 955 black quad core processor am3 3. 20ghz, 8mb cache ddr2/3asus m4a78-e mainboard amd 790gx hybrid crossfirex - am2+ phenom ii, ddr2- atx8192mb 800mhz dual channel ddr2 sdram2 x 750gb serial ata2 hard drive with 3mb buffer (1. 5tb) raid 0 configuration (stripe)samsung 22x dual layer dvd writer super format +r/-r/rw/ram this shows in device hardware as tsstcorp cddvdw sh-s223b scsi cdrom device.

The driver is located in c:windowssystem32driverscdrom.sys1gb ati hd4890 graphics accelerator hd 3300 gpu - hybrid crossfire xpcie gigabit lan controller featuring ai net 2 - asus m4a78 proi will also try to call microsoft support on 0844 800 2400 using access code 1233 when prompted. However, i wonder if anyone else who has had the same problem with a similar machine can advise how they sorted out the issue.


Posted On: 2010-06-25 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Error - Windows Needs Driver For Device [primary Ide Channel]

Upgrading to win 7 32-bit from xp sp2 on dell desktop, when trying to custom install of windows 7 32-bit to upgrade from xp, i get an error message at any partition of: "windows needs the driver for device [primary ide channel]" i don't understand what it is looking for or where i would find the proper driver. Should this be on my xp discs that came with the computer? Also, i get an error every time i try to run the compatibility advisor.

Posted On: 2009-11-04 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Dvd Device Driver Blocked - Unable To Use Device Code 48

I get a code 48 message. I have an intel d945psn board that has run w2000 on a eide hard drive. I upgraded to windows 7 with a new sata hard drive clean install, but transferred files with pc mover. Now my dvd burner(s) don't work citing the infamous code 48 and saying that the software for this device has been blocked from starting because it is known to have problems with windows.

Aren't cd/dvd device drivers pretty standard, and included with the bios?  How do i deal with that problem. I have tried to update drivers through "driver access", but the problem persists. The device doesn't even show up in windows explorer or my computer, but can be seen in device manager and on the cmos menu. The same is true of my second, identical sata hard drive. It appears that some of my important system drivers have been blocked.


Posted On: 2010-03-01 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Dell Printer Error - Wsd Print Device Doesn't Have A Driver

I am trying to set up a dell v505 printer to a dell studio laptop running windows 7. I followed a knowledge base article indicating i should uninstall my dell driver and install using windows vista sp2 compatibility mode, which i have done. After doing this, i am getting the error 'wsd print device doesn't have a driver' i am unsure if this is a windows issue or dell issue so searching for answers from both. This printer connected easily to desktop running vista when set up wirelessly.

Posted On: 2010-01-03 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Device Driver Not Installed For Unknown Device

After upgrading my various computers to windows 7 home premium, i am now getting the small yellow triangle icon on the computer icon in the devices and printer screen. After running the troubleshooter from the context menu the result indicates there is no device driver for an unknown device. Also in device manager under other devices there is an unknown device with no driver. How can i resolve this issue when i don't know what the device is?

Posted On: 2010-03-16 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Error - "driver Is Missing" In Device Manager For Hp Printer

Original title: driver error message on device and drivers page for hp 309a multi function printer, i keep getting an alert message on my device manager showing an error for my multi function hp 309a printer. I have reinstalled the hp solutions software, and the software when downloading recognizes the pc is running windows 7. Furthermore, the printer works perfectly using wireless connection, when i print to it from word, for example. I keep seeing a yellow triangle on my pc device manager icon which suggests the driver is missing. How can it be missing when it is working correctly?

Posted On: 2010-06-30 . View Related Posts . . View 7 Replies .

Error - Unknown Device - Usb Does Not Recognize Garmin Device

Just recently, windows 7 home premium addition has stopped detecting my garmin device. Other usb devices such as my ipod work fine. I was able to get it to detect the garmin only a few times, it would try to install the drivers but the drivers would fail to install. The garmin was working a few weeks ago. Below is a list of everything i have already tried:

Rebooting (after everything i try)
- Turning the computer off and leaving it unplugged overnight
- Completely uninstalling all drivers and software associated with the gamin.
- Manually installing drivers
- Uninstalling the unknown device and doing a search for new hardware
- Uninstalling the unknown device and doing a search for legacy hardware (this produces a device not functioning (code 10) error)
- Reverting back to a restore point before the last windows update

Please, any help would be very appreciated. I am decently computer savvy and have always been able to fix any problems that i have. This one has had me spinning my wheels for days.


Posted On: 2010-03-17 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Device Malfunctioned Error Code - 43 - Usb Device Not Recognized

I purchased a new computer with windows 7.initially my ipod worked fine with this computer. It still charges the ipod but nothing else. In addition it will not work on my old computer.

1. I have completely uninstalled and reinstalled itunes.

2. I reset the device losing all of my music.

3. I have gone to device manager and the ipod shows up as unkown device. I have stopped the device driver and rebooted.

4. I have tried to have attached to my old computer update and i receive the exact same error and usb not recognized message.

5. Other devices work fine on the usb hub, in addition i have tried the other usb hub.

All of the above measures have failed. This all started when i was having problems updating my music to the ipod, and i chose the restore function on the summary page of the itunes software, with the device attached, and recognized. Since then nothing? Initially when the device was attached after the restore option was chosen, i got need to attach to a 2. 0 usb  high speed hub, error message? It is a 2. 0 usb high speed device. I have reviewed other questions in this forum, on apples forums, all with the same results, nothing.


Posted On: 2010-01-26 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

System Backup Not Found When Using Express Card Usb 3.0 With Device

I upgraded from vista to windows 7 and made a system backup through the backup center. The backup center recognized my external drive (freecom), which is connected to an express card using usb 3. 0. However, when i wanted to see whether the image was on the drive through clicking the restore function (sorry don't know the exact names in english; a have a dutch windows 7 copy), the drive isn't recognized. It just doesn't seem to be there.

When i use the windows recovery disk, it isn't recognized either. But when i put the device straight in a usb 2. 0 input bus it is recognized. This is odd. Just wanted other users to know what to do when they use 3. 0 through an express card.


Posted On: 2010-07-14 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Bsod When Opening System Items, Device Manager, Msconfig

I am encountering bsod errors when trying to open any item on the "system" control panel menu, the device manager, and when trying to open msconfig (among others). The following is a description of events leading up to the bsod errors:

1. I decide to upgrade to windows 7 pro from xp. My xp system has worked flawlessly for years. All hardware is working normally and is compatible with windows 7.

2. Windows 7 is installed on a freshly reformatted drive. Drivers and software are installed. All windows updates are applied. Everything is working perfectly and i can freely open device manager, any item in "system, " and msconfig etc. I have not attempted any 'tinkering' yet.

3. First bsod. I decide to edit pagefile.sys by turning off windows control and setting it to a custom size of 4096mb-4096mb. Windows immediately bsods. I restart and find that i can't access any of the windows system tools listed above and decide to reformat and start over (it was a new install and i had nothing to lose).

4. Windows 7 is installed as per step 3. I give pagefile.sys a wide berth and let windows handle it. I decide to perform some maintenance by disabling extraneous programs loading at startup using the program regseeker. I only disable unimportant things like adobe updating tools and the games platform steam etc. I open msconfig to confirm that the disabled startup programs have been disabled. Immediate bsod follows. I restart and find that opening "system" items, msconfig, and device manager all cause immediate bsod. In fact, i can't even right-click on my computer and select "manage" without causing a bsod.

All i can do at the moment is browse the internet and use other simple productivity programs. I can no longer 'tinker' without risking a bsod. I have tried using system restore to various earlier points. None work - i still experience the same symptoms. I have run memory tests on my memory.

I have not tried reseting my hardware because there is no reason to suspect they that have come loose (xp worked for years). I have not tried uninstalling and reinstalling hardware drivers, as i hope for someone to interpret my minidumps for me so that i can troubleshoot intelligently. I can provide said minidumps via the preferred method of anyone who can help.


Posted On: 2010-02-06 . View Related Posts . . View 10 Replies .

Can Xp Mode Base Vhd File Be Moved?

I told it to put the vhd drives on the physical "d" drive where there is more space. I had no idea this new-fangled windows virtual pc would ignore my clear instructions and waste space on my system drive, dropping files and folders from the virtual stuff on c: instead of d where i told it. I guess i'll do a system restore, put the old file in the c:program files folder from the last backup and then go through my usersdarryl folders (all of them) to find stuff the test install i just did got dropped on my physical system. Maybe i'll see if i can run virtual pc 2007 or sun's virtual box or something that listens to clear instructions! 

Posted On: 2010-05-29 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Unknown Device Driver

I recently upgraded vista hp 32 bit to win7 32 bit. When my laptop boots it start searching and trying installing some driver. It keep on installing unknown device. I don't know how to stop the process on installing unknown device, so i shutdown my laptop. When  restart, i could see many unknown device in device manger under "others".

When i scan manually i could not find any device. After deleting all the unknown driver. I again scan manually for device, again i could not find any. When i restart my laptop, it again start searching and keep on installing unknown device. No external device (mouse, keyboard, pendrive etc) is connected to my laptop. Can we stop automatic searching and installing of device at the time of reboot? Please give me some solution to get out of this loop and solve the problem.


Posted On: 2010-02-22 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Device Driver Installation

After upgrading to windows 7, i purchased a new linksys wireless n card. I ran through the initial setup with the software provided by linksys, then shut down the computer and installed the card. The installation was supposed to continue when i restarted the computer, but before i could continue the install, windows discovered the device and installed its own driver. I was therefore unable to finish installing the driver provided by linksys. How can i keep windows from installing its driver so that i can install the driver that comes with the card?

Posted On: 2010-01-26 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .