The only thing I can think of at this time is that I have seen. Sunday, November 12, 3: Thanks for responding to my post. Therefore you will most likely find your drivers in the 78xx series driver set. Finally I found a post where a guy said, another poster has posted a downloadable. According to the discussion at the following link, some guy named R.

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This device cannot start Code You must understand what the U2W is, which is in the labelling system. Works perfect on a new PC with Windows 8.

Ultimately the ownest is on the manufacturer of the peripheral to supply adequate drivers. If you have changed this directory, please note the directory you have chosen. Do I need to install the windows vista driver adaphec and then these drivers? Third party vendors may license this package for distribution.

I would try going through the install steps again, or as another commenter stated after getting it to work: This page and the instructions how to install an unsigned driver on Windows 8 at http: How can i map the port so i can be able to install the printer on that port and able to use the scsi.


You know, I wonder Once I knew what to do, it literally took me about 2 minutes to edit the file and get the driver installed and working. Notify me of new comments via email.

XP drivers for Adaptec AHA-2940 S6 SCSI controller?

All hell breaks loose; since, now, VistaOS is attempting to search for these new “Other Devices” but these are the native drivers e.

My hardware ID has four entries, which are as follows: Office Office Exchange Server. You rule, people like you rule, thank you for doing this work and sharing your findings online so people like me can have an easy solution in 1 minute.

I also love my retired U2W, but it is a pretty ancient card. Thanks for responding to my post. Thank you so much for doing this and more importantly for sharing. I donwloaded the driver file, changed part of one line, and the card was recognized.

Best regards Thomas Henden, from Oslo, Norway! So, I suspect that there is an incompatibility between the Vista bit driver and my card.

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Adaptec araptec this software without charge and as a courtesy to Adaptec product users but offers no technical support regarding this software. Apparently, WinXP bit can use the aic78u2. You sir have made a positive difference in the world today.


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Friday, June 16, 4: Was totally suprised that Vista doesn’t see the drive at all! Tuesday, December 26, Then select the OK 240u2w to run the XP installer.

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Oh My God, you rule!!! Mike, I see your later posting says you somehow got this to work. I’ve installed Vista Beta 2 on systems with both S and S raid adapters, using Server drivers – they must have digital signatures.

I bought and downloaded VueScan and it worked perfectly with a 2940u2e perfectly good year-old scanner. Sorry my bad english. Thursday, February 4, 1: