Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller, Version for Microsoft® Windows® 7

This utility will install the originally shipped version of the Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controllerfor the Sony VAIO® computers listed below.

Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller will remove the yellow exclamation mark next to “Universal Serial Bus (USB) Controller” in the Device Manager window if the driver is uninstalled.



This utility is only for use with the following Sony VAIO® Computers


Do not install this utility with any other model of computer (including other Sony computers sold worldwide).


During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.


To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.


It is highly recommended that you print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download And Installation Instructions

Please follow the steps below to download and install the INDUSB-00266909-0042.exe program.

  • Download the INDUSB-00266909-0042.exe file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  • Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the INDUSB-00266909-0042.exe file to begin the installation.
  • At User Account Control click Yes
  • If the Select Language window appears, select the language you wish to use and click the OK.
  • At Select Country please select the country you want for this installation and click Next
  • At the Welcome to Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Setup Program, click Next.
  • Read the Software License Agreement and click I Agree.
  • At the Finished screen, click Finish.
  • At This system must be restarted to complete the installation, click OK to restart the computer.

The installation of the Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller is completed.

File Info

File Name

  • INDUSB-00266909-0042.exe

File architecture

  • 64 bit

File Size

  • 12.85 Mb

Release Date

  • 15-67-2012