SiS Primary SiS IDE Controller Driver Download

SiS Drivers

The ary SiS IDE is a disk drive controller manufactured by SiS. This driver fixes problems with drive not found, slow or unreliable data transfer, intermittent connection or hardware conflicts. This driver - "" - has been downloaded 73 times and is rated 5 out of 5 stars based on 12 reviews. Compatibility for this driver update includes PCs running Windows operating systems such as Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 1.2 MB.

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Supported Models

SiS PCI IDE Controller

Primary SiS IDE Controller

Secondary SiS IDE Controller



Supported Operating Systems

Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows NT4, Windows NT3.51, Windows ME, Windows 98SE, Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows 3.1

File Name

Uploaded By

DriverGuide (DG Staff Member) on 12-Sep-2003

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Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
100A.TXT 115 bytes 30 Jan 1999
UIDE100.EXE 406.5 KB 8 Dec 1998
UIDE100A.EXE 389.9 KB 29 Jan 1999
RELEASE.TXT 792 bytes 27 Jan 1999
Win95/SISIDE.MPD 36.4 KB 12 Jan 1999
Win95/SETUP.INS 10.2 KB 21 Dec 1998
Win95/README.TXT 1.3 KB 27 Jan 1999
Win95/SISIDE.INF 2.3 KB 15 Dec 1998
Win95/SETUP.EXE 47.6 KB 12 Sep 1995
Win95/_SETUP.LIB 14.9 KB 4 Jan 1996
Win95/UNINST.TXT 380 bytes 27 Jan 1999
Win95/SISSMART.VXD 8.3 KB 15 Apr 1997
Win95/SETUP.INI 35 bytes 14 Oct 1996
Win95/_SETUP.DLL 10.2 KB 1 Sep 1995
Win95/SISVSD.VXD 16.5 KB 15 Apr 1997
Win95/_INST32I.EX_ 299.4 KB 18 Sep 1995
NT/SISIDE40.SYS 29.1 KB 16 Dec 1998
NT/README.TXT 938 bytes 21 Oct 1999
NT/TXTSETUP.OEM 386 bytes 11 Mar 1998
NT/README.TXT.BAK 926 bytes 4 Dec 1998
NT/UNINST.TXT 1.0 KB 4 Dec 1998
NT/OEMSETUP.INF 18.5 KB 2 Nov 1998

How to Update Primary SiS IDE Controller Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the Primary SiS IDE Controller driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter SiS Primary SiS IDE Controller into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the SiS Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the SiS website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.

How to Open Device Manager

  • In Windows 11, Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager

  • In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager

  • In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button

How to Install a driver from Device Manager

  1. Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  2. Select the Driver tab.

  3. Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.

In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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