Promise Win98-ME Promise Ultra618 (tm) IDE Controller Driver Download (Official)

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The Promise Ultra618 (tm) IDE is a disk drive controller manufactured by Promise. This driver fixes problems with drive not found, slow or unreliable data transfer, intermittent connection or hardware conflicts. Visitors have downloaded this file "" 552 times with an aggregate rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on 12 reviews. Visitors have successfully installed this driver on PCs running Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 379.2 KB.

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Supported Models

WinNT Promise SATA150 TX Series (tm) IDE Controller

Win2000 Promise SATA150 TX Series (tm) IDE Controller

Win2003 Promise SATA150 TX Series (tm) IDE Controller

Win98-ME Promise SATA150 TX2plus (tm) IDE Controller

Win98-ME Promise SATA150 TX4 (tm) IDE Controller

Win98-ME Promise Ultra618 (tm) IDE Controller

WinXP Promise SATA150 TX Series (tm) 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

Versions (2003-06-12) via .inf

Uploaded By

DriverGuide (DG Staff Member) on 17-Sep-2003

Most Helpful Reviews

Tested on Windows XP
12 May 2015
(17 minutes after download)

Installation: 4 out of 5
Stability: 4 out of 5
Compatibility: 5 out of 5
"installed right away real easily, so that the hard-drive connected to MAXTOR PCI 150 SATA card would be found, and all files, folders seem able to be looked at (haven't figured out how to run most of them yet)."
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How to Update Win98-ME Promise Ultra618 (tm) IDE Controller Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the Win98-ME Promise Ultra618 (tm) 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 Promise Win98-ME Promise Ultra618 (tm) 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 Promise 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 Promise website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

After downloading the new driver, proceed with installation. On Windows, use the built-in Device Manager utility to manage your system's devices and drivers. To access it:

  1. Right-click the Start button

  2. Select "Device Manager" from the menu

  3. Locate the device needing the update

  4. Right-click the device and choose "Update driver"

  5. Follow the on-screen prompts to install

Once complete, restart your computer to ensure the new driver is fully implemented and functioning properly.

This process helps maintain your system's performance and compatibility with various hardware components.

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.

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
ULSATA 8 bytes 28 Aug 2002
Win2000/ULSATA.CAT 8 bytes 28 Aug 2002
Win2000/UlSata.INF 3.0 KB 12 Jun 2003
Win2000/ulsata.sys 78.1 KB 12 Jun 2003
Win2000/ptipbm.dll 98.3 KB 21 Jan 2003
Win2003/ULSATA.CAT 8 bytes 28 Aug 2002
Win2003/UlSata.inf 3.1 KB 12 Jun 2003
Win2003/ulsata.sys 55.8 KB 12 Jun 2003
Win2003/ptipbm.dll 24.6 KB 15 Jan 2003
Win98-Me/PTISTP.DLL 36.9 KB 28 Aug 2002
Win98-Me/PU66VSD.VXD 8.7 KB 28 Aug 2002
Win98-Me/SMARTVSD.VXD 9.1 KB 28 Aug 2002
Win98-Me/ULSATA.CAT 8 bytes 28 Aug 2002
Win98-Me/UlSata.inf 5.9 KB 12 Jun 2003
Win98-Me/ulsata.mpd 65.2 KB 12 Jun 2003
Win98-Me/UlSaVSD.vxd 13.0 KB 13 Dec 2002
WinXP/ULSATA.CAT 8 bytes 28 Aug 2002
WinXP/UlSata.inf 3.1 KB 12 Jun 2003
WinXP/ulsata.sys 74.0 KB 12 Jun 2003
WinXP/ptipbm.dll 24.6 KB 15 Jan 2003
README.TXT 2.0 KB 12 Jun 2003
TXTSETUP.OEM 1.7 KB 22 Apr 2003
NT4/ULSATA.CAT 8 bytes 28 Aug 2002
NT4/UlSata.INF 3.0 KB 12 Jun 2003
NT4/ulsata.sys 94.8 KB 12 Jun 2003
NT4/ptipbm.exe 24.6 KB 21 Jan 2003
Cache Config.exe 221.2 KB 14 Jul 2003
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