Microsoft FlashGate ME (Authenticated) Driver Download

Microsoft Drivers

The FlashGate ME (Authenticated) is a disk drive controller manufactured by Microsoft. This driver fixes problems with drive not found, slow or unreliable data transfer, intermittent connection or hardware conflicts. This driver - "" - has been downloaded 59 times and is rated 4 out of 5 stars based on 6 reviews. Compatibility for this driver update includes PCs running Windows operating systems such as Windows Vista and Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 164.4 KB.

Microsoft FlashGate ME (Authenticated) Automatic Driver Update Utility
6 Ratings

Supported Models

HP USB CD-Writer Plus

EM850RB MP4 Player

EM851RB MP4 Player

EM852RB MP4 Player

FlashGate ME (Authenticated)

Hewlett-Packard Digital Camera

Imation SuperDisk USB 120MB



Supported Operating Systems

Windows Vista, Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows 2003, Windows 2003 (64 bit), Windows XP, Windows XP (64 bit), Windows 2000, Windows NT4, Windows NT3.51, Windows ME, Windows 98SE, Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows 3.1

File Name


5.00.2042.1 (2000-06-08) via .inf

Uploaded By

DriverGuide (DG Staff Member) on 9-May-2008

How to Update FlashGate ME (Authenticated) Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the FlashGate ME (Authenticated) 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 Microsoft FlashGate ME (Authenticated) 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 Microsoft 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 Microsoft 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
U Disk Driver Win98/HOTPLUG.DLL 68.1 KB 27 Jan 2000
U Disk Driver Win98/SYSTRAY.EXE 27.6 KB 27 Jan 2000
U Disk Driver Win98/U98Setup.exe 213.0 KB 4 Jun 2007
U Disk Driver Win98/USBAUTH.SYS 6.6 KB 30 Aug 2003
U Disk Driver Win98/USBMPHLP.PDR 4.9 KB 12 Sep 2003
U Disk Driver Win98/USBNTMAP.INF 1.2 KB 8 Jun 2000
U Disk Driver Win98/USBNTMAP.SYS 7.1 KB 8 Jun 2000
U Disk Driver Win98/USBSTOR.SYS 21.0 KB 8 Jun 2000
U Disk Driver Win98/USB_Info.ini 293 bytes 28 May 2007
U Disk Driver Win98/Usbstor.inf 7.7 KB 21 May 2007
This website is not affiliated with Microsoft. All company names/logos are properties of their owners.
server: web1, load: 1.08