ADS USBAV-170 Driver Download (Official)

ADS Drivers

The USBAV-170 is a USB device manufactured by ADS. This driver can help resolve issues like USB device not recognized, "Disk Not Formatted" errors, or if your device randomly ejects or stops working. Visitors have downloaded this file "" 502 times with an aggregate rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on 5 reviews. The total disk space used for this update is 1.1 MB.

5 Ratings (see all reviews)

Supported Models




File Name

Additional Notes

USB Instant Video (USBAV-170)OS:Windows

USB Instant Video Drivers

Uploaded By

Jayakumar (DG Staff Member) on 19-Aug-2004

Most Helpful Reviews

5 of 6 people found the following review helpful:
Todd lksFou
Tested on Windows 7
3 Apr 2010
(32 minutes after download)

Installation: 4 out of 5
Stability: 1 out of 5
Compatibility: 1 out of 5
"Did not work with Win7"
Was this review helpful? Yes, it was helpful No, it was not helpful (Report this)

Already tried it? Give your review.

See all ADS USBAV-170 ratings and reviews

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
USB Instant Video Drivers/Setup.ini 154 bytes 14 May 2002
USB Instant Video Drivers/DATA1.CAB 518.8 KB 14 May 2002
USB Instant Video Drivers/IKERNEL.EX_ 344.9 KB 24 Dec 2001
USB Instant Video Drivers/Setup.exe 46.1 KB 7 Jan 2000
USB Instant Video Drivers/LAYOUT.BIN 448 bytes 14 May 2002
USB Instant Video Drivers/DATA2.CAB 224.9 KB 14 May 2002

How to Update USBAV-170 Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the USBAV-170 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 ADS USBAV-170 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 ADS 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 ADS 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.

This website is not affiliated with ADS. All company names/logos are properties of their owners.
server: web3, load: 0.81