SMC USB97C202 Documentation Download (Official)

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USB97C202 Driver



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Application Note 10-2: Sharing the Storage Media Interface in SMSC's USB 2.0 Card Reader, Flash Drive, and ATA/ATAPI Products

The USB97C202 is a USB 2.0 Mass Storage Class Peripheral Controller intended for use with standard ATA-5 and -6 hard drives and standard ATAPI-5 devices.

The device consists of a USB 2.0 PHY and SIE, buffers, Fast 8051 microprocessor with expanded scratchpad and 768 bytes of program SRAM, internal 48 KB program ROM, and an ATA-66 compatible interface.

Provisions for optional external Flash Memory up to 64K bytes for program storage is provided. A serial EEPROM which can be modified via USB from the host provides unique VID/PID/Serial numbers, as well as optional configuration information.

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Andrews (DG Staff Member) on 25-Aug-2004

How to Update USB97C202 Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the USB97C202 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 USB97C202 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 Driver Update Utility for USB97C202. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the SMC 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 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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