Fix Intel(R) 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller Driver Issues

Whenever you plugged your USB device to your computer, the device didn’t work at all. And in Device Manager, you found a yellow triangle mark next to “Intel(R) 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller – 1C26”.

To fix the problem, you can try the methods below one by one until you find the one that works for you.

Method 1: Reinstall the driver
Method 2: Install the driver via Device Manager
Method 3: Update the latest chipset drivers
Method 4: Update BIOS


Method 1: Reinstall the driver

To fix the Intel(R) 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller driver issue, you can try to reinstall the driver. Here’s how to do it:

1) In Device Manager, right-click on the device and select Uninstall device. Then a window will prompt you to confirm the uninstallation.

uninstall the driver

2) Click Uninstall to uninstall the driver.

3) Restart your computer to allow Windows to reinstall the driver.


Method 2: Install the driver via Device Manager

Some users have reported that they had resolved this driver issue by installing the driver via Device Manager. To do so:

1) In Device Manager, right-click on the device and select Update driver.

update the driver

2) Select Browse my computer for drivers.

browse drivers

3) Select Let me pick from a list of available drivers on my computer.

pick available drivers

4) In the Model list, select Intel(R) 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller – 1C26 (Microsoft) and click Next to install the driver.

5) Check to see if the Intel 6 series C200 chipset USB driver issue is resolved.


Method 3: Update the latest chipset drivers

If you can’t install the driver with the above method, you can try updating the chipset drivers to the latest version.

You can download the latest chipset drivers from the manufacturer’s website. Once download is done, just double-click on the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions to install the driver on your computer.

If you don’t have the time and computer skills to update the drivers manually, you can do it automatically with Driver Easy.

With Driver Easy, you can update a driver with just a few clicks.

1) Download and install Driver Easy Free on your computer.

2) Launch the application and click on Scan Now to detect any problem drivers on your computer, then you’ll see a list of drivers that can be updated.

3) Click the Update button next to the Intel chipset driver, then the driver will be downloaded automatically. Once download is done, you can install the driver with the step-by-step guide from Driver Easy.

If you use the Pro version, you can click the Update All button to update all drivers automatically. Besides, you’ll get full support and a 30-day money back guarantee.

4) After updating the driver, check to see if the Intel 6 series C200 chipset USB driver issue is resolved.


Method 4: Update BIOS

The last method you can try is to update the BIOS. You can download the latest BIOS from the manufacturer’s website and install it on your computer.

Installing BIOS also requires a bit of technical knowledge. If you’re not sure how to do it or you haven’t done it before, contact the manufacturer or someone who has experience on updating BIOS to help with this. Be careful as installing BIOS incorrectly can cause serious system issues.

Hopefully you find this article helpful. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below.

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