How to prevent 'Your Vortex adapter is not plugged into the primary PCI bus' error on Intel i815/e/ep chipset motherboards

An .inf file must be changed before the Windows 9x reference drivers are installed. Make sure you are using the latest version of the Vortex 1, 2 or Advantage reference drivers.

Vortex 1 reference drivers

Open asp4mmed.inf
Find the [AspenOverides.Addreg] section
Remove the ; infront of HKR,Config,DisableBusDetection,1,1
Install the drivers.

Vortex 2 reference drivers

Open au30mmed.inf
Find the [AspenOverides.Addreg] section
Remove the ; infront of HKR,Config,DisableBusDetection,1,1
Install the drivers.

Vortex Advantage reference drivers

Open au10mmed.inf
Find the [AspenOverides.Addreg] section
Remove the ; infront of HKR,Config,DisableBusDetection,1,1
Install the drivers.

 

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