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PCIIde - Windows XP Service

Generic PCI IDE Bus Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 7, 8 and Vista.

Startup Type

Windows XP edition without SP SP1 SP2 SP3
Home Boot Boot Boot Boot
Professional Boot Boot Boot Boot

Default Properties

Display name:PCIIde
Service name:PCIIde
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS\pciide.sys
Error control:normal
Group:System Bus Extender

Default Behavior

The PCIIde service is a kernel driver. If the PCIIde fails to load or initialize, the error is recorded into the Event Log. Windows XP startup should proceed, but a message box is displayed informing you that the PCIIde service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for PCIIde

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows XP edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestorePCIIdeWindowsXP.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Run the downloaded batch file.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the pciide.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows XP installation media.