10/27/2016 new driver models for direct download:897
Vantec Firewire 5 stars review"The best driver WIKI ever! I wil keep coming back for sure."Eric Smalter, Boston, MA
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5 stars for Vantec Firewire "WOW! Finally my PC got up to speed!" Melany Kim 7/18/2015

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However, a new version of Vantec Firewire might have been uploaded since our last site update.

Vantec Firewire Driver Download

Windows Compatibility for Vantec Firewire driver

Vantec Firewire Driver Details:

Vantec Firewire File Name:

Vantec Firewire Driver Version: 344Z0H2

Vantec Firewire ZIP Size: 138.kb

Manufacturer: Vantec

Vantec Firewire was fully scanned at: 10/22/2016
Scan Status: driver download scanOK

Vantec Firewire special revision for: Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 64 bit, Windows 7 Enterprise (Microsoft Windows NT) 32 bit, Windows 8 Pro 32 bit, Windows XP Media Center Edition 64 bit, Windows RT 32 bit, Windows XP Starter Edition 32 bit, Windows 7 Starter 32 bit

Vantec Firewire Download Stats:

Driver Uploaded: 9/16/2016

Direct Downloads: 537
Most Recent Download: 10/25/2016
Managed Downloads: 5175
Most Recent Download: 10/26/2016
Download Mirrors: 5
Current Delay: 22 Seconds
Driver License: FS {free software}

Direct Download Success Stats:

Reports Issued By 456/537 Users

Success Reported By 84/456 Users

Driver Download Score64/100

Driver Installation Score63/100

Overall preformance Score63/100

Vantec Firewire 26 Thumbs Up26Thumbs
Vantec Firewire 5 Thumbs Down5Thumbs
Vantec Firewire driver direct download was reported as adequate by a large percentage of our reporters, so it should be good to download and install.

Installation Manager Success Stats:

Reports Issued By 4739/5175 Users

Success Reported By 4175/4739 Users

Driver Download Score95/100

Driver Installation Score81/100

Overall preformance Score82/100

Vantec Firewire 3781 Thumbs Up3781Thumbs
Vantec Firewire 405 Thumbs Down405Thumbs
Vantec Firewire driver installation manager was reported as very satisfying by a large percentage of our reporters, so it is recommended to download and install.


1. Direct Download

Select your OS and press "Download".

This option requires basic OS understanding.
Select Your Operating System, download zipped files, and then proceed to
manually install them.
Recommended if Vantec Firewire is the only driver on your PC you wish to update.


2. Driver Installation Manager

This option requires no OS understanding.
Automatically scans your PC for the specific required version of Vantec Firewire + all other outdated drivers, and installs them all at once.

Please help us maintain a helpfull driver collection.
After downloading and installing Vantec Firewire, or the driver installation manager, take a few minutes to send us a report:
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Vantec Firewire may sometimes be at fault for other drivers ceasing to function

These are the driver scans of 2 of our recent wiki members*

*Scans were performed on computers suffering from Vantec Firewire disfunctions.

Scan performed on 10/27/2016, Computer: Dell Inspiron 3646

Outdated or Corrupted drivers:8/19

Device/DriverStatusStatus DescriptionUpdated By Scanner
Intel Mobile Intel(R) 955XM/945GM/PM/GMS/940GML Express PCI Express Root Port - 27A1Up To Date and Functioning
Mice And Touchpads
Wacom HID-compliant deviceUp To Date and Functioning
Dell HID-compliant mouseUp To Date and Functioning
Usb Devices
Samsung MSM7x27Corrupted By Vantec Firewire
Realtek Realtek RTL8188CU Wireless LAN 802.11n USB 2.0 Network AdapterUp To Date and Functioning
Sound Cards And Media Devices
Sony Multimedia Video ControllerUp To Date and Functioning
C-Media StandardgameportOutdated
Network Cards
Qualcomm Atheros Qualcomm Atheros AR956x Wireless Network AdapterCorrupted By Vantec Firewire
Microsoft Keyboard Device FilterCorrupted By Vantec Firewire
Hard Disk Controller
USB Compliance USB Mass Storage DeviceCorrupted By Vantec Firewire
Microsoft Texas Instruments PCI-7x20/6x20 CardBus ControllerOutdated
Creaform NEC OHCI Compliant IEEE 1394 Host ControllerUp To Date and Functioning
NEC Texas Instruments PCIxx12 Cardbus ControllerUp To Date and Functioning
Cameras, Webcams And Scanners
Canon Canon MG5300 seriesOutdated
Video Cards
NVIDIA NVIDIA GeForce GT 640MUp To Date and Functioning
Input Devices
Logitech USB Input Device (Logitech Download Assistant)Outdated
Port Devices
Nokia Nokia Asha 311 USB Serial Port (COM5)Up To Date and Functioning
Sony Digital Flat Panel (1024x768)Up To Date and Functioning
Mobile Phones And Portable Devices
Acer NOKIAUp To Date and Functioning

Scan performed on 10/27/2016, Computer: Lenovo ThinkPad X60 Tablet

Outdated or Corrupted drivers:6/17

Device/DriverStatusStatus DescriptionUpdated By Scanner
NVIDIA nForce HyperTransport BridgeUp To Date and Functioning
Mice And Touchpads
Microsoft Microsoft USB IntelliMouse ExplorerCorrupted By Vantec Firewire
Microsoft Microsoft USB Wireless Mouse (Mouse and Keyboard Center)Corrupted By Vantec Firewire
Usb Devices
X10 Wireless X10 USB ActiveHome (ACPI-compliant)Up To Date and Functioning
Sound Cards And Media Devices
Toshiba TOSHIBA USB ISDB-T TV Tuner(x64)Up To Date and Functioning
AMD AMD SATA ControllerUp To Date and Functioning
Network Cards
ASUS Linksys Wireless-N Notebook Adapter WPC300NCorrupted By Vantec Firewire
Microsoft HID KeyboardUp To Date and Functioning
Hard Disk Controller
Ricoh Ricoh SD/MMC ControllerUp To Date and Functioning
Broadcom Broadcom Bluetooth 4.0Outdated
Nokia Nokia USB LCIFOutdated
Cameras, Webcams And Scanners
Realtek Realtek USB2.0 PC CameraUp To Date and Functioning
Video Cards
ATI RADEON X300 SeriesUp To Date and Functioning
Input Devices
Microsoft HID-compliant consumer control deviceUp To Date and Functioning
Port Devices
Huawei Vodafone Mobile Broadband Diagnostics Port (Huawei) (COM23)Corrupted By Vantec Firewire
Sony Digital Flat Panel (1024x768)Up To Date and Functioning
Mobile Phones And Portable Devices
Acer NOKIAUp To Date and Functioning
Driver ModelOriginal Upload DateLast ModificationDriver FileFile SizeCompatible Computer ModelsAvailabilty To Instalation Manager
Vantec Firewire 21.12.18211/3/201412/30/2015vantec_firewire-21.12.182.exe85kbTAROX Business 5000BM, Lenovo 20B7S07L00, NEC VERSAL2101 RND51047895, Sony VGN-FW17_B, IBM System x3200 M3 -[732842G, Sony VGN-TZ27FN, NEC PC-MK19ELZ2UFJG, Sony VGN-NS31ST_S, HP DX2400, HP HP PAVILION DV9000 KP950EA#ABF, HP PS414AA-AB5 W1268HK, Gigabyte W551, HP D7217M-ABA 533, and more.
Vantec Firewire 2382.12/24/201512/30/2015vantec_firewire-2382.1.exe167kbGateway SX2360, HP HP EliteBook 8530w, HP KQ265AA-AB4 s3385d, HP GX609AA-A2L m9160f, HP HPE-531sc, IBM 23731G2, Lenovo 3626AK4, Lenovo ThinkPad X60 Tablet, HP HP 2000-425NR, Panasonic CF-S8HYEDPS, Panasonic CF-Y5KW8AXS, HP P6622cs, Sony SVE1413APXB, and more.
Vantec Firewire 402.17812/4/201412/28/2015vantec_firewire-402.178.exe137kbIBM 1847Y1Y, Sony VGC-LA83DB, Sony VGN-TZ32VN_X, Panasonic CF-W8FWDAJS, LG P1-J433R1, Sony VGN-FW250J, Toshiba Dynabook R634/E25K, Packard Bell ISTART B4005, HP Pavilion ze8500, Panasonic CF-S8HYEPDR, and more.
Vantec Firewire 301.1992/28/201512/28/2015vantec_firewire-301.199.exe191kbFujitsu FMVNA8HEC, NEC PC-VK26MDZCE, Samsung 200B4Z/S01TH, IBM ThinkPad T23, Panasonic CF-51CCKDRBE, HP HP Compaq 2510p, Sony VGN-FJ21B_R, HP HP 530 Notebook PC, IBM System x3650 M3 -[7945K3G, Sony VGX-TP1L, Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 15, Fujitsu FMVNT5FT4, Lenovo 627436G, and more.
Vantec Firewire 41.111/8/201412/27/2015vantec_firewire-41.1.exe84kbGigabyte P35-S3, Sony VGN-CR327_W, Sony VGN-SZ38TP_C, Compaq ER100AA-ABA SR1625NX NA541, Sony PCG-FR295MP, HP VD019AA-UUW p6110sc, TEKNOSERVICE TTL TEKNOPRO, Dell Vostro 1440, HP FR449AA-ABU s3621uk, Lenovo ThinkCentre M81, Sony VGN-A317S, HP HP 530 Notebook PC, MSI U4-7302, NEC PC-VL750CS, Sony VPCEA36FG, ASUS G750JX, and more.
Vantec Firewire B781.12/12/201512/27/2015vantec_firewire-b781.1.exe117kbSupermicro X7DBP, Sony SVE15138CGS, Sony SVE15127CAP, IBM ThinkCentre A30, IBM IBM System x3400 M2 Server -[7837AC1, HP HP Pavilion dv9700, Toshiba Satellite Pro C650D, Acer Aspire 5672, Sony VPCSB3AJ, Sony VPCEB1E1E, IBM System x3200 M3 -[7328K1G, IBM ThinkCentre A50p, HP AW010AAR-ABA p6210t, Gateway GT5228J, HP PN135AA-ABU, HP KX621AA-ABT, Lenovo ThinkStation D20, Sony VGN-TZ33_B, HP HP 2133, and more.
Vantec Firewire 36610/15/201412/29/2015vantec_firewire-366.exe157kbHP KZ631AAR-ABA IQ505, IBM 8114E9G, Sony PCG-GRX616SP, IBM BladeCenter HS22 -[7870B4U, Lenovo 4236SUS, HP KT394AA-AB4 S3580D, NEC PC-VY13MEFEU, Lenovo ThinkCentre E51, HP Pavilion dv8000, HP HP Compaq Presario CQ61, NEC DT000024, IBM 2672CBJ, IBM IBM System x3500 M4 Server -[7383AC1, Gateway W4605, Fujitsu FMVNFB60K, HP PS233AA-ABF m1255.f, Toshiba SATELLITE C855-19N, MSI Cyberpower Compute, and more.
Vantec Firewire Z6333212/17/201412/27/2015vantec_firewire-z63332.exe192kbSony VGN-SR28_Q, Sony VGC-LS30E, Compaq KY718AA-UUB CQ3058HK, Toshiba SATELLITE C870-181, Gateway MD7321U, HP P6-2370ef, Sony VGN-AW50DB_H, Panasonic CF-53JAWZYDE, Everex Everex StepNote SR Series, IBM 6792GGU, HP KQ260AA-AC4 a6540b, Sony VGN-SZ32GP_B, and more.
Vantec Firewire 1.130789/5/201412/29/2015vantec_firewire-1.13078.exe140kbHP GN551AA-ABA m8200, Toshiba Dynabook T351/46CWD, Toshiba PORTEGE M750, Sony VGN-SZ77TN_C, Cybernet Manufacturing DeskBook, MSI MS-1727, Toshiba Dynabook CX/45H, Gateway MX7337H, LG 15U530-GT30K, LG R580-UP87K, HP 100-6100BR, Lenovo 1066E5G, Sony VPCEA37FG, IBM 2668VMY, LG LW40-J4JE2, HP HP Compaq n6120, Panasonic CF-74GCDDDBM, Sony VGN-P50_G, Foxconn AT-7000 Series, and more.
Vantec Firewire U231.11.11.12/6/201512/29/2015vantec_firewire-u231.11.11.1.exe76kbNEC PC-VK26TXZNG, Lenovo ThinkCentre A57, Lenovo ThinkPad T530i, HP GP G62-A20SY NB, HP PX623AA-ABU, Sony SVZ13116GXX, Sony VGN-CS26G_R, IBM 622133U, IBM IBM System x3400 M3 Server -[7379Z7X, Lenovo ThinkCentre M82, Packard Bell IXTREME MC 9740, Gigabyte W551, HP HP Pavilion dv2000, HP RX881AA-ABA m8000, and more.
Vantec Firewire 26721LG, HP Presario 2100, IBM 62237BU, Fujitsu FMVA56HW, Medion P7618, IBM IBM System x3100 -[434842X, Sony VGN-A290, HP P7-1090be, IBM 8190LGJ, LG R200-D.CPF1A9, HP ProLiant BL490c G7, Panasonic CF-72TCJWZPM, HP RX865AA-ABU, Sony PCG-GRX616SP, Lenovo ThinkPad SL400, NEC PC-MY28FEZR6, and more.
Vantec Firewire 2.11.17369/9/201412/28/2015vantec_firewire-2.11.1736.exe82kbPanasonic CF-Y5KW8AXS, HP P6622cs, Sony SVE1413APXB, Gigabyte 945GDS1, IBM ThinkCentre A30, Acer TravelMate 8371, Toshiba Dynabook CX/2213CMSW, Gateway 510 sku, Fujitsu FMVNB14BR, Panasonic CF-S10AY6DC, Dell Dell System Inspiron M4110, LG LB50-CC34ZL, HP P6646at, NEC PC-MY18XAZ35, and more.
Vantec Firewire E81/31/201512/29/2015vantec_firewire-e8.exe183kbHaier T68 Series, Sony VGN-FJ68SP_W, Fujitsu FMVS90MB, Supermicro X7DB8-X, IBM 8145LUC, Lenovo 10BE0002GE, HP P6604f, IBM ThinkPad T23, Fujitsu FMVNR9P2C, Acer TravelMate8472TG, LG LB50-CC34ZL, HP 200-5410es, HP 1618, and more.
Vantec Firewire 624203/7/201512/27/2015vantec_firewire-62420.exe155kbTransource Computer Systems, Lenovo ThinkPad SL500, ECS M916, MSI MS-7030, Compaq RC635AA-ABF SR191FR FR630, Fujitsu FMVNF50WWJ, HP HP Compaq 8710w, Lenovo 6463Y3W, Avermedia 3150, AOpen MP65, Gateway P-6317 HSN, Packard Bell IMEDIA 2450, ECS M916, Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 15, Lenovo 6075Y74, IBM EServer xSeries 365 -[88625RX, HP WL325AA-ABD p6326de, Viglen D915GUX, NEC PC-MY28VLZEJ, and more.

Please Note: There are particular operating systems known to have problems with Vantec Firewire:
  • Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004
  • Windows 7 Home Premium
  • Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
  • Windows XP Media Center Edition
  • Windows XP Home Edition N
  • Windows XP Media Center Edition 2003
  • Windows 8 Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Starter
  • Windows Vista Business
If you encounter problems with the direct download for these operating systems, please consult the driver download manager for the specific Vantec Firewire model.
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