Error on PCI Simple Communications Controller in Device Manager on Intel® NUC


Error Messages



What are you seeing?

An error can show on the PCI Simple Communications Controller in Device Manager.

Why are you seeing it?

The Intel® Management Engine (Intel® ME) driver isn't installed correctly.

How to fix it?

To resolve this issue, install the Intel® Management Engine Interface driver for your Intel® NUC. The latest Intel ME driver is available in Download Center.



The instructions in this article will not work if you don't have an Intel® NUC. If you have a laptop or desktop system from another manufacturer such as Dell, HP, Lenovo, ASUS, ACER, etc., you MUST contact them for assistance in resolving the error message you're seeing. Click here for a list of popular system manufacturer’s and their support websites.

If you have the Intel® NUC Kit DE3815TYKHE or Intel® NUC Board DE3815TYBE, refer to Multiple errors under other devices.