Everytime i tried to use USB Tethering with my Xperia U on my Windows 8.1 (Bing's single language Edition [Genuine Licence]) have always lags or even freeze the taskbar and some other tool settings on my operating system. After some testing and googling a little bit i found a solution for this Microsoft Issue: Update your NDIS 5 Driver to NDIS 6.x. Verify if your device is using RNDIS 5 driver (1): • Open Device Manager from Control Panel and expand “Network Adapters.” • Plug in your device and enable USB Tethering so that the device is detected as Remote NDIS based device.
Hi, I used to connect my ODROID U3 with Ubuntu via USB to Windows 7 and Windows 8 via remote ndis, which shows up in the device manager as 'Linux USB Ethernet/RNDIS. Download the latest Windows drivers for USB Remote NDIS Device Driver. Drivers Update tool checks your computer for old drivers and update it. Get latest USB Remote.
• This should now create a Network Adapter named as “ [Your Device Name] Remote NDIS based [internet Sharing/network] Device.” • Right-click the Adapter and select Properties. • Select the Driver tab and then click Driver Details. • You can see the driver files if the files are named usb8023x.sys and rndismpx.sys you are using RNDIS 5 Driver. Updating your driver: • Option 1: Update your driver NDIS driver manually by selecting the driver's list option on windows wizard driver's update. Unselect show all compatible hardware option, you will get a Microsoft's driver list. You should seek for a RNDIS 6 USB device and click next. This should work on 32bits or 64bits edition. P8p67 Pro Drivers Windows 10 there.