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    Type Cover Driver Missing and not working

    Have you tried the Surface Diagnostic Toolkit: https://aka.ms/surfacerepair ? This tool checks your Surface and repairs any issues.
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    Where can I find all firmwares and drivers

    Use DSIM++ to check your DSIM corruption and also to do a startup repair: Dism++ | New Windows Utility
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    Type Cover Driver Missing and not working

    Try this tool: Snappy Driver Installer - Install and Update Drivers for Free It updated a lot of Surface device drivers on my Surface 3 PRO. It is open source freeware. EDIT: WARNING ⚠ these kind of tools are risky and are the perfect way to deliver malware! WARNING ⚠ This is a public...
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    BSODs after latest firmware update for Spectre/Meltdown

    Time to try disabling SPECTRE patch: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4078130/update-to-disable-mitigation-against-spectre-variant-2 Update: This patch fixed the BSODs I had when resuming from energy savings mode.
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    BSODs after latest firmware update for Spectre/Meltdown

    Since the latest firmware update for Surface 3 PRO I am experiencing BSODs (green ones as I am Release Preview on FU). about 1-2x per day. The stop codes are different each time, as well as the driver which initiated it. I am guessing it is a faulty Spectre/Meltdown update, where Intel already...
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    Need Surface Pro 2017 Marvell drivers

    Yes, you are right. Hence possibly the reason to not have drivers publically but only update them via Windows Update, where needed.
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    Need Surface Pro 2017 Marvell drivers

    True, but if you look at other general drivers like Intel Graphics, then MS does not seem to update older Surface devices like the 3 PRO.
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    Need Surface Pro 2017 Marvell drivers

    The laptop package is a .msi and so not easily to "unzip". The latest versions are only MSI.....
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    Need Surface Pro 2017 Marvell drivers

    Just want to have the latest Wifi driver for my Surface 3 PRO.
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    Need Surface Pro 2017 Marvell drivers

    These are the original drivers, not the ones released a week ago.
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    Solved Screen flicker when using Surface 3 PRO on battery mode

    I have a fully patched and current Win10 (Release Preview) Surface 3 PRO. Recently I noticed an annoying screen flicker when using the device on battery (in idle). I downloaded and installed the latest Intel driver (20.19.15.4703) from and the issue with screen flicker was gone!!!! Just in...
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    Need Surface Pro 2017 Marvell drivers

    Any idea where to download the Marvell drivers (Wifi/BT) manually?
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    Worth changing from an iPad ?

    iPad uses mobile OS, with very limited capabilities. Try to get a Surface 3 PRO which is a really nice device with a lot of capabilities.
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    Overheating PRO 3 : how many PRO 3 to exchange ?

    My issue was solved on my system by updating the WIFI/BT/Realtek HD audio drivers from the Surface 4 PRO. After that I had no more CPU issues. My post on how that is done can be found on the Windows Central forum under Surface 3 PRO.
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    Since Win 10 Anniv, SP3 shuts down without warning

    The issue is a new setting in AU. It is called (translated from German), "Save energy when my device detects I am not working". You can find it in settings, system, power and energy savings. Turn it off and you should be OK.
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