“This device cannot start. (Code 10)” error message in Device Manager when a Type 8 PCIe device is installed on a Windows-based computer
When you install a Type 8 PCIe device such as the PCI/PCI-X to PCI Express Bridge on a Windows-based computer, the device does not function. Additionally, you see a yellow triangle error that contains an exclamation mark in Device Manager. When you double-click the error, you receive the following error message:
This device cannot start. (Code 10)
For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB2560048.