New Hardware Found

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by lajs, Aug 21, 2004.

  1. lajs

    lajs OSNN One Post Wonder

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    whenever i start my windows 98 system ...i see the messsge showing as "NEW HARDWARE FOUND" ......if press ESC key..
    i can see the same messge evry time i start the machine ..
    if i press YES for the hardware addition...
    i can see

    unknown hardware
    unknown device driver in the hardware list(installed in the system)
     
  2. dreamliner77

    dreamliner77 The Analog Kid

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    maybe some usb device?

    Look in device manager for any device the a exclamation mark next to it.
     
  3. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    Then right click the exclamation & disable it. (you can re-enable if it isn't the problem)Might be onboard sound which you don't need if you have a sound card.
     
  4. lajs

    lajs OSNN One Post Wonder

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    its hus having a question mark ???


    quoted as UNKNOWN DEVICE
     
  5. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    Do this. Replace exclamation with question mark. Reboot. Did it stop it popping up?