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Windows 7: trouble installing drivers

10 Feb 2010   #1

windows 7
trouble installing drivers

I'm trying to install a drive so that i can use an FTDI made cable that converts a TTL data port to a RS232 data. But i've run into trouble. when i install it it comes up in my hardware manager as a Com3 which is good but I'm lacking a com1 and an LPT1 which i assume i need. The FTDI guys say i need to check my BIOs settings to make sure my mother board ports are enabled. I'm pretty new to computers and any help would be greatly appreciated.

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11 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3

Well welcome to seven forums. Lets first start with filling in your system specs. This will help for starters. Thanks. Fabe trouble installing drivers-usercp-1.png

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