Can't install NIC card.

By thewolfe
Feb 10, 2004
  1. Can't install NIC card.

    I'm running Win XP and I have a PCI Belkin NIC card that I want to install.

    I have installed it into different slots but Windows won't recognize it as "New Hardware".

    It has a yellow explanation mark in the Device Manager but won't let me update driver.

    I have also tried to other cards with the same results.

    I have gone into the "Setup" but don't see anything to "tweak".

    Any ideas?
  2. thewolfe

    thewolfe TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 238

    Also here is a message on the Device Mgr.

    The "Device status says: "The device is not configured correctly.
    (Code 1)
    To reinstall drivers for this device click "Reinstall Drivers.
  3. Spike

    Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168

    That might imply thsat there is some sort of driver installed there that shouldn't be there. Could it be a previous instance of the driver from where you've been trying to install it~?
  4. thewolfe

    thewolfe TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 238

    Could be. How would I find out or uninstall the driver?

    Also, don't forget I can't get to "browse" or anything under the Device Mgr.
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...