TechSpot

Communications port (COM1) and ECP Printer Port

By Tha General
Feb 1, 2009
  1. Those 2 are listed in device manager, do i really need them, ?

    I don't have a printer install, so i guess its safe to disable the ECP printer, but what about the communications port(com 1)?
     
  2. Ididmyc600

    Ididmyc600 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,415

    Hi

    why disable them, they dont use resources or memory they just exist.

    If you want to get rid of them go into the BIOS and disable them in there.
     
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...