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Old 10-03-2004, 11:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I just reinstalled Windows 98 on my Compaq Presario 5140. It had been having some problems with booting so I decided to reformat it. I installed windows and noticed that none of my PCI devices were starting up. I looked in the device manager and it said that there were no drivers installed for the PCI Serial Controller. I've done some research and I can't seem to find any.

Any help is greatly appreciated.

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Old 10-03-2004, 12:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Have you got the manufacturers disk that came with it?

if not go on compaq's website and all the drivers you need will be there!

good luck

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Old 10-06-2004, 06:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
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the problem is that compaq does not have said drivers if you look.
That's my problem.
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Old 10-06-2004, 07:43 PM   #4 (permalink)
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you should have been given a restore disk, that is an image of your computer, do you have that kicking around? If you do, run it. If not, you can get it from Compaq!

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