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Firewire Card

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Movie Guru, May 30, 2002.

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  1. Movie Guru

    Movie Guru Thread Starter

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    Ok I have tried several times with a lot of different kinds of firewire cards but every time I try and install the drivers for it I always get an error. The same exact error. The error is
    "Cannot install this hardware
    There was a problem installing this hardware
    IEEE 1394 controller
    an error occurred during the installation of the device
    the data is invalid"
    now my comp specs are
    dell dimension 8200
    with:
    80 gig hard drive
    512 of ddr ram
    geforce 4
    Pentium 4
    1.5 mhz
    xp home
    think that is all
    but anyway please help me I got a project I need to edit and I need to get the firewire going so can someone please help me
    Thanks
     
  2. active95

    active95

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    Try and move the Firewire card to a different slot and see if that helps...
    Might need to take a peripheral device out and try . Take a look at the web site of the manufacturer of the card for the latests drivers and try those instead.
    HTH
     
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