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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

    May 29, 2002
    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
    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
  2. active95


    Feb 3, 2002
    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.
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