[SOLVED] Device manager says modem OK...Windows can't find it?

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My sisters machine...was working before...HDD failed...put a good 6gig in, reformatted and reinstalled OS(Win98)...now modem will not dial...

in device manager under ports...it says printer port LPT 1
and com 5(?!)...

I sometimes get error message 630.
 
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boot into safe mode and remove all device manager entries under ports and modem.

boot back into normal mode and reinstal.

reboot and try
 

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Thanks...I'll try that I am picking up her machine tomorrow...I'll let you know.
 

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The Unimodem.vxd file was missing from the system folder...extracted it with SFC...and modem started working!:D
 
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