Found New Hardware

  dp600 08:45 07 Jan 2012
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Can the found new hardware function be temporally disabled.?

  KRONOS the First 09:11 07 Jan 2012

For what reason?

  Batch 09:24 07 Jan 2012

I would guess the place to disable it is under Services. It is the "Plug and Play" service NOT the "Universal Plug and Play Device Host" (which is something else entirely).

However, disabling Plug and Play is NOT recommended and you do so entirely at your own risk. I've never done it and not heard of anyone doing so.

  dp600 14:27 07 Jan 2012

A device keeps on trying to install every time i boot up even though is installed already.

  rdave13 16:09 07 Jan 2012

Have a look in device manager, click on 'view' and select 'show hidden devices'. In the list see if you have an error mark. It might be a legacy printer showing. Right click and select disable, only, for now. Try a reboot.

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