Ghost Entries in Device Manager

  stumps 15:49 09 Apr 2003
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Hi All out there
When I opened the Device Manager I was greeted with a large yellow Question Mark over text saying Unknown Device PCI Multimedia Audio Device.
Each time I boot up it shows as searching for a drv for this unknown device, with no success.
I have to cancel to proceed with the bootup and Windows98SE works correctly.I opened the DM and clicked on PCI Bus in the System tree. I found that a Mini Port data and IRQ Miniport had loaded successfully.
How do I get rid of this device?

Thanks in Hope.

Stumpy
Somewhere in Southern England.

  Pappyon 16:13 09 Apr 2003

There's something about "ghost entries in device manager" here. click here

  Offline 21:35 09 Apr 2003

If you start your PC in Safe mode, you can remove these entries.

  Installer. 21:58 09 Apr 2003

Or you could just disable and ignore it.

  Lone Crow 23:14 09 Apr 2003

In Device Manager just highlight the device and click on Remove, I think? LC.

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