how to delete com ports in Vista?

  Bajetrini 19:22 24 Dec 2007
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I have an Acer 5100 running Vista, I plugged in a usb mass drive and it add a com port, I tried it in another usb slot and it added another com port, my question is how do I delete those com ports that keeps adding. I have no printers installed. Any suggestions.

Bajetrini

  Fingees 22:46 24 Dec 2007

Open control panel
Device manager
Ports(com ports)
right click on port you want to remove, and select uninstall

Merry Christmas

  Bajetrini 14:50 25 Dec 2007

There is no ports listing in device manager in vista.
Can't delete.

thanks

Bajetrini

  Fingees 15:29 25 Dec 2007

I run Vista home premium, and mine are certainly listedon mine as

Ports (com & LPT)

USB serial bus controllers are also listed

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