hgrock 22:53 07 Jan 2005

hi all, i have just connected and installed a belkin infrared usb adapter in my PC, althouh there is an infrared device showing in the device manager ,it is not in the control pannel, so i cannot turn it on, OS is XP withlatest service pack.
when i disconnected it , the device manager still shows it, but the only thing connected to the usb are printerd and a hub.
any ideas on this please

  spruce 00:00 08 Jan 2005

normally when infra-red is connected, it is not normally the host but the client that needs to be activated, then put the device near to your infra red adaptor and the two devices will communicate. Normally infra red devices have to be pretty close to each other.

Hope this helps

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