pci hardware found

  fourchon 15:26 21 Dec 2010
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I was using a friends PC today when a message appeared new hardware found, the add new hardware wizard came up - pci hardware. I hadn't done anything, when I asked my friend what has been added, she said that it has been like that 'forever'
Any ideas next time I am around there to investigate this further.
Compaq desktop and XP

  Graham. 15:38 21 Dec 2010

Check in Device Manager for an item with a question mark.

  fourchon 21:01 22 Dec 2010

Got question marks at : other devices : pci device and 3 for pci simple communications controller and 1 for usb device ?????????? does this help any?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:14 22 Dec 2010

Right click each one - uninstall.

When unistall all with question marks then

Action - scan for new hardware and see what gets reinstalled.

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