Remove Modem

  Hofnar 14:47 11 Dec 2005
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I would like to instal a internal USB card but haven't got a spare PCI slot. As I have an external Broadband modem, can I remove the modem from inside the PC without creating problems?

  howard63 14:49 11 Dec 2005

yes but first go to hardware - device manager and click on your modem and uninstall it. Then switch off the pc and physically remove it.

  Hofnar 14:56 11 Dec 2005

Thanks howard63. I had forgotten about uninstalling before removing.

  Stuartli 16:23 11 Dec 2005

If you remove the modem physically you will delete it from Device Manager - reinstalling it will once again list it in Device Manager.

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