sopwith 16:02 10 Nov 2004

can someone please tell me what these 2 items are.
1/1394 net adapter on ohci compliant device.
they have popped up on pc
no.1 appears to be a lan connection
no 2 obviously something to do with it
i dont have networking
how do i get rid of them
plain english please for pc thiko

  €dstowe 16:33 10 Nov 2004

Controller etc for firewire (IEEE 1394).

Do not remove, even if you don't have any firewire devices. They could be part of the motherboard setup.

  jarani 17:06 10 Nov 2004

what software do I need to open / view what is hidden behind the little red cross in a square usually located in a corner of email attachments or similar please - I run win98se - pictures ? - can anyone help ?

  BillEmm 17:19 10 Nov 2004

This is probably your Ethernet LAN adaptor. Either you have this facility on your motherboard or have a PCI adapter card.

If you have a home network and/or a modem/router or such device connected then the '1394' connection will be shown.

If no such devices or connections are in use then the facility is still enabled on your machine.


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