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Update it to the latest version - that way, Windows Update (which probably has older drivers) will not update the drivers. solved Windows 10 Home Fresh Install (Pre-Install Drivers) solved [Win 7] Disable auto install of NVIDIA driver solved Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit not automatically updating to SP1 - Which Computer Help Dec 17, 2005 How to disable Auto Windows Update Notification Computer Help Jun 27, 2002 IS there a way to disable Auto-Complete? Jake Reply With Quote February 23rd, 2003,03:10 AM #3 HolyAvenger999 View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Jun 2002 Posts 13 Thanks Thank you for your replies. his comment is here

Nick. Good toilet [HomeImprovement] by anon423. Heatware Reply With Quote 11-20-03,05:28 PM #2 noble2501 View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Oct 2003 Location Tampere, Finland Start - right click on my computer - properties Try removing all PnP instances from device manager: Click Start Click Run In the 'Open' box, type: CMD and press Now, at the command prompt that appears, type the following

Lee aka Blinky the Shark The Seabat, Aug 9, 2010 #5 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? You can do a search on your comp to find that particular file and delete it. Oh, and yes, I have tried using the Driver Rollback feature, but it isn't working because I have re-installed the 3.1's a couple of times.

  1. One of the options during safe mode is Safe Mode with Networking: »support.microsoft.com/de ··· s;315222 · actions · 2003-Jan-2 2:15 pm ·
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  • inf file from my windows folder and subfolders I simply have no more ideas what i can do to either troubleshoot or solve this problem Any and all ideas are most
  • Anyway to disable that auto-hardware detection crap?
  • Remember to keep a copy of driver.cab handy for when you do want to install a device! <<
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  • After installing it, and rebooting, I just get a black screen.
  • XP should not be able to auto-install drivers without you manually pointing to them.
  • To disable this "feature," simply move or remove the file winnt\Driver Cache\i386\driver.cab. In any case, kidjedi's post solved my problem, even further in the future! Then click on properties tab for that device. It likely will have an inf extension.

    Join us to comment and to customize your site experience! share|improve this answer answered Sep 9 '09 at 22:34 GAThrawn 3,92021541 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote You might fiddle with windows hardware profiles and see if they could Forgot your password? -- OVC -- Default Mobile Style All times are GMT -5. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/151454-45-disabling-automatic-driver-install-home Every time I plug my phone it installs the latest >>> driver but I want to be able to install an old driver for it >>> instead.

    To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. [email protected] Take it easy. · actions · 2003-Jan-1 9:25 am · Mrq5The Fab Fourjoin:1999-08-21Warren, MI Mrq5 Member 2003-Jan-2 12:09 am I think disabling Plug&Play is what I need for my ATI I appreciate that you have posted with good intentions, But after 7 years, do you think the OP would still want the answer? Not the answer you're looking for?

    So, my question is simply this: how can I prevent Windows XP from automatically installing my 3.1 drivers when I remove them? Your rules. Answers to Both Speed Upgrades and Modem Fee [OptimumOnline] by dm145269. Nowadays search engines have taken over.

    As Windows starts up it detects> the new hardware but automatically installs the old> drivers again.>> Is there a setting where I can disable the automatic> installation of the drivers? this content That'll just stop you from getting updates. We're a friendly computing community, bustling with knowledgeable members to help solve your tech questions. Does it matter at all?!

    Discussion in 'Windows XP General' started by Lisa, Aug 7, 2010. windows-xp drivers networking updates share|improve this question edited Sep 10 '09 at 6:12 asked Sep 8 '09 at 6:33 JesperGJensen 2215 Have you tried disabling Windows automatic update, so I have an N64 emulator called Project 64 that played a game called Majora's Mask perfectly, until I installed the Catalyst 3.1 drivers for my ATI Radeon 9500 Pro. http://intouchvoip.net/disable-driver/disable-driver-install-windows-xp.html It shouldn't need to. >> >> -- >> Shenan Stanley >> MS-MVP >> -- >> How To Ask Questions The Smart Way >> >> Steve Cochran, Aug 8, 2010 #4

    Reply With Quote February 23rd, 2003,12:11 AM #2 Jakesterr View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Intern Join Date Mar 2002 Location California, USA Posts 213 HolyAvenger999, With XP you can't uninstall Some of my test a repair equipments I used to test these >> phones are not working with the new driver. >> Thank you very much for your time. > > If you have installed a driver - and that driver is working - it should not install anything for it automatically.

    Also, it seems like a thread started as a response to another post (and thus probably pretty non-sequitur sounding) would be stranger than having a thread simply get a response 7

    The driver that does not work: version from 09-05-2007 The driver that does work: version from 09-03-2006 This problem occurs daily when i reboot my pc for work. solved How to turn off windows VISTA automatic VGA driver installation. Stay logged in Sign up now! Maybe I just don't remember though.

    Browse other questions tagged windows-xp drivers networking updates or ask your own question. Thanks for removing my post. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Register Help Remember Me? http://intouchvoip.net/disable-driver/disable-driver-windows-xp.html Welcome to OCF!

    Usenet Improvement Project: R.I.P. Start/Search/For Files or Folders/All files and folders Then enter in which partition and the filename that should bring it up so you can remove it. #2 Storm, Jan 22, 2003 Don't forget to give them other driver, then reboot to normal mode. i just wanna give the way to anyone who search by google and arrived here just like me.

    The only problem is, that driver is completely fuc#[email protected] up. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. All rights reserved.Terms of Use|Privacy Policy|EU Privacy Policy|Antitrust Policy Hosting and Cloud Web Hosting Talk HostingCon Web Host Industry Review Hosting Catalog Host Voice Data Centers Data Center Knowledge Data Center steve "Lisa" <> wrote in message news:... > Sorry Shenan, I replied to your personal email by mistake.

    I seem to recall a checkbox>> somewhere that will allow me to do this but I can't>> remember if that was on XP Home or 2kPro.>>>> TIA>>>> -->> Michael>>>>>>>>>> Chazzozz!!>>>>>.> Related These people visit the forum site regularly, and look at the top of the list for new posts and then set about answering the next round of questions. Im glad all is well. What is an LHC Fill?

    GimpyFuzznut Senior member Joined: Sep 2, 2002 Messages: 347 Likes Received: 0 Trying to fix up my friend's system that has a Hercules Prophet 4000 XT in it. But I really need > help, hope someone would take the time to help me out. > > I can't install the old driver over the new one. Now delete the Device Path data (all the locations entered). A crowd of blank stares IdentityHashMap returning incorrect value Illustrator: how to unbend a bent group?