Solved

COM Ports

Posted on 1998-07-25
3
239 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
When I boot the machine, 2 error are generated in the Event Viewer
1. The control registers for COM1 overlaps with the COM2 control registers.
2. Not enough resources were available for the driver.

I have an external Modem on COM2, the port is configured as IO address: 2F8 IRQ: 3 and Port 1 is deleted under Ports in CP.

Any thoughts to what the problem is?
0
Comment
Question by:dkennedy
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:TimCaturaHouser
ID: 1786722
It doesn't sound as if the Com1 is disabled in BOIS or jumper switch.....
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:dankh
ID: 1786723
Hi

  Perhaps enable the Com 1 port under CP ports and change the settings so they (com 1 and 2) don't conflict with one another.
0
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
wayneb earned 100 total points
ID: 1786724
You need to delete the com1 from cpl ports and add a port, com2 to the configuration, add com port 02f8 and besure it is using irq 3, you have a conflict with the mouse port, the mouse should not be part of the ports setup and it is. This should solve your problem. You will need to reboot in order for changes to take affect.

I hope that this helps
Good luck
0

Featured Post

Simplifying Server Workload Migrations

This use case outlines the migration challenges that organizations face and how the Acronis AnyData Engine supports physical-to-physical (P2P), physical-to-virtual (P2V), virtual to physical (V2P), and cross-virtual (V2V) migration scenarios to address these challenges.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Graphics card for a new Dell 5810 workstation 16 110
Reading the web config for a running service on Windows 10 16 42
Windows NLB cluster 3 30
MaxPosPhaseCorrection setting 3 22
While rebooting windows server 2003 server , it's showing "active directory rebuilding indices please wait" at startup. It took a little while for this process to complete and once we logged on not all the services were started so another reboot is …
Developer portfolios can be a bit of an enigma—how do you present yourself to employers without burying them in lines of code?  A modern portfolio is more than just work samples, it’s also a statement of how you work.
Video by: Tony
This video teaches viewers how to export a project from Adobe Premiere Pro and the various file types involved.
Windows 10 is mostly good. However the one thing that annoys me is how many clicks you have to do to dial a VPN connection. You have to go to settings from the start menu, (2 clicks), Network and Internet (1 click), Click VPN (another click) then fi…

810 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question