com port problems
Posted on 1998-11-30
I recently re-installed win 95 on my computer and now the modem will not operate. My computer uses a serial mouse and the only ports it shows available are com 1 and com 2. Win 95 has put the modem on 1 and the mouse on 2. I had this problem once just after buying the computer and after taking it into the shop I found that they had changed the modem to com 3. I was able to add com ports 4 and 5, but even then, I began to have problems with my mouse. If the solution entails adding com 3, I need specific instructions on how to do this. Is this an IRQ conflict?