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nekrosoft13
09-30-08, 07:15 AM
I was messing wtih NIC drivers yesterday, and now i have NIC # 6 and #7 in device manger.

is there any simple way to remove all those NIC entries in registry and get back to normal?

Phyxion
09-30-08, 11:51 AM
I was messing wtih NIC drivers yesterday, and now i have NIC # 6 and #7 in device manger.

is there any simple way to remove all those NIC entries in registry and get back to normal?
Not that I know of. Can't you rename it?

nekrosoft13
09-30-08, 12:28 PM
that is what i did in the past, changed the "friendly name"

is just something small, but it annoying

Tr1cK
09-30-08, 12:30 PM
I found a way to do it once before. I think it involved deleting registry entries.

nekrosoft13
09-30-08, 05:15 PM
fixed it, but i also broke something ;)

no more auto numering for nics, not sure what i did, but now all nics with same name stay that way, no more added numbers.