I lost my 1. IEEE is more commonly known as Firewire and is mostly used to connect to peripherals such as digital cameras, camcorders and some external hard drives. Seems like the service tags have been scratched off, but when I looked at the driver list for this model theres only one network control driver available, I’ll try that one and report back. See if it works. Do you already have an account? It can be used for networking, but I don’t recommend it.

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I have the same connection, and no, I’m not aware of an easy way to use it for networking. Advertisements do not imply my endorsement of any product or service.

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They’re easy to identify by their distinctively shaped socket.

What is the 1394 Connection in Windows Network Connections?

Some gadget do require more than 5 volts so, you will need an external power source. I haveHP laptop having network adpater.

I’ve just reinstalled Windows XP. I did find adater, that my flatmates connect through something called ” Network Adapter” while I try to connect with Local Area Connection in the Network Connections folder.

What is a 1394 Connection?

My daughter has a laptop and I have a regular computer. This post has been reported. Also note that Leo’s picture shows the bigger version of the port.

Yes, my password is: My net adapter is enabled but I cannot get an internet visual from it even though it says that I am connected. I’m not sure if this is because I just installed some microsoft windows updates or if they’ve been there all along. The Firewire port worked fine when the computer had XP on it so its highly unlikely #55 be a faulty port How can I get this ethernet card to work?

Just enabling them on my inspiron m does not connect them. Oct 19, Messages: As is evident, I’m not knowledgeable on wifi connections.


If I got an adaptor, I’m not sure what cable I could use though?

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Wikipedia has a full definition of the IEEE serial bus interface at: Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Why won’t my external drives shut down automatically? How do you know if your USB can supply power An 18 year career as a programmer at Microsoft soon followed. Join our site today to ask your question. Maybe the cables are damaged?

I’m thinking now that my next best bet will be to do a clean reinstall of win7 and hope that that helps adapger I’m not all that confident that it will. Both the desktop and the laptop are wifi to the router – thats why the wifi option is so slow.