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Device installer error

Windows could not load the installer for Modem....

 
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While attempting to install the modem, the modem installer either was not found or was unable to be loaded.

 
 
   
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  Device installer error 

 
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  Windows could not load the installer for Modem. Contact your hardware vendor for assistance. 

 
Typical location
  C:\Windows\System32\

 
Issued By
  mmc.exe

 
OS
  Windows Vista

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  Microsoft Corporation    
 
   
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Most new systems today no longer include modem hardware, and this problem may indicate no modem exists in the system. If you really need to install a modem, you'll need the hardware installed before installing the drivers.

 
   
 
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  FaultWire Staff
Posted: 11-Dec-2009
 
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Last update: 11-Dec-2009 11:39 am