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Windows XP Media Center Remote control wont work anymore


The remote control that came with my Gateway GM5094E will no longer work (yes the remote works, has new batteries and the green light is lit, showing that its transmitting a signal) I used it so rarely, Im not sure if it was the wireless internet router, or some windows update that did it. But it no longer works, so I looked in Device Manager, and I found something called 1394 Net Adapter, it has red X through it, and even if I enable it, the remote still doesnt work. There is also a Yellow ? that says Other Devices, still havent figured out what that is either, but it wasnt always in there.

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Re: Windows XP Media Center Remote control wont work...

Gud day,

ok the red X says it was disabled and yellow ? is an unknown device...

if you have done a windows update previously thst might have caused it...

you could try a system restore where you can restore your system from previous setting,in which your remote still also uninstall some windows update..i think...

hope this helps


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